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E-Book General

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Latest on e-books, e-paper, DRM and related technologies
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General discussions about e-book reading not specific to a device, software or format.
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5,655 185,935
Find hot e-book deals and freebies, and other noteworthy e-books resources. (No Promotional Posts)
12,525 155,993
Discover and discuss e-books announced by one of our author/publisher members.
Today 12:54 PM Go to last post
4,359 29,332
Tell us what books you are reading right now, find books that every e-book worm could enjoy
4,154 136,683
A place to discuss the art, craft, and business of writing and (self-)publishing.
by ApK
Yesterday 11:49 AM Go to last post
2,107 41,618

E-Book Readers

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Looking for the optimal reader? Unsatisfied with all of them? Get help from our expert forum members
4,577 66,625
Discuss the Amazon Kindle devices and Kindle Software. Includes the Kindle models, Kindle 4 PC, Kindle 4 Mac and Kindle Cloud Reader.
17,506 299,906
Devices running an open and user expandable Android based system such as tablets and cell phones
5,299 60,486
All things iPad, iPhone, iPod, and other e-book capable Apple devices
2,627 38,833
Includes the NOOK and NOOK STR
by Apache
08-26-2016 08:50 AM Go to last post
4,025 42,400
Includes the Kobo eReader as well as the Kobo software and store.
8,896 146,299
Includes the Boox
1,335 19,074
Includes all the PocketBook models
Today 09:44 AM Go to last post
1,959 24,337
Includes all of the Sony reader models.
by Dan23
Yesterday 08:12 PM Go to last post
12,740 161,407
Discuss reading on Windows 8, Windows RT and Windows Phone devices. Includes the Surface models, Dell Venus, Nokia Windows Phones and others.
08-26-2016 08:41 AM Go to last post
56 1,246
Discuss unlisted dedicated readers here. Or click on a sub-forum to discuss that specific reader.
08-24-2016 12:02 PM Go to last post
8,321 119,913
Handhelds, ultra-mobile PCs, media players, and other portables that could work as e-book readers
by DaleDe
08-12-2016 04:27 PM Go to last post
766 8,911

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)
31,052 243,578
Calibre Companion is an ebook manager to wirelessly access and interact with the calibre software and its content server (Android)
Today 12:32 PM Go to last post
654 7,464
KOReader is a multi-format document viewer for many E-Ink devices (Kindle, Kobo, PocketBook, generic Android)
81 4,378
Sigil is an open-source WYSIWYG ebook editor designed to edit books in ePub format. Cross-platform (Linux, Windows and OS X)
by Notjohn
Today 06:16 AM Go to last post
2,689 34,179
Marvin is a fast, intelligent and highly customizable e-book software to read books in ePub format (iOS)
384 5,515
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
by Notjohn
07-28-2016 01:58 PM Go to last post
50 712
Get support for tools to read e-books and to manage / collect them
1,026 6,582

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
1,762 19,879
ePub (or OEBPS) is an open e-book standard by the IDPF
by jhowell
Yesterday 09:04 AM Go to last post
2,610 30,400
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.
1,260 14,565
Adobe PDF is commonly used to distribute print content; usually not the ideal format for smaller displays
465 6,118
Need to convert into a specific e-book format not mentioned above? Discuss it and its tools here
by HarryT
08-29-2016 05:18 AM Go to last post
414 4,737

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 BookCat
08-11-2016 06:44 PM Go to last post
195 3,521
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")
7,856 10,774
Share your e-books in ePub format (e.g. Sony Reader)
Yesterday 10:02 AM Go to last post
8,811 13,166
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
by Catlady
08-29-2016 05:10 PM Go to last post
105 3,057
This is the place to discuss all of the hardware, software, and technical questions that are unique to audiobooks
by ApK
08-26-2016 04:14 PM Go to last post
62 938

Non-English Discussions

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Yesterday 01:59 PM Go to last post
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08-23-2016 03:08 PM Go to last post
1,107 14,860
by cristbo
07-19-2016 11:35 AM Go to last post
149 552


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Stop in, swap howdies and introduce yourself, great place for your first post
by MickeyC
Today 09:32 AM Go to last post
15,161 99,209
Buy, sell, trade, strictly for individuals/non-commercial only!
08-29-2016 11:29 PM Go to last post
2,317 10,448
Friendly banter and discussions unrelated to e-books
6,114 619,546
Comments, questions and suggestions for MobileRead
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Latest official news from us about us
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Not actively maintained or discontinued MobileRead forums are stored here
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