Welcome to the official group for LibraryThing's online catalog for tiny libraries, TinyCat! This group is for questions, general discussions/feedback, recommendations and requests regarding TinyCat. If you think you found a bug, post a report to our Bug Collectors Group (listed below).

If you haven't signed up for TinyCat yet, go to https://www.librarycat.org/signup/. TinyCat is free for personal use, and cheap for others.

All TinyCat users are automatically added to this group—to leave, just click the "leave" link at the right of the page.

Important Links:

TinyCat Webinars: join LibraryThing's recurring Zoom meeting on Wednesdays at 1:00pm ET for a full demo of TinyCat.

YouTube — Tutorials & Webinars

Help Wiki

Admin Portal

TinyCat_lib on Twitter

Monthly TinyCat Post (newsletter)

Bug Collectors Group (Tips for Bug Reports)

Email Support (tinycat@librarything.com)

Featured TinyCat catalogs:

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Victoria Quakers

ThemaThemaBeiträgeLetzter Beitrag 
AngeheftetLatest Features and Improvements to TinyCat15 ungelesen / 15kristilabrie, April 8
"Other call number system" query9 ungelesen / 9kristilabrie, Heute 3:14pm
Making logo on homepage bigger4 ungelesen / 4kristilabrie, Gestern 4:09pm
Patron notifications2 ungelesen / 2kristilabrie, Gestern 4:08pm
Patron name is "noname" when placing a hold.6 ungelesen / 6kristilabrie, Juli 21
Printed Music -4 ungelesen / 4norabelle414, Juli 13
Unable to create links for specific searches2 ungelesen / 2kristilabrie, Juli 12
Scanner2 ungelesen / 2kristilabrie, Juli 12
Editing a catalog entry7 ungelesen / 7SandraArdnas, Juli 8
Import custom fields from proprietary catalogue10 ungelesen / 10chandsaker, Juli 7
Multiple Copies of the same item7 ungelesen / 7kristilabrie, Juni 30
Library of Congress Call Number in TinyCat4 ungelesen / 4wademlee, Juni 24
Printing Library of Congress LC spine labels6 ungelesen / 6MarthaJeanne, Juni 14
TinyCat with cloudLibrary?5 ungelesen / 5The.New.Institute, Juni 9
Feature Request: Allow patron self check in of materials2 ungelesen / 2kristilabrie, Juni 3
Adding Patrons6 ungelesen / 6Saranam, Juni 1
Check in/Check out4 ungelesen / 4Saranam, Mai 31
How do you change the classification from Library of Congress to Dewey2 ungelesen / 2kristilabrie, Mai 23
How do you let people place holds when items are checked out, at the same time, on tiny cat?18 ungelesen / 18kristilabrie, Mai 12
Patron cancel hold2 ungelesen / 2kristilabrie, Mai 3
Best practices for displaying a journal collection?8 ungelesen / 8H.C.P., April 30
Tips/Advice for a future TinyCat library?1 ungelesen / 1StrayerUni, April 28
Collection Management3 ungelesen / 3Sammeh_Sama, April 23
Monthly statistics2 ungelesen / 2kristilabrie, April 20
Circulation rules in Tiny Cat17 ungelesen / 17kristilabrie, April 19
You do not have access to edit information for this patron4 ungelesen / 4kristilabrie, April 13
multiple identical books8 ungelesen / 8kristilabrie, April 6
TinyCat Turns Five Next Month: Let's Celebrate!9 ungelesen / 9kristilabrie, April 6
Tags are not working in TinyCat3 ungelesen / 3woodschool, April 2
Importing existing barcodes10 ungelesen / 10kristilabrie, März 24
Suggestion: Allow Sort by Call Number5 ungelesen / 5pinetreeacademy, März 20
Making books easier to find on Tiny Cat2 ungelesen / 2kristilabrie, März 13
Unable to access LibraryCat Admin module3 ungelesen / 3SAIGONSTAR, März 11
Cover image is rotated15 ungelesen / 15MarthaJeanne, März 11
Welcome, TinyCat members!15 ungelesen / 15MarthaJeanne, März 11
Display and search for original title3 ungelesen / 3queerist, Februar 23
New Feature: Separate Billing Contact1 ungelesen / 1kristilabrie, Februar 18
