The best open source alternative to Goodreads is Open Library, which is both free and Open Source. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked more than 50 alternatives to Goodreads and nine of them is open source so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting open source alternatives to Goodreads are lib.reviews (Free, Open Source), inventaire.io (Free, Open Source), Book Catalogue (Free, Open Source) and BookWyrm (Free, Open Source).
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inventaire.io vs Goodreads opinions
Most users think inventaire.io is a great alternative to Goodreads.
arndtadler inventaire.io is a good Idea but does not have the Community functions of goodreads. If you just Want to store you're book lists it is an interesting alternative and it is even possible to import from goodreads.
This is a simple book catalogue application, to store a list of your books. Books can be added either manually, by ISBN, or by barcode. Features include: The obvious; you can add, edit, and display a list of books Books can be sorted by Author or Title.
BookWorm is an Android application that allows you to keep track of books you have read and those you intend to read. It is not a book reader. You can enter books by scanning them (product codes), searching for them, or direct form entry. You can rate and comment on each book.