Bluefire Reader, the recommended reading app for downloaded eBooks and eBook chapters, allows you to take notes and export them* when you are done with the eBook.
*Make sure to export your annotations before the checkout period expires.*
For the eBook you wish to view, click the eBook Full Text link
Go to the eBook chapter/section you wish to read on your Kindle reader.
Click on the printer icon in the Tools column to the right of the eBook Full Text Viewer pane.
You will be given several options of pages to convert to PDF. Note the page limit at the top.
Make your selection then click the Print PDF button
Select the Save File option to save the PDF to your computer.
Note the PDF filename: ebscohost.pdf
Go to the folder on your computer where the PDF was saved. This is typically the Downloads folder.
1. Right-click on the PDF file
2. On the menu that appears, click Send to Kindle
A box will popup with options for delivering the PDF to your Kindle reader.
After you have made your selections, click the Send button to upload the PDF to your Kindle reader.
**Tip: Rename the PDF file so you can easily identify it on your Kindle reader at a later time.**
In this example, the PDF was delivered to the Kindle app on my iPhone.
The PDF will be loaded to your Kindle Library, where you can access it whenever you choose.
This example is taken from the Kindle app on my iPhone.
When you have located an eBook you want to download, click the Download This eBook (Offline) link
You will be prompted to Sign to your My EBSCOhost account.
If you have not already created a My EBSCOhost account, you can select Create a new Account. Once you have created an account, you can continue the process of checking out the eBook.
Once you login:
The Bluefire Reader app should automatically launch and prompt you to view your Library or begin reading the eBook.
For the eBook you wish to view, first click the Read Online button
Go to the eBook chapter you wish to download, then click the Print button at the top:
Mark the eBook chapter you wish to download, then click the Print Selected Pages button.
Note the Summary information near the top, which notifies you of your print allowance. Once you have downloaded your chapter, the number of pages you just downloaded will be subtracted from your print allowance.
Once the PDF opens, Save the PDF to your computer.
Make sure to give the PDF an identifiable filename and save it in an easily accessible file location (such as your Desktop), so you can retrieve it at the next step:
Go to the folder on your computer where the PDF was saved. Right-click the PDF and click Send to Kindle from the dropdown menu:
Select which device you want the PDF delivered to and click the Send button:
The PDF will be loaded to your Kindle Library, where you can access it whenever you choose:
Click the Read Online button beneath the book cover image.
Click the Download tab, located to the left of the reading pane.
The eBook should immediately open in the Bluefire Reader app.