Create a Free Ebsco Account by going to eBook Collection or any other Ebsco database. At top right of Ebsco page you will see "Sign In" . Click on Sign In on the Ebsco database page to create a free Ebsco Account.
Create a Free Adobe ID Account. Google Adobe ID and click on sign in to the get link to sign up.
Download to your device Bluefire Reader. (These first 3 steps only have to be completed One Time. Checking out books to devices after the three steps will be easier from now on!)
If you are off campus you will need to enter your 14-digit Shasta College Library card number (without the spaces)
Search for a book
Click on the title of the book you would like to download
Select Download (Offline)
If will be given option to Checkout & Download
NOTE if you do not have an eBook Reader already on your device it is recommended that you Download the Bluefire Reader FREE by clicking on the link Download from the App Store for iPhone or Bluefire Reader is recommended for iPad. If you are having trouble navigate to the App Store and manually search for Bluefire Reader and download.
Once the App is downloaded, open it and you will need to authorize with an Adobe ID
If you do not have one then click on Create a free Adobe ID
Now you will be taken to your BlueFire library
Navigate back to Safari to Checkout & Download the book
After Selecting Checkout & Download click on Go to Checkouts folder
Select Download (Offline) then Download
Select open in... Open in Bluefire
The App will automatically open and you can select Read Now to open the eBook
Librarian's Hint: Swipe to the left to navigate to the next page in the book