Linux Applications

How to Install Calibre eBook Reader on Ubuntu

Calibre is a free as well as an open source e-book library management application developed by users of e-books for users of e-books. It supports a variety of formats (including the common Amazon Kindle and EPUB formats), as well as e-book syncing with a variety of e-book readers, and conversion (within DRM restrictions) from different e-book and non-e-book formats.

Calibre Key Features

  • Library Management as well as E-book conversion
  • Syncing to e-book reader devices
  • Downloading news from the web as well as converting it into e-book form
  • Comprehensive e-book viewer
  • Content server for online access to your book collection
  • E-book editor for the major e-book formats

How to Install Calibre 2.81 on Ubuntu recent versions

$ sudo apt update
$ sudo apt install calibre

Here is a screen shot of Calibre running on our Ubuntu 21.04 system below that was installed using a Shells Ubuntu desktop:

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