Pressbooks is a simple book formatting software. 

Design your book from start to finish in just a few easy steps, and create beautiful print books, ebooks, and webbooks for any genre.

Pressbooks hosts and maintains book production networks for academic institutions, presses, and consortia. For more information on PressbooksEDU, click here. You can also use Pressbooks.com as an individual faculty member or independent author to design and produce single books. Click here to register.

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Book production networks branded for your institution and tailored specifically for open textbook production. Create OER and distribute resources directly to students with Pressbooks.

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Easy-to-use software that lets you design and produce your book with just a few clicks. Create ebooks and PDFs to submit to Kindle, iBooks, IngramSpark, Kobo, Nook, and more.

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Who is using Pressbooks?

With 20 professionally designed themes appropriate for many genres, and a large range of exportable file formats, Pressbooks can help you create ready-to-publish books for whatever purpose you have in mind.

Educational institutions

Producing textbooks, syllabi, and other educational resources

Faculty authors

Publishing educational material for their college courses


Creating books for print-on-demand or ebook stores

Meet our team

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Hugh McGuire

Founder & CEO
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Başak Büyükçelen

Sarah Fennessey

Sarah Fennessey

Amy Song

Amy Song

Customer Success Manager
Leigh Kinch-Pedrosa

Leigh Kinch-Pedrosa

Head of Marketing & Communications
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Steel Wagstaff

Educational Product Manager
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Carlos Andrés Gutiérrez

Senior Developer
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Ho Man Chan

DevOps and Development
Ricardo Aragón

Ricardo Aragón

Full Stack Developer

Where is Pressbooks?

Pressbooks is based in Montreal, Canada.


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