eBook Policies


eBook/eText Restrictions

  • Our eBooks and eTexts are intended for individual use only.  We do not currently provide eBooks/eTexts to libraries for shared use.
  • Most of our eBooks/eTexts allow the user to print/copy 20 pages of text in a 24 hour period with a maximum of 40 pages printed/copied for the lifetime of the book.


  • eBooks and eTexts are not refundable.

Using our eBooks and eTexts    (what's the difference?)


  • To read our DRM-protected ebooks on a Mac or PC, Adobe Digital Editions reader software must be downloaded and installed.
  • Other devices, such as tablets, require different reader software.
  • Full instructions for all supported devices are on our Downloading eBooks page, which also contains information about assistive technologies for the visually impaired.
  • Please note that Adobe Reader/Acrobat software does not open our eBooks.

Access to eBooks

  • eBooks purchased directly from this website can be accessed immediately after completing your purchase, and can be read subject to the installation of the appropriate reader software for your device/computer.
  • Your emailed receipt will also contain links to instructions.
  • Once purchased, access to download your eBook is available 24/7 by logging into your account and selecting the eBooks tab on your My Account page.


  • To read our eTexts, you need only an internet connection and a web browser.
  • On purchase completion, you will be emailed an access code, along with a URL and instructions for how to access your eText.
  • Full instructions for accessing eTexts

Questions? Contact Us.