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Downloading eBooks: Credo Reference

This guide will help you find, search and download eBooks from the library's online academic collection of eBooks.


Credo Reference is an information skills solutions provider that serves libraries worldwide. Credo promotes knowledge building, problem solving and critical thinking to give people the information skills necessary for success throughout their academic, professional and personal lives.

Credo, founded in the U.K. under the name of Xrefer, has helped colleges, universities and public libraries successfully educate students and patrons since 1999, headquartered in Boston, MA, USA and maintain an office in the U.K.

Video: Basic Search on Credo Reference

Download / Print

Yes, you can download and print pages from Credo Reference.


Search background information in Credo Reference Tutorial by St. Thomas University Library & Archives

Downloading and printing

You can download a chapter from a reference book from Credo Reference. See the screenshot below: 


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Though the library is physically closed, Research Databases containing Articles, eBooks and Videos are available to our students, faculty and staff 24/7.

To access the databases, enter your 14-digit library barcode number located on the back of your college ID/ library card when prompted.  No college ID or library card? Use your myLoneStar username and password by clicking the link below the barcode login when prompted before entering a database.

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