The students and staff of Oamk have borrowing rights to Ellibs e-books.
Ellibs login requires Haka authentication with Oamk user name and password. A permission is asked for transferring the username to be used in Ellibs Library.
Ellibs e-books can also be accessed remotely from home.
E-books cannot be printed, saved permanently, or reserved. The loan periods vary depending on the purchase model. An electronic book will be downloaded into the hard disc of the computer in use and it will be readable during the whole loan period. Some of the books are available for reading in browser as well.
Adobe Digital Editions (ADE) reader program is activated for use with an Adobe ID.
If you do not have an Adobe ID, you can select the "I want to Authorize my computer without an ID"option.
With an Adobe ID account, various reader programs will identify you as the same user, and you can use this ID to transfer reading rights from device to device. The Adobe ID can be created on the Adobe website.
When the loan period has expired, you cannot read the book any longer, and it will be available for borrowing to others. If you want to return the book before the loan period expires, you can return the book in Adobe Digital Editions.
The computer used for reading Ellibs e-books must contain Adobe Digital Editions (ADE). ADE can be installed and used free of charge.
If ADE installation does not open automatically when you are trying to borrow an Ellibs e-book, you can find installation instructions on Ellibs web page.
Solutions to some downloading problems are to be found on the Ellibs web page at as well as instructions for downloading and operating Adobe Digital Edition software.
Ellibs books can also be read on a mobile device. You will need a reader app, such as Adobe Digital Editions or Aldiko.
Ellibs app can also be used with Oamk Ellibs collection, then you do not need a reader app. You can download the Ellips app for iOS or Android in your own application store (App Store/Google Play).