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Policies & Practices > Married name, maiden name

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message 1: by Dream (new)

Dream | 17 comments How do I (or can we?) combine biographies and books for authors who were published under both their maiden and married names?

message 2: by Trice (new)

Trice | 14 comments I've come across this problem recently - is there any change to this situation, or should I just make the note in the profile?

message 3: by Paula (new)

Paula (paulaan) | 7024 comments If there is no over lap in publishing of books then just add a note and link to the author profiles. There is no author pseudonyn functionality yet.


If books have been republished, i.e. are originally published under one name then republished under another name - the original published name should be the primary author on the book - the other name is added as the secondary author. This allows books to be combined

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