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TopicTopicMessagesLast Message 
Recording book awards3 unread / 3MarthaJeanne, April 27
SORTING TITLES IN A COLLECTION7 unread / 7lorax, April 26
Children’s book from the 80s, need help finding2 unread / 2lilithcat, April 25
Sorting collections to help weed shelves...2 unread / 2melannen, April 22
Scanner?10 unread / 10lorax, April 21
Warrior Cat Roleplay11 unread / 11MarthaJeanne, April 15
How to report a warning in a link in LT?7 unread / 7eschator83, April 13
Transfer from "Your Library" to a named collection3 unread / 32wonderY, April 10
In App, why does scanning a bar code work, when typing it does not? UPC/EAN6 unread / 6jjwilson61, April 10
Tags Wiped10 unread / 10Adamslab, March 25
Tags Not Saving10 unread / 10gilroy, March 24
No Cover/Add Cover for a book4 unread / 4smirks4u, March 23
From a "work", can I add the LCC catalog number?5 unread / 5brycenesbitt, March 22
How can I indicate an edition or printing?18 unread / 18bnielsen, March 21
Publisher New to Library Thing4 unread / 4MarthaJeanne, March 19
Image View of Series8 unread / 8AbigailAdams26, March 18
Spoiler Alert3 unread / 3Tess_W, March 8
"Copy image address" has gone.37 unread / 37Jammy1, March 7
Goodreads Importer and Audiobooks5 unread / 5gilroy, March 6
Lending friends books2 unread / 2konallis, March 1
about pages & dates6 unread / 6EGBERTINA, February 27
How to add book/author links within LibraryThing11 unread / 11petra4, February 26
How to post a review / new thread5 unread / 5petra4, February 26
bar codes11 unread / 11bnielsen, February 26
Cuecat3 unread / 3Tropical-Library, February 25
Two different books LT thinks are the same4 unread / 4peternh, February 19
Automated export, e.g. with curl12 unread / 12bnielsen, February 12
incorrect Work Multiples3 unread / 3ddrucker, February 11
Series in Common Knowledge not found22 unread / 22MarthaJeanne, February 10
How is 'score' calculated on lists?5 unread / 5shemthepenman, February 9
importing TBR list from Litsy1 unread / 1megs4813, February 8
Author field empty for all records after bulk uploading3 unread / 3lilithcat, January 31
Lent book. Never returned3 unread / 3Mahtaman1, January 29
Identifiers searchable10 unread / 10SandraArdnas, January 21
Searching by date of entry?11 unread / 11BookEndsIntl, January 18
Is the CK Orig. Pub (date) field sortable?2 unread / 2SandraArdnas, January 18
Author photo3 unread / 3MonaHanna, January 16
Can I have two different editions of the same work in my library?5 unread / 5rosalita, January 14
Where to discuss/question book series6 unread / 6gilroy, January 12
What groups are good for authors?5 unread / 5MarthaJeanne, January 11
Getting APIs explained2 unread / 2lorax, January 11
how to add cover picture19 unread / 19AnnieMod, January 8
Im new to this. And would like some help6 unread / 6sarahemmm, December 2020
New Here5 unread / 5MarthaJeanne, December 2020
What is the Your Library collection for?7 unread / 7Opteryx, December 2020
Also how can I bulk-add/removee books to/from a collection?2 unread / 2davidgn, December 2020
Linking Libraries without being public to the world?9 unread / 9lorax, November 2020
Barcode scanner in the app inquiry8 unread / 8Yamat0, November 2020
Deleting tags6 unread / 6SandraArdnas, November 2020
How Much Minced Garlic Equals One Clove?8 unread / 8jveezer, November 2020
Selecting a book to read7 unread / 7Yamanekotei, November 2020
Book Hoarders8 unread / 8bnielsen, November 2020
Sorting books into category's?15 unread / 15Mapguy314, November 2020
SEARCHING FOR A BOOK3 unread / 3Foretopman, November 2020
Fun chat groups for librarians?1 unread / 1Bongobongo27, October 2020
Missing badge (treasure hunt)2 unread / 2SandraArdnas, October 2020
Sharing my librarything catalogue20 unread / 20norabelle414, October 2020
How can I find books in All Collections that are missing from Your Books?9 unread / 9gilroy, October 2020
How do you fix a cover image or author name which are incorrect?22 unread / 22MarthaJeanne, October 2020
Excel export file for Excel import file?7 unread / 7SandiaCSP, October 2020
keeping records on price of books8 unread / 8Nicole_VanK, September 2020
multiple postings3 unread / 3lilithcat, September 2020
adding collections2 unread / 2Bookmarque, August 2020
Searching for books across all sources?3 unread / 3SandraArdnas, August 2020
Reference Guide/Companion to vs Supplement8 unread / 8lorax, August 2020
Author image permissions1 unread / 1jonsweitzerlamme, August 2020
Books Without Tags7 unread / 7reading_fox, August 2020
I can't get new books into my library6 unread / 6MarthaJeanne, July 2020
Adding a book found in another's library154 unread / 154lorax, July 2020
UPC scanning & Migrating collection listing from to LIbraryThing10 unread / 10lorax, July 2020
view when people search my library7 unread / 7MarthaJeanne, July 2020
Valuation of books?5 unread / 5lorax, July 2020
Foxing2 unread / 2Taphophile13, June 2020
Add Multiple books to library3 unread / 3maagh, June 2020
I made an error4 unread / 4wi_jessamine, June 2020
Search your books based on other tags or reviews7 unread / 7SandraArdnas, June 2020
Tag Mirror5 unread / 52wonderY, June 2020
Why do some books already show an author but others don't in my recently imported books?5 unread / 5lilithcat, June 2020
Mass edit of the 'comment' field for book location12 unread / 12sarahemmm, May 2020
lists by genre3 unread / 3conceptDawg, May 2020
Goodreads migration questions13 unread / 13pnppl, May 2020
Is there a way to get from the Your Books page straight to the Book details page?3 unread / 3halloleo, May 2020
ISBN connects to wrong work?10 unread / 10MarthaJeanne, May 2020
How to copy book details?8 unread / 8halloleo, May 2020
Adding books by ASIN in bulk5 unread / 5gilroy, May 2020
How to edit "from where?" list?3 unread / 3.mau., May 2020
Book vs work mismatch2 unread / 2MarthaJeanne, April 2020
Getting Book Reviews2 unread / 2lilithcat, April 2020
Why is the publisher listed under authors?11 unread / 11bnielsen, April 2020
Manual entry incorrectly linked to another book3 unread / 3Vitskapsdama, April 2020
Cant remember the title of book.2 unread / 2Taphophile13, April 2020
help2 unread / 2lilithcat, April 2020
HOME Page - Recently Added Books Bookshelf7 unread / 7lorax, April 2020
Separating Books Marked As Multiple6 unread / 6MarthaJeanne, April 2020
Seeing one's own star ratings19 unread / 19bluepiano, March 2020
New example of audiobook ISBN not found: 9781528866385 (Chris Uhlmann, Secret City)11 unread / 11AnnieMod, March 2020
print spine labels?15 unread / 15Homebrook, March 2020
Previous lifetime account14 unread / 14Mary_Mignano, March 2020
Peut-on Ă©changer des livres ?3 unread / 3flang2, March 2020
How to flag a book as read2 unread / 2MarthaJeanne, March 2020
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