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Create an account using your Alverno email address to start using VitalSource textbooks online. View the video for more information.

 

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Check out the Rittenhouse collection of online books, it includes many titles for nursing and the other health sciences. Login using you Alverno username and password.

 

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Create an account to access millions of FREE National Emergency Library online books.

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Android Ebook Central - Download ebooks
EBSCO - Download ebooks from EBSCOhost Mobile
BlueFire
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Kindle Ebook Central - Download ebooks to Kindle Fire, but not the other Kindle devices.
EBSCO - Download ebooks to Kindle Fire, but not the other Kindle devices.
 
Nook Ebook Central - Transfer downloaded ebooks from your computer
EBSCO - Transfer downloaded ebooks from your computer
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Adobe Digital Editions
Kobo (except Vox) Ebook Central - Transfer downloaded ebooks from your computer
EBSCO Transfer downloaded ebooks from your computer
Adobe Digital Editions

 

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Date Updated

3/27/20 DS