Common Knowledge, WikiThing, HelpThing

For discussion of LibraryThing's unique "Common Knowledge" feature—a sort of "fielded wiki" available on work and author pages—and our more conventional wiki, WikiThing.

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Combination Issues: Who Should Fix? Page 4 96Collectorator, Today 8:20pmignore
titles on work details 8paulstalder, Wednesday 12:44pmignore
Canonical Author Names 47Collectorator, Saturday 6:47amignore
How often are CK clouds updated? 3hipdeep, November 4ignore
fun disambigs 3omargosh, November 3ignore
Best canonical name for award/honor: ALA, YALSA, or ALA-YALSA? 20gilroy, October 31ignore
Combination Issues: Who Should Fix? Page 3 200Collectorator, October 30ignore
Book descriptions 10gilroy, October 21ignore
Awards: Umbrella or individual names 6AnnieMod, October 21ignore
Lists--Scanning ISBNs and Adding a "non-choice" Book to a List 2lorannen, October 18ignore
People/Characters 141JalenV, October 14ignore
Combining or aliasing divided authors. 2omargosh, October 8ignore
Please Explain 4Collectorator, October 2ignore
Canonical Titles 55lorannen, September 22ignore
Series Work Needed 8gilroy, September 9ignore
Canonical Title Issues 16Crypto-Willobie, August 30ignore
Published Reviews again 4MarthaJeanne, August 4ignore
Awards and disambiguation notices. 1andyl, May 30ignore
Combination Issues: Who Should Fix? Page Two! 200Collectorator, May 12ignore
Awards Field - Reading Lists? 11davidgn, May 10ignore
An Author Image Problem 4Collectorator, May 1ignore
Change language in CK 4PawsforThought, April 28ignore
Are centuries legitimate events? 28Collectorator, April 28ignore
Help with Author Gender 9isabelx, April 28ignore
publisher listed as series 3.Monkey., April 24ignore
Links that shouldn't be on author pages 5Collectorator, April 4ignore
canonical much? 9bernsad, April 3ignore
Disambiguation in an ambiguous work 3richjj, March 9ignore
Author Page: How Do I Change Main Book Cover? 7RobinBayne, February 26ignore
Please Help Remove 34PhaedraB, February 19ignore
Help 2lilithcat, January 17ignore
How do I fix a Touchstone? 3Book-Dragon1952, January 11ignore
Help on splitting entries 6MarthaJeanne, December 2015ignore
Help Needed to Find Info About Author Aleid Van Rhijn 14fuzzi, December 2015ignore
Strange selection for a Quotation 10lilithcat, December 2015ignore
"No works currently cataloged." 3Collectorator, December 2015ignore
is it possible to share a catalogue 6JerryMmm, November 2015ignore
Please fix other author 3MarthaJeanne, September 2015ignore
Series vs publisher series 39PhaedraB, September 2015ignore
HP and the Philosopher's/Sorcerer's Stone 25avatiakh, September 2015ignore
These Are Important Events? 17Collectorator, September 2015ignore
first words - last words 7gilroy, August 2015ignore
Common Knowledge fields specific to film, videorecordings 7bientrey, August 2015ignore
Combination Issues: Who Should Fix? 200Collectorator, August 2015ignore
English canonical titles for non-translated works 13AnnieMod, August 2015ignore
People/Characters sorting 2AnnaClaire, August 2015ignore
A tribe or nation is not a "character" in CK 79lhungsbe, July 2015ignore
Has something half escaped dev? 4andyl, June 2015ignore
Authors & People/Characters 15andyl, June 2015ignore
"unknown" as a DOB 2lorax, June 2015ignore
Someone seems to be deliberately destroying a lot of Series work 16karenb, June 2015ignore
Canonical Names on Split Authors 7lorax, April 2015ignore
Too many titles? 3eromsted, April 2015ignore
Sanctions and Approvals 2aulsmith, March 2015ignore
Book Table of Contents 19lorax, February 2015ignore
"Published Reviews" from amazon, goodreads, kirkus? 11rsterling, February 2015ignore
This author is not dead 2vancouverdeb, February 2015ignore
Years as series "order" 3jjwilson61, February 2015ignore
Other authors best practices 16macsbrains, January 2015ignore
Analog Science Fiction and Fact series numbering 12aulsmith, January 2015ignore
CK Gender Field Question 13MarthaJeanne, December 2014ignore
Edit or Add to CK? 6anglemark, December 2014ignore
References to this work on external resources 3jjwilson61, December 2014ignore
Great Books Again 2lilithcat, November 2014ignore
I can't edit my collections 4Athenais, November 2014ignore
Literary sources for titles 29laytonwoman3rd, October 2014ignore
Issue: "Series" pages used as "Character" pages 3macsbrains, October 2014ignore
Awards and revised editions 4jjwilson61, September 2014ignore
Golden Books 2eromsted, September 2014ignore
Dewey Decimal Numbers 14quintanar, September 2014ignore
Need Help Uploading Files to Wiki 7Collectorator, September 2014ignore
Where to change the default collection flag on manual adds? 3ulmannc, September 2014ignore
Published Reviews: What is a 'snippet'? 10mysterymax, August 2014ignore
how do you change the edition of your book? 10spiphany, August 2014ignore
Awards Question: Pulitzer Prize 8andyl, July 2014ignore
How to list a book related to a Series? 3LipstickAndHighHeels, July 2014ignore
Aliasing and reliationship CK 3Kuiperdolin, June 2014ignore
Oldest living author? 4Kuiperdolin, June 2014ignore
Need help formatting on WikiThing 27jjwilson61, June 2014ignore
A Project for Someone 2Collectorator, June 2014ignore
Awards: same book, multiple nominations 7bergs47, May 2014ignore
Real places to add to the map. 1Louve_de_mer, May 2014ignore
Is is necessary to start new group? 3aulsmith, April 2014ignore
Is is necessary to start new group? 1bergs47, April 2014ignore
Should this be moved? 4Collectorator, April 2014ignore
Adding LT Early Review books 10MarthaJeanne, April 2014ignore
Declining Honours 15TLCrawford, April 2014ignore
careful with plain links in the disambigs 1omargosh, March 2014ignore
Years in Square Brackets 10andyl, March 2014ignore
HTML tips 45cammykitty, March 2014ignore
Order of the British Empire 19PossMan, March 2014ignore
Organizations 7abbottthomas, March 2014ignore
[Famous person], with [Less known author] in smaller type (main or secondary?) 4MarthaJeanne, March 2014ignore
AUC Press's Arabic lit titles: Series? Publisher series? Not a series? 3diana.n, February 2014ignore
Two Author Pages 5MarthaJeanne, February 2014ignore
Interviewees 5lorax, February 2014ignore
Stating the Obvious (Author) 7omargosh, February 2014ignore
Metadata incorrect? 5MarthaJeanne, February 2014ignore
Bread Loaf Writers' Conference 3AnnieMod, January 2014ignore

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