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5. eBooks

Portable devices (such as Androids) are getting increasingly viable as ways to store and read books. A large mass of literature is available freely via projects such as Project Gutenberg.

  1. Android Libris

  2. Okular - more than a reader

  3. E-book software

  4. calibre - E-book management

    Notably attractive on the desktop to help manage a whole "library" of electronic documents.

  5. Create Your Own Cloud of Ebooks with Calibre

  6. FBReader

  7. SiSU

    A framework for document structuring, publishing and search.

    Allows generating documents using minimal markup (unlike XML!), and transforming that into a number of output forms suitable for publishing including the popular ePub format.

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