Usefull Tools to read and view ePub Files
What is an ePub file
The Open eBook Publication format (ePub) is a common format for electronic books. It was developed as a freely available standard for ebooks by the International Digital Publishing Forum (IDPF) in 1997. One of the main advantages of ePub is that the format is freely available. Therefore many eBooks use this format.Furthermore, in contrast to the PDF format, it offers reflowable and resizeable text. It also includes raster and vector images and CSS styling.
Ebook readers which support ePubMost of the common ebook readers support the epub format. Here the compability of various devices:
- The B&N Nook
- The Sony ebook reader
- The Amazon Kindle does not support the ePub format. To read your ePub ebooks with this reader you have to convert them to the Mobi format or the PDF format (You can use our converter to do so)
- If you want to read ePub files on other portable readers like iPad you can do so installing additional software. More information you find here...