iPads: Creating Online Books Using ePub and iBook Author - BCIU wiki


Support for your iBooks
iBook App: Must have installed on iPad
dotepub - convert any website into an ePub document.
Automator- automate much of what you do on your computer (Mac)
Calibre - a free and open source e-book library management application. Available for Windows, OS X, and Linux.
ePub Services - Download Text to ePub Services (by default, not included in OS X Lion)
Apple iBooks Author website: http://www.apple.com/ibooks-author/
Apple Widget Video: Apple iBooks Author Widget



General resources to use in your iBooks
ck12 - Flexbooks (STEM focus, but a few other areas)
Project Gutenberg- offers over 40,000 free ebooks: choose among free epub books, free kindle books, download them or read them online.
Wikipedia - Great for making your glossaries!
Library of Congress
Library of Congress: Global Gateway
Curriki- K-12 Open Curricula Community
OER Commons - Browse Open Educational Resources
Creative Commons Education - Great list of OER resources/materials
Class Widgets - Custom iBooks Author Widgets
US Government Photos and Images
The Best Copyright-Free Photo Libraries
Creative Commons Search



Amjohnston's Favorite Links on ebooks from Diigo
Amjohnston's Favorite Links on ibooks from Diigo