How do I read and print from an Askews Holts e-book I have found in Primo?

To read an ebook from Askews & Holts

  • Sign in to Primo before conducting any search for Online Resources.
  • Find the book that you want to read in Primo, click Online access then click the ebook link. in this case: Askews & Holts:

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  • A new window will take you to the ebook. Click Read Online 

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  • Or click Download for offline reading.
  • Please note that to read eBooks on your PC, Mac, or mobile device you must have already loaded suitable reader software and registered with Adobe: Install Adobe Digital Editions

To listen online using Read&Write screen reader:

  • First install the extension Read&Write for ChromeEdge or Firefox if you do not already have it
  • The first time you use the extension you will need to click Microsoft and sign in using your Aberystwyth University account details
  • Open the Ebook Central ebook
  • Click Settings in the top right-hand corner
  • Click Profile
  • Select Enable Accessibility Mode and then Save Changes
  • Return to the Ebook Central ebook and click the Read&Write extension symbol to make the toolbar visible

To Print from an Askews & Holts e-book

  • In order to comply with copyright law, the publisher will only allow you to print a certain percentage of the e-book.
  • Select Print from the tool bar

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  • A message will appear to say how many pages you could print from the book.

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  • Enter the page numbers you want to print, then click on Print. Make sure printer name BlackandWhite on is selected, then click OK

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  • Your selected pages should be ready to print.




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