Readium provides a "set of software building blocks" for the development of standardized EPUB and web publication reader applications for a variety of contexts—browser-based, mobile app, and desktop. Readium is a set of libraries and frameworks, and also a foundation and international community dedicated to ebook implementation standards.
Institutional host: Readium Foundation
Principal investigator: Hadrien Gardeur
Lead developer: Hadrien Gardeur
Funding sources: members
Development partners: European Digital Reading Lab (EDRLab)
Partners: Members include: Editis, Hachette, Madrigall, Media Participations, Syndicat National de l’édition, Cercle de la Librarie, Centre National du livre, the French State and Cap Digital.
Initial release: 2012
Version (as of June 2019): R2
Github (as of June 2019):
Last commit: 2019-06-20