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Creative Writing

Online Resources





The library doesn't just offer physical books; there is also an online eBooks catalog. The eBook catalog offers a huge selection of books that can be downloaded onto a device or you can read it online.


A list of books about creative writing are towards the bottom of the page.




Ebooks on Creative Writing

Finding eBooks

  • Start search on the homepage of the library's website.

  • Select the " Books & Media" tab above the search bar

  • Type in the name of the book or the subject that you wish to search. In this case, the search term can be " creative writing" or " fiction writing" and so on.

  • On the left column of the search page, under " Refine My Results" and click "Available online" under the Availability option. This would limit the results to only online resources.








  • When you find the book that you are interested in, click on the title of the book then click the link below it.




  • The link will take you to the ebook (SFC username and password is needed)




  • On the book page, you can click " Read Online" and start reading the book right away.


Download an eBook

  • Adobe Digital EditionsDownload Adobe Digital Editions (free) and install.
  • Create a free Adobe ID account. (required)
  • Find the ebook you want to download and sign in with your SFC username and password.
  • Step 1 Choose DeviceClick on the Full Download link.
  • Select "Laptop Desktop" and click "Continue".




  • Step 2If you successfully downloaded and installed Adobe Digital Editions, click "Done with this step".
  • Step 3 DownloadSelect download period, and choose between EPUB or PDF format.
  • Click "Download Your Book".



  • Pocket Book Reader (android) Download an ebook reader app on your device. This will give you more functionality than reading the ebook in Adobe Digital Editions (ie. annotations, bookmarks, customize format etc).
  • Note: The app must be compatible with Adobe DRM. We recommend Pocket Book Reader.

Step 1:

  • Step 1 Choose DeviceClick on the "Full Download" link.
  • Select your device (iOS or Android) and click "Continue".

Step 2:

  • Step 2 Ebook DownloadIf you already downloaded the Adobe Digital Editions app (and your ebook reader app if you are using one), click "Done with this step".


Step 3:

  • Step 3 Select format and download BookSelect download period and format (EPUB is recommended for mobile and tablet), then click "Download Your Book".