Calibre is a free and open source e-book library management application made by users, for users. Many languages, designed around the concept of the logical book, i.e., a single entry in your library that may correspond to actual e-book files in several formats.
Calibre can sort the books in your library by title, author, date added, date published, size, rating, or series, along with extra metadata such as tags and personal comments. You can easily search your book collection for a particular book, based on any of this information. Calibre can also go onto the internet to find online books based on existing title/author or ISBN information.
In addition, Calibre also: -syncs to your ebook reader -downloads news from the internet and converts it into ebook form -offers a ebook viewer that can display all major ebook formats
Library Management E-book conversion Syncing to e-book reader devices Downloading news from the web and converting it into e-book form Built-in e-book viewer Content server for online access to your book collection E-book editor for the major e-book formats
With GoodReader on your iPhone, iPod Touch or iPad, you can read virtually anything, anywhere. Books, movies, maps, pictures; GoodReader puts it all in a single app, right in your pocket.
GoodReader lets you transfer files to your iOS device, directly from your computer over a USB cable or Wi-Fi connection, from the Internet, or from email attachments. It also easily integrates with MobileMe iDisk, box.net, MyDisk.se and other popular WebDAV servers, and also with non-WebDAV services like Google Docs and Dropbox.
With the PDF Reflow feature, reading your documents on a small iPhone screen is a pleasure because it extracts pure text from PDF files and automatically wraps words. That means you never have to scroll left and right to read the text.
With no bars or buttons blocking the text, you have true full screen reading. The PDF hyperlink feature allows you to quickly jump back and forth within the document. Tapping a link will whisk you across a huge PDF book in an instant, and the "Go Back" button takes you back to the page you came from. If you already know what you're looking for, the Text Search feature helps you find your way to the exact info you want in any PDF or TXT file. You can even use the 50x zoom, which gives you a better view, without distorting the image. That makes it perfect for viewing PDF maps or drawings.
GoodReader supports massive PDF and TXT files, but it can also handle all of the most popular file types. Have a look for yourself:
- MS Office - .doc, .ppt, .xls and more
- HTML and Safari webarchives
- High resolution images
- It even does audio and video!
FBReader is an e-book reader for various platforms.
Supported e-book formats are: ePub, an international e-publishing standard. fb2, a Russian e-books standard de facto. Non-DRM'd version of Mobipocket, a popular commercial e-book format (http://alternativeto.net/software/mobipocket-ebook-reader/). plain text is supported, however FBReader might not always correctly split text into paragraphs. some subsets of RTF and MS Word Doc.
Direct reading from tar, zip, gzip and bzip2 archives. (Multiple books in one archive are supported.) Automatic library building. Automatic language and character encoding detection is supported. Automatically generated contents table. Embedded images support. Footnotes/hyperlinks support. Position indicator. Keeps the last open book and the last read positions for all opened books between runs. List of last opened books. Automatic hyphenations. Liang's algorithm is used. The same algorithm is used in TeX, and TeX hyphenation patterns are used in FBReader. Patterns for Czech, English, Esperanto, Finnish, French, German, Italian, Norwegian, Portuguese, Russian, Spanish, Swedish and Ukrainian are included in the current version. Text search. Full-screen mode. Screen rotation by 90, 180 and 270 degrees.
Currently FBReader works on
Linux desktop. Windows XP/Vista computer. MacOS X (port of Stanislav Gobunov). FreeBSD computer. Various linux-based mobile devices: Sharp Zaurus with Qtopia-based ROMs, pdaXrom or OpenZaurus ROM. Archos PMA430. Siemens Simpad with Opensimpad 0.9.0/Opie ROM. Nokia 770/N800/N810 Internet Tablets (maemo). PepperPad 3 handheld web computer. Motorola A1200 smartphone. Motorola E680i/A780 smartphones. (This port is available from the third-party site.) IRex iLiad. (This port is available from the third-party site.)
