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EBSCO Academic E-Book Collection at McGovern Library: Create EBSCO Account

Creating a personal My EBSCOhost account

Create a My EBSCOhost Account

In order to download EBSCO eBooks to your computer or mobile device, you must create a My EBSCOhost account. A My EBSCOhost account can be used across all of the EBSCO databases to which McGovern Library subscribes. In addition to downloading eBooks, a My EBSCOhost allows you to save searches to re-run later and save articles to use later.

To create a personal account:

  1. Connect to EBSCOhost and click the “Sign In” link along the top of the page.             


  2. Click “Create one now” near the bottom of the page.

  3. Enter the relevant information and remember your Username and Password.

  4. Use your new Username and Password to log in to My EBSCOhost.

Video - Create Free EBSCO Acct & Personal EBSCO Folder 3 min.13 sec.

View the video and visit the EBSCO Help page on How to Use the My EBSCOHost Folder.

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