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E-Book General

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Latest on e-books, e-paper, DRM and related technologies
by wodin
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General discussions about e-book reading not specific to a device, software or format.
5,226 169,096
Find hot e-book deals and freebies, and other noteworthy e-books resources. (No Promotional Posts)
by JSWolf
Today 03:22 AM Go to last post
11,374 128,907
Discover and discuss e-books announced by one of our author/publisher members.
by kennyc
Yesterday 08:34 AM Go to last post
3,940 27,549
Tell us what books you are reading right now, find books that every e-book worm could enjoy
3,837 123,543
A place to discuss the art, craft, and business of writing and (self-)publishing.
03-01-2015 09:17 PM Go to last post
1,998 39,363

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 crich70
Today 04:28 AM Go to last post
4,302 62,032
Discuss the Amazon Kindle devices and Kindle Software. Includes the Kindle models, Kindle 4 PC, Kindle 4 Mac and Kindle Cloud Reader.
16,003 267,072
Devices running an open and user expandable Android based system such as tablets and cell phones
by rjbouw
Yesterday 05:21 PM Go to last post
5,035 57,387
All things iPad, iPhone, iPod, and other e-book capable Apple devices
Yesterday 08:32 PM Go to last post
2,502 36,599
Includes the NOOK and NOOK STR
Yesterday 11:24 PM Go to last post
3,931 41,330
Includes the Kobo eReader as well as the Kobo software and store.
Today 07:00 AM Go to last post
7,713 124,835
Includes the Boox
Today 05:22 AM Go to last post
1,057 15,361
Includes all the PocketBook models
1,869 23,084
Includes all of the Sony reader models.
by fgdas
Yesterday 09:35 PM Go to last post
12,606 160,026
Discuss reading on Windows 8, Windows RT and Windows Phone devices. Includes the Surface models, Dell Venus, Nokia Windows Phones and others.
by wodin
Yesterday 12:50 PM Go to last post
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Discuss unlisted dedicated readers here. Or click on a sub-forum to discuss that specific reader.
8,270 119,584
Handhelds, ultra-mobile PCs, media players, and other portables that could work as e-book readers
02-27-2015 04:15 PM Go to last post
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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 06:39 AM Go to last post
27,490 212,308
Calibre Companion is an ebook manager to wirelessly access and interact with the calibre software and its content server (Android)
by chaley
03-01-2015 05:59 AM Go to last post
372 4,272
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 06:54 AM Go to last post
2,329 28,118
Marvin is a fast, intelligent and highly customizable e-book software to read books in ePub format (iOS)
by iklops
02-26-2015 09:14 AM Go to last post
285 4,250
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
02-20-2015 03:05 AM Go to last post
46 687
Get support for tools to read e-books and to manage / collect them
Yesterday 01:27 PM Go to last post
1,000 6,381

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
Yesterday 10:57 PM Go to last post
1,657 18,103
ePub (or OEBPS) is an open e-book standard by the IDPF
by Notjohn
Today 06:57 AM Go to last post
2,404 26,727
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.
1,143 12,523
Adobe PDF is commonly used to distribute print content; usually not the ideal format for smaller displays
by willus
02-27-2015 10:01 PM Go to last post
440 5,635
Need to convert into a specific e-book format not mentioned above? Discuss it and its tools here
02-23-2015 02:49 AM Go to last post
399 4,665

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 arjaybe
02-20-2015 08:10 PM Go to last post
177 3,280
Share your e-books in Sony BBeB/LRF format (e.g. Sony Reader)
6,896 10,433
Share your e-books in Kindle format (either the original "Mobipocket" format, or newer Amazon formats such as "KF8")
7,184 10,108
Share your e-books in ePub format (e.g. Sony Reader)
7,651 11,438
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 Rosen
02-23-2015 05:56 AM Go to last post
693 1,026
by Jellby
01-09-2015 09:14 AM Go to last post
6,993 9,840

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
Yesterday 11:33 PM Go to last post
50 1,699
This is the place to discuss all of the hardware, software, and technical issues that are unique to audiobooks
by Pagali
02-27-2015 03:13 PM Go to last post
32 442

Non-English Discussions

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by hamlok
Today 07:02 AM Go to last post
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02-27-2015 08:29 AM Go to last post
1,058 14,534
by Silicon
02-19-2015 09:53 AM Go to last post
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Stop in, swap howdies and introduce yourself, great place for your first post
by HarryT
Yesterday 07:23 AM Go to last post
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Buy, sell, trade, strictly for individuals/non-commercial only!
Today 12:01 AM Go to last post
2,227 10,140
Friendly banter and discussions unrelated to e-books
5,965 545,498
Comments, questions and suggestions for MobileRead
974 11,416
Latest official news from us about us
by murg
02-20-2015 07:48 PM Go to last post
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Not actively maintained or discontinued MobileRead forums are stored here
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