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E-Book General

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Latest on e-books, e-paper, DRM and related technologies
8,576 278,858
General discussions about e-book reading not specific to a device, software or format.
by BookCat
Yesterday 11:40 PM Go to last post
5,672 186,721
Find hot e-book deals and freebies, and other noteworthy e-books resources. (No Promotional Posts)
12,572 157,064
Discover and discuss e-books announced by one of our author/publisher members.
4,379 29,407
Tell us what books you are reading right now, find books that every e-book worm could enjoy
4,166 137,287
A place to discuss the art, craft, and business of writing and (self-)publishing.
Yesterday 01:43 PM Go to last post
2,114 41,703

E-Book Readers

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Looking for the optimal reader? Unsatisfied with all of them? Get help from our expert forum members
Today 12:16 AM Go to last post
4,591 66,966
Discuss the Amazon Kindle devices and Kindle Software. Includes the Kindle models, Kindle 4 PC, Kindle 4 Mac and Kindle Cloud Reader.
by Katie1
Yesterday 11:52 PM Go to last post
17,579 301,153
Devices running an open and user expandable Android based system such as tablets and cell phones
5,309 60,533
All things iPad, iPhone, iPod, and other e-book capable Apple devices
by tomsem
Yesterday 11:41 PM Go to last post
2,633 39,035
Includes the NOOK and NOOK STR
09-16-2016 09:05 PM Go to last post
4,027 42,411
Includes the Kobo eReader as well as the Kobo software and store.
by kaufman
Yesterday 10:49 PM Go to last post
9,021 149,847
Includes the Boox
Yesterday 05:34 PM Go to last post
1,347 19,218
Includes all the PocketBook models
by j0r13n
Yesterday 12:50 PM Go to last post
1,963 24,393
Includes all of the Sony reader models.
12,745 161,450
Discuss reading on Windows 8, Windows RT and Windows Phone devices. Includes the Surface models, Dell Venus, Nokia Windows Phones and others.
09-23-2016 05:17 AM Go to last post
59 1,260
Discuss unlisted dedicated readers here. Or click on a sub-forum to discuss that specific reader.
by Begemot
09-26-2016 05:52 AM Go to last post
8,323 119,933
Handhelds, ultra-mobile PCs, media players, and other portables that could work as e-book readers
09-09-2016 07:47 AM Go to last post
766 8,913

E-Book Software

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Calibre is an open-source library manager to view, convert and catalog e-books. Cross-platform (Linux, Windows and OS X)
Today 12:30 AM Go to last post
31,256 245,189
Calibre Companion is an ebook manager to wirelessly access and interact with the calibre software and its content server (Android)
by chaley
Yesterday 12:01 PM Go to last post
670 7,631
KOReader is a multi-format document viewer for many E-Ink devices (Kindle, Kobo, PocketBook, generic Android)
by jscris
09-26-2016 10:54 AM Go to last post
85 4,423
Sigil is an open-source WYSIWYG ebook editor designed to edit books in ePub format. Cross-platform (Linux, Windows and OS X)
2,704 34,308
Marvin is a fast, intelligent and highly customizable e-book software to read books in ePub format (iOS)
by JSWolf
09-24-2016 04:21 AM Go to last post
392 5,597
EPUBReader is an add-on designed to read books in ePub format from within the Firefox browser
07-10-2015 03:47 AM Go to last post
100 698
Writer2ePub is an OpenOffice extension to create ePub documents with OpenOffice
09-17-2016 08:30 PM Go to last post
50 713
Get support for tools to read e-books and to manage / collect them
by DaleDe
09-21-2016 03:52 PM Go to last post
1,028 6,591

E-Book Formats

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Scanning your first book? Need general conversion tips? Or just confused over the plethora of formats? Let us know and we'll do our best to help
Today 12:07 AM Go to last post
1,767 19,934
ePub (or OEBPS) is an open e-book standard by the IDPF
2,616 30,453
A forum for discussing the ebook formats used by the Amazon Kindle. This includes the original Mobipocket format as well as the newer Amazon formats such as KF8.
by Hitch
Yesterday 05:34 PM Go to last post
1,266 14,669
Adobe PDF is commonly used to distribute print content; usually not the ideal format for smaller displays
by Weamb
09-19-2016 09:19 AM Go to last post
465 6,128
Need to convert into a specific e-book format not mentioned above? Discuss it and its tools here
by roteg
09-20-2016 07:51 AM Go to last post
415 4,739

E-Book Uploads - Patricia Clark Memorial Library

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Your first stop before you upload your own e-books; find guidelines and discuss the tools of the trade
by HarryT
Yesterday 04:15 PM Go to last post
195 3,546
Share your e-books in Sony BBeB/LRF format (e.g. Sony Reader)
by Larla
08-10-2016 05:21 PM Go to last post
7,203 10,614
Share your e-books in Kindle format (either the original "Mobipocket" format, or newer Amazon formats such as "KF8")
Yesterday 04:12 PM Go to last post
7,873 10,794
Share your e-books in ePub format (e.g. Sony Reader)
8,852 13,232
Share your e-books in eBookwise IMP format (e.g. Fictionwise eBookwise 1150)
04-11-2014 10:37 AM Go to last post
2,615 2,983
Share your e-books in formats other than Kindle or ePub (e.g. Adobe PDF)
by Frodok
04-17-2016 11:59 AM Go to last post
697 1,046
07-08-2016 12:21 PM Go to last post
7,249 10,368

Everything Audiobooks

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Come and discuss the audiobooks you've read, are reading, want to read or wish to recommend
Yesterday 02:24 PM Go to last post
108 3,110
This is the place to discuss all of the hardware, software, and technical questions that are unique to audiobooks
09-25-2016 11:48 AM Go to last post
63 969

Non-English Discussions

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Yesterday 12:16 PM Go to last post
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09-23-2016 07:58 PM Go to last post
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Stop in, swap howdies and introduce yourself, great place for your first post
by MickeyC
Yesterday 01:43 PM Go to last post
15,190 99,292
Buy, sell, trade, strictly for individuals/non-commercial only!
by Fanchee
09-25-2016 09:35 PM Go to last post
2,328 10,478
Friendly banter and discussions unrelated to e-books
by cromag
Today 12:32 AM Go to last post
6,114 624,429
Comments, questions and suggestions for MobileRead
by JSWolf
09-20-2016 08:38 AM Go to last post
1,073 12,533
Latest official news from us about us
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