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Tags: golang pdf ebooks epub web-ui mobi github.com
Clipped on: 2019-09-01

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booklist Added support for extraction and display of ISBNs and publishing dates ( 6 months ago
docs Updated year 2 years ago
formats Uncommented ISBN/date code 6 months ago
indexer Refactor booklist, formats, and indexer (closesThis commit closes issue #59. #59) last year
public Added support for extraction and display of ISBNs and publishing dates ( 6 months ago
server Updated kepubify dependency (closesThis commit closes issue #75. #75) 6 months ago
util Fix tests last year
vendor Added mobi lib to vendor 6 months ago
.gitattributes Update linguist gitattributes 2 years ago
.gitignore New build scripts and travis config 2 years ago
.travis.yml Updated go version 2 years ago
Dockerfile Fixed missing - in Dockerfile (#70) 7 months ago
LICENSE.md Updated year 2 years ago
Makefile Reorganize modules/server package, use packr instead of bindata last year
README.md Updated ePubViewer with search feature and improved TOC 2 years ago
bookbrowser.go Improve update check 11 months ago
release.sh Fixed ARM builds last year



Image (Asset 4/15) alt=Features

  • Multiple book formats
    • epub
    • pdf
  • Search
  • Advanced Search
    • Search any combination of fields
    • View all information in the results
  • List view
  • Responsive web interface
  • Update notifications
  • Browse by:
    • Author
    • Series (from calibre metadata)
  • Sorted by:
    • Last added
    • Alphabetically
    • Series
  • Web based reader
    • Custom fonts, colors, sizing, spacing
    • Remembers your position
    • Book search
    • And more
  • Search
  • And more
  • Easy-to-use
  • Fast
  • No extra dependencies


Image (Asset 5/15) alt=Reader Screenshots
Desktop Mobile
Image (Asset 6/15) alt=Advanced Search
Image (Asset 7/15) alt=System Requirements

The server works on all platforms.

The web interface works on IE 9+, Edge, Firefox 3+, Chrome, Safari 5.1+, Opera 17+, and Android browser 4.4+.

The web-based reader works on IE 10+, Edge, Firefox 28+, Chrome 21+, Safari 9+, Opera 17+, and Android browser 4.4+.


Run BookBrowser from the directory with the epub books. By default, you can access the web interface at http://localhost:8090.

You can also use the command line arguments below:

  -addr string
    	The address to bind to. (default ":8090")
  -bookdir string
    	The directory to get books from. This directory must exist. (default ".")
  -tempdir string
    	The directory to use for storing temporary files such as book cover thumbnails. This directory is create on start and deleted on exit. (default is a subdirectory in your system's temp directory)