Hi! This is the official #Bookwyrm account. Bookwyrm is a federated reading platform (think Goodreads). Post about your reading and stuff! You can interact with Mastodon users and vice versa. We are going to toot development news and more.
Code github.com/bookwyrm-social/boo
Docs docs.joinbookwyrm.com/
List of instances docs.joinbookwyrm.com/instance

@bookwyrm Any ideas of from what database they fetch the books? Goodreads? OpenLibrary?

@edgren So far it's Open Library, Inventaire.io and federated Bookwyrm instances (you can add books manually too).

@bookwyrm Nevermind. I didn't choose "Load from other categories" or what that link now was called 😅 I found my book now.

@edgren Allright, but sometimes it takes a while until the book is available on Bookwyrm, it's probably that OL only rebuilds it's indices every now and then. Enjoy your book :)

Follow

@bookwyrm Hehe, ok. Thanks 🙂 But if I make an edit for the books I read that I have had to add to Open Library, will that edit eventually sync to Bookwyrm?

@edgren So far that does not happen. There is this open issue but I don't think it's going to come soon. github.com/bookwyrm-social/boo

Sign in to participate in the conversation
Fosstodon

Fosstodon is an English speaking Mastodon instance that is open to anyone who is interested in technology; particularly free & open source software.