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About MobileReference Books
All eBooks are not created equal. The quality of an eBook varies greatly between publishers. This chapter explains the benefits of MobileReference electronic books.
Table of Contents
1. Active Table of Contents
How do you find a poem you want to read among 2,000 other poems? Anyone reading an electronic edition of Emily Dickinson is confronted with this question. To facilitate the process, our editors included an Index of First Lines, sorted alphabetically. To search the MobileReference edition of Emily Dickinson poems for "I'm nobody, who are you? Are you nobody too? …", you click on the link Index of First Lines, click on the link -I-, then scroll and find "I'm nobody, who are you?". This method of indexing electronic books is called an Active Table of Contents. The illustration below shows the active table of contents from Emily Dickinson collected poems:
Looking for a poem or a story in a book that contains hundreds of stories is much easier with an active table of contents. Automatically scanned books often lack an active table of contents and links to footnotes. MobileReference editors carefully examine each book and insert links to individual stories, poems, letters, and footnotes to improve the reading experience and simplify electronic book navigation. The result is high quality books with active tables of contents.
An active Table of Contents is essential for books that require quick navigation to chapters and verses. The King James Bible published by MobileReference has both book and chapter navigation links. In just a few clicks, you can be reading any verse in the Bible. The Table of Contents has quick links to both the Old and New Testaments, Deuterocanonical literature, the Suggested Reading Lists, Glossary, List of Illustrations, and the A-Z Index. Just select the book you want to read and go directly to it. Once you have opened the book, you can select the chapter you want in just one click. For example, if you want to select Matthew, chapter 7:12, you could go to the Table of Contents, click on the New Testament link, click on the book of Matthew, then click on the chapter 7 link at the top of the page and scroll to 7:12.
MobileReference pioneered the publication of collections of works by a particular author in a single electronic book. This was motivated in part by the desire to reduce the clutter of titles in the digital library. Consider the collection 'Works of Charles Dickens' that contains more than 200 works. When purchased individually, every book has its own entry in your digital library. To select a book in a digital library of 200 books, one needs to scroll through as many as 20 pages of the library. MobileReference's 'Works of Charles Dickens' organizes all of these books into one electronic volume that has a single representation in the digital library.
Inside author-collections, MobileReference editors diligently indexed the books alphabetically, chronologically and by category. For example, a reader looking for 'A Christmas Carol' can click Fiction> 'A Christmas Carol'. Alternatively, a reader can click 'List of works in alphabetical order' > 'C' > 'Christmas Carol'. If a reader forgets the book title but remembers that 'A Christmas Carol' was written by Charles Dickens early in his career, he or she can click on the 'List of works in chronological order' > (1843) 'A Christmas Carol'.
MobileReference had developed over three hundred collections by William Shakespeare, Jane Austen, Mark Twain, Arthur Conan Doyle, Jules Verne, Charles Dickens, Leo Tolstoy, and other authors. All of the books were carefully checked for accuracy and completeness by a team of experts. Designed for optimal navigation on the Kindle, iPad, Nook, Sony Reader and other electronic devices, MobileReference author-collections cost $5.99 or less.
To search for MobileReference ebooks: enter mobi (short for MobileReference) and a keyword; for example: mobi Dickens.
Electronic Travel Guides are notoriously harder to use than paper books. To enable a better experience, MobileReference designed Travel Guides specifically for electronic readers. The active Table of Contents divides articles into categories such as MAPS, ATTRACTIONS, TRANSPORTATION, etc. Local attractions are listed under the SEE link. Articles describing attractions normally indicate the address, telephone, hours of operation and admission charges on top of the page under the first illustration. The TOP 10 link features sights that no visitor should miss. Tips on what to do are listed under the DO link. Shopping suggestions are listed under the BUY link. The GET OUT article lists nearby towns, cities and other places worthy of a visit.
Itineraries include our suggestions for your travel route and include links to individual attraction articles. Click on the link to read detailed information about a sight.
Main attractions are numbered and plotted on a map. The numbered list of attractions under the map links to individual attraction articles. In addition, the map page displays the list of attractions in alphabetical order. This list includes both links to individual attraction articles and links to the map. The numbered list provides a better reference when you know your location and want to identify attractions nearby. The alphabetical list provides a better reference when you know the sight you want to see and want to locate the sight on the map.
