LibreDigital Adds iPad Support

Austin-based LibreDigital, the electronic book software firm headed by Russell P. Reeder, said today that it is working with Apple and book publishers to support Apple's new iPad device. LibreDigital said it is a recommended partner for publishers who are looking to publish to the iPad and to Apple's new iBookstore. LibreDigital is a developer of software tools which allow book, magazine, and other publishers to translate their products into electronic format, including a wide range of electronic book formats. LibreDigital said it has set up a web page where publishers can get more information about selling their titles on Apple's iPad. LibreDigital's customers include HarperCollins Publishers, Hachette Book Group, Kaplan, Simon & Schuster and Scholastic.