Gale Virtual Reference Library eBook Archive Download Instructions

1 BASIC INSTRUCTIONS FOR WINDOWS BASED COMPUTERS: 
    1.) Create a download folder for the archives

    2.) Download the archives files

   

3.) Contents of the archives


2 FAQ - ENABLE DOWNLOADS IN IE 
1.) Open Internet Explorer
2.) Go to the Tools menu and choose Internet Options
3.) Click on the Security tab
4.) Click once on the Internet Icon
5.) Click on the Custom Level button 
6.) Scroll down to "Downloads"
7.) Under the File Download selection, click "enable"
8.) Click OK and OK again to close those windows
9.) Close all Internet Explorer windows and restart for changes to take effect. 
10.) Click on the first link in your notification email to attempt your download. 


3 MACINTOSH INSTRUCTIONS FOR DOWNLOADING EBOOK ARCHIVES AND MARC RECORD:
1.) Click on the first link in your notification email or copy and paste that link into your browser.
2.) After accepting the Terms of Use, follow the instructions on your download page, and click on the button that says: "Download"
3.) Click on the Title to download
4.) An "unhandled file type" dialog prompt will be presented. 
5.) Choose Save as "download.asp"
6.) The download will begin in Download Manager and will show progress while downloading. When that has been completed: 
7.) Double click on the file that was just downloaded. It will be named in an all-number format. 
8.) Open with the Stuff-it expander and choose desktop -- Stuff-it expander will begin extracting files
9.) Stuff-it expander will extract the files to a folder of the same name onto the desktop. 
10.) Go to file open and choose from desktop and click on the new folder that was created.