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This topic has been closed to new comments. * AUTHOR FAQ: Authors look here first!
By rivka , Librarian Moderator · 6 posts · 22327 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 · 5305 views
last updated Oct 03, 2010 01:38PM
This topic has been closed to new comments. * Announcement: New Tool for Alternate-Cover Editions
By rivka , Librarian Moderator · 61 posts · 944 views
last updated Jan 04, 2019 02:07PM
* Announcement: Additional Logging Added
By rivka , Librarian Moderator · 14 posts · 534 views
last updated Nov 28, 2018 01:36AM
* Announcement: Updated Policy for WorldCat
By rivka , Librarian Moderator · 13 posts · 296 views
last updated Dec 06, 2018 03:28AM
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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 · 2230 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 · 7888 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 · 22454 views
last updated Apr 18, 2012 12:34PM
New edition
By Tabatha · 2 posts · 7 views
last updated 1 hour, 13 min ago
please add
By Odette · 2 posts · 10 views
last updated 14 hours, 18 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 · 1997 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 · 14920 views
last updated Aug 21, 2014 11:46PM
Please add cover
By C · 1 post · 2 views
last updated 19 minutes ago
Please add cover
By C · 1 post · 3 views
last updated 23 minutes ago
Update cover to book not yet released.
By Fallon · 1 post · 4 views
last updated 1 hour, 26 min ago
This topic has been closed to new comments. * Please include ISBN in all page number requests
By rivka , Librarian Moderator · 2 posts · 3376 views
last updated Jun 10, 2013 03:35PM
Please add/correct page count
By Edwina · 141 posts · 165 views
last updated 55 minutes ago
Correction
By Halvor (Rakne… · 1 post · 2 views
last updated 1 hour, 40 min ago
Add ISBN, page correction
By Halvor (Rakne… · 3 posts · 9 views
last updated 4 hours, 10 min ago
Add page count
By Halvor (Rakne… · 5 posts · 22 views
last updated 4 hours, 11 min ago
This topic has been closed to new comments. * Revised Policy: The Great Courses and other lectures
By rivka , Librarian Moderator · 82 posts · 397 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 · 316 views
last updated Mar 07, 2018 08:06AM
* Please mark posts done in the librarians group
By Krazykiwi · 49 posts · 862 views
last updated Mar 25, 2019 06:30PM
Duplicates
By Elizabeth (Al… · 3 posts · 19 views
last updated 20 hours, 0 min ago
Original Publication Date
By Marc · 2 posts · 16 views
last updated Apr 16, 2019 11:39PM
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+ Book Issues
This topic has been closed to new comments. * Goodreads Author profiles needing merging BY GR STAFF pt. 26
By rivka , Librarian Moderator · 1005 posts · 430 views
last updated Apr 15, 2019 02:31PM
* Please delete this book! (pt. 53) [Anyone requests; leave deletions for superlibrarians]
By rivka , Librarian Moderator · 812 posts · 890 views
last updated 17 minutes ago
* This book is not mine, please move it (part 4)
By rivka , Librarian Moderator · 870 posts · 997 views
last updated 7 hours, 21 min ago
Please combine
By Jennifer · 3 posts · 10 views
last updated 16 minutes ago
Add My Book to My Author page
By Salina · 4 posts · 9 views
last updated 35 minutes ago
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+ Serieses!
* Is this a series?
By Moloch · 752 posts · 1865 views
last updated Apr 17, 2019 01:50PM
This topic has been closed to new comments. * Tips for working with series
By Cait · 121 posts · 4491 views
last updated Oct 03, 2011 12:49PM
I need assistants in a series please
By S.W. · 1 post · 3 views
last updated 27 minutes ago
Change series number from Auckand Med. #1 to #2
By Jay · 6 posts · 12 views
last updated 2 hours, 3 min ago
Series Name Change
By Shannon · 1 post · 6 views
last updated 2 hours, 50 min ago
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+ Issues with Quotes
* Please edit or correct or delete this quote. (part 5)
By rivka , Librarian Moderator · 779 posts · 1268 views
last updated Apr 09, 2019 04:45PM
combining quotes
By Sally · 28 posts · 708 views
last updated Apr 13, 2019 06:43AM
Editing a quote!
By Bread · 4 posts · 19 views
last updated Apr 11, 2019 05:15PM
Please edit my quote
By Ron · 5 posts · 23 views
last updated Apr 10, 2019 06:50PM
Please delete my quote
By Ron · 3 posts · 19 views
last updated Apr 10, 2019 03:29PM
* Please only use Gregorian dates!
By rivka , Librarian Moderator · 5 posts · 2111 views
last updated Aug 29, 2014 08:52AM
Danish speaking librarian
By Carol She's S… · 7 posts · 23 views
last updated 4 hours, 29 min ago
Need help with adding an edition
By חמוטל · 3 posts · 12 views
last updated 7 hours, 33 min ago
Correct default book title?
By Ann · 6 posts · 27 views
last updated Apr 08, 2019 11:38PM
English version
By Ann · 3 posts · 22 views
last updated Apr 08, 2019 09:31AM
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+ Awards
This topic has been closed to new comments. * When asking for an award to be added
By rivka , Librarian Moderator · 1 post · 251 views
last updated Jan 17, 2018 08:07PM
* Please use existing award
By Elizabeth (Al… · 3 posts · 288 views
last updated Sep 17, 2018 08:50AM
Is this an award? #2
By Carol She's S… · 25 posts · 283 views
last updated 4 hours, 11 min ago
Update the Colorado Book Award
By Thienan · 5 posts · 16 views
last updated 20 hours, 15 min ago
Can The New York City Book Awards Be Updated?
By Sara · 3 posts · 20 views
last updated 21 hours, 48 min ago
Clean up
By Liz V. · 727 posts · 268 views
last updated 1 hour, 35 min ago
Various Corporate Authors
By Emy · 100 posts · 478 views
last updated 10 hours, 32 min ago
COMPLETE (was: a little combining project)
By Corinne · 3 posts · 12 views
last updated Apr 15, 2019 05:05AM
Clarkesworld & Lightspeed short story records
By Emy · 661 posts · 302 views
last updated Apr 14, 2019 05:20PM
Titles in Author's Name
By Liz V. · 215 posts · 311 views
last updated Apr 14, 2019 07:26AM
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+ Questions
How can I add an author picture?
By Florin · 7 posts · 26 views
last updated 16 hours, 12 min ago
Same person, two different profiles
By Drucilla · 2 posts · 18 views
last updated Apr 17, 2019 02:17PM
This topic has been closed to new comments. My Top 100 Authors
By Phil · 2 posts · 27 views
last updated Apr 15, 2019 02:37PM
Two Profiles for the Same Author (One is obviously not me!)
By K.J. · 7 posts · 21 views
last updated Apr 15, 2019 11:27AM
author name error
By Jean · 8 posts · 33 views
last updated Apr 15, 2019 09:16AM
This topic has been closed to new comments. * Added to the Manual: Author Sort fields
By rivka , Librarian Moderator · 86 posts · 427 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 · 104 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 · 168 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 · 1067 views
last updated Oct 13, 2015 08:21AM
* Added to the Manual: Series Numbering and Order
By rivka , Librarian Moderator · 16 posts · 481 views
last updated Oct 16, 2018 02:40AM
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