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E-Book General

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Latest on e-books, e-paper, DRM and related technologies
8,145 254,394
General discussions about e-book reading not specific to a device, software or format.
5,132 164,410
Find hot e-book deals and freebies, and other noteworthy e-books resources. (No Promotional Posts)
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10,940 122,239
Discover and discuss e-books announced by one of our author/publisher members.
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3,933 27,504
Tell us what books you are reading right now, find books that every e-book worm could enjoy
3,772 119,822
A place to discuss the art, craft, and business of writing and (self-)publishing.
by Catlady
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1,972 39,056

E-Book Readers

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Looking for the optimal reader? Unsatisfied with all of them? Get help from our expert forum members
4,220 60,381
Discuss the Amazon Kindle devices and Kindle Software. Includes the Kindle models, Kindle 4 PC, Kindle 4 Mac and Kindle Cloud Reader.
15,617 260,690
Devices running an open and user expandable Android based system such as tablets and cell phones
by Blossom
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4,998 56,573
All things iPad, iPhone, iPod, and other e-book capable Apple devices
2,473 36,317
Includes the NOOK and NOOK STR
3,917 41,230
Includes the Kobo eReader as well as the Kobo software and store.
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7,386 118,712
Includes the Boox
988 14,561
Includes all the PocketBook models
1,843 22,723
Includes all of the Sony reader models.
12,567 159,617
Discuss reading on Windows 8, Windows RT and Windows Phone devices. Includes the Surface models, Dell Venus, Nokia Windows Phones and others.
28 610
Discuss unlisted dedicated readers here. Or click on a sub-forum to discuss that specific reader.
by HarryT
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8,256 119,414
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)
26,715 205,325
Calibre Companion is an ebook manager to wirelessly access and interact with the calibre software and its content server (Android)
312 3,737
Sigil is an open-source WYSIWYG ebook editor designed to edit books in ePub format. Cross-platform (Linux, Windows and OS X)
2,253 26,958
Marvin is a fast, intelligent and highly customizable e-book software to read books in ePub format (iOS)
269 4,134
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
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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
2,347 25,932
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.
1,120 12,165
Adobe PDF is commonly used to distribute print content; usually not the ideal format for smaller displays
by rzykov
11-21-2014 04:51 AM Go to last post
435 5,486
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)
6,693 10,229
Share your e-books in Kindle format (either the original "Mobipocket" format, or newer Amazon formats such as "KF8")
6,950 9,866
Share your e-books in ePub format (e.g. Sony Reader)
7,336 11,008
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
11-21-2014 01:39 PM Go to last post
7,008 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
37 1,459
This is the place to discuss all of the hardware, software, and technical issues that are unique to audiobooks
18 239

Non-English Discussions

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1,049 14,470
by Silicon
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Stop in, swap howdies and introduce yourself, great place for your first post
by MickeyC
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Buy, sell, trade, strictly for individuals/non-commercial only!
by Josieb1
Yesterday 10:48 AM Go to last post
2,199 10,033
Friendly banter and discussions unrelated to e-books
5,926 529,733
Comments, questions and suggestions for MobileRead
949 11,095
Latest official news from us about us
310 10,739
Not actively maintained or discontinued MobileRead forums are stored here
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