The Google eBooks service has officially launched, as of this morning. In a nutshell, the “goal is to create an online book shelf where you can store books bought from Google eBooks or other services; these books can be read using your computer’s browser, using mobile apps for Android and iOS devices or transfered to eReader devices that run Adobe Digital Editions.” Continue reading for a video that further explains Google eBooks.

We designed Google eBooks to be open. Many devices are compatible with Google eBooks – everything from laptops to netbooks to tablets to smartphones to e-readers. With the new Google eBooks Web Reader, you can buy, store and read Google eBooks in the cloud.

[via GoogleSystem]