With MobileReference Travel Guides you can turn the Kindle into an audio guide. Just open an article and click Shift+SYM to activate text-to-speech. Put the speaker on the back of the Kindle against your ear and enjoy your virtual travel companion. Press Spacebar to pause/resume text-to-speech.
Selected MobileReference Travel Guides
All MobileReference Travel Guides are only $9.99 or less. Search for any title: enter mobi (short for MobileReference) and a keyword; for example: mobi Paris.
MobileReference study guides give you the information teachers expect you to know in a handy, succinct format without overwhelming you with unnecessary detail. Compatible with any classroom text, MobileReference study guides provide you access to all of the important facts and formulas when you need them. These guides let you study at your own pace. They are so complete, they're perfect for preparing for graduate or professional exams!
If you don't have a lot of time but want to excel in class, MobileReference Study Guides will help you:
Students love MobileReference study guides! Each year, hundreds of thousands of students improve their test scores and final grades with these indispensable study guides. Boost your grades - download MobileReference Study Guides to your mobile device or eReader.
All MobileReference Study Guides are only $9.99 or less. Search for any title: enter mobi (short for MobileReference) and a keyword; for example: mobi math.
Selected MobileReference Study Guides
Biology: Biology, Cell Biology, Human Anatomy and Physiology, Psychology
Mobile devices provide an exceptional platform for reference materials. Below is a partial list of reference books from MobileReference. If you don't see a reference book you need, please email us to: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Selected Illustrated Encyclopedias
- Encyclopedia of Birds
Selected Encyclopedias in dictionary format available for Amazon Kindle dedicated device and mobile devices with MobiPocket Reader
-The World's Biggest Encyclopedias in English, German, French, Spanish, Italian, Portuguese,
Dutch, Polish, Russian. and more
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All fiction books are only $0.99. All collections are $5.99 or less.
American Literary Classics: Louisa May Alcott, James Fenimore Cooper, Nathaniel Hawthorne, Elbert Hubbard, Washington Irving, Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, Jack London, Herman Melville, Edgar Allan Poe, Harriet Beecher Stowe, Mark Twain, Lewis Wallace
British Literary Classics: Jane Austen, William Blake, Charlotte Brontë, Charles Dickens, William Shakespeare, Robert Louis Stevenson, Alfred Lord Tennyson, William Makepeace Thackeray, Lewis Carroll
World Literary Classics: Miguel de Cervantes, Anton Pavlovich Chekhov, Fyodor Dostoevsky, Alexandre Dumas, James Joyce, Lucy Maud Montgomery, Guy de Maupassant, Sir Walter Scott, Leo Tolstoy, Jules Verne, Oscar Wilde, Émile Zola
Mystery & Crime: Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, Agatha Christie, Classic Mystery Collection
History: Art History, Greek and Roman Mythology, World Religions, U.S. History, US Constitution and Government, European History, Encyclopedia of World War II Battles
Biography and People: American Presidents, Kings and Queens of England, 100 Most Influential People of All Times, 100 Richest People in the World, 100 Most Influential Jews of All Times
Health: FREE Hangover Remedy, Acupressure Guide, First Aid Guide, Best Diets, Plans, Recipes and Nutrition, Art of Love, Asthma Care, Diabetes Care, Headache and Migraine Care, Headache Remedy
Religion: The illustrated King James Bible, The illustrated Holy Bible (American Standard Version), The illustrated World English Bible (Modern Translation), Book of Mormon, Doctrine and Covenants and Pearl of Great Price, Mormon Church's Sacred Texts: Book of Mormon, Doctrine and Covenants and Pearl of Great Price; Quran
Cooking: Cookbook, Cocktails and Drinking Games, Best Diets, Plans, Recipes and Nutrition
Home and Personal: All About Christmas; Art of Love, Feng Shui Guide, Chinese Astrology, Art of Palm Reading, Calendar of historical events, births, holidays and observances, Encyclopedia of American Cinema
Mobi Manuals: Kindle User Guide explains keyboard shortcuts, hidden features, Kindle-friendly websites, email from Kindle, download free ebooks; Survival Guides for iPhone, iPad, Nook, Sony Reader, Android Smartphones and other devices.
For a complete list, search keyword MobileReference.