Using E-books

Downloading Your Purchase

  1. Login to (see the "My Account" link at the top of your screen).
    Once logged in, you will be taken to your dashboard.
  2. Select My Downloadable Products from the Navigation menu on the right side of the screen.
    If you have purchased downloadable files, you will see a list of all purchased items.
  3. In the Title column locate the item you wish to download.
  4. Right-click on the appropriate file type (Kindle, Kobo, etc.) and select "Save Link As..." or "Save File As..." to download the file.

Watch a video demonstration of how to download an e-book from



Loading E-books onto Your Device

E-books can be read on a variety of devices, or directly on your computer. To get e-books from UCRD  on your e-reader, you will need to connect the reader via USB cable to your computer

For Kindle (MOBI)

Simply connect your Kindle e-reader to your computer and copy the MOBI file to the “Documents” folder on your device. For more information see loading a digital file onto a Kindle. Or watch a video demonstration.

For Kobo (EPUB)

Simply connect your Kobo e-reader to your computer and copy the epub file to the “Digital Editions” folder on your device. Watch a video demonstration.

Apple Devices (tablet or smart phone)

Watch a video demonstration. Please note that if you do not have a computer in addition to an Apple device, it is easiest to download UCPH e-books directly from iBooks.

Android Devices (tablet or smart phone)

Watch a video demonstration. Please note that connecting your device to your computer is not required with an Android device.

Reading E-books on Your Computer

Your device may have come with its own software, or, if you don't have a device, you can download software to read e-book files on your computer. Please see the list below for some suggestions: