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E-Book General

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Latest on e-books, e-paper, DRM and related technologies
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General discussions about e-book reading not specific to a device, software or format.
5,934 197,217
Find hot e-book deals and freebies, and other noteworthy e-books resources. (No Promotional Posts)
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13,399 174,409
Discover and discuss e-books announced by one of our author/publisher members.
4,505 30,259
Tell us what books you are reading right now, find books that every e-book worm could enjoy
by CarlosR
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4,335 144,927
A place to discuss the art, craft, and business of writing and (self-)publishing.
by gmw
Today 04:11 AM Go to last post
2,197 43,980

E-Book Readers

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Looking for the optimal reader? Unsatisfied with all of them? Get help from our expert forum members
by Sirtel
Yesterday 02:32 PM Go to last post
4,832 70,455
Discuss the Amazon Kindle devices and Kindle Software. Includes the Kindle models, Kindle 4 PC, Kindle 4 Mac and Kindle Cloud Reader.
by HarryT
Today 08:34 AM Go to last post
18,567 321,300
Devices running an open and user expandable Android based system such as tablets and cell phones
by qtw
Today 04:48 AM Go to last post
5,449 62,390
All things iPad, iPhone, iPod, and other e-book capable Apple devices
2,729 40,730
Includes the NOOK and NOOK STR
by groot
11-22-2017 07:39 PM Go to last post
4,093 42,869
Includes the Kobo eReader as well as the Kobo software and store.
9,941 169,623
Includes the Boox
1,541 22,585
Includes all the PocketBook models
by mobama
11-22-2017 11:09 AM Go to last post
2,017 25,064
Includes all of the Sony reader models.
12,823 163,160
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 10:17 AM Go to last post
68 1,324
Discuss unlisted dedicated readers here. Or click on a sub-forum to discuss that specific reader.
11-19-2017 12:58 PM Go to last post
8,359 120,255
Handhelds, ultra-mobile PCs, media players, and other portables that could work as e-book readers
by mdp
Today 01:06 AM Go to last post
770 8,973

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)
33,793 266,153
Calibre Companion is an ebook manager to wirelessly access and interact with the calibre software and its content server (Android)
882 9,337
KOReader is a multi-format document viewer for many E-Ink devices (Kindle, Kobo, PocketBook, generic Android)
by Frenzie
11-21-2017 05:02 AM Go to last post
190 5,471
Sigil is an open-source WYSIWYG ebook editor designed to edit books in ePub format. Cross-platform (Linux, Windows and OS X)
11-22-2017 03:48 PM Go to last post
2,961 38,645
Marvin is a fast, intelligent and highly customizable e-book software to read books in ePub format (iOS)
by Larla
11-19-2017 12:07 AM Go to last post
458 6,108
EPUBReader is an add-on designed to read books in ePub format from within the Firefox browser
by morinia
11-19-2016 06:58 AM Go to last post
100 701
Writer2ePub is an OpenOffice extension to create ePub documents with OpenOffice
by Michit1
04-22-2017 11:02 AM Go to last post
54 734
Get support for tools to read e-books and to manage / collect them
11-22-2017 06:05 PM Go to last post
1,058 6,791

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 HarryT
11-17-2017 01:14 PM Go to last post
1,827 20,682
ePub (or OEBPS) is an open e-book standard by the IDPF
2,766 32,418
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.
1,322 15,637
Adobe PDF is commonly used to distribute print content; usually not the ideal format for smaller displays
by willus
11-20-2017 10:42 PM Go to last post
483 6,417
Need to convert into a specific e-book format not mentioned above? Discuss it and its tools here
by crich70
11-02-2017 05:09 AM Go to last post
420 4,760

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
11-03-2017 10:59 AM Go to last post
206 3,749
Share your e-books in Sony BBeB/LRF format (e.g. Sony Reader)
7,625 11,154
Share your e-books in Kindle format (either the original "Mobipocket" format, or newer Amazon formats such as "KF8")
11-19-2017 02:23 PM Go to last post
8,497 11,599
Share your e-books in ePub format (e.g. Sony Reader)
9,683 14,413
Share your e-books in eBookwise IMP format (e.g. Fictionwise eBookwise 1150)
04-11-2014 11:37 AM Go to last post
2,777 3,166
Share your e-books in formats other than Kindle or ePub (e.g. Adobe PDF)
by roger64
02-13-2017 09:37 AM Go to last post
720 1,077
by DaleDe
03-20-2017 07:21 PM Go to last post
5,905 8,668

Everything Audiobooks

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Come and discuss the audiobooks you've read, are reading, want to read or wish to recommend
144 4,187
This is the place to discuss all of the hardware, software, and technical questions that are unique to audiobooks
by HarryT
11-05-2017 05:44 PM Go to last post
82 1,328

Non-English Discussions

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11-07-2017 06:00 AM Go to last post
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by CarlosR
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Stop in, swap howdies and introduce yourself, great place for your first post
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Buy, sell, trade, strictly for individuals/non-commercial only!
by SKK
11-22-2017 04:22 PM Go to last post
2,397 10,767
Friendly banter and discussions unrelated to e-books
6,196 672,870
Comments, questions and suggestions for MobileRead
by 4691mls
11-22-2017 09:41 AM Go to last post
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Latest official news from us about us
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09-02-2017 06:06 PM Go to last post
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