The Dawsonera website will work with all currently supported versions of:
- Microsoft Edge
The website may not work as well with older versions of these browsers. For your security you should be using the latest versions browser.
Managed User Access
Some publishers restrict the number of the people who can look at an ebook at the same time. If the limit for a particular title is reached, you will see the text 'Add to queue'
If you want to be added to the queue, so that you are able to read when it becomes available, click on Add to queue and enter your email address. You will be notified by email when the book is available.
When you add your email address you should see the text 'In queue'.
The same publishers will also restrict the amount of time that you can look at an ebook - usually two hours maximum.
The information section of a book information page should tell you whether is a book has Managed User Access restrictions
To download and read Dawsonera ebooks on your device,,, you need to install Adobe Digital Editions. This is a list of all devices that support Adobe Digital Editions
This is the Dawsonera help page. It contains
- Frequently Asked Questions
- Tutorial Videos
This is the Dawsonera accessibility statement which gives information on:
- Accessibility standards compliance
- Assistive Technology that works with the platform
This is the Adobe Digital Editions help page, which contains answers to the most frequently asked questions about the software
Kortext is an alternative platform with better accessibility features. More information on Kortext can be found on the Dawsonera website.