How Can I Download Books Onto the App?

Explanation

You need to know how to download books using the myON app

Resolution

If the myON app is installed on a tablet or Chromebook and if the device is connected to the internet, there are two ways to download books from the myON.com library:

I.  DOWNLOADING BOOKS FROM WITHIN THE myON APP

1.      Open the myON app by tapping (or clicking) on the icon on the device.

2.      Sign-in as a user on the myON app.

3.      Tap (or click) on the Add Book icon in the app window (the icon varies on devices):

4.      To find a book, either do a “Visual Search” and browse categories or a “Text Search” and enter a word or two related to a book you want to find.

5.      When you find a book you want to download tap (or click) on its icon.

6.      The book information window will open with details about the book.

7.      To download the book, tap on the green Add To… button.

8.      A grey icon with the book title will appear in the app window and a circle or horizontal bar will display the download progress.  When the download is complete, the circle or bar disappears and a portion of the book cover will display in color.

II. DOWNLOADING BOOKS USING myON WITH A WEB BROWSER

1.      Log into myON.com using the web browser on your device.

2.      In the dashboard, click on Library and search for a book as usual.

3.      When you find a book you might want to download tap (or click) on its icon.

4.      The book information window will open with details about the book.

5.      To download the book, tap on the blue Download Book button.

6.      A pop-up prompt will ask: “Open in ‘myON’?”

7.      Choose Open. A grey icon with the book title will appear in the app window, and a circle or horizontal bar will display the download progress.  When the download is complete, the circle or bar disappears and a portion of the book cover will display in color.

What’s Next?

For more information about the myON app, click here.