Register Guidelines E-Books Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read

Welcome to the MobileRead Forums.

You are currently viewing our boards as a guest which gives you limited access to view most discussions and access our other features. By joining our free community today, you will have fewer ads, access to post topics, communicate privately with other members, respond to polls, upload content and access many other special features.

If you have any problems with the registration process or your account login, please contact us.

Hint: Don't have time to visit us daily? Subscribe to our main RSS feed to receive our frontpage posts at your convenience.


E-Book General

  Forum Last Post Threads Posts
Latest on e-books, e-paper, DRM and related technologies
8,085 251,404
General discussions about e-book reading not specific to a device, software or format.
5,059 161,027
Find hot e-book deals and freebies, and other noteworthy e-books resources. (No Promotional Posts)
10,682 118,479
Discover and discuss e-books announced by one of our author/publisher members.
3,885 27,282
Tell us what books you are reading right now, find books that every e-book worm could enjoy
3,737 118,197
A place to discuss the art, craft, and business of writing and (self-)publishing.
1,973 38,832

E-Book Readers

  Forum Last Post Threads Posts
Looking for the optimal reader? Unsatisfied with all of them? Get help from our expert forum members
4,183 59,410
Discuss the Amazon Kindle devices and Kindle Software. Includes the Kindle models, Kindle 4 PC, Kindle 4 Mac and Kindle Cloud Reader.
15,385 253,564
Devices running an open and user expandable Android based system such as tablets and cell phones
by Rizla
Yesterday 08:25 PM Go to last post
4,969 56,165
All things iPad, iPhone, iPod, and other e-book capable Apple devices
Today 12:45 AM Go to last post
2,458 36,089
Includes the NOOK and NOOK STR
09-28-2014 08:56 PM Go to last post
3,902 41,144
Includes the Kobo eReader as well as the Kobo software and store.
7,204 113,923
Includes the Boox
941 13,956
Includes all the PocketBook models
by kacir
09-22-2014 08:28 AM Go to last post
1,826 22,505
Includes all of the Sony reader models.
12,535 159,301
Discuss reading on Windows 8, Windows RT and Windows Phone devices. Includes the Surface models, Dell Venus, Nokia Windows Phones and others.
by RZetlin
09-25-2014 08:56 PM Go to last post
25 577
Discuss unlisted dedicated readers here. Or click on a sub-forum to discuss that specific reader.
by CazMar
Yesterday 12:44 AM Go to last post
8,247 119,330
Handhelds, ultra-mobile PCs, media players, and other portables that could work as e-book readers
by ottdmk
08-15-2014 10:46 AM Go to last post
759 8,866

E-Book Software

  Forum Last Post Threads Posts
Calibre is an open-source library manager to view, convert and catalog e-books. Cross-platform (Linux, Windows and OS X)
26,212 200,968
Calibre Companion is an ebook manager to wirelessly access and interact with the calibre software and its content server (Android)
Yesterday 08:53 PM Go to last post
259 3,256
Sigil is an open-source WYSIWYG ebook editor designed to edit books in ePub format. Cross-platform (Linux, Windows and OS X)
Today 01:34 AM Go to last post
2,198 26,246
Marvin is a fast, intelligent and highly customizable e-book software to read books in ePub format (iOS)
237 3,952
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
08-15-2014 12:19 AM Go to last post
45 684
Get support for tools to read e-books and to manage / collect them
987 6,306

E-Book Formats

  Forum Last Post Threads Posts
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 Hitch
Yesterday 09:04 PM Go to last post
1,620 17,618
ePub (or OEBPS) is an open e-book standard by the IDPF
by mrmikel
Yesterday 04:47 PM Go to last post
2,316 25,485
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.
09-26-2014 02:43 PM Go to last post
1,107 11,881
Adobe PDF is commonly used to distribute print content; usually not the ideal format for smaller displays
Yesterday 07:53 AM Go to last post
431 5,438
Need to convert into a specific e-book format not mentioned above? Discuss it and its tools here
by Janet16
09-02-2014 02:53 AM Go to last post
394 4,641

E-Book Uploads - Patricia Clark Memorial Library

  Forum Last Post Threads Posts
Your first stop before you upload your own e-books; find guidelines and discuss the tools of the trade
by DaleDe
09-14-2014 07:12 PM Go to last post
168 3,174
Share your e-books in Sony BBeB/LRF format (e.g. Sony Reader)
8,818 13,541
Share your e-books in Kindle format (either the original "Mobipocket" format, or newer Amazon formats such as "KF8")
8,939 12,679
Share your e-books in ePub format (e.g. Sony Reader)
8,821 13,011
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 mmat1
Yesterday 03:07 PM Go to last post
877 1,273

Everything Audiobooks

  Forum Last Post Threads Posts
Come and discuss the audiobooks you've read, are reading, want to read or wish to recommend
by rxmom03
09-27-2014 10:36 PM Go to last post
26 1,233
This is the place to discuss all of the hardware, software, and technical issues that are unique to audiobooks
09-24-2014 04:26 AM Go to last post
10 175

Non-English Discussions

  Forum Last Post Threads Posts
by troll05
Yesterday 11:06 AM Go to last post
4,009 65,076
by Gniark
09-26-2014 02:58 PM Go to last post
1,042 14,437
07-28-2014 11:12 AM Go to last post
138 501


  Forum Last Post Threads Posts
Stop in, swap howdies and introduce yourself, great place for your first post
09-28-2014 02:21 AM Go to last post
14,415 97,038
Buy, sell, trade, strictly for individuals/non-commercial only!
2,175 9,933
Friendly banter and discussions unrelated to e-books
Today 02:03 AM Go to last post
5,905 521,928
Comments, questions and suggestions for MobileRead
by saoir
09-22-2014 02:20 PM Go to last post
941 10,956
Latest official news from us about us
309 10,717
Not actively maintained or discontinued MobileRead forums are stored here
4,029 16,438
What's Going On?
Currently Active Users: 1267 (116 members and 1151 guests)
View Who's Online
MobileRead Forums Statistics
MobileRead Forums Statistics
Threads: 218,227, Posts: 2,887,811, Members: 227,987
Welcome to our newest member, fducloux
Today's Birthdays
View Birthdays

Contains New Posts   Forum Contains New Posts
Contains No New Posts   Forum Contains No New Posts

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 02:09 AM. is a privately owned, operated and funded community.