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Group tag: libraries


Librarians who LibraryThing

10,032 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!


17,169 members

Welcome to the official group for LibraryThing's online catalog for tiny libraries, TinyCat! This group is for questions, general discussions/feedback, recommendations and requests regarding TinyCat.…

Church Libraries

428 members

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

Books on Books

516 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)

Books in 2025: The Future of the Book World

244 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

59 members

Discuss all aspects of the LibraryThing Local feature here.

Ancient and Medieval Manuscripts

393 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,…


1 member

Taller sobre redes sociales para Bibliotecas. Todos tecorei

Build the Open Shelves Classification (Dormant)

587 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…

Archivists on LibraryThing (Dormant)

167 members

A place for archivists on LibraryThing.

GLBT Libraries (Dormant)

178 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.…

Bibliomysteries (Dormant)

55 members

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

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

214 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

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…

Bibliotecas en el mundo digital en Perú (Dormant)

25 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

Aussie librarians (Dormant)

63 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…

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!

Unshelved fan club (Dormant)

19 members

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

LibraryThing for Libraries (Dormant)

32 members

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

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…

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…

NY Librarians (Dormant)

12 members

Academic cybrarian, bibliophile & culturista. Mentor to LIS students, grads. Social networking pro. Follow us on TWITTER: http://www.twitter.com/nylibrarians. Stephanie's personal mentoring blog:…

Bayerische Staatsbibliothek (Dormant)

16 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…

Radical Books (Dormant)

6 members

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

Library Researchers (Dormant)

2 members

A group of people who like to research libraries.

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…

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…

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.

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.

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

CPL patrons (Dormant)

1 member

Chicago Public Library Patrons

Freunde der Staatsbibliothek zu Berlin (Dormant)

8 members

Freunde der Staatsbibliothek zu Berlin

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…

Beaver Crossing Nebraska (Dormant)

1 member

Beaver Crossing Nebraska

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…


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