Download Reference Books - Best Software & Apps

  • Google Camera

    4.4-and-up

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Android

    Google’s Very Own Camera

    8
    257 votes
    • PROS: The Photo Sphere, Focus Effect and Panorama modes, Its simplicity
    • CONS: No timer, No automatic face detection, No burst mode, No night mode, The black band at the bottom of the application
  • English Bangla Dictionary

    6.0.1

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Android

    Free dictionary to translate between Bangladesh and English languages

    9
    45 votes
    • PROS: English Bangla Dictionary will not require any type of paid subscription , It comes equipped with a database that is updated on a somewhat regular basis
    • CONS: It is not possible to translate from Bangladesh into English , There are no examples included within the definitions themselves
  • English Urdu Dictionary

    3.4

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Android

    Studying Urdu Anywhere

    8
    29 votes
    • PROS: An offline dictionary, Learn English or Urdu, Usable by students and tourists, Shareable English or Urdu words
    • CONS: Only English and Urdu language, Cannot translate slang terms, No other language options available, No outstanding features
  • Kindle for Windows 10

    2.1.0.2

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Read your ebooks on your Windows 10

    4
    196 votes
    • PROS: Recommended reading lists and intuitive searches, Great reading controls, Ability to annotate , Whispersync syncs reading position and notes, - Competitive prices and sales mean you get the books you want for less
    • CONS: This app only works on Windows 8 and Windows 10 PC computers
  • Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary, 8th edition

    varies-with-device

    License
    buy Download
    Platform
    Windows

    A comprehensive digital dictionary for advanced learners

    8
    76 votes
    • PROS: Comprehensive list of words, Includes audio pronunciations, Contains illustrations, Learner-centric
    • CONS: Expensive, Resource heavy, The interface cannot be customized, Takes too long to install
  • Quran Now – Full Al-Quran MP3

    1.0

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Android

    Free Quran learning and study app

    8
    34 votes
    • PROS: Free download , Huge range of languages
    • CONS: Some premium features , Limited offline playback
  • Google Play Books

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Android
    Windows

    A real page turner of an app

    7
    68 votes
    • PROS: Well-organized and laid out app and shop, Books stored in the cloud, Ability to translate text, Scroll through books quickly with on-screen slider, Find out more information about places and words
    • CONS: Have to go outside app to buy books, Can't organize books into collections
  • Wattpad

    Varies with device

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Android
    Java
    Web Apps
    iPhone
    BlackBerry

    A huge library of ebooks in your pocket

    8
    198 votes
    • PROS: Huge selection of eBooks, Auto scroll, Personalized library, Customize the reader, Well organized book browser
    • CONS: Ugly user interface, Requires internet connection
  • Calibre

    3.28.0

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows
    Mac

    Organize, store, and read your e-books

    7
    1074 votes
    • PROS: Convert, import and read your ebooks easily, Clear interface
    • CONS: RSS support isn't brilliant
  • Convert EPUB to PDF

    6.6.0

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Convert EPUB to PDF in seconds using EPUB Converter

    6
    150 votes
    • PROS: Quick and easy to use., Convert to various book formats., Use in your browser if you don't want to download.
    • CONS: Conversion is not 100% perfect
  • Bible

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Android
    Mac
    iPhone
    BlackBerry

    The Holy Bible on your Android

    7
    110 votes
    • PROS: Easy to browse, Various reading plans, Share verses online
    • CONS: Not many configuration options
  • Indeed Job Search

    (Búsqueda de Empleo) (Android) 1.4

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Android

    Find a Job With Indeed Job Search

    6
    15 votes
    • PROS: Access the Indeed job database from a mobile device, Great for finding a job offer quickly
    • CONS: Some users may prefer to use the Indeed website, Not suited to finding more specialised work
  • Sigil

    0.3.4

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    A user-friendly way of creating and editing ebooks

    7
    153 votes
    • PROS: Open source and free, Very user-friendly, Nice extra editing features
    • CONS: Doesn't support many formats
  • freda epub ebook reader

    Varies with device

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    A Free program for Windows‚ by Turnipsoft

    5
    8 votes
    • English French Dictionary

      3.3

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Android

      Translate and define English-to-French words

      8
      8 votes
      • PROS: Up-to-date vocabulary, Doesn’t require data
      • CONS: Contains ads, Words can only be entered in English
    • Urdu to English dictionary

      1.9

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Android

      It is an educational android app

      9
      13 votes
      • C, C++ & C# Programming-simpleNeasyApp by WAGmob

        4.0.0.0

        License
        free Download
        Platform
        Windows

        A free program for windows, by WAGmob

        7
        4 votes
        • Kindle for Android

          4.7.0

          License
          free Download
          Platform
          Android
          iPhone
          Mac
          BlackBerry

          Download and read ebooks from Amazon

          6
          64 votes
          • PROS: Interface permits clear viewing, Change text size and color, Add annotations and highlights, 'Go to' feature
          • CONS: No pinch-to-zoom feature for text
        • MultiLing Keyboard

          1.1.8

          License
          free Download
          Platform
          Android

          Lightweight and customizable multilingual keyboard for smartphones

          7
          32 votes
          • PROS: MultiLing Keyboard is one of the most comprehensive translators on the market., Voice recognition and audio translation are both additional options.
          • CONS: It is first necessary to have Google Chrome installed before the download begins., This software package may not work with older mobile phones.
        • Prodigy Math Game

          varies-with-device

          License
          free Download
          Platform
          Windows
          Android
          iPhone

          A free app for Windows, by Prodigygame

          10
          72 votes
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