Innovative book reader with powerful controls & full functions:
• Read thousands of ebooks for free, supports online ebook libraries • Read local books with smooth scroll and tons of innovation
Support epub, pdf, mobi, chm, cbr, cbz, umd, fb2, txt, html, rar, zip or OPDS, key features:
Full visual options: line space, font scale, bold, italic, shadow, justified alignment, alpha colors, fading edge etc.
10+ themes embedded, includes Day & Night mode switcher.
Various types of paging: touch screen, volume keys or even camera, search or back keys.
24 customized operations (screen click, swipe gesture, hardware keys), apply to 15 customized events: search, bookmark, themes, navigation, font size and more.
5 auto-scroll modes: rolling blind mode; by pixel, by line or by page. Real-time speed control.
Adjust the brightness by sliding your finger along the left edge of the screen, gesture commands supported.
Intelligent paragraph; indent paragraph; trim unwanted blank spaces options.
“Keep your eyes health” options for long-time reading.
Real page turning effect with customized speed/color/transparent; 5 page flip animations;
My Bookshelf design: Favorites, Downloads, Authors, Tags; self bookcover, search, import supported.
Justified text alignment, hyphenation mode supported.
Dual page mode for landscape screen.
Support all four screen orientations.
EPUB3 multimedia content support (video and audio)
Backup/Restore options to cloud via DropBox, sync reading positions between phones and tablets.
Highlight, Annotation, Dictionary (Offline or Online, support ColorDict, GoldenDict, Fora, ABBYY Lingvo, etc.), Translation, Share functions all in this ebook reader.
Issuu is the leading digital publishing platform delivering exceptional reading experiences of magazines, catalogs, and newspapers.
Millions of people have uploaded their best publications to create beautiful digital editions.
When will we see yours?
Medium is a new place on the Internet where people share ideas and stories that are longer than 140 characters and not just for friends. It’s designed for little stories that make your day better and manifestos that change the world. It’s used by everyone from professional journalists to amateur cooks. It’s simple, beautiful, collaborative, and it helps you find the right audience for whatever you have to say.
Project Gutenberg is a library of over 60,000 free eBooks. Choose among free epub and Kindle eBooks, download them or read them online. You will find the world's great literature here, with focus on older works for which U.S. copyright has expired. Thousands of volunteers digitized and diligently proofread the eBooks, for enjoyment and education.
No fee or registration! Everything from Project Gutenberg is gratis, libre, and completely without cost to readers. If you find Project Gutenberg useful, please consider a small donation, to help Project Gutenberg digitize more books, maintain our online presence, and improve Project Gutenberg programs and offerings. Other ways to help include digitizing, proofreading and formatting, recording audiobooks, or reporting errors.
No special apps needed! Project Gutenberg eBooks require no special apps to read, just the regular Web browsers or eBook readers that are included with computers and mobile devices. There have been reports of sites that charge fees for custom apps, or for the same eBooks that are freely available from Project Gutenberg. Some of the apps might have worthwhile features, but none are required to enjoy Project Gutenberg eBooks.
SlideShare is the best way to share presentations, documents and professional videos. SlideShare is the world's largest community for sharing presentations.
SlideShare is a business media site for sharing presentations, documents and pdfs. SlideShare features a vibrant professional community that regularly comments, favorites and downloads content. Content also spreads virally through blogs and social networks such as LinkedIn, Facebook and twitter.
Individuals & organizations upload documents to SlideShare to share ideas, connect with others, and generate leads for their businesses. Anyone can view presentations & documents on topics that interest them. The site is growing rapidly with over 25 million monthly visitors.
SlideShare is the best way to get your slides out there on the web, so your ideas can be found and shared by a wide audience.
Do you want to get the word out about your product or service? Do you want your slides to reach people who could not make it to your talk? Are you a teacher looking to share your lesson plans? It only takes a moment - start uploading now, and let your slides do the talking!
