Docs for users
The Electric Book Manager is a web application for working with books. Those books are created as Electric Book projects. Your books are stored in your GitHub account.
How does the EBM show only Electric Book repos? The EBM will show any repo in your GitHub account that has a
_data/meta.yml file, which is a key element of any Electric Book project.
When you work with others on a project, you each work in your own copy of the project. One (or more) of your team manage the original version of the project. Read more
How to contribute to someone else’s Electric Book-based project. Read more
A project can contain one or more books, such as a series or collection. It will be stored on GitHub as a single repository. You create a new project from a template. Read more
The design of your books is created in CSS stylesheets. These are written in syntaxes called CSS or Sass. Read more
You can have a developer set up your own EBM server, or you can pay for access to Electric Book Works’ hosted service. Read more
The EBM can currently output print PDF, screen PDF and website previews. For production ready copies, epub and app output, you will need technical assistance. Read more