eBooks at Wilfrid Laurier University Press

Please note that we do not accept orders on our Web site from customers outside of the U.S. and Canada. Check here for information on ordering from other countries.

WLU Press printed books and ebooks are sold online through UTP Distribution via Moneris Solutions. The final credit card screen will take you to the U of T Press Distribution/Moneris Solutions page which is a secure site for credit card processing.

You will receive an online receipt and an e-mail receipt for your credit card payment. Canadian orders are billed in Canadian dollars and all other orders are billed in U.S. dollars.

If your order includes one or more eBooks, the download link(s) will appear on the receipt page, following the credit card payment.


Epubs that are purchased on the WLU Press website contain digital rights management (DRM) protection that restricts items from being shared with others. The DRM for WLU Press epubs is handled by Adobe Digital Editions. To view purchased epubs through our site you must first install Adobe Digital Editions and activate an Adobe ID. There is no charge to do so.

Adobe Digital Editions ensures that your epubs are not locked on one computer or device. They are assigned to you through an Adobe ID and can be viewed on any compatible device activated with your Adobe ID. This means your purchased epub can be viewed on your desktop, laptop, tablet, or mobile device but only if your Adobe ID is activated before purchase. Note your Adobe ID (email address and Click here for Adobe Digital Editions FAQ

Once you have an Adobe ID, you still need a reading application if you are using a tablet or mobile phone. We recommend BlueFire Reader which also uses Adobe ID. Click here for instructions on using BlueFire Reader < http://www.bluefirereader.com/>

Device Specific Instructions

Once you have purchased the book and have the download link, open the eBook with Adobe Digital Editions.

Open Safari as your browser. Chrome will not work. Download BlueFire Reader and authorize it with your Adobe ID. Once you have purchased the book and have the download link, it will appear on your Bluefire Reader.

Other Ebook Vendors

In addition to the epubs available on our website, Wilfrid Laurier University Press has more than 300 epubs available for purchase through several ebook vendors including the following:

Amazon Kindle
Apple iBooks
Barnes & Noble.s Nook
Baker & Taylor.s Blio
Ebooks Corporation
Google Play
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Ebook Access for and through Libraries

Over 350 ebooks and chapters are available to university and public libraries and library patrons through a variety of distributors with varying platforms as follows:
Baker & Taylor
Canadian Electronic Library
Scholar’s Portal
University Press Content Consortium (Project Muse)