Skip to Questions

Ask-A-Librarian - Need help? Just Ask!

Q

How do I return an e-book?

Last Updated: Jun 20, 2017  |  72 Views

Was this helpful? 0   0
A

Answer

If you have been reading an eBook in your browser and have not downloaded it, you don't need to return it. Once you close the window, you will no longer be accessing it. It will be available to other users shortly, and you don't need to do anything else.

If you have downloaded an eBook, the process varies slightly depending on if you are using an app on your phone or tablet, or if you are reading it on your computer.

To return an eBook using Adobe Digital Editions:

  1. Open Adobe Digital Editions.
  2. Go to your personal library.
  3. Select the book you want to return.
  4. Right-click and choose "Return Borrowed Item." The book will be returned and removed from your library.

To return an eBook using the EBSCO eBooks app:

  1. Select Bookshelf in the menu at the bottom of the screen.
  2. Tap the View icon in the upper-right of the screen.
  3. Tap the icon to the right of the eBook title in the list.
  4. Tap the Return Item button.

You can always just wait for your checkout period to expire. EBooks will have a checkout period of between 1 and 14 days.

If you need more help with eBooks, please call the research help desk at 470-578-6325 (Kennesaw) or 470-578-7471 (Marietta). 

Answered by Ashley DupuyBookmark and Share

Other Answers / Comments (0)

    More Ways to Ask

    Walk in green person picture
    Walk-In Help:
    Monday-Friday 9AM-5PM
    Ground Floor Library, G16 (Kennesaw)
    First Floor Library, C125 (Marietta)
    appointment calendar picture
    Research Appointment:
    Schedule Appointment
    (72 Hours Advance Notice)
    phone
    Call Us:
    Monday-Friday 9AM-5PM
    470-578-6325 (Kennesaw)
    470-578-7471 (Marietta)
    text
    Via SMS:
    TXT your question
    to 770-983-6547

    Live Chat

     

    Browse by Popular Topics

    Archives  –  Books  –  Circulation Policy  –  Citation  –  Computers  –  D2L Brightspace  –  Databases  –  Digital Commons  –  Directional  –  Electronic Books  –  Employment  –  Faculty Services  –  GIL Express  –  Government Documents  –  Interlibrary Loan  –  Library Catalog  –  Library Instruction  –  Library Policy  –  Locations  –  Microfilm  –  Newspapers  –  Passwords  –  Printing  –  Publishing  –  Reference  –  RefWorks  –  Repository  –  Research Guides  –  Research Help  –  Reserves  –  Services  –  Study Rooms  –  Technology  –  Testing  –  TRAC  –  Visitors  
    View All Topics

    Related content from Research Guides