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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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4,997 157,860
Find hot e-book deals and freebies, and other noteworthy e-books resources. (No Promotional Posts)
10,437 114,045
Discover and discuss e-books announced by one of our author/publisher members.
3,821 26,930
Tell us what books you are reading right now, find books that every e-book worm could enjoy
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3,690 116,439
A place to discuss the art, craft, and business of writing and (self-)publishing.
by gmw
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1,941 38,341

E-Book Readers

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Looking for the optimal reader? Unsatisfied with all of them? Get help from our expert forum members
4,132 58,563
Discuss the Amazon Kindle devices and Kindle Software. Includes the Kindle models, Kindle 4 PC, Kindle 4 Mac and Kindle Cloud Reader.
15,194 249,779
Devices running an open and user expandable Android based system such as tablets and cell phones
4,927 55,793
All things iPad, iPhone, iPod, and other e-book capable Apple devices
2,430 35,566
Includes the NOOK and NOOK STR
by ApK
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3,888 41,018
Includes the Kobo eReader as well as the Kobo software and store.
6,988 109,124
Includes the Boox
876 13,021
Includes all the PocketBook models
by Franso
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1,815 22,390
Includes all of the Sony reader models.
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12,502 158,923
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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23 296
Discuss unlisted dedicated readers here. Or click on a sub-forum to discuss that specific reader.
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8,236 119,239
Handhelds, ultra-mobile PCs, media players, and other portables that could work as e-book readers
07-25-2014 01:54 PM Go to last post
758 8,856

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)
25,542 194,304
Calibre Companion is an ebook manager to wirelessly access and interact with the calibre software and its content server (Android)
208 2,386
Sigil is an open-source WYSIWYG ebook editor designed to edit books in ePub format. Cross-platform (Linux, Windows and OS X)
by KevinH
Today 05:52 PM Go to last post
2,162 25,550
Marvin is a fast, intelligent and highly customizable e-book software to read books in ePub format (iOS)
07-24-2014 09:57 AM Go to last post
214 3,763
EPUBReader is an add-on designed to read books in ePub format from within the Firefox browser
04-12-2014 03:15 AM Go to last post
100 696
Writer2ePub is an OpenOffice extension to create ePub documents with OpenOffice
07-22-2014 02:21 PM Go to last post
45 682
Get support for tools to read e-books and to manage / collect them
by JSWolf
07-23-2014 09:02 AM Go to last post
977 6,252

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
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1,597 17,293
ePub (or OEBPS) is an open e-book standard by the IDPF
2,279 24,891
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.
1,092 11,686
Adobe PDF is commonly used to distribute print content; usually not the ideal format for smaller displays
by willus
07-26-2014 12:31 AM Go to last post
427 5,373
Need to convert into a specific e-book format not mentioned above? Discuss it and its tools here
07-09-2014 04:56 AM Go to last post
396 4,643

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
07-27-2014 02:18 AM Go to last post
167 3,158
Share your e-books in Sony BBeB/LRF format (e.g. Sony Reader)
8,658 13,380
Share your e-books in Kindle format (either the original "Mobipocket" format, or newer Amazon formats such as "KF8")
8,772 12,484
Share your e-books in ePub format (e.g. Sony Reader)
8,579 12,671
Share your e-books in eBookwise IMP format (e.g. Fictionwise eBookwise 1150)
04-11-2014 10:37 AM Go to last post
3,497 4,007
Share your e-books in formats other than Sony BBeB and Mobipocket (e.g. Adobe PDF)
by PHC
02-03-2014 01:40 PM Go to last post
877 1,272

Non-English Discussions

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by Randy11
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Stop in, swap howdies and introduce yourself, great place for your first post
by MickeyC
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Buy, sell, trade, strictly for individuals/non-commercial only!
07-24-2014 10:34 AM Go to last post
2,150 9,865
Friendly banter and discussions unrelated to e-books
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5,888 513,836
Comments, questions and suggestions for MobileRead
07-27-2014 12:39 AM Go to last post
931 10,760
Latest official news from us about us
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07-12-2014 10:38 AM Go to last post
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