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Librarians who LibraryThing

9,405 members

librarians, catalogers, archivists, students... or anyone else who wants to talk about metadata, tagging, FRBR, library 2.0, social software, cataloging, and, of course, LibraryThing!

Build the Open Shelves Classification

594 members

I hereby invite you to join the Open Shelves Classification (OSC), a free, "humble," modern, open-source, crowd-sourced replacement for the Dewey Decimal System. Much of the work here is being done…

Books on Books

461 members

For those interested in books on books (books about books), history of the book, book culture, acquisition/ownership of books, the book as object, and such related topics... (image: Maria Friberg)

Church Libraries

279 members

For those who are interested in putting small church libraries on Library Thing

GLBT Libraries

156 members

This group is for anyone involved with a library that specifically collects or is interested in the GLBT community. If you work in or volunteer in your local GLBT library you should join this group.…

Books in 2025: The Future of the Book World

249 members

Check out the blog post announcing the group. Some questions:How will ebooks change reading? Has it changed your reading?How fast will ebooks rise, and how high will they go? Is the paper book…

Librarything Local

46 members

Discuss all aspects of the LibraryThing Local feature here.

Ancient and Medieval Manuscripts

294 members

For anyone interested in ancient and medieval manuscripts, the history of books and related subjects. Topics of interest include the Dead Sea scrolls, Egyptian papyri, Biblical manuscripts,…

Bibliomysteries

51 members

Collector or Avid Reader? Both? Great! What is a Bibliomystery? Read a good one lately? Do share...

TallerIFLAMontevideo

1 member

Taller sobre redes sociales para Bibliotecas. Todos tecorei

Archivists on LibraryThing (Dormant)

160 members

A place for archivists on LibraryThing.

the electronic services (From librarians point of view) (Dormant)

213 members

In the new world of e-services we talk in this groub about new developments in electronic services and how to delivery electronc services to user any time any place

Bibliotecas en el mundo digital en Perú (Dormant)

24 members

Grupo de lectura relacionadas con el mundo de las bibliotecas en el entorno digital del curso en Lima en el mes de Julio de 2012

Libraries of Early America (Dormant)

84 members

This group's members include those Legacy Library subjects who spent all or part of their lives in America and collected primarily before 1825. Their books have been carefully cataloged using printed…

Aussie librarians (Dormant)

62 members

A group started after the NLA's Innovative Ideas forum in 2007, at which the lovely Abby gave a presentation and got everyone all excited about LibraryThinging. There doesn't seem to be a group for…

Unshelved fan club (Dormant)

20 members

For fans of the online comic about Dewey and his friends at the Mallville Public Library.

Libraries who LibraryThing (Dormant)

41 members

Does you library use Library Thing? Are you thinking about ways your library can use LibraryThing? Want to talk with others about workflow, inspiration, best practices? Start here!

LibraryThing for Libraries (Dormant)

32 members

Group for libraries using or interested in using LibraryThing for Libraries.

Love the Library (Dormant)

24 members

This group is for people who love their local library. In this forum, members can discuss what library books they are reading, what books they are checking out next, and what books they wished their…

Teen'scape (Dormant)

9 members

Read a great book lately and want to rave or rant about it? Here's the space, exclusively for teens and provided by the New Castle-Henry County Public Library. Join the summer reading program and you…

NY Librarians Meetup (Dormant)

12 members

Social networking for New York Librarians and library students from all and backgrounds. Come discuss developments in the field, explore professional opportunities, examine emerging technologies, and…

Bayerische Staatsbibliothek (Dormant)

14 members

Eine Gruppe für alle die sich der Bayerischen Staatsbibliothek verbunden fühlen. A group for the friends of the Bavarian State Library.

Biblioteques i LibraryThing (Dormant)

16 members

Aquest grup es per debatre l'us, pros i contres de LibraryThing a biblioteques (universitaries, publiques...). Des de crear "col-leccions" a LibraryThing de novetats, bibliografia recomanada, etc. a…

NMRLS (Dormant)

1 member

The Northeastern Massachusetts Regional Library System was founded in 1997 to serve multi-type libraries in northeast Massachusetts. NMRLS serves over 320+ libraries encompassing 54 communities that…

R-Squared Conference (Dormant)

1 member

Faced with diminishing budgets, new technologies and changing customer needs, the traditional library faces extinction. We must adapt and innovate to transform from a quiet storehouse of books to a…

Beaver Crossing Nebraska (Dormant)

1 member

Beaver Crossing Nebraska

Library Researchers (Dormant)

2 members

A group of people who like to research libraries.

Swedish librarians who LibraryThing (Dormant)

8 members

A group for all the Swedish librarians, catalogers, archivists, students... with connection to librarianship. Discussions are mostly held in Swedish. Welcome.

Triumph CPC (Dormant)

1 member

Our library holds a collection of early childhood professional resource books, children's books, videos, curriculum kits, NAEYC Accreditation information, children with disabilities information and…

Radical Books (Dormant)

6 members

A group for radical libraries or bookshops, and any and all involved with them.

Health Sciences Librarians (Dormant)

4 members

This is a group for librarians of the health sciences to share their collections and recommendations of books and the like.

Freunde der Staatsbibliothek zu Berlin (Dormant)

7 members

Freunde der Staatsbibliothek zu Berlin

CPL patrons (Dormant)

2 members

Chicago Public Library Patrons

Lister Hill Library Users Group (Dormant)

7 members

Users of the Lister Hill Library of the Health Sciences at the University of Alabama at Birmingham

Boston Distributed Library (Dormant)

7 members

Individuals or groups in the Boston area with books they would lend to others. To borrow books from the Boston Distributed Library, use the "Search group member's libraries" form. If a user has the…

 

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