Lab Girl Download Instructions

Domestic Student Download Instuctions

Syracuse University is pleased to offer all new first-year and transfer students a complimentary, Amazon Kindle version of “Lab Girl.”

This book can be read on any device with the free Kindle app for iPhone, iPad, Android phones and tablets, PC, Mac, and on Kindle readers and Fire tablets.  If you do not already have the Kindle app installed on your device, learn more on downloading the app easily here . If you experience any difficulty downloading your copy, visit Kindle Support.

A unique link to the book has been sent to you by the Office of First-Year and Transfer Programs. If you have more than one Amazon account, make sure you are signed in to your primary account when you open the link. The deadline for you to download your copy is Monday, September 9.

 

Please note: by downloading this book, you will be submitting your data to Amazon. Syracuse University has not made any special provisions for data protection in line with University policies. If you would prefer a hard copy of the book, they will be available for free in the Syracuse University Bookstore.

International Student Download Instructions

In order to redeem your link for a complimentary copy of “Lab Girl”, you will need an Amazon account with a U.S. billing address. If you already have an Amazon account with a US based account, proceed to download your book with the instructions above. For those without an Amazon account or an account based in another country, please find additional instructions below

If you do not have an Amazon account

If you do not already have an Amazon.com account with a US billing address, you’ll need to start by first creating an account by visiting this link.  Note that you do not have to enter a credit card number in order to create an account. However, you do need to have a US “billing address.”

  1. If you are living on campus, you can use your residence hall address, which can be found online here.
  2. If you do not know your Syracuse address yet, please enter this address: 820 Comstock Avenue, Syracuse, NY 13244. When you know your real address, you can go into your account information screen and replace this address with your actual address.

If you already have an Amazon.com account with a non-US billing address

If your Amazon account has a billing address outside the United States, you will need to change the country of record following these instructions:

  • Sign into your Amazon Account
  • Go to your Accounts and List dropdown
  • Select Content and Devices
  • Click on the Settings Tab
  • Click on Country Settings
  • Change
  • Update your address to a US Based address

Please note: by downloading this book, you will be submitting your data to Amazon. Syracuse University has not made any special provisions for data protection in line with University policies. If you would prefer a hard copy of the book, they will be available for free in the Syracuse University Bookstore.