Pour utiliser ebooks.lu, il faut :

1. Register with one of the 13 partner libraries offering the ebooks.lu service

To be able to borrow ebooks, you will first need to register with one of the 13 partner libraries offering the ebooks.lu service. Please see www.ebooks.lu for the list of libraries to contact. Once registered, you will receive a library card and password to access resources.

Attention: Si vous êtes déjà inscrit dans une des bibliothèques participantes (excepté la Bibliothèque nationale), vous devez tout de même contacter votre bibliothèque pour demander un accès au service ebooks.lu. L’activation de votre compte lecteur sera effective au plus tard 24 après votre démarche.

2. Create an Adobe ID

Please go to https://accounts.adobe.com and create a user account. This account will allow you to view ebooks on different devices during the loan period (e.g. on tablets, smartphones and PCs).

If you already have an Adobe ID, please go straight to step 3.

3. Download and install a reader app

Regardless of the device you use, you will need to install a reader app to view the ebooks you have borrowed.

If you want to read ebooks on your PC, you will need to install Adobe Digital Editions that can be downloaded for free via www.ebooks.lu.

If you want to read ebooks on your tablet or smartphone, you will need to visit the Apple App Store (iOS) or Google Play (Android) and download Bluefire Reader. Once you have installed the app, then you authorise it with your Adobe ID.

Comment utiliser ebooks.lu ?

1. Find and download ebooks

Sign in to www.a-z.lu with your library card. Here you can find all your favourite ebooks.

Click on the “Digital library” tab, right above thesearch panel.

Enter your search terms (e.g. the book’s title).

Once you have located the ebook in the list ofsearch results, click on “Get this online”.

2. View ebooks

If you are using a PC, please download the ebook and use Adobe Digital Editions to view it.

If you are using a tablet or smartphone, please download the ebook and use Bluefire Reader to view it.

3. Renew a loan or return an ebook

Ebooks can be borrowed for 14 days. When this period ends, it will no longer be possible to open the ebook in your reader. If you haven’t finished reading the ebook, you are able to renew your loan – unless someone has reserved it.

You are also able to return ebooks at any time, e.g. if you finish reading them before the loan period ends.