Program installations needed for e-books
Some e-books can be read online in the browser. Some require program installations in order to work. You may also need these installations to your device if you want to download e-books.
By installing these free programs and getting the ADOBE ID account, you make sure that your computer or your mobile device is ready for the use of e-books. If you want to download Ellibs or Ebook Central e-books to your device, you also need to create your own personal account to those services.
Install the required programs and get an Adobe ID
Adobe Digital Editions
HAMK students and staff, for HAMK computers you can install this program easily from the Software Center.
Adobe ID -tunnus
With the ADOBE ID account you will authorize the reader to your mobile device. You also need Adobe ID for downloading Ellibs e-books (all Ellibs e-books are not available for online reading in the browser).
Bluefire Reader (only for iOS and Android mobile devices)
Authorize the reader program to your device with your Adobe ID account.
Students need FileOpen plug-in in order to access SFS Online standards
HAMK students, for HAMK computers you can install FileOpen Client easily from the Software Center.
Your computer or your mobile device is now ready for the use of e-books.