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E-Book General

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Latest on e-books, e-paper, DRM and related technologies
8,036 247,897
General discussions about e-book reading not specific to a device, software or format.
4,996 157,792
Find hot e-book deals and freebies, and other noteworthy e-books resources. (No Promotional Posts)
10,436 114,008
Discover and discuss e-books announced by one of our author/publisher members.
by cromag
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3,820 26,925
Tell us what books you are reading right now, find books that every e-book worm could enjoy
3,690 116,420
A place to discuss the art, craft, and business of writing and (self-)publishing.
1,941 38,338

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 58,556
Discuss the Amazon Kindle devices and Kindle Software. Includes the Kindle models, Kindle 4 PC, Kindle 4 Mac and Kindle Cloud Reader.
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15,191 249,724
Devices running an open and user expandable Android based system such as tablets and cell phones
Yesterday 11:02 PM Go to last post
4,926 55,789
All things iPad, iPhone, iPod, and other e-book capable Apple devices
2,430 35,561
Includes the NOOK and NOOK STR
07-26-2014 10:58 PM Go to last post
3,888 41,017
Includes the Kobo eReader as well as the Kobo software and store.
6,980 109,063
Includes the Boox
Today 12:33 AM Go to last post
875 13,007
Includes all the PocketBook models
by Franso
Yesterday 01:47 PM Go to last post
1,815 22,390
Includes all of the Sony reader models.
12,502 158,922
Discuss reading on Windows 8, Windows RT and Windows Phone devices. Includes the Surface models, Dell Venus, Nokia Windows Phones and others.
07-25-2014 04:11 AM Go to last post
23 296
Discuss unlisted dedicated readers here. Or click on a sub-forum to discuss that specific reader.
8,236 119,238
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)
25,534 194,235
Calibre Companion is an ebook manager to wirelessly access and interact with the calibre software and its content server (Android)
by kaufman
Yesterday 11:24 PM Go to last post
208 2,367
Sigil is an open-source WYSIWYG ebook editor designed to edit books in ePub format. Cross-platform (Linux, Windows and OS X)
by KevinH
Yesterday 11:00 PM Go to last post
2,162 25,543
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
by dwig
Yesterday 07:21 PM Go to last post
1,595 17,291
ePub (or OEBPS) is an open e-book standard by the IDPF
by Hitch
Yesterday 10:27 PM Go to last post
2,279 24,877
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 10:23 PM Go to last post
1,092 11,681
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

  Forum Last Post Threads Posts
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)
Yesterday 12:42 PM Go to last post
8,657 13,379
Share your e-books in Kindle format (either the original "Mobipocket" format, or newer Amazon formats such as "KF8")
by crich70
Yesterday 04:19 PM Go to last post
8,771 12,483
Share your e-books in ePub format (e.g. Sony Reader)
by ksr
Yesterday 01:40 PM Go to last post
8,577 12,669
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
07-25-2014 07:20 AM Go to last post
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Stop in, swap howdies and introduce yourself, great place for your first post
by MickeyC
Yesterday 09:42 AM Go to last post
14,308 96,741
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
by cromag
Today 02:05 AM Go to last post
5,888 513,749
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
by crich70
07-12-2014 10:38 AM Go to last post
307 10,699
Not actively maintained or discontinued MobileRead forums are stored here
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