With Google Play Newsstand, discover more of the news and magazines that you care about all in one app on your Android tablet or phone. Enjoy breaking news and in-depth articles featuring audio, video and more. From sports, business, cooking, entertainment, fashion and more – now get both free and paid news plus subscribe to vibrant full HD magazines, all in one place. With hundreds of premier publishers – it’s all there, easy to follow, read and share.
Magforest is an online digital magazines distribution platform for magazine publishers and readers. An innovative digital magazine newsstand featuring hundreds of magazines.
Magazine Publishers can sell their magazines online.
The key benefits of Magforest are:
- Easy to use interface, easy uploads & easy purchases.
- Powerful and clean website
- Instant Paypal Payments to Publishers on ALL sales.
- Print on Demand
- Android App
- Affililate Wordpress Plugin
Download Free Android App: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.magforest.mobile
Affiliate Wordpress Plugin: https://wordpress.org/plugins/magforest-affiliate-magazine-reseller-system/
Publishing platform for digital magazines, interactive publications and online catalogs.
Convert documents to beautiful publications and share them worldwide.
Publish. Customize. Perform.
Joomag is not just a service, it's the way, that brings your magazine to new level of interactivity.
With Self Service plans, small retailers can publish PDFs in a beautiful Reader, styled to match their brand. Publications can be shared on websites, through social media or via newsletters. Product overlays improve the eCommerce experience.
The Enterprise plan enables large retailers to display dynamic content, run personalized promotions and integrate shopping carts. The services team is always available to help Enterprise users achieve their goals through online publications.
Free online authoring tool to transform your PDFs into interactive/multimedia publications then publish and share anywhere. You can add interactive elements such as:
- YouTube, animated pictures, audio and video clips
- Web links, bookmarks, custom TOC
- Uploading external files of any type
- Custom quizzes, surveys, and feedbacks using multimedia
- Built-in dictionary
- Social learning module
- and many more!
Flipping book maker software for digital catalogs, brochures, magazines, reports, and other printed material. flipb Software allows you to create unlimited page flip effect publications to easily distribute via websites, email, and social media. flipb allows you to fully customize the look and feel of your digital publication by adding your logo, choosing your preferred colors, background, video, audio, visual page transitions, and buttons. With flipb every edit, change, or update is in your control. You create it and you host it. flipb provides you with a license that will last a lifetime, unlimited publishing for your company, and tablet and smart phone viewing. Your page flip publication can be created in HTML5 and flash making it viewable across all digital platforms. This enables users on the iPhone, iPad, Android and other mobile devices to enjoy a rich viewing experience. Your readers can view your online publication anywhere, anyplace regardless of what device they use. Advantages and Advanced Features Including -Over 50 features with unlimited design settings -Automatically optimize your publication for search engines (SEO) so users can easily find your flip book publication -Enable web users to easily search for your publication with our integrated SEO feature. -Track your audience behavior and receive statistical information. You can turn your publication into a marketing research tool by integrating it with Google Analytics to obtain measureable results and statistics about your reader's interaction with your publication. -Fully integrate your logo, branding, and colors into your publication and digital viewer. -Secure your publication with password protection. -Provide offline versions that can be transferred onto CDs or flash drives for distribution at trade shows and much more. flipb Software is committed to providing customized digital publishing software solutions that best suit your needs. For more details, please visit flipb.com.
Aldiko is an e-book reader application for the Android operating system. It supports the EPUB industry standard format for digital publications and incorporates facilities for browsing online catalogs on thousands of books (including thousands of free public domain work) and downloading them directly into the users personal library. The application features a bookshelf-like user interface that lets user navigate their collection of eBooks. It also provides a customizable reading experience through configurable font and background color, font size and type, margin size, display brightness, page turn mode, etc. Additionally, the application allows users to import their own books to read them on the go.
Google Play Books lets you search, preview, and buy millions of books using Google Book Search. Books in the public domain and certain copyrighted books can be read and downloaded in their entirety for free. You can buy ebooks for reading on your computer, Apple device, Android device, Nook, or Sony eReader in the Google ebookstore. All purchased eBooks are backed up online, and your page positions are automatically synced between devices.
