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.
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.
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. … Select the Actions button then select Loan this title on your eligible title. Enter the recipient’s personal email address and optional message then select Send.
Can I transfer Kindle books to another account?
No you can’t transfer from one device to another. All your books are stored in the cloud though, so ALL YOU NEED TO DO IS REGISTER THE NEW DEVICE TO THE SAME AMAZON ACCOUNT AS THE OLD ONE! … If you copy books from kindle to computer via USB, those copies will NOT transfer and open properly on another device!
How do I know if I can lend a Kindle book?
You can tell if a book is eligible for lending on the book’s detail page – just scroll down to the “Product Details” section on the Kindle book page. There is a bold-faced legend called “Lending:” and it will tell you if the lending feature is enabled (it’s in the “Product Details” section.
How do I send an ebook to my Kindle?
Attach the file to an email, send it to your Kindle’s email address (with any subject, and nothing in the body of the email), and it should appear on your Kindle shortly. You can also drag and drop the file onto your Kindle if you attach the device to your PC with a USB cable.
How do I make my library ebooks forever?
The trick is super simple. Before OverDrive reaches back through the ether to reclaim their content, throw your device into airplane mode. This works for any ereader, tablet, or smartphone.
Can I lend an ibook to a friend?
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.