Do you have many ebooks saved on your computer and want to transfer them to your iPad? It can be done easily through iTunes. This iPad ebook guide explains how you can sync ebooks from your computer to iPad through iTunes app. If you are using an iPhone or iPod touch, you can also follow above steps to add books to iOS devices. You can check out this guide for iPhone books transfer: sync books from computer to iPhone through iTunes.
Apple iPad is excellent for reading. You can download or purchase books from the iBookstore. You can also add DRM-free ePub books and PDFs to your iTunes library, then sync them to your iPad using iTunes. There are many different websites that offer books in ePub and PDF format. We have collected some most popular free ebook downloading website here: download Free eBooks for iPad.
How to transfer Books to iPad through iTunes?
Step 1. Connect the iPad with your computer through the data cable.
Step 2. Open iTunes app on your computer.
Step 3. Click on File >> Add File to Library from the menu.
Step 4. Locate and select the eBook file you downloaded.
If you have not transferred any eBooks before you will notice that the Books now appears in iTunes pane.
Step 5. Sync eBooks to iPad in iTunes.
Step 6. Tap on the iBooks App on your iPad.
iBooks app is the default book app on your iPad, you can use it for book reading. You can also download other third party book app from iTunes app store.
Step 7. Tap on the eBook you just transferred over through iTunes, the book should open in iBook app on your iPad.
Adding books to iPad without iTunes
- Actually the transfer of ebooks from a computer to iPad via iTunes is a bit complicated and time consuming. Alternatively you can also send ePub books from PC to iPad via email.
- To send books to iPhone iPad requires the email account to be set up on your iPhone or iPad in advance. Check out this guide to add Hotmail account to iPad.