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Obi: DAISY/Accessible EPUB 3 production tool

Obi is an open source audio book production tool that produces digital talking books (DTBs) conforming to DAISY 3 (officially, the ANSI/NISO Z39.86),Accessible EPUB 3 & DAISY 2.02 standards.

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Obi is easy to learn, highly accessible, and powerful navigable audio book production tool that enables anybody to produce accessible and rich DAISY/EPUB 3 content with minimal amount of training.

Obi is designed for diverse range of users, from the large scale production houses to the home users. It is one of the preferred tools of the new generation distributed production systems, which are build on vast network of volunteers who record at their homes & offices using the cutting edge technologies.

Obi is distributed absolutely free to maximize the dissemination of benefits of the DAISY & accessible EPUB 3 technology. It is released under the LGPL (open source) license which means that not only the tool comes for free, but its source code is available for anyone to run, modify and redistribute.

In fact Obi is much more than a production tool, it builds on the following vision.

System requirements

  • Runs on Windows XP (SP2 and later), Vista, Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows 10
  • Uses Dot Net Framework 2.0+ and DirectX 9c for audio
  • Uses Java Runtime Environment 6.0+ for Pipeline-lite & EPUB Check


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