Ibis Reader™ is an ebook reading system for your smartphone, netbook, and computer. It helps you find the best books and then gets out of your way to let you enjoy reading them.
What sets Ibis Reader apart?
- Works on your computer, laptop, and your smartphone
- Remembers where you stopped reading so you don’t have to
- Stores your library online so you can access it anywhere and at any time
- Keeps you reading even without an internet connection on iPhones, iPod Touches, and Android phones
- Lets you download all your books at any time
- Runs without software downloads or installations
- Reads DRM-free ebooks in the EPUB format
How does it work? How do I get started? What do I have to download?
You can start reading without having to download anything! Here’s how it works:
Get started with Ibis Reader by finding an interesting book in Get Books.
Click on one of the book sources to see the titles available, then click on
the cover of a book to see more information. Once you’ve found an
interesting book, click
Read to add it to your library and
Because your ebooks are stored in the cloud, you can read them from any web browser and many mobile phones, anywhere in the world. When used with an iPhone and Android 2 phone, you can even read when you aren’t connected to the internet.
What is EPUB?
The EPUB format is the open ebook standard developed by the International Digital Publishing Forum (IDPF). It is based on a number of other open standards including XHTML and CSS, just like the web. This means that your web browser and Ibis Reader are well-equipped to display EPUB books.
Can I use Ibis Reader on my mobile device?
Absolutely! The web version of Ibis Reader has been optimized for both full-size computers and mobile devices. Readers with iPhones or Android phones can read ebooks even when not connected to the internet.
I’m a publisher and I have questions or feature requests
Threepress is a publisher-serving corporation with many years of experience in building products in the industry. We would be happy to discuss the EPUB format, getting your books into EPUB, and even extending Ibis Reader with custom features for your publications. Please contact email@example.com.
- Developed by
- Liza Daly
- Keith Fahlgren
- Ned Batchelder
- Chuck Ha
- Mobile user interface
- Chris Drackett
- Logo, mobile look & feel, art direction
- Jeremy Perkins (iFactory)
- Web look & feel
- Dana Busch (iFactory)
- Design producer
- Tara Feld (iFactory)
- Web template production
- JB Price
- Additional software engineering
- Dan Schmidt
Thank you to our many early beta and QA testers for your hard work and comprehensive reports: Brendan LeFebvre, Christopher Taylor-Davies, Colin Weir, David Pierron, Gert Lems, Hugh McGuire, Jodi Schneider, and Marty Picco (among many others).