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Tag Archive for: Checkouts

Download Resources to a Device

How do I download a title to my device? Mackin-hosted resources can be downloaded for offline access. To download a title to your device, open the MackinVIA app on your device and log into MackinVIA. Select the desired title and click/tap Checkout. The Download button will be available after…

Return Digital Resources

How do I return a digital resource? Click the Backpack™ icon, followed by Checkouts. Then click Return next to the sesource you wish to return.

Missing Checkout or Request Buttons

Why do some resources in MackinVIA™ not have the option to check out or request? To check out or request titles, your school must have enabled the Backpack™ feature as well as the checkouts feature, you must be logged into Backpack, and the resource must be hosted by Mackin. Your…

Labels on Cover Images

What do the labels next to the cover images mean? Out indicates there are no available copies of the title. Mine means the title is checked out to you. Req means you have requested a title and it hasn’t become available to you yet. Hold means the title you requested has been returned…

Favorites vs. Notebook vs. Checkouts vs. Requests

What is the difference between my Favorites, Notebook, Checkouts and Requests? Favorites is a place to save titles for future reading. Notebook is where you can view all the notes you’ve written about titles. Checkouts is where you can see a list of titles you currently have checked out…

Check Out Digital Resources

Do I have to check out resources to read them? Many digital resources do not need to be checked out, meaning everyone can read them at the same time—at school, home, or anywhere you have access to the Internet. Other resources can only be read by a certain number of students at one time. To…