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PSY 1407 Developmental: Adult & Older Adult: eBooks

This guide covers resources available through the Alvin Sherman Library that provide information on descriptive psychopathology and research on the etiology, epidemiology, and dynamics and diversity issues of major adult and aged pathologic syndromes.

Downloading eBooks

What do you need to download an entire ebook using the NSU databases?

1. A device that supports Adobe Digital Editions or Bluefire Reader. Ebooks can be downloaded to iPads, PCs and several types of ereaders including a NOOK and Sony ereader. (Not sure if your device supports these applications? Check here.)

2. An Alvin Sherman Library library card or Sharklink ID to use the NSU databases.

3. Adobe Digital Editions or Bluefire Reader. Adobe Digital Editions is a free program that allows you to load the entire ebook for viewing and transfer it to a device. If you want to download to an ipad (or Apple device) you will want to download the Bluefire Reader application or the database specific application.

4. Create a free account with the ebook database(s). Both eBook Central and EBSCO ebooks allow you to download ebooks. You will need to create a free account for each database to be able to send the ebook to Adobe Digital Editions or Bluefire. Instructions to create an account are located in the box below.

If you have questions about downloading eBooks, explore the library guide dedicated specifically to eBooks, e.g. watch short Video Tutorials.

Contact the Reference Desk if you need more help: refdesk@nova.edu, 954 262 4613

eBook Collections

Selected Adult and Older Adult Development eBooks