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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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Find hot e-book deals and freebies, and other noteworthy e-books resources. (No Promotional Posts)
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Discover and discuss e-books announced by one of our author/publisher members.
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Tell us what books you are reading right now, find books that every e-book worm could enjoy
3,814 122,191
A place to discuss the art, craft, and business of writing and (self-)publishing.
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1,994 39,337

E-Book Readers

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Looking for the optimal reader? Unsatisfied with all of them? Get help from our expert forum members
by meeera
Yesterday 10:24 PM Go to last post
4,278 61,686
Discuss the Amazon Kindle devices and Kindle Software. Includes the Kindle models, Kindle 4 PC, Kindle 4 Mac and Kindle Cloud Reader.
15,870 265,405
Devices running an open and user expandable Android based system such as tablets and cell phones
5,020 57,077
All things iPad, iPhone, iPod, and other e-book capable Apple devices
2,491 36,507
Includes the NOOK and NOOK STR
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3,927 41,310
Includes the Kobo eReader as well as the Kobo software and store.
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7,609 122,816
Includes the Boox
1,028 15,026
Includes all the PocketBook models
1,857 22,957
Includes all of the Sony reader models.
12,598 159,909
Discuss reading on Windows 8, Windows RT and Windows Phone devices. Includes the Surface models, Dell Venus, Nokia Windows Phones and others.
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Discuss unlisted dedicated readers here. Or click on a sub-forum to discuss that specific reader.
by Gonzys
01-24-2015 06:16 AM Go to last post
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Handhelds, ultra-mobile PCs, media players, and other portables that could work as e-book readers
759 8,866

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)
27,210 209,842
Calibre Companion is an ebook manager to wirelessly access and interact with the calibre software and its content server (Android)
by chaley
Today 04:28 AM Go to last post
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Sigil is an open-source WYSIWYG ebook editor designed to edit books in ePub format. Cross-platform (Linux, Windows and OS X)
2,308 27,736
Marvin is a fast, intelligent and highly customizable e-book software to read books in ePub format (iOS)
01-22-2015 05:33 PM Go to last post
281 4,219
EPUBReader is an add-on designed to read books in ePub format from within the Firefox browser
04-12-2014 04:15 AM Go to last post
100 696
Writer2ePub is an OpenOffice extension to create ePub documents with OpenOffice
11-30-2014 01:14 AM Go to last post
46 686
Get support for tools to read e-books and to manage / collect them
by Twyn
01-24-2015 12:02 PM Go to last post
993 6,359

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
by Jellby
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1,646 17,978
ePub (or OEBPS) is an open e-book standard by the IDPF
by odedta
Today 06:20 AM Go to last post
2,383 26,393
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
01-23-2015 09:52 PM Go to last post
1,132 12,316
Adobe PDF is commonly used to distribute print content; usually not the ideal format for smaller displays
by Frenzie
01-23-2015 05:34 AM Go to last post
437 5,559
Need to convert into a specific e-book format not mentioned above? Discuss it and its tools here
by gonzule
01-16-2015 07:11 AM Go to last post
399 4,661

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
01-15-2015 05:00 AM Go to last post
173 3,255
Share your e-books in Sony BBeB/LRF format (e.g. Sony Reader)
6,832 10,369
Share your e-books in Kindle format (either the original "Mobipocket" format, or newer Amazon formats such as "KF8")
Yesterday 11:56 PM Go to last post
7,118 10,039
Share your e-books in ePub format (e.g. Sony Reader)
7,535 11,292
Share your e-books in eBookwise IMP format (e.g. Fictionwise eBookwise 1150)
04-11-2014 11:37 AM Go to last post
2,643 3,020
Share your e-books in formats other than Kindle or ePub (e.g. Adobe PDF)
by darseno
12-30-2014 08:19 AM Go to last post
693 1,026
by Jellby
01-09-2015 09:14 AM Go to last post
6,992 9,839

Everything Audiobooks

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Come and discuss the audiobooks you've read, are reading, want to read or wish to recommend
by Lin2412
Today 06:04 AM Go to last post
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This is the place to discuss all of the hardware, software, and technical issues that are unique to audiobooks
by JohnRR
Today 02:48 AM Go to last post
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Non-English Discussions

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01-03-2015 05:37 PM Go to last post
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Stop in, swap howdies and introduce yourself, great place for your first post
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Buy, sell, trade, strictly for individuals/non-commercial only!
by jocampo
01-24-2015 05:15 PM Go to last post
2,215 10,096
Friendly banter and discussions unrelated to e-books
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Comments, questions and suggestions for MobileRead
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Latest official news from us about us
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