(other) call numbers8 ungelesen / 8kristilabrie, Februar 18
What happens when my trial expires?3 ungelesen / 3AHHSWG, Februar 15
Starting a new church multicultural lending library for kids3 ungelesen / 3MarthaJeanne, Februar 8
Private books show in tinycat3 ungelesen / 3AHHSWG, Februar 7
Error with deleted books12 ungelesen / 12kristilabrie, Februar 4
Browse Button on Home Page3 ungelesen / 3Hermm, Januar 21
Staff Picks buttons3 ungelesen / 3Hermm, Januar 21
Printing of barcode labels with labelprinter8 ungelesen / 8kristilabrie, Januar 15
Test Message: Ignore.2 ungelesen / 2bnielsen, Januar 14
Barcodes and scanners8 ungelesen / 8kristilabrie, Januar 14
Patron library cards4 ungelesen / 4kristilabrie, Januar 4
Patron library cards2 ungelesen / 2kristilabrie, Januar 4
add a webpage link to my catalog6 ungelesen / 6nonob, Dezember 2020
checking books out that are on hold4 ungelesen / 4kristilabrie, Dezember 2020
Headings for links on homepage15 ungelesen / 15casvelyn, Dezember 2020
how do I let patrons view ALL THE BOOKS in my library?11 ungelesen / 11GraceCovenantClay, Dezember 2020
Can the comments field appear in search?5 ungelesen / 5lilithcat, Dezember 2020
Reset Password for circulation3 ungelesen / 3nonob, Dezember 2020
Liens3 ungelesen / 3MEDIATHEQUE.AUCH, Dezember 2020
Hooray for search!3 ungelesen / 3pickupf, Dezember 2020
Link to Series page in catalog?8 ungelesen / 8kristilabrie, Dezember 2020
How do I print labels?2 ungelesen / 2kristilabrie, November 2020
Only Display Catalog to Patrons?2 ungelesen / 2RaysKaos, Oktober 2020
TinyCat detailed record display & LbraryThing MaRC import3 ungelesen / 3SandiaCSP, Oktober 2020
Using multiple LibraryThing accts to form 1 TinyCat collection?11 ungelesen / 11kristilabrie, Oktober 2020
Traffic count?8 ungelesen / 8kristilabrie, September 2020
Discussion: Back-to-School Amidst COVID-191 ungelesen / 1kristilabrie, September 2020
holdings or multiple copies record3 ungelesen / 3standrewsparish, September 2020
Thank you!4 ungelesen / 4kristilabrie, August 2020
Remove wrong series in a title8 ungelesen / 8SAIGONSTAR, Juli 2020
Tiny Cat for Church Library - Call Numbers/Spine Labels14 ungelesen / 14kristilabrie, Juli 2020
All Transaction report: Item Call Number15 ungelesen / 15kristilabrie, Juli 2020
TinyCat - Search result sorted by call numbers1 ungelesen / 1ECCClibrary, Juni 2020
Who Here Uses TinyCat to Track Their Own Books and Show Off their Private Libraries??5 ungelesen / 5Keeline, Juni 2020
Request: multiple copies of a title recognized in TinyCat5 ungelesen / 5mssoldan, Juni 2020
Slow patron lookup in checkout15 ungelesen / 15hefclibrary, Juni 2020
Delete "Other" Circulation Status in TinyCat4 ungelesen / 4kristilabrie, Mai 2020
Differentiating between "Check Out" and "Renew"7 ungelesen / 7CtrSacredSciences, Mai 2020
Search results order2 ungelesen / 2kristilabrie, Mai 2020
Adding a specific location for each book in the details page?10 ungelesen / 10StMariaGoretti, April 2020
como imprimir etiquetagem nas lombadas pelo librarything2 ungelesen / 2kristilabrie, April 2020
Problems with the "Description" section of the TinyCat catalog12 ungelesen / 12littleone1996, März 2020
Changing text size or color4 ungelesen / 4kristilabrie, März 2020
Information provided in the email once a book gets checked out?2 ungelesen / 2kristilabrie, März 2020
Patron self registration2 ungelesen / 2kristilabrie, März 2020
Marc Import & Simple Check-in13 ungelesen / 13ccslib, März 2020
Search Not Working3 ungelesen / 3kristilabrie, März 2020
New to TinyCat - Search function not working8 ungelesen / 8kristilabrie, März 2020
Group patron accounts4 ungelesen / 4ccