Some ebooks provided by the Carthage Library require setup of an account and download of a reader. Adobe Digital Editions is one of those ebook vendors.
There are two ways available for creating an Adobe ID. First, there are instructions at this link: https://helpx.adobe.com/x-productkb/global/adobe-id-account-change.html#topic-2
Otherwise, it can be done in the following three steps from Adobe Digital Editions.
- Click the "Help" menu at the top of the program and then click "Authorize Computer."
- Click "Create Adobe ID" next to the "eBook Vendor" dropdown.
- Fill out the information in the webpage that pops up and select "Sign Up."
- (Optional) You can then authorize the copy of Adobe Digital Editions using the email and password you just registered.