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This topic has been closed to new comments. * Announcement: ISBNs Starting with 979
By rivka , Librarian Moderator · 11 posts · 2186 views
last updated Feb 13, 2020 08:02PM
This topic has been closed to new comments. * Announcement: Goodreads Librarian Application Quiz
By rivka , Librarian Moderator · 20 posts · 3569 views
last updated Dec 12, 2019 01:02PM
This topic has been closed to new comments. * Please do not post saying that you have flagged spam
By rivka , Librarian Moderator · 1 post · 594 views
last updated Nov 04, 2019 08:55AM
This topic has been closed to new comments. * AUTHOR FAQ: Authors look here first!
By rivka , Librarian Moderator · 6 posts · 26171 views
last updated Apr 16, 2015 09:39AM
This topic has been closed to new comments. * Can't find the right thread to post your question/request? PLEASE START A NEW ONE!
By rivka , Librarian Moderator · 1 post · 6188 views
last updated Oct 03, 2010 01:38PM
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+ Adding New Books
This topic has been closed to new comments. * Please read before posting a request in this folder
By rivka , Librarian Moderator · 1 post · 8519 views
last updated Sep 06, 2018 11:47AM
This topic has been closed to new comments. * Reminders to librarians fulfilling add-book requests
By rivka , Librarian Moderator · 3 posts · 9163 views
last updated Mar 07, 2018 02:23PM
This topic has been closed to new comments. * How to request a book to be added to Goodreads
By rivka , Librarian Moderator · 1 post · 27337 views
last updated Apr 18, 2012 12:34PM
Combining/Merging Author Account Please and Thank you!
By J.R. · 3 posts · 339 views
last updated 2 hours, 36 min ago
Claiming my book
By Raven · 5 posts · 12 views
last updated 3 hours, 4 min ago
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+ Book Cover Help
This topic has been closed to new comments. * TIP: Better quality images from Amazon sites
By Alex · 31 posts · 3755 views
last updated Mar 28, 2019 07:40PM
This topic has been closed to new comments. * Important note about all requests to add covers
By rivka , Librarian Moderator · 1 post · 18824 views
last updated Aug 21, 2014 11:46PM
Add a book cover
By Eva · 9 posts · 24 views
last updated 1 minute ago
4 cover images
By Gearóid · 2 posts · 6 views
last updated 2 minutes ago
Please Delete Covers
By Todd · 2 posts · 8 views
last updated 1 hour, 50 min ago
This topic has been closed to new comments. * Please include ISBN in all page number requests
By rivka , Librarian Moderator · 2 posts · 4405 views
last updated Jun 10, 2013 03:35PM
Page Count
By Kylie · 1 post · 2 views
last updated 1 hour, 15 min ago
Please add page count to this Dutch edition of "Sister Outsider"
By Emma · 1 post · 2 views
last updated 1 hour, 23 min ago
Missing page number for 3 books
By Zéro Janvier · 7 posts · 20 views
last updated 4 hours, 4 min ago
Page Count
By Viji · 6 posts · 13 views
last updated 4 hours, 15 min ago
This topic has been closed to new comments. * Revised Policy: The Great Courses and other lectures
By rivka , Librarian Moderator · 82 posts · 756 views
last updated Jun 07, 2018 01:47PM
This topic has been closed to new comments. * Updated Policy on ISBNs and ASINs
By rivka , Librarian Moderator · 1 post · 671 views
last updated Mar 07, 2018 08:06AM
* Please mark posts done in the librarians group
By Krazykiwi · 62 posts · 1284 views
last updated Oct 03, 2020 04:23AM
Bots spamming books with 1 star ratings
By Nikita · 7 posts · 13 views
last updated 1 hour, 1 min ago
Doxxing
By Roberta · 2 posts · 24 views
last updated Nov 22, 2020 07:57AM
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+ Book Issues
* Please delete this book! (pt. 61) [Anyone requests; leave deletions for superlibrarians]
By rivka , Librarian Moderator · 159 posts · 147 views
last updated 4 minutes ago
* This book is not mine, please move it (part 8)
By rivka , Librarian Moderator · 321 posts · 425 views
last updated 1 hour, 28 min ago
Incorrect title name
By Gary · 6 posts · 241 views
last updated 1 hour, 8 min ago
please correct book info and merge author profiles
By Neesie · 1 post · 3 views
last updated 1 hour, 21 min ago
Please add the ASIN to the ebook listing
By Tellwell · 3 posts · 5 views
last updated 1 hour, 36 min ago
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+ Serieses!
* Is this a series?
