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E-Book General

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Latest on e-books, e-paper, DRM and related technologies
8,318 263,059
General discussions about e-book reading not specific to a device, software or format.
5,330 172,855
Find hot e-book deals and freebies, and other noteworthy e-books resources. (No Promotional Posts)
11,694 134,606
Discover and discuss e-books announced by one of our author/publisher members.
4,045 27,985
Tell us what books you are reading right now, find books that every e-book worm could enjoy
3,918 126,846
A place to discuss the art, craft, and business of writing and (self-)publishing.
2,038 39,850

E-Book Readers

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Looking for the optimal reader? Unsatisfied with all of them? Get help from our expert forum members
Today 10:15 AM Go to last post
4,367 63,246
Discuss the Amazon Kindle devices and Kindle Software. Includes the Kindle models, Kindle 4 PC, Kindle 4 Mac and Kindle Cloud Reader.
16,296 271,723
Devices running an open and user expandable Android based system such as tablets and cell phones
by FOV
Today 02:33 PM Go to last post
5,094 58,314
All things iPad, iPhone, iPod, and other e-book capable Apple devices
by HarryT
Today 12:20 PM Go to last post
2,535 36,928
Includes the NOOK and NOOK STR
by dakini
06-29-2015 01:38 AM Go to last post
3,949 41,503
Includes the Kobo eReader as well as the Kobo software and store.
Today 03:00 PM Go to last post
7,988 131,911
Includes the Boox
by EldRick
Today 01:27 PM Go to last post
1,134 16,124
Includes all the PocketBook models
1,903 23,536
Includes all of the Sony reader models.
by DoctorM
Today 03:03 AM Go to last post
12,646 160,367
Discuss reading on Windows 8, Windows RT and Windows Phone devices. Includes the Surface models, Dell Venus, Nokia Windows Phones and others.
Yesterday 08:42 AM Go to last post
37 967
Discuss unlisted dedicated readers here. Or click on a sub-forum to discuss that specific reader.
by HarryT
06-27-2015 04:51 AM Go to last post
8,287 119,696
Handhelds, ultra-mobile PCs, media players, and other portables that could work as e-book readers
by Jmirko
05-08-2015 02:09 AM Go to last post
760 8,881

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 01:33 PM Go to last post
28,330 220,102
Calibre Companion is an ebook manager to wirelessly access and interact with the calibre software and its content server (Android)
437 5,275
Sigil is an open-source WYSIWYG ebook editor designed to edit books in ePub format. Cross-platform (Linux, Windows and OS X)
Today 02:43 PM Go to last post
2,405 29,282
Marvin is a fast, intelligent and highly customizable e-book software to read books in ePub format (iOS)
290 4,298
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
02-20-2015 02:05 AM Go to last post
46 687
Get support for tools to read e-books and to manage / collect them
by leitz
06-29-2015 09:51 PM Go to last post
1,009 6,442

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
1,690 18,436
ePub (or OEBPS) is an open e-book standard by the IDPF
2,464 27,474
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
Yesterday 05:11 PM Go to last post
1,178 13,040
Adobe PDF is commonly used to distribute print content; usually not the ideal format for smaller displays
445 5,744
Need to convert into a specific e-book format not mentioned above? Discuss it and its tools here
by isavour
Yesterday 10:25 PM Go to last post
402 4,736

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
Yesterday 11:58 AM Go to last post
182 3,325
Share your e-books in Sony BBeB/LRF format (e.g. Sony Reader)
7,020 10,420
Share your e-books in Kindle format (either the original "Mobipocket" format, or newer Amazon formats such as "KF8")
7,350 10,215
Share your e-books in ePub format (e.g. Sony Reader)
7,970 11,828
Share your e-books in eBookwise IMP format (e.g. Fictionwise eBookwise 1150)
04-11-2014 10:37 AM Go to last post
2,616 2,984
Share your e-books in formats other than Kindle or ePub (e.g. Adobe PDF)
by didina
06-28-2015 07:06 AM Go to last post
690 1,038
by Jellby
06-15-2015 01:11 PM Go to last post
7,235 10,354

Everything Audiobooks

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Come and discuss the audiobooks you've read, are reading, want to read or wish to recommend
Yesterday 07:30 PM Go to last post
59 1,892
This is the place to discuss all of the hardware, software, and technical issues that are unique to audiobooks
by Catlady
06-23-2015 12:36 PM Go to last post
36 561

Non-English Discussions

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Today 02:26 PM Go to last post
4,095 66,853
by roger64
Yesterday 11:00 AM Go to last post
1,080 14,697
by Pablo
04-15-2015 05:43 AM Go to last post
138 514


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Stop in, swap howdies and introduce yourself, great place for your first post
14,742 97,912
Buy, sell, trade, strictly for individuals/non-commercial only!
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2,250 10,235
Friendly banter and discussions unrelated to e-books
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5,996 560,822
Comments, questions and suggestions for MobileRead
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1,005 11,727
Latest official news from us about us
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Not actively maintained or discontinued MobileRead forums are stored here
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