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Hathi Download Helper download for Linux

Free download Hathi Download Helper Linux app to run online in Ubuntu online, Fedora online or Debian online

This is the Linux app named Hathi Download Helper whose latest release can be downloaded as HathiDownloadHelper_v1.2.2.zip. It can be run online in the free hosting provider OnWorks for workstations.

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Hathi Download Helper


Version 1.2.2 released

PLEASE NOTE: Due to an update to the hathitrust homepage, HDH v1.2.1 is no longer functional. Please update to HDH v1.2.2

Hathi Download Helper is a tool for downloading public domain books from hathitrust.org.

(For alternatives or information about Hathitrust Emergency Temporary Access Service (ETAS) see Wiki section)

- for merging of pdf files the freeware "pdftk" (http://www.pdflabs.com/) is used.

- Developed under Qt 5.14.2 (mingw) Win 10 Pro
- Compatible to Qt5 with Webkit
- tested with Win 7 Pro, Win 10 Pro, Mac OS 10.13 High Sierra, Mac OS 10.15 Catalina, Ubuntu 16.04-18.04
- binary installer for windows: HDH_vX.Y.Z_setup.exe / HDH_vX.Y.Z_winxp_setup.exe
- installer for Mac OS X: HDH_vX.Y.Z_setup_MacOsX
- AppImage for Linux-Ubuntu x64 LTS versions

E-Mail contact: hathidownloadhelper@hotmail.com

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/hathidownloadhelperTool


  • download of pdf files
  • download of image files
  • download of ocr text files
  • export of page link lists
  • creation of batch jobs (download multiple books)
  • merges several pdfs to a single pdf book
  • converts image files to pdfs or a pdf book
  • creates searchable pdf files
  • proxy support (automatic or user defined)
  • page setup support due to underlying pdf printer (letter, A4, A3 etc.)
  • adjustable GUI style and font
  • (auto) update checker
  • hide/recover HT-watermarks in pdfs
  • upload of pdf files to internet archive (archive.org)

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This is an application that can also be fetched from https://sourceforge.net/projects/hathidownloadhelper/. It has been hosted in OnWorks in order to be run online in an easiest way from one of our free Operative Systems.