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E-Book General

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Latest on e-books, e-paper, DRM and related technologies
8,713 284,010
General discussions about e-book reading not specific to a device, software or format.
5,909 196,115
Find hot e-book deals and freebies, and other noteworthy e-books resources. (No Promotional Posts)
13,343 172,910
Discover and discuss e-books announced by one of our author/publisher members.
4,496 30,212
Tell us what books you are reading right now, find books that every e-book worm could enjoy
4,316 144,064
A place to discuss the art, craft, and business of writing and (self-)publishing.
by Hitch
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2,189 43,642

E-Book Readers

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Looking for the optimal reader? Unsatisfied with all of them? Get help from our expert forum members
4,806 70,110
Discuss the Amazon Kindle devices and Kindle Software. Includes the Kindle models, Kindle 4 PC, Kindle 4 Mac and Kindle Cloud Reader.
18,417 317,291
Devices running an open and user expandable Android based system such as tablets and cell phones
5,441 62,262
All things iPad, iPhone, iPod, and other e-book capable Apple devices
2,725 40,658
Includes the NOOK and NOOK STR
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4,083 42,749
Includes the Kobo eReader as well as the Kobo software and store.
9,881 168,264
Includes the Boox
1,533 22,220
Includes all the PocketBook models
by mobama
10-13-2017 02:53 AM Go to last post
2,010 25,013
Includes all of the Sony reader models.
by ManDay
10-12-2017 02:14 AM Go to last post
12,811 163,075
Discuss reading on Windows 8, Windows RT and Windows Phone devices. Includes the Surface models, Dell Venus, Nokia Windows Phones and others.
10-01-2017 02:51 PM Go to last post
66 1,314
Discuss unlisted dedicated readers here. Or click on a sub-forum to discuss that specific reader.
by DaleDe
Today 12:09 PM Go to last post
8,360 120,245
Handhelds, ultra-mobile PCs, media players, and other portables that could work as e-book readers
10-05-2017 03:12 AM Go to last post
770 8,957

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)
33,560 264,187
Calibre Companion is an ebook manager to wirelessly access and interact with the calibre software and its content server (Android)
861 9,243
KOReader is a multi-format document viewer for many E-Ink devices (Kindle, Kobo, PocketBook, generic Android)
181 5,356
Sigil is an open-source WYSIWYG ebook editor designed to edit books in ePub format. Cross-platform (Linux, Windows and OS X)
by KevinH
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2,942 38,335
Marvin is a fast, intelligent and highly customizable e-book software to read books in ePub format (iOS)
452 6,070
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
1,054 6,774

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 konino
10-13-2017 07:10 PM Go to last post
1,818 20,589
ePub (or OEBPS) is an open e-book standard by the IDPF
by PeterT
10-11-2017 07:48 PM Go to last post
2,752 32,250
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
Today 12:16 PM Go to last post
1,314 15,406
Adobe PDF is commonly used to distribute print content; usually not the ideal format for smaller displays
482 6,407
Need to convert into a specific e-book format not mentioned above? Discuss it and its tools here
by DaleDe
06-23-2017 11:16 AM Go to last post
420 4,758

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
204 3,738
Share your e-books in Sony BBeB/LRF format (e.g. Sony Reader)
12-27-2016 06:22 AM Go to last post
7,625 11,152
Share your e-books in Kindle format (either the original "Mobipocket" format, or newer Amazon formats such as "KF8")
10-13-2017 08:24 PM Go to last post
8,491 11,588
Share your e-books in ePub format (e.g. Sony Reader)
10-13-2017 08:30 PM Go to last post
9,652 14,361
Share your e-books in eBookwise IMP format (e.g. Fictionwise eBookwise 1150)
04-11-2014 10:37 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 08:37 AM Go to last post
720 1,077
by DaleDe
03-20-2017 06:21 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
by pnerd
Today 12:31 AM Go to last post
140 4,112
This is the place to discuss all of the hardware, software, and technical questions that are unique to audiobooks
by cromag
10-14-2017 03:09 AM Go to last post
81 1,318

Non-English Discussions

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10-14-2017 11:52 AM Go to last post
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by Arios
10-10-2017 10:08 AM Go to last post
1,125 14,945
by Sargont
08-30-2017 08:20 AM Go to last post
158 574


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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
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2,392 10,753
Friendly banter and discussions unrelated to e-books
by cromag
Today 10:28 PM Go to last post
6,190 668,294
Comments, questions and suggestions for MobileRead
by 4691mls
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Latest official news from us about us
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09-02-2017 05:06 PM Go to last post
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