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.

TopicTopicMessagesLast Message 
CK lost after merging books?9 unread / 9Cynfelyn, April 25
Collections Wiki Update/Discussion Thread68 unread / 68MarthaJeanne, March 30
ISSN searching4 unread / 4jjwilson61, March 25
Artificial Intelligence - Intelligenza Artificiale13 unread / 13aspirit, March 22
Character Names - Entry details and the Description48 unread / 48DuncanHill, March 20
Variant Names for an Individual Person or Character1 unread / 1aspirit, March 15
How do I change the title of a work?5 unread / 5MarthaJeanne, March 14
Entering awards data10 unread / 10hipdeep, February 15
Author CK7 unread / 7JMK2020, February 12
CK for Wizards of the Coast / Wizards RPG Team - RFC6 unread / 6jjwilson61, January 30
Reassignments for Split Authors14 unread / 14aspirit, January 23
Last Sentence15 unread / 15jjwilson61, January 22
Barbara Greene3 unread / 3norabelle414, January 20
Gender changes6 unread / 6bnielsen, January 4
CK Original Publication Date visibility mismatch between librarything.es and librarything.com6 unread / 6Llyfryddwr, January 2
Contributing Authors4 unread / 4aspirit, December 2021
Hyphenated dates not registering8 unread / 8Cynfelyn, November 2021
Index of Topics5 unread / 5AnnieMod, November 2021
Problems adding a book4 unread / 4elahrairah, November 2021
How to batch download usmarc data?1 unread / 1Ebrietas, November 2021
Odd Looking changes to awards and Honors4 unread / 4Cynfelyn, October 2021
Author page - Links and Wikipedia4 unread / 4gilroy, September 2021
Dates and periodicals9 unread / 9MarthaJeanne, September 2021
CK author occupations : how liberally interpreted?30 unread / 30lilithcat, September 2021
Nationality best practices89 unread / 89lilithcat, September 2021
series / sorting11 unread / 11Cynfelyn, September 2021
Notes on calendar and chronology?7 unread / 7birder4106, September 2021
Author gender consistency25 unread / 25norabelle414, August 2021
How to move an author from unknown to living or dead18 unread / 18karenb, July 2021
Sources Dropdown for Published Reviews2 unread / 2norabelle414, July 2021
How can I move my message wall to a place not seen by public?8 unread / 8AnnieMod, July 2021
Work Relationships and "Is an abridged version of"4 unread / 4anglemark, June 2021
Odd behaviour in drop-downs8 unread / 8MarthaJeanne, June 2021
Related films not related to the book - question15 unread / 15lilithcat, June 2021
Is there a quick way to identify duplicates?6 unread / 6LascaSartoris, June 2021
Ha, Got it!8 unread / 8karenb, May 2021
History of a field in Common Knowledge8 unread / 8DuncanHill, May 2021
cover uploaded upside-down10 unread / 10ulmannc, April 2021
Contribution newbie8 unread / 82wonderY, March 2021
Events: 'The' or No 'The'3 unread / 3lilithcat, February 2021
Combining 2 copies of a book3 unread / 3MarthaJeanne, February 2021
CK author legal names9 unread / 9Cynfelyn, December 2020
QUESTION: how do I combine a manually added book to a work?12 unread / 12justchris, December 2020
Searching CK for author birth months?1 unread / 1frithuswith, December 2020
Other Authors and anthologies.15 unread / 15andyl, December 2020
Date Format for Author Lives3 unread / 3gabriel, November 2020
Search by Entry Date3 unread / 3MarthaJeanne, November 2020
Editing a series title3 unread / 3Cynfelyn, October 2020
Related Places Question7 unread / 7parlerodermime, September 2020
A Treacherous Country by K.M. Kruimink4 unread / 4pamelad, September 2020
Cause of death field best practices24 unread / 24konallis, September 2020
QUESTION : Data that is overwritten and/or disappears in author biographies4 unread / 4r.orrison, September 2020
Anthology contributors in "People/Characters"11 unread / 11lilithcat, September 2020
Bad Edits9 unread / 9gilroy, September 2020
Characters as spoilers16 unread / 16Aquila, September 2020
Please add title to Creative Minds Biographies Series2 unread / 2lilithcat, August 2020
Any possibility of adding "Related works" to Common Knowledge?5 unread / 5MarthaJeanne, August 2020
Pseudonym vs Author Name4 unread / 4r.orrison, August 2020
Top 2,000 Common Knowledge contributors9 unread / 9gilroy, July 2020
CK: The more you know....23 unread / 23MarthaJeanne, July 2020
Help please... book error10 unread / 10karenb, July 2020
CK Helper Badge3 unread / 3littleone1996, July 2020
Misuse of Alternative Titles?4 unread / 4aspirit, May 2020
Locked icon for "Series (with order)" edits8 unread / 8bunnerz, May 2020
This item has been locked ?!?6 unread / 6timspalding, May 2020
Mis-use of book description box2 unread / 2karenb, May 2020
Should this be Publisher Series? Do I need to transfer them back to ordinary Series?2 unread / 2MarthaJeanne, May 2020
People/Character names & dates10 unread / 10Carmen.et.Error, May 2020
The 1918-19 Flu Outbreak6 unread / 6lorax, May 2020
Merging of two LibraryThing accounts3 unread / 3Alberto511, April 2020
Browsing library collection by patrons2 unread / 2MarthaJeanne, April 2020
Book "summary" of 1,700 words.8 unread / 8TFleet, March 2020
Blurbers49 unread / 49greytone, January 2020
EAN is not ISBN7 unread / 7SandraArdnas, January 2020
Adding fields in cataloging record, and modify fields display in the search result8 unread / 8CtrSacredSciences, January 2020
Type size3 unread / 3bluepiano, January 2020
Work to Work-Contains8 unread / 8lorax, January 2020
Members Count on Work5 unread / 5MarthaJeanne, November 2019
Book Dimensions18 unread / 18bnielsen, November 2019
Canonical Author Names70 unread / 70MarthaJeanne, November 2019
Multiple Copies of Title, different publication dates3 unread / 3lorax, October 2019
Sorting awards categories: follow awards, or be consistent?7 unread / 7karenb, September 2019
Types of links on author pages5 unread / 5aspirit, September 2019
Wrong library description11 unread / 11lilithcat, August 2019
What order to list omnibus editions within series lists?42 unread / 42norabelle414, August 2019
What does the green checkmark mean?4 unread / 4AnnieMod, August 2019
Sorting Problem3 unread / 3wd40sw, July 2019
Characters with name changes2 unread / 2lorannen, June 2019
How the report false book entries14 unread / 14PhaedraB, June 2019
What is the workbench?3 unread / 32wonderY, April 2019
Award for music: add to printed music or recording?17 unread / 17lilithcat, April 2019
Collections2 unread / 2MarthaJeanne, April 2019
Author Note7 unread / 7aspirit, March 2019
Dont you like this people/characters?6 unread / 6gilroy, February 2019
Valentine's Day Heart Hunt2 unread / 2Taphophile13, February 2019
How to revert a Wiki edit?7 unread / 7r.orrison, February 2019
Practice with series editors8 unread / 8bluepiano, December 2018
A book, a ballet, and a film9 unread / 9auntmarge64, December 2018
Author Combinations22 unread / 22sloreck, November 2018
Link rot4 unread / 4lorannen, November 2018
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