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Resource guide for electronic books, audiobooks, and magazines

Ebooks, Audiobooks, eMagazines via the Air Force Portal

Log into the AFP (register for an AF Portal account if you don't have one), and then select the “Library & Resources” tab from the menu/navigation bar.
Databases providing downloadable eBooks and Audiobooks:

  • EBSCO eBooks & Audiobooks
  • OverDrive Digital Media -- eBooks, Audiobooks (Music and Videos available also)
  • RBdigital eBooks, Audiobooks, Magazines (formerly Zinio, includes: Atlantic Monthly, Aviation History, Climbing, Economist, Flying, Plane & Pilot, Wired, Yoga, and more)
  • OverDrive:  Stop by the Library Service Desk to create your OverDrive Assigned account or login to the library's homepage to view Online Resource Registration instructions. If you need help installing the OverDrive app, visit Getting started with the OverDrive app 
  • Note: RBdigital eBooks, Audiobooks, & Magazines require using the AFP access key/code provided before you can establish your account (After you have registered, you may install "RBdigital" from the app store on your personal device; RBdigital tips, & video info). 

For mobile device & app information:  EBSCO Audiobooks  |  EBSCO eBooks  |  OverDrive Help page

Please visit the library Service Desk or call 719-333-4406 if you have questions.

ProQuest Ebook Central and EBSCO eBooks & Audiobooks VIDEO TUTORIALS

Create an account while connected to USAFA's networks and then access ProQuest EBook Central on your mobile device from anywhere! View additional video tips: Ebook Central | EBook Central Guide: Full Download  Call 333-4406/4664 if you have any questions.


EBSCO eBooks & Audiobooks Video Tutorials (6)

**If you have created an EBSCO folder account, you will be able to read eBooks using the mobile-friendly version of the EBSCOhost site without downloading an eBook reader app.  Follow this guide's "EDS Remote Access" instructions to create your folder account!!** 


The guide boxes: "eBook Collections" and "eBooks Collections (Open Source / Free Access)" are copied from the library's History Subject Guide-Finding Books page:   http://usafa.libguides.com/history/books. Please visit the page for other eBook resources.

eBook Collections

Find eBooks with EDS

Use the library’s search engine, EBSCO Discovery Service (EDS) and refine results to eBooks.

Streaming Video

eBook Collections (Open Source / Free Access)

Need help? Ask Us!

•  E-maillibinfo@usafa.edu
•  Phone:  719-333-4406/4664
•  In person:  Library Service Desk Hours
•  Text/Chat:  LibAnswers
•  Meet with a Librarian
•  Reserve a Study Room


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