Calibre Web is a web app providing a clean interface for browsing, reading and downloading eBooks using an existing Calibre database.
Features: Bootstrap 3 HTML5 interface full graphical setup User management Admin interface User Interface in english, french, german, polish, simplified chinese, spanish OPDS feed for eBook reader apps Filter and search by titles, authors, tags, series and language Create custom book collection (shelves) Support for editing eBook metadata Support for converting eBooks from EPUB to Kindle format (mobi/azw) Restrict eBook download to logged-in users Support for public user registration Send eBooks to Kindle devices with the click of a button Support for reading eBooks directly in the browser (.txt, .epub, .pdf) Upload new books in PDF, epub, fb2 format Support for Calibre custom columns Fine grained per-user permissions Self update capability
- Book reader compatible with Android 1.6+
- read formats: fb2, fb3, fbz, txt, epub (no DRM), html, doc, docx, odt, rtf, mobi (no DRM), prc (PalmDoc), tcr. Supported ZIP and GZ archives.
- It is possible to specify an encoding of reading file (include 932, 936, 949, 950 code page).
- Support Text-To-Speech (TTS) (permission to the calls need to stop tts while calling)
- Support network libraries (OPDS)
- Local library. The selection of authors, series, title, publication year, genre.
- Supported interface languages: russian, english, german, greek, ukrainian, belarusian, polish, chineze, bulgarian, turkish.
- Supported external dictionaries.
- Fb2 and TXT file editing. If a file is in an archive, edited file is unpacked to the same directory as the original one.
- It is possible to select code page for file names in zip.
- Correct hyphenation for 20 languages.
- Four profiles with independent font, color, brightness, gamma correction and indent of text.
- One- and two-page mode with automatic switch to the two-page mode in landscape.
- Configuring of display styles (headings, citations, abstracts, etc.). Each style includes font, color, text style, text size, shadow, indent, spacing and so on.
- Autoscroll "wave" and "slide".
- 3D paging animation.
- Initial letter to one or two lines of text at the beginning of each chapter or paragraph.
- Independent setting of all items in the status bar and footer for windowed and full-screen mode.
- Support for display of footnotes on the page for fb2- and (most) epub-files.
- The horizontal and vertical alignment of text on the screen.
- Hanging punctuation.
- "Sections from a new page" option.
- Navigation in the text: by percents, by pages, to the beginning/end of the text, 10 pages forward/backward, to the next/previous chapter.
- Table of contents in fb2-, doc- and epub-files.
- 9 tap-zones for short and long taps, gestures, gestures with two fingers, resize text by "pinch", to assign the actions for buttons...
With Kobo, you can read on your iPad, iPhone or iPod Touch anywhere, anytime.
Visit Kobo and browse more than 3.5 million free and affordable titles in the Kobo Store, including bestsellers, award winners, new releases, classics, and hidden gems. All your books sync right to the app.
With Kobo’s reading app, you’re able to:
• Pick up right where you left off. We sync your bookmarks, notes, and highlights, so you can keep reading across all your devices.
• Customize your reading experience. Enjoy crisp, clear text, in the size and style you prefer; try Night Mode for easier nighttime reading; and lock the screen in portrait or landscape mode to read how you like.
• Enjoy first chapter previews for thousands of select books.
• Experience the rich, colorful environment of our magazines, cookbooks, children’s books, and comics.
• Make your reading a social experience with Reading Life™. Earn fun and surprising awards, track how long it takes to read a book, and much more.
• Add books to your Library from email, the web, or your Dropbox account. You can even read books from your local public library.
• Share ideas with Kobo Pulse™. Find out who in the Kobo Community is reading what you are and discuss what you've read with them.
• Post your activities to Facebook. See what your friends are reading and share quotes, notes, and book reviews with friends. Like and comment on books your friends post to Facebook.
• Read in English, French, Spanish, Italian, German, Dutch, Portuguese, Brazilian Portuguese, or Japanese.