Ventura County Library Offers Free Online Tool for Local Authors

Interested in getting your novel, memoir, poetry collection, or children's book in eBook and print-ready formats? Ventura County Library now has Pressbooks, an easy online tool that allows you to create professional quality versions of your book in popular publication formats.

Combined with other aspects of BiblioBoard Digital Library, our newest online resource, local authors now have free access to the following tools for local publication:

PressBooks: An easy-to-use online tool for authors, allowing you to create professional, print ready, quality versions of your books, memoirs, or poetry collections in ePUB, MOBI, and PDF formats.

SELF-e: An innovative collaboration between Library Journal and BiblioBoard enabling authors and libraries to work together to share self-published ebooks to eager readers looking to discover something new.

Indie California: great reads in all genres from local authors. Start reading today to find your next favorite book! 

BiblioBoard’s mobile apps available free from Apple App Store and Google Play.
Find PressBooks under BiblioBoard in the Ventura County eLibrary at

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