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 an app in the News & Books category. There are more than 25 alternatives to LibraryThing for a variety of platforms, including Online / Web-based, Android, iPhone, iPad and Android Tablet. The best alternative is Goodreads, which is free. Other great apps like LibraryThing are MyAnimeList (Freemium), ratehouse (Free), Open Library (Free, Open Source) and lib.reviews (Free, Open Source).

    This page was last updated Sep 5, 2021

    1. Joelbooks is a platform for book lovers (both fiction and non-fiction). We list books with custom graphic.
    2. Dante lets you manage all your books by simply scanning the ISBN barcode of the book. It will automatically grab all information from Googles book database.
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    3. Shelfari is a gathering place for authors, aspiring authors, publishers, and readers, and has many tools and features to help these groups connect with each other in a fun and engaging way.

      Discontinued

      Discontinued, now redirects to Goodreads: Goodreads

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    4. Shelvable is a reading list management tool that helps users keep track of books they want to read, and discover similar books.
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    5. Bookulous is a social book recommendation website. Search from book recommendations from great leaders and influencers. Share your favorite books and find the best related books.

      Discontinued

      No news on their twitter account since 2015 and the website is down.

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      • FreemiumProprietary
      • Online
      • Quickreader
      • EPUBReader
      • Cool Reader
      • Aldiko
      • Moon+ Reader
      • Stanza
      • Lucidor
      • FBReader
      • ReadMe
      E-book storage for indie readers. Keep all your e-books, digital comics, and magazines together in one place, organise your reading lists, and discover great new titles with Libreture. The ethical e-book alternative to Goodreads.
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      • FreeProprietary
      • Online
      Riffle takes a human powered approach recommending you amazing books based on your social filter and an expert filter.
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      BiblioteQ strives to be a professional cataloging and library management suite. The SRU and Z39.50 protocols are used for retrieving data for books, journals, and magazines.
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      • FreeProprietary
      • Online
      • Facebook Messenger
      Shelfjoy is for book lovers, it's a place to discover and create your own hand-curated collections of amazing books spanning a wide range of topics.

      Discontinued

      no longer exists, site not found

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    6. The Bookish Elf is your single, trusted, daily source for all the news, ideas and richness of literary life.
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