FAQs

Are there download limits?

Yes, but they are generous. You will be allowed to download your purchased chapters up to seven times over the course of a year. We know technical errors, computer crashes and download limits can make life hard so we have given you seven downloads to each of your purchased chapters. For example, maybe you downloaded [...]

Can I give my mates a copy of the PDF?

No. Sorry. Our digital chapters are protected by the same copyright as most textbooks. Sending the PDF files to family, friends and classmates is against the law, as is posting a link to your blog, Facebook or other social networking page. You can download each purchased chapter five times so you can have it on [...]

What are digital PDF ebook chapters?

Digital ebook chapters are the pages of books saved in an electronic Adobe PDF file that you can download and save to your computer or digital device. You can view these chapters on your computer and either print them out, or use them conveniently on electronic devices like eReaders, Kindle, iPads, iPhones, laptops, PDAs or [...]

What devices can I use to read the chapters?

You can read the chapters on your desktop computer, or take them on the road using your laptop, e-reader, smartphone (iPhone or Android) or tablet  – this includes iPads, Galaxy, Nook, Kobo, Kindle, Sony eReader and more. If you’re not sure, check the specifications on your device before purchasing. PDF readers are standard software, and [...]

How do I download the chapters?

Once your Paypal payment is successfully processed, you will see an order confirmation screen which includes a link to download your purchases. Clicking each link once will start the download of the chapter. As with most downloads, you can open the PDF and view it immediately, but we recommend you save it to your computer, [...]

Are the digital chapters protected?

Yes. Every chapter you purchase will be stamped with a copyright notice and your name and email address. You will also be required to enter a password to access open the PDF.

Do I need a PayPal account to purchase?

No. A PayPal account will make payments easier but it is not required. You can log on as a guest and use your Visa, Mastercard or American Express credit card.

Can I buy Australian Winemaking as a hardcover book?

At this point, no mainly because not all chapters of the book have been completed. If there is significant demand for a hardcover book, we will consider printing the core chapters of the book as a textbook.

Can I print out my chapters?

Yes, but the information is copyright and you may not photocopy or scan those pages and give them to others. They are for your use only.

Will there be additional chapters of Australian Winemaking in the future?

Possibly. We welcome suggestions for chapters/ideas that could be added at a later date, and we welcome offers from qualified people to write new chapters.