By Moloch · 883 posts · 2952 views
last updated Nov 22, 2020 10:05AM
This topic has been closed to new comments. * Tips for working with series
By Cait · 121 posts · 5220 views
last updated Oct 03, 2011 12:49PM
Please create a series page for the Raising Hell Downunder Series by Rhiannon Hartley
By T. · 4 posts · 4 views
last updated 2 hours, 21 min ago
Add book to series
By Jack · 2 posts · 6 views
last updated 2 hours, 37 min ago
Please add new books to Kissing Monsters series
By Lynn · 3 posts · 6 views
last updated 2 hours, 40 min ago
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+ Issues with Quotes
* Please edit or correct or delete this quote. (part 6)
By rivka , Librarian Moderator · 114 posts · 403 views
last updated Nov 21, 2020 05:00PM
Please delete my quote.
By Anders · 10 posts · 32 views
last updated 21 hours, 49 min ago
Move quotations
By Liz V. · 30 posts · 152 views
last updated Nov 22, 2020 03:38AM
William Faulkner misattribution
By Eleanor · 2 posts · 341 views
last updated Nov 17, 2020 07:57PM
Please correct quote detail
By Led · 2 posts · 17 views
last updated Nov 17, 2020 04:21AM
* Please only use Gregorian dates!
By rivka , Librarian Moderator · 5 posts · 2324 views
last updated Aug 29, 2014 08:52AM
Mistake in translator's name
By Yuliss · 1 post · 5 views
last updated Nov 23, 2020 01:32PM
Please fix synopsis
By Cristina · 1 post · 7 views
last updated Nov 23, 2020 12:32PM
Please change description language! (ISBN 3570270726)
By Sujin · 1 post · 6 views
last updated Nov 22, 2020 03:31AM
Please change description language! (ISBN 9782286027001)
By Sujin · 1 post · 5 views
last updated Nov 22, 2020 03:26AM
Showing 5 of 621 topics — 4,824 comments total
+ Awards
* Update: Awards search improved
By rivka , Librarian Moderator · 4 posts · 33 views
last updated Nov 20, 2020 01:46AM
* 2020 Goodreads Choice Awards
By rivka , Librarian Moderator · 57 posts · 335 views
last updated Nov 08, 2020 06:42PM
This topic has been closed to new comments. * When asking for an award to be added
By rivka , Librarian Moderator · 1 post · 579 views
last updated Jan 17, 2018 08:07PM
* Please use existing award
By Elizabeth (Al… · 9 posts · 478 views
last updated Jun 22, 2019 12:18PM
Please Add Awards
By Sherry · 2 posts · 12 views
last updated Nov 23, 2020 08:01AM
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+ Genres
Change genre?
By Elle · 2 posts · 381 views
last updated Nov 19, 2020 10:37PM
Genres
By Jack · 4 posts · 50 views
last updated Sep 08, 2020 11:06PM
Trouble Finding Book's Genre Listing on Book's Page
By Tara · 4 posts · 85 views
last updated Aug 11, 2020 12:10AM
Regions/cultures of the world
By Michael · 8 posts · 72 views
last updated Mar 04, 2020 10:48AM
Why are there some books with no link to user genres/shelves on the right?
By Karin · 2 posts · 75 views
last updated Dec 27, 2019 03:44PM
Clean Up XI
By Liz V. · 278 posts · 439 views
last updated 8 hours, 16 min ago
illustrators
By Liz V. · 234 posts · 449 views
last updated 20 hours, 27 min ago
Large Print
By Liz V. · 111 posts · 367 views
last updated 22 hours, 8 min ago
Others
By Scott · 1 post · 11 views
last updated Nov 23, 2020 10:45AM
Clean Up V
By Liz V. · 1073 posts · 566 views
last updated Nov 23, 2020 04:23AM
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+ Questions
Odd Combines
By Elizabeth (Al… · 2 posts · 7 views
last updated 2 hours, 14 min ago
Listopia - How/Where to request a deletion?
By Beige · 22 posts · 99 views
last updated 5 hours, 31 min ago
Can anyone in this group type an umlaut?
By Werner · 3 posts · 358 views
last updated Nov 23, 2020 03:26PM
Adding book description
By Chris · 4 posts · 17 views
last updated Nov 22, 2020 05:33PM
Librarian
By Manuel · 9 posts · 433 views
last updated Nov 22, 2020 05:20AM
This topic has been closed to new comments. * Added to the Manual: Series Numbering and Order
By rivka , Librarian Moderator · 19 posts · 762 views
last updated Feb 06, 2020 02:38PM
This topic has been closed to new comments. * Added to the Manual: Author Sort fields
By rivka , Librarian Moderator · 85 posts · 561 views
last updated Oct 25, 2015 03:11PM
This topic has been closed to new comments. * Revised Policy: The Great Courses and other lectures
By rivka , Librarian Moderator · 1 post · 187 views
last updated May 07, 2018 11:43AM
This topic has been closed to new comments. * Updated Policy on ISBNs and ASINs
By rivka , Librarian Moderator · 1 post · 305 views
last updated Mar 07, 2018 08:08AM
This topic has been closed to new comments. * Recent Librarian Manual Updates
By Meg , Goodreads Expert Team Lead · 3 posts · 1237 views
last updated Oct 13, 2015 08:21AM
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