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Read Cambridge Companions ebooks online on Android Tablet

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x It is not possible to read ebooks from Cambridge Companions online using your device's web browser.

However, it is possible to download a section of the ebook to read on your device. Please see the guidance below.


Download Cambridge Companions ebooks on Android Tablet

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!Firefox iconYou will need to use the Firefox web browser in order to download from Cambridge Companions online. This is available for free from the Google Play Store. All other browsers are unsuccessful.


On a tablet device, clicking on the title of a Cambridge Companions Collection ebook in Library Search opens an interstitial record page. To open the ebook tap Full Text Online under Availability at the bottom of this page to log in and go to the ebook details page on the Cambridge Companions Collection site.

Library Search eBook info page

Or from the book's Catalogue record, tap Click here to access the e-resource to log in and go to the ebook details page on the Cambridge Companions Collection site.


The Cambridge Companion ebook details page will be displayed

Cambridge Companions eBook table of contents

To download you must tap the Read PDF link to the right of the section or chapter title.

Cambridge Companions "Read PDF" link

The download will begin automatically.

Android download notification

Once the download has completed, swipe down the notification bar from the top left of the screen and tap the downloaded eBook section.

Android download list

Select Adobe Reader from the list of apps to open the downloaded ebook section.

Android "Complete action" app list

The ebook chapter or section will open in Adobe Reader.

Opened eBook

To re-access at any point, open the Adobe Reader app, select Documents from the menu on the left hand side, and tap the ebook to reopen.

Adobe Reader file list