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Saving Notes on EBSCO eBooks

The Notetaking feature assists with your research by allowing you to take notes on eBooks and save them to your My EBSCOhost folder for later viewing.

Notetaking is available on both PDF and EPUB format eBooks.

To use the Notetaking feature in EBSCOhost:

  1. In the eBook Viewer, click My Notes at the top of the column on the left.

  2. Click the + New Note button that appears in the Notes area. If there are existing notes, they appear in a list in the Notes area.

    creating notes on ebooks

    Note: Click the Sign In link in the top toolbar to save your note to your personal My EBSCOhost folder account.

  3. Enter your note text in the field provided and click the Save button. You can adjust how the text appears in your note using the Bold, Italics, and Underline buttons above the text field.

    enter note text in field

  4. Your saved note appears in the Notes list.

    edit or delete note links

  5. You can sort your saved notes by Date or the Page number on which they appear.

  6. Click a note in the list to reveal the available options for the note.

    • Click the Book icon to view the eBook page the note is saved on.

    • Click the Pencil icon to edit the note text.

    • Click the Printer icon to print the note.

    • Click the Trashcan icon to remove the note.

  7. Click Contents at the top of the column to return to the Table of Contents.