Download Library E-Books

The Bailey Library provides students and faculty access to 135,000 e-books, the majority of which are licensed from Ebrary. These e-books are readable on a web browser, while many are downloadable on most computing devices and e-readers. The download limit is 10 e-books at a time for 14 days.

To download an Ebrary e-book to your PC/Mac/laptop:

  1. Install the free Adobe Digital Editions reader from http://www.adobe.com/products/digital-editions.html?promoid=DTEIO on your computer.
  2. Point your computer browser to the Bailey Library’s Ebrary site, http://site.ebrary.com/lib/washtenaw, and log in with your WCC netID and password.
  3. Search for an e-book and click Download.
  4. Choose Laptop/Desktop.
  5. Download your book and Open file.
  6. Read the e-book in the Adobe Digital Editions reader on your computer.

To download an Ebrary e-book to your iPad or Android device:

  1. Download the free Bluefire reader app from the App store or Google Play on your iPad or Android device.
  2. Open the Bluefire reader on your device and follow the instructions to create a free Adobe ID to authorize the use of the reader.
  3. Point your device browser to the Bailey Library’s Ebrary site, http://site.ebrary.com/lib/washtenaw, and log in with your WCC netID and password.
  4. Search for an e-book and click Download.
  5. Choose iOS or Android.
  6. Download your book.
  7. Read the e-book in the Bluefire reader on your device.

If you have any questions, please contact the Bailey Library at libs1@wccnet.edu or 973-3431.

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