Calibre - Convert PDF documents to iBooks (ePub) format

October 2016

iBooks the default e-book reader app for the iPad/iPhone/iPod touch. The ebook can be downloaded from the online stores, but you can also convert your PDF documents to a format compatible with iBook (ePub format) and transfer them to your iDevice.
  • Download and install Calbre (available for MacOS, Windows and Linux).:
  • Launch Calibre and click on the "Add Books"
  • In the window that opens browse for the PDF document and click "Open".
  • Next click on the "Convert books" button
  • In the window that opens, set the output format (EPUB). Via the same window you can select a photo or any image as a book cover.
  • Click "OK" and wait for the conversion to be completed.
  • Transfer the ebook to your iDevice, via iTunes.

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