“...if we consider the difference between William Henry Jackson packing in his cameras by mule, and the person stepping out of his car to take a picture with an Instamatic, it becomes clear how some of our space has vanished; if the time it takes to cross space is a way by which we define it, then to arrive at a view of space 'in no time' is to have denied its reality.”
Goodreads Librarians Group
— 54006 members
— last activity 26 minutes ago
A place where all Goodreads members can work together to improve the Goodreads book catalog. Non-librarians are welcome to join the group as well, toA place where all Goodreads members can work together to improve the Goodreads book catalog. Non-librarians are welcome to join the group as well, to comment or request changes to book records.
For general comments on Goodreads and for requests for changes to the site, try the Feedback group or use the Contact Us link instead.
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Goodreads Librarians are members who have applied for and received librarian status on Goodreads. They are able to edit and improve the Goodreads catalog, and have made it one of the better catalogs online.
Activities include combining editions, fixing book and author typos, adding book covers and discussing policies.
If you are having trouble finding the link to add a new thread, try this: https://www.goodreads.com/topic/new?context_id=220-goodreads-librarians-group&context_type=Group...more
Book Buying Addicts Anonymous
— 3082 members
— last activity 8 hours, 59 min ago
All are welcome, but this group is meant for those who not only love to read, but those who also love to buy their books to read as well as those whoAll are welcome, but this group is meant for those who not only love to read, but those who also love to buy their books to read as well as those who love to buy books just to collect them. Some call us bibliophiles, some call us bibliomaniacs, we call ourselves the B.B.A.A. Come here to share things like your great purchases at the bookstores and other places. Believe me, no matter how "bad" you might think your addiction may be, some do have it much worse, which may or may not be a good thing, depending how you look at it.
B.B.A.A. was founded July 28, 2009.
On our 1st anniversary in 2010 we had 301 members.
On our 2nd anniversary in 2011 we had 2159!
On our 3rd anniversary in 2012 we were up to 2336!
On our 4th anniversary in 2013 we were up to 2558!
On our 5th anniversary in 2014 we were up to 2987!...more