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Audiobooks: Downloading Audiobooks from EBSCO

This guide will assist users in finding and downloading audiobooks from the MATC Library.

Steps to download an audiobook

Download/check out the audiobook

Sign in/Create an EBSCO account

Download App on device

Audiobook Collections @ MATC Libraries

Step 1 : Download/check out the audiobook

screenshot of audiobook search result


In your search results, click on the "Check Out" link to begin the checkout process or...


screenshot of audiobook detailed record


 on the title to go to a detailed record which will give you more information about the book such as reviews, etc. 

screenshot to place an audiobook on hold






If the audiobook is already checked out, you can place a hold on it so you can download when it becomes available. Enter your e-mail address in the field provided and click the Place Hold button.

The audiobook is placed in the Holds area of your My EBSCOhost Folder. When the audiobook is available, you are notified via the e-mail address you provided and the audiobook appears in the Checkouts area of your folder.

Step 2 : Create an EBSCOhost account

screenshot to create an EBSCO accountThe following screen will appear, prompting you to sign into your EBSCO account. If you have an account already, just sign in, if not, click on "Create a new Account."

If you created an account already to check out ebooks, you can use the same account for audiobooks.

Step 3: Download App on device

EBSCO audiobook app iconDownload and  install the EBSCO audiobook app from the iTunes or Google Play stores to your device.

Once you have downloaded the app, open it up on your device and sign in with the EBSCO account username and password that you created.

Click on the "Download" button. Once the book is downloaded, click on "Play."

EBSCO Audiobooks Tutorial