May 17, 2022

LibraryThing Adds New Options to Organize and View User-Generated Tags

LibraryThing’s Tim Spalding has posted about three new options to organize and view user-generated tags for items in the LibraryThing database.

Users can now sort tags by:

+ A Weighted Proportion
+ Recent Popularity
+ Recent Publication

Spalding also notes that more than 91 million tags have been added to LibraryThing records.

Click here to view the “elections” tag.

About Gary Price

Gary Price ( is a librarian, writer, consultant, and frequent conference speaker based in the Washington D.C. metro area. Before launching INFOdocket, Price and Shirl Kennedy were the founders and senior editors at ResourceShelf and DocuTicker for 10 years. From 2006-2009 he was Director of Online Information Services at, and is currently a contributing editor at Search Engine Land.