After searching or browsing for a book to download, see example below.
Step 1: Download from BARD
If using mouse, left click on link "Download Boone: A Biography, DB72203" (indicated in the screenshot below). If using the keyboard, tab to "Download Boone: A Biography, DB72203," then press Enter on keyboard.
The File Download window will then open.
Step 2: File Download
In the File Download window, choose Save (highlighted in the screenshot below) or Alt + S. Do NOT choose Open.
Step 3: Choose where to save the book
In this example, using the "Save in" menu, or clicking on the Desktop icon on the left, the BARD user is about to save the book to the Desktop.
Step 4: Download Complete
Note that the book's file name contains book information such as author, title and book number. The book is saved as a Compressed (zipped) Folder.
A screenshot of the "Download Complete" window; the green bar indicates that the zipped book (The Battle of New Market, by William C. Davis) has finished downloading. Choose Close when finished.