Best eBook reader software for your desktop

Best eBook reader software for your desktop (Calibre)

Calibre ebook reader

Almost everyone has various collection of ebooks in his/her computer. Sometimes it becomes hard to manage them so we need to find better ebook management software. Ebooks have variety of formats like .pdf, .epub etc. Nothing is better if we find a single software which can simultaneously read many formats of ebooks as well as able to manage them.

Today i will discuss about the calibre The ultimate ebook management and reader for your desktop. Calibre is the ebook reader as well as ebook management software which can read various formats of ebooks. If you have calibre installed in your computer/laptop then you don,t have to find alternate to this because it is ultimate ebook management software.

Calibre is a free and open source e-book library management application developed by users of e-books for users of e-books. It has a cornucopia of features divided into the following main categories:

  • Library Management : Calibre is able to manage all your ebook in a single place. calibre can sort the books in your library by : Title, Author, Date added, Date published, Size, Rating, Series, etc. You can easily search your book collection for a particular book.
  • Calibre is ultimate all in one ebooks viewer.
  • Ebook Conversion : Calibre also supports the conversion of ebooks from one format to another.
  • Syncing to ebook reader devices : Calibre has a modular device driver design that makes adding support for different e-reader devices easy.
  • You can save news or page from web into your favorite ebook formats with the help of calibre.
  •  By Calibre you can access your online favorite ebooks also.
  • The best part is that you can edit and modify your favorite ebooks with the help of calibre.

Download calibre from here.

Also, there are many other types of ebook reader softwares are available for windows like adobe reader, Epub extension for firefox etc. Firefox EPUB extension helps to read .epub format ebooks in firefox browser itself so you can give it a try.

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  1. Calibre is a great tool but Sigil is a much better desktop editor. It’s also free. PubML for WordPress is not desktop software, but it offers intuitive, visual tools, the ability to create ePub eBooks, and also the ability to export PubML eBooks that can be viewed on the open web. See

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