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LibraryThing Alternatives

LibraryThing is described as 'cataloging and social networking site for people who love to read. It allows users to easily create their own catalogs of books that they have read, own, or would like to read' and is a Social Network in the news & books category. There are more than 25 alternatives to LibraryThing for a variety of platforms, including Online / Web-based, iPhone, Android, iPad and Self-Hosted solutions. The best alternative is Goodreads, which is free. Other great apps like LibraryThing are ratehouse, MyAnimeList, Open Library and lib.reviews.

LibraryThing alternatives are mainly Social Networks but may also be Movie Review Sites or Anime / Manga Tracking Apps. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of LibraryThing.
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  • Online
  • Android
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    Goodreads

    • FreeProprietary
    • Online
    • Android
    • iPhone
    • Android Tablet
    • iPad

    See what your friends are reading. Keep track of what you've read and organize your books into virtual bookshelves. Join a book club to discuss your favorite books. A better way to find good books to read!

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  2. Ratings, reviews, discussions, recommendations, lists for all media genres: music, movies, tv shows, books, video games, and podcasts. Like IMDb or Goodreads, but with more media types. Join ratehouse to consolidate your entertainment and art interests.

    rate.house is a media database to rate, track, and discover music, movies, TV, books, games, and podcasts.


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    MyAnimeList

    • FreemiumProprietary
    • Online
    • Android
    • iPhone
    • Android Tablet
    • iPad

    Keep track of your completed anime and manga, browse the database to find new series, discuss on the forums or with friends. MyAnimeList is one of the most mature anime and manga trackers around, with a highly feature-rich experience.

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    Open Library

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Online

    One web page for every book ever published. It's a lofty but achievable goal.

    Single book view for 1984
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    lib.reviews

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Online
    • Self-Hosted

    We believe that the information we use to make decisions -- about what book to read, what place to stay at or what product to buy -- will be of higher quality if we organize it transparently, through an open community.

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    The StoryGraph

    • FreemiumProprietary
    • Online
    • Android
    • iPhone
    • Android Tablet
    • iPad

    The StoryGraph helps you track your reading and choose your next book based on your mood and your favorite topics and themes.

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    BookWyrm

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Online
    • Self-Hosted

    BookWyrm is a social network for tracking your reading, talking about books, writing reviews, and discovering what to read next.

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    What Should I Read Next?

    • FreemiumProprietary
    • Online

    Book recommendations from readers like you.

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    Worldcat

    • FreeProprietary
    • Online

    WorldCat is the world's largest network of library content and services. WorldCat libraries are dedicated to providing access to their resources on the Web, where most people start their search for information.

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  10. Inventaire is a book sharing webapp, inviting everyone to make the inventory of their books, define what they want to do with it (giving, sharing, selling), as well as who should be able to see it (shared publicly, or only visible to your friends and groups).

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