Calibre - simple and convenient program for library management and universal converter electronic books with lots of possibilities. It helps you organize your library of books without too much difficulty. Also it is composed of: a utility to convert from one format to another, an integrator news program to synchronize data with the electronic device for reading and good viewer. It is a must read book for fans of portable mobile devices.
- Library Management
Calibre provides the ability to manage your collection of books. The concept of the program - many of the same books in different formats presented as one book in the library.
You can sort and search for books by metadata such as title, author, date of publication, date, size, book series, rating, etc. Also, there is support for tags and comments and reviews.
You can easily find a specific book with a simple search, or use the advanced search.
Books that you added from the program organizes a clear hierarchical structure of folders on your hard disk.
Plus calibre can search metadata about books and covers online by name / author or ISBN. The search system is determined by the plug-in metadata and can easily be expanded by yourself.
- Reference books
Calibre supports conversion of many formats.
Input Formats: CBZ, CBR, CBC, EPUB, FB2, HTML, LIT, LRF, MOBI, ODT, PDF, PRC **, PDB, PML, RB, RTF, TCR, TXT
Output Formats: EPUB, FB2, OEB, LIT, LRF, MOBI, PDB, PML, RB, PDF, TCR, TXT
Conversion has many options, such as changing the font size, the creation of the structure of the book and the footnotes and so forth.
- Synchronization with readers
Calibre has a modular system drivers for reader that allows you to add new devices. The program supports a variety of devices. When you sync Calibre chooses the most appropriate format, or if there is no necessary - Convert to the desired. Also adds to the reader all the necessary metadata and information about the series of books.
- Download news and converts them into a book
Calibre has been three hundred news sources. And read the manual, you will not be difficult to add new sources
- Built-in reader for books
Calibre has built-in software for reading books of all supported formats.
- Web Server content
Calibre has a built-in Web server for remote management of the library. It can also download and send the book to you by e-mail.
It does not require installation and can be run from any removable media.
? When downloading metadata from Amazon, convert the amazon categories into tags. You can turn this off by going to Preferences-> Metadata download and configuring the Amazon source.
Closes tickets: 1206763
? Kobo driver: Add an option to modify the styling in books being sent to the device, based on a template on the device.
Closes tickets: 1207151
? Get Books: Add support for two more Polish ebook stores: cdp.pl and ebooki.allegro.pl
? calibredb: Add a new clone command to create clones of libraries with the same custom columns, virtual libraries, etc. as the current library.
? MOBI metadata: Do not fail to set metadata in MOBI files if they have EXTH fields with NULL pointers to a cover or thumbnail.
Closes tickets: 1205757
? Fix editing of book metadata failing when its timestamp is out of range for the system.
Closes tickets: 1191599
? Fix renaming a user category to the same name it already has erases the user category.
Closes tickets: 1207131
? Fix drag 'n drop of cover onto conversion dialog not working
Device drivers: Explicitly fsync () all files when writing to devices, to reduce chances of file corruption if the device is disconnected while jobs are running
? Fix calibre not appearing in Ubuntu's 'Open with ..' menu
Closes tickets: 1207518
? Improved news sources