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
8,756 286,951
General discussions about e-book reading not specific to a device, software or format.
6,035 201,678
Find hot e-book deals and freebies, and other noteworthy e-books resources. (No Promotional Posts)
13,485 178,568
Discover and discuss e-books announced by one of our author/publisher members.
4,560 30,476
Tell us what books you are reading right now, find books that every e-book worm could enjoy
4,405 148,783
A place to discuss the art, craft, and business of writing and (self-)publishing.
04-20-2018 12:12 PM Go to last post
2,228 45,196

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
by Atom56
Today 06:51 AM Go to last post
4,899 72,077
Discuss the Amazon Kindle devices and Kindle Software. Includes the Kindle models, Kindle 4 PC, Kindle 4 Mac and Kindle Cloud Reader.
18,976 327,899
Devices running an open and user expandable Android based system such as tablets and cell phones
5,504 63,111
All things iPad, iPhone, iPod, and other e-book capable Apple devices
2,758 41,028
Includes the NOOK and NOOK STR
4,137 43,687
Includes the Kobo eReader as well as the Kobo software and store.
Today 12:36 PM Go to last post
10,208 174,486
Includes the Boox
1,670 25,455
Includes all the PocketBook models
by ibat
Today 12:59 PM Go to last post
2,052 25,359
Includes all of the Sony reader models.
12,865 163,795
Discuss reading on Windows 8, Windows RT and Windows Phone devices. Includes the Surface models, Dell Venus, Nokia Windows Phones and others.
11-13-2017 09:17 AM Go to last post
69 1,721
Discuss unlisted dedicated readers here. Or click on a sub-forum to discuss that specific reader.
by mahtin
04-20-2018 11:45 AM Go to last post
8,373 120,657
Handhelds, ultra-mobile PCs, media players, and other portables that could work as e-book readers
by DaleDe
04-11-2018 05:55 PM Go to last post
774 9,012

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)
34,654 273,428
Calibre Companion is an ebook manager to wirelessly access and interact with the calibre software and its content server (Android)
935 9,676
KOReader is a multi-format document viewer for many E-Ink devices (Kindle, Kobo, PocketBook, generic Android)
by Frenzie
04-22-2018 03:19 PM Go to last post
231 5,848
Sigil is an open-source WYSIWYG ebook editor designed to edit books in ePub format. Cross-platform (Linux, Windows and OS X)
Today 10:01 AM Go to last post
3,050 40,132
Marvin is a fast, intelligent and highly customizable e-book software to read books in ePub format (iOS)
by quanto
04-16-2018 11:10 AM Go to last post
469 6,162
EPUBReader is an add-on designed to read books in ePub format from within the Firefox browser
by morinia
11-19-2016 05:58 AM Go to last post
100 701
Writer2ePub is an OpenOffice extension to create ePub documents with OpenOffice
by Michit1
04-22-2017 10:02 AM Go to last post
54 734
Get support for tools to read e-books and to manage / collect them
1,067 6,846

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
1,839 20,872
ePub (or OEBPS) is an open e-book standard by the IDPF
04-24-2018 09:28 PM Go to last post
2,802 33,051
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 Synn78
04-24-2018 01:36 PM Go to last post
1,339 15,831
Adobe PDF is commonly used to distribute print content; usually not the ideal format for smaller displays
by MarjaE
04-24-2018 11:43 AM Go to last post
493 6,522
Need to convert into a specific e-book format not mentioned above? Discuss it and its tools here
02-12-2018 08:06 PM Go to last post
421 4,767

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
212 3,811
Share your e-books in Sony BBeB/LRF format (e.g. Sony Reader)
01-07-2018 10:55 PM Go to last post
7,767 11,379
Share your e-books in Kindle format (either the original "Mobipocket" format, or newer Amazon formats such as "KF8")
04-24-2018 06:02 AM Go to last post
8,644 11,784
Share your e-books in ePub format (e.g. Sony Reader)
9,980 14,794
Share your e-books in eBookwise IMP format (e.g. Fictionwise eBookwise 1150)
04-11-2014 10:37 AM Go to last post
2,851 3,240
Share your e-books in formats other than Kindle or ePub (e.g. Adobe PDF)
731 1,088
by DaleDe
03-20-2017 06:21 PM Go to last post
5,499 8,148

Everything Audiobooks

  Forum Last Post Threads Posts
Come and discuss the audiobooks you've read, are reading, want to read or wish to recommend
Yesterday 04:05 PM Go to last post
159 4,443
This is the place to discuss all of the hardware, software, and technical questions that are unique to audiobooks
89 1,386

Non-English Discussions

  Forum Last Post Threads Posts
Yesterday 11:40 AM Go to last post
4,225 71,534
04-24-2018 10:31 AM Go to last post
1,135 14,991
by arlekin
01-09-2018 08:55 AM Go to last post
159 577


  Forum Last Post Threads Posts
Stop in, swap howdies and introduce yourself, great place for your first post
Yesterday 07:50 PM Go to last post
15,723 100,862
Buy, sell, trade, strictly for individuals/non-commercial only!
by Tarana
04-21-2018 08:15 PM Go to last post
2,420 10,865
Friendly banter and discussions unrelated to e-books
6,231 689,564
Comments, questions and suggestions for MobileRead
by Dryhte
04-11-2018 08:23 AM Go to last post
1,132 13,353
Latest official news from us about us
by crich70
04-21-2018 09:11 AM Go to last post
319 10,930
Not actively maintained or discontinued MobileRead forums are stored here
4,028 16,437
What's Going On?
Currently Active Users: 1005 (60 members and 945 guests)
View Who's Online
MobileRead Forums Statistics
MobileRead Forums Statistics
Threads: 259,422, Posts: 3,625,948, Members: 269,702
Welcome to our newest member, Devilfish
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 01:09 PM. is a privately owned, operated and funded community.