Milestones: LibraryThing Turns Seven!
We’re stable, profitable and growing, with over 1.5 million members using LibraryThing.com and the other language sites, and over 400 library systems around the world using our library services.
Tim also discusses some future plans and priorities in the post.
He does not mention (but we will) LibraryThing’s OverCat database where users can search millions of library bibliographic records from hundreds of libraries around the world. OverCat launched in June 2010 and about four months ago the saw some major growth with the addition of the 12.3 million bibliographic records that The Harvard Library released to the public with their Open Metadata Policy.
Read the Full Text of Tim Spalding’s Blog Post
About Gary Price
Gary Price (email@example.com) is a librarian, writer, consultant, and frequent conference speaker based in the Washington D.C. metro area. He earned his MLIS degree from Wayne State University in Detroit. Price has won several awards including the SLA Innovations in Technology Award and Alumnus of the Year from the Wayne St. University Library and Information Science Program. From 2006-2009 he was Director of Online Information Services at Ask.com. Gary is also the co-founder of infoDJ an innovation research consultancy supporting corporate product and business model teams with just-in-time fact and insight finding.