Self-Publishing

Pressbooks

Pressbooks is an easy-to-use online software system that allows you to create professional-quality e-book and print-ready files in ePUB, MOBI, and PDF formats.

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Indie Author Project is a self-publishing program where local indie authors can share and publish their e-book through the Library, discover local content from self-published authors, and attend a monthly webinar series for experienced, beginning, or soon-to-be authors of any genre, at any stage in the writing process.

  • Indie Author Project Expert Sessions: This monthly webinar series features indie authors, industry professionals, and compelling content covering a wide range of writing topics, including marketing, the writing process, indie publishing, editing, and more. Visit this page for up-to-date news on upcoming Expert Sessions or view the archive for past sessions.
     

    • Focusing Your Marketing Dollars: Thursday, May 19, 5:00–6:00 p.m. 
      Facebook, BookBub, or Amazon? For indie authors, marketing can be one of the most vital keys to success. Unfortunately, it can also often be one of the most expensive and challenging aspects as well. If you’re looking to amplify your marketing efforts, launch a new campaign, or just get the lay of the land, join us for this Expert Session with the marketing pros from Books Forward. Unable to attend live? Register anyway and you’ll receive an on-demand recording of the session!

Biblioboard Library

In BiblioBoard Library, patrons will discover local content from self-published South Carolina authors, as well as newly discovered indie books from authors around the world.  All content always has unlimited access, simultaneous use with no check-outs, waits, or holds.