Application:

Social Cataloging Apps

What it offers:

Keep track of books you read, write reviews, share them with friends and build virtual bookshelves. Some also allow you to create customized lists of books.

Authentic applications:

Keep an inventory of books you have read.
Keep track of books you want to read.
Write book reviews and read reviews of others.
Make customized lists of books.
Display book widgets on your library website.
Create online book clubs.
Connect with featured authors.
Example of book widget from Shelfari:



Social Cataloging Apps:

Shelfari


LibraryThing


GoodReads


GoogleBooks

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