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E-Book General

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Latest on e-books, e-paper, DRM and related technologies
8,150 254,636
General discussions about e-book reading not specific to a device, software or format.
by Anthem
Today 10:46 AM Go to last post
5,132 164,519
Find hot e-book deals and freebies, and other noteworthy e-books resources. (No Promotional Posts)
10,959 122,625
Discover and discuss e-books announced by one of our author/publisher members.
3,936 27,512
Tell us what books you are reading right now, find books that every e-book worm could enjoy
3,776 119,929
A place to discuss the art, craft, and business of writing and (self-)publishing.
1,977 39,084

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 JSWolf
Today 06:55 AM Go to last post
4,226 60,484
Discuss the Amazon Kindle devices and Kindle Software. Includes the Kindle models, Kindle 4 PC, Kindle 4 Mac and Kindle Cloud Reader.
15,630 261,114
Devices running an open and user expandable Android based system such as tablets and cell phones
5,000 56,614
All things iPad, iPhone, iPod, and other e-book capable Apple devices
Today 07:03 AM Go to last post
2,475 36,341
Includes the NOOK and NOOK STR
3,917 41,235
Includes the Kobo eReader as well as the Kobo software and store.
by JSWolf
Today 10:48 AM Go to last post
7,390 118,871
Includes the Boox
by CJY
Today 10:36 AM Go to last post
989 14,602
Includes all the PocketBook models
by porgy
Today 05:05 AM Go to last post
1,844 22,735
Includes all of the Sony reader models.
12,569 159,652
Discuss reading on Windows 8, Windows RT and Windows Phone devices. Includes the Surface models, Dell Venus, Nokia Windows Phones and others.
by jack Ng
11-24-2014 11:25 AM Go to last post
28 610
Discuss unlisted dedicated readers here. Or click on a sub-forum to discuss that specific reader.
by mvo
Yesterday 03:59 PM Go to last post
8,256 119,418
Handhelds, ultra-mobile PCs, media players, and other portables that could work as e-book readers
759 8,867

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)
26,745 205,586
Calibre Companion is an ebook manager to wirelessly access and interact with the calibre software and its content server (Android)
320 3,820
Sigil is an open-source WYSIWYG ebook editor designed to edit books in ePub format. Cross-platform (Linux, Windows and OS X)
2,255 27,003
Marvin is a fast, intelligent and highly customizable e-book software to read books in ePub format (iOS)
by Cesca
Yesterday 11:31 PM Go to last post
270 4,146
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
08-15-2014 01:19 AM Go to last post
45 684
Get support for tools to read e-books and to manage / collect them
11-23-2014 03:43 AM Go to last post
992 6,317

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 Toxaris
11-16-2014 04:38 PM Go to last post
1,631 17,837
ePub (or OEBPS) is an open e-book standard by the IDPF
2,350 25,987
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 SBT
11-25-2014 04:48 AM Go to last post
1,120 12,166
Adobe PDF is commonly used to distribute print content; usually not the ideal format for smaller displays
435 5,492
Need to convert into a specific e-book format not mentioned above? Discuss it and its tools here
11-16-2014 11:37 PM Go to last post
397 4,647

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
10-28-2014 08:56 PM Go to last post
169 3,184
Share your e-books in Sony BBeB/LRF format (e.g. Sony Reader)
6,701 10,237
Share your e-books in Kindle format (either the original "Mobipocket" format, or newer Amazon formats such as "KF8")
6,959 9,876
Share your e-books in ePub format (e.g. Sony Reader)
7,345 11,024
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)
09-30-2014 07:29 AM Go to last post
691 1,024
by HarryT
Yesterday 06:08 AM Go to last post
7,008 9,847

Everything Audiobooks

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Come and discuss the audiobooks you've read, are reading, want to read or wish to recommend
Yesterday 09:19 PM Go to last post
38 1,467
This is the place to discuss all of the hardware, software, and technical issues that are unique to audiobooks
19 259

Non-English Discussions

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4,048 65,727
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1,049 14,473
by Silicon
11-18-2014 12:00 PM Go to last post
138 502


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Stop in, swap howdies and introduce yourself, great place for your first post
14,495 97,252
Buy, sell, trade, strictly for individuals/non-commercial only!
by JSWolf
Today 10:44 AM Go to last post
2,200 10,041
Friendly banter and discussions unrelated to e-books
5,927 530,420
Comments, questions and suggestions for MobileRead
949 11,103
Latest official news from us about us
310 10,741
Not actively maintained or discontinued MobileRead forums are stored here
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