Electric Book Works Web, mobile and print publications

Our work

Here is a selection of projects we’ve worked on. We specialise in producing web, ebook and print versions of the same content. Our websites are fast, simple, and mobile-friendly. Our ebooks are carefully coded and ready for retail. And our print books are beautiful and lovely to hold.

Changing the way textbooks are made

The Economy is an open-access economics textbook leading the way in both progressive education and multi-format book production. Read more

Literature for a multi-format world

Our work for renowned publishers, such as Pan Macmillan, incorporates a balance of technology and design. The age-old craft of creating a beautiful printed book is translated into digital media. Read more

Making free children’s books with Book Dash

Book Dash publishes a range of children’s books in many languages. We worked with Worldreader to turn these into reusable HTML and ebooks that could be read on any device. Read more

Making the Constitution truly accessible

In partnership with Electric Book Works and the CSIR we created a public-domain version of the Constitution in all eleven official South African languages. Read more

Making the law readily available and easy to understand

How can we live as law-abiding members of society if its rules are a mystery? This book changes that. Read more

Multi-format, open-access healthcare

Non-profit healthcare publisher Bettercare relies on us to develop and maintain its library of open-access textbooks as books, ebooks and a website. Read more

Publishing a book from a Google Sheet

For Hands On Books, we produced print and ebook editions of the African Small Publishers’ Catalogue from a shared Google Sheet. Read more