Adobe Acrobat eBook Reader, sometimes referred to as Adobe eBook Reader, was a PDF-based e-book reader from Adobe Systems.

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The software began as Glassbook Reader from Glassbook, which was acquired by Adobe in 2000.[1]


Acrobat eBook Reader was discontinued in 2003 after its functionality was integrated into Adobe Reader 6.[2] These features later reappeared in Adobe Digital Editions.


  1. Adobe Continues Charge Into eBook Market with the Acquisition of Glassbook, Adobe Systems. 2000-08-28. Archived 2000-10-04.
  2. Adobe has united Acrobat eBook Reader and Acrobat Reader in a single application, Adobe Systems. Archived 2003-08-01.

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