Keyword searching is a more flexible way of searching. Try a keyword search for your topic word, but keep it simple - just a word or two. Results of a keyword search for heredity. When keyword searching, you can also limit your search by language, material type, or location in the library.
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First, download Adobe Digital Editions to your computer. Adobe Digital Editions is a free software program that is required to download entire e-books from ebrary. It handles the digital rights management for the e-book; monitors the download-time-period and causes the e-book to become unreadable after the indicated time period. In addition to downloading Adobe Digital Editions, you must create an Adobe ID if you do not already have one.
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