Group tag: local


Canadian Bookworms

521 members

A place for book-aholics from across Canada to talk about book related topics.

German Library Thingers

975 members

Eine Gruppe für alle Library Thingers aus dem deutschen Sprachraum - auch jenseits der bundesrepublikanischen Grenzen

Nederlandstalige lezers

588 members

Dit is een algemene groep voor Nederlandstalige lezers, waar ze in het Nederlands van gedachten kunnen wisselen over onderwerpen waar (nog) geen andere, bijzondere Nederlandstalige groep voor…

Swedish Thing

441 members

Welcome everyone from Sweden or readers of swedish authors!


183 members

For folks living in Seattle.

It's a LondonThing

442 members

For LibraryThing'ers living in, visiting, or interested in, London.


395 members

For residents of England, Wales, Scotland and Northern Ireland.


252 members

"Satan to newcomer, with discontent: 'The trouble with you Chicago people is that you think you are the best in Hell -- whereas you are merely the most numerous.'" - Mark Twain

North Carolina LT Group

191 members

For book lovers in North Carolina.

Librarything Local

48 members

Discuss all aspects of the LibraryThing Local feature here.


181 members

LibraryThing Florida - books and their lovers in America's most tropical state!

Irish Librarythingers

218 members

For the Irish here. Relating to all things Irish and of Ireland. I couldn't resist the Dolmen picture from Gov.ie. Though speaking of politics please steer clear!

Maryland Librarythingers

98 members

For those of the Old Line State. Stuck in the middle of the North and South, neither rebel nor yankee be. Come to discuss the books and other aspects of the 23 counties that make this a great place…

Connecticut Nutmeggers

81 members

For Connecticut Book Lovers!

Scottish LibraryThingers

153 members

A group for anyone from Scotland, whether you live here or not, and for discussion of books with a Scottish connection.


153 members

LibraryThing is headquartered in the West End in Portland. Are you from Maine too?

Atlanta Bibliophiles

125 members

LibraryThing users living in, around or from ATL

South Africa

111 members

South African writing - and South African members of LibraryThing

Texans Who LibraryThing

111 members

Just a place for Texans to get together and talk about their libraries.


96 members

For denizens of the Bayou City - past and present. (- Though incomers from surrounding areas are welcome!)

Arizona Trading Post

69 members

Trading Post. All Arizona. Anything Arizona. Read Arizona. Explore Arizona. Share Arizona. Photos Arizona. Post anything Arizona. All Southwest topics welcomed.

West Virginians

59 members

A group for West Virginians, current and former.


71 members

For readers who live in or around Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.

Paris of the Piedmont Readers

16 members

A readers group for the free-thinking residents of Carrboro NC, the Paris of the Piedmont. The cover photo at right is of a painting of the Carrboro Farmer's Market by Tony van Hasselt.

Northern Virginia LibraryThingers

53 members

Because, you know, we really *do* have a separate identity from the Washingtonians and the rest of the Virginians.

Great Books Kansas City

11 members

This is a book discussion group that has been meeting monthly in the Kansas City area since 2004 to discuss great literature that has stood the test of time. The group is made up of individuals of…


23 members

A group for past, current and future residents of Kentucky. Talk about books, authors and other issues of interest to the locale.

Books by the Beach

1 member

This women's book club meets every 2nd Thursday evening of the month in 'real life' in Jacksonville, FL to discuss fiction by authors from around the world. We discuss the novels in English, but…

Manchester Fantasy Book Club

1 member

Welcome! Mission: to explore new authors, collections, nationalities and sub-genres of fantasy written or published in English, and to revisit ones we've not taken a look at in a while as…

Australian LibraryThingers (Dormant)

967 members

A group for everyone who connects with Australia (residents, expats, lovers of Australian literature) and who are part of the LibraryThing collective.

Bostonians (Dormant)

367 members

Boston is LibraryThing's second home...

Finnish Librarythingers (Dormant)

423 members

People from Finland, welcome!

New Yorkers City (Dormant)

260 members

For residents of the most populous metropolitan area in the United States.

SF Bay Area Librarythingers (Dormant)

207 members

Live somewhere in the San Francisco Bay Area? Join in!

Missouri Readers (Dormant)

127 members

Anyone is welcome, especially those from the Show-Me state!!! Come and discuss current reads and possible selections for a book to read together.

San Diego Bibliophiles (Dormant)

171 members

This is a general discussion forum in relation to books and reading for anyone in the San Diego County area. So, please join and make this group flourish!

Oregonians (Dormant)

244 members

For those who live in Oregon, love Oregon, or left their heart there... And those who just appreciate a rainy day to curl up with a good book.

Los Angeles Loves Librarything (Dormant)

137 members

A group for Thingamabrarians who live in the City of Angels.

Say Yes to Michigan (Dormant)

116 members

For residents or former residents or fans of the Great Lake State.

Washington, DC (Dormant)

110 members

Books and readers in our nation's capital.

Philadelphians (Dormant)

107 members

Southeastern PA* booklovers. * A very wide definition of the Philadelphia area/vicinity -- southern NJ/northern DE, even out to Lancaster is ok!

Cheeseheads of Wisconsin (COW) (Dormant)

93 members

COW is for anyone living in, born in, or just fond of our quirky Midwestern state! Do you drink "soda" or know what a "bubbler" is? If so, you probably belong here. :) Wisconsin-based books and…

Austinites (Dormant)

83 members

A place for people from the Music Capital of the World to come together and enjoy their books.

Spaniards who LibraryThing (Dormant)

87 members

Are you from Spain? Are you Spaniard-friendly? Do you LOVE tortilla de patatas? Are you in love with a Spaniard? Are you in love with this lovable country? Are you the Spanish version of a bookworm…

Norske bibliotekarer (Dormant)

252 members

A group for Norwegian librarians: librarians and (living or working) and (norway or abroad).

Bits for Brits (Dormant)

63 members

An interest group for British people.

Portugal (Dormant)

168 members

This Group is for all who now lives or have lived in Portugal. Este Grupo é para quem vive ou já viveu em Portugal.

Free State Project (FSP) Readers (Dormant)

131 members

For members and supporters of the Free State Project, an effort to recruit and support Liberty-lovers in their move to New Hampshire. "Live Free or Die!" http://www.nhfree.com…

Brooklynites (Dormant)

66 members

Brooklyn is full of readers and writers.

Magic City LT Group (Dormant)

29 members

Birmingham, Alabama LibraryThing users

Brasil (Dormant)

105 members

Grupo para usuários brasileiros. Sejam bem-vindos! Group for brazilian users. Welcome! - André

Swiss Library Thingers (Dormant)

86 members

Schweizer aller Länder, vereinigt euch!

Crescent City Connection (Dormant)

47 members

This group is for New Orleans and Louisiana LTers, whether at home or dispersed, and for those for whom New Orleans is a 2nd home, and for those who love it, warts and all, especially those who are…

Dutch Librarians who (Dormant)

99 members

For all those Dutch librarians who read in Dutch as well. Bibliotheekmedewerkers van de Lage (en hogere) Landen, verenigt u!

Portland Readers (Dormant)

73 members

Grab a coffee, pull up a chair and join this group if you live in the city of roses.

Washingtonians (Dormant)

58 members

For folks who live in Washington State.


53 members

Sharon Shaloo, Executive Director of the Massachusetts Center for the Book, said that books can be "a common ground for discussion of our shared hopes for life in this Commonwealth ... ." In that…

Hoosier Bibliophiles (Dormant)

56 members

For residents, past and present, of the great state of Indiana.

Central Virginians (Dormant)

41 members

You live or maintain roots in Richmond, Charlottesville, Petersburg, Williamsburg, Farmville, or in one of the spaces in between. Let's talk local events, local authors, favorite places for book…

Iowans who LibraryThing (Dormant)

45 members

A group for LTers from Iowa. Welcome!

Utah Thing (Dormant)

37 members

For residents of the Beehive state (or just those who love it) to discuss Library Thing things, Utah authors, books about Utah, jello recipes, or whatever else crosses our minds: Edward Abbey to…

The City That Reads (Baltimore. Yes, hon, Baltimore.) (Dormant)

41 members

This was once Baltimore's city motto. See http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Baltimore. All residents and friends of Charm City are welcome.

Nederlandstalige schrijvers (Dormant)

41 members

Dit is een groep over Nederlandstalige schrijvers. Hier kan bijvoorbeeld van gedachten gewisseld over het verzamelen van zoveel mogelijk nuttige gegevens over ons onderwerp, of kan een taakverdeling…

Canada (Dormant)

34 members

All things Canadian.

Twin Cities Reads (Dormant)

26 members

Saint Paul Public Library started this group in December 2008 as a part of the Winter Jackets adult reading program sponsored by Twin Cities metro area public libraries in January and February 2008.…

Oakland! (Dormant)

30 members

For Oakland based Library Thingers. I'm guessing we all own Story of a City. Let's see what else we have in common.

Hawaii (Dormant)

31 members

LibraryThing users in Hawaii.

MinnesotaThings (Dormant)

36 members

For Minnesotan and for discussing books by Minnesota authors or set in Minnesota.

Huntsville, AL LibraryThingers (Dormant)

13 members

A group for LibraryThingers from Huntsville, AL to discuss their libraries, books, etc.

Cap City, Ohio (Dormant)

16 members

Come on, there have to be a few people in Columbus who know how to read...

Nebraskans who LibraryThing (Dormant)

35 members

Nevadans Who Read! (Dormant)

26 members

Yes, we are out there. I felt there was a need to create this group, as we were not represented well in the groups here at LibraryThing. No matter if you live in Henderson, Hawthorne, Las Vegas,…

Sydney (Dormant)

21 members

Sydney based Library thing, a dogeared crawl through the meeting places of the Emerald/Leviathon may await. If you are up in the mountains you may come down with inky fingers. In the outer western…

Edmonton (Dormant)

20 members

All About Edmonton!

Essex County/Windsor Library Thingers (Dormant)

19 members

We welcome Library Thing users who are from the Windsor / Essex County, Ontario, Canada Region (ie. Windsor, LaSalle, Essex, Leamington, Kingsville, Harrow, Comber, Cottam, Amherstburg, etc.) or who…

Cuyahoga Book Readers (Dormant)

18 members

A group for folks living in Cuyahoga County, Ohio and surrounding areas to discuss books, events, readings, discussion groups and local stores in the Cuyahoga area.

Hong Kong Bookies (Dormant)

19 members

A place for Hong Kong-based ex-pats DESPERATE for literature but faced with the ever-diminishing supply of English language books - share what you've read lately (hopefully not the usual glossy…

Birmingham Alabama (Dormant)

20 members

For those interested in books about Birmingham, Alabama. Likely a rather select group, but I'd like to be able to get you all together if possible. This group officially supports local independent…

Rapid City Public Library(thing) (Dormant)

10 members

The home for Rapid City, South Dakota's book and library enthusiasts.

Buffalo Bookers (Dormant)

14 members

A group that unites book lovers who live in the Buffalo/Western New York region, or who are Buffalo "transplants" living in other regions.

Bibliophiles of Oklahoma (Dormant)

16 members

Looking for a book collectors’ society in the Oklahoma City metro area? Meet like minded collectors, rare book librarians, museum curators, printers, typophiles, Ex Libris lovers, and booksellers…

Library Thing à Lyon (Dormant)

8 members

Le groupe local sur Lyon et sa région.

Latin America Lovers (Dormant)

7 members

Not for lovers IN Latin America, but lovers OF Latin America. I couldn't find a group dealing with LA and I felt there needed to be one. I've read a great deal on this region and spent quite a bit of…

Iowa City Folksta's (Dormant)

7 members

People who live, or have lived in Iowa City, that want to talk about books and how the city's atmosphere might have shaped their reading. Or, just people in Iowa City who are bored and want to start…

LibraryThing in Plano (Dormant)

8 members

This group is for everyone, but I hope it will become especially useful to those of us in Plano, Texas. This is the place to talk about where and when good book sales will take place. Who will be…

Maryland History (Dormant)

8 members

A place to talk about any aspect of the history of Maryland, from pre-colonial times down to the present. Do you research or write about Maryland? Just enjoy reading about the state? Join us and…

BUCKEYE Book Lovers (Dormant)

3 members

For anyone in Ohio who enjoys reading and discussing their favorite or not-so-favorite books! Fiction or non-fiction, Sci-Fi or religious, let's chat!

Twin cities Books (Dormant)

16 members

Minneapolis & St. Paul readers discuss books.

BCCLS Users (Dormant)

1 member

All readers in Northern New Jersey, especially BCCLS card-holders. Events and discussion from throughout the BCCLS system.

Texas Wendish Heritage Society Library (Dormant)

1 member

Holdings in the Lillie Caldwell Moerbe Library of the Texas Wendish Heritage Society and Museum located in Serbin, Texas and in the libraries of its members and friends.

Peorians Who Library Thing (Dormant)

1 member

A group for Peoria area bibliophiles to come together and chat about what is going on, local book sales, good reads. and much more.

Lake Tahoe Literarti (Dormant)

1 member

Public group for Readers, Writers, Librarians, Book Clubs, and Book Collectors living in Lake Tahoe area. East to Reno, Nevada West to Truckee, California South to Meyers, California

Dublin Public Library (Dormant)

1 member

Located in Dublin, Texas, 70 miles southwest of Fort Worth, and the home of Dublin Dr Pepper.

Alabama (Dormant)

0 members

Alabama readers unit. Disscussion of Alabama authors.

DC UX Book Club (Dormant)

5 members

A book club for people in the DC area who are interested in user experience, interaction design, information architecture, usability, and other related fields.

Springfield Ohio (Dormant)

1 member

For readers from Springfield Ohio and the surrounding area to discuss past, present, and future reads.

Daegu, South Korea (Dormant)

2 members

The group for people in Daegu who do the Library Thing!

Romig Book Club (Dormant)

3 members

A book club in Anchorage, Alaska that has been meeting for over 16 years!

GLBTofSouthDakota (Dormant)

4 members

Book lovers in the Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual and Transgender Community

Bloomington, Indiana Local (Dormant)

3 members

LibraryThing user in Bloomington, IN? Introduce yourself! And/or pass along any cool local book-related news!

MonticelloLive (Dormant)

3 members

A book-sharing group for folks in and around Monticello, Arkansas.

Tsukuba Book Exchange (Dormant)

6 members

Group for people to share books in and around Tsukuba, Ibaraki, Japan.


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