Is sharing ebooks illegal?
Under Copyright law, it is illegal to distribute copies of this eTextbook, even if you are not being paid for it. This has happened before, and it is similar to the file sharing music cases.
Can you send an ebook to someone else?
Head to Amazon and find the Kindle version of the book you want to gift. Then click the “Give as Gift” button. You can choose to e-mail the e-book gift to the recipient with a future delivery date, or print out a voucher (which you can then place in a greeting card).
Here’s how to do it:
- Log into your Amazon account as you normally would, and head to the Manage Your Content and Devices page.
- Click the Actions button next to the book or magazine title you want to loan. Select Loan this title.
- Enter the recipient’s email address and an optional message.
- Click Send now.
Can 2 people read the same ebook?
Multiple people can use the same account by sharing the ID of the account and the password. This means two people can each read the same book on their own Kindles, even though only one of them has bought it.
Can you lend iBooks to friends?
ibooks (and other content) are tied to your account, and there isn’t currently a way to lend (or copy/transfer) them to another account – so unless your friend has access to your account then no, you can’t lend it.
Can I send a book from my Kindle to someone else?
Share eligible Kindle books for up to 14 days with your friends or family. During the loan period, you’re not able to read the loaned book. Go to the Manage Your Content and Devices and locate the title you’d like to loan. … Select Send now and a book loan notification is sent to the recipient.
Great news, Google Classroom users! You can now share OverDrive titles and collections directly to Google Classroom. Anyone with access to OverDrive Marketplace can sign in and share titles right away, expanding the reach of your school’s OverDrive ebooks and audiobooks.
Can you gift someone a book on Kindle?
Gifters can choose a book in the Kindle Store, and send give the e-book as a gift by simply inserting the recipient’s email address. Recipients can redeem the gift in the Kindle Store to read on any Kindle or free Kindle app.
Family members in your Amazon Household can access more eBooks and other digital content through Family Library. Family Library helps you share digital content with the eligible family members added in your Amazon Household. You can link two adult Amazon accounts to share eBooks, audiobooks, apps and games.
Google Play Family Libraries
- Log into Google Play from your desktop.
- Go to Account.
- Select Family.
- Select the Sign up for Family Library link and follow the instructions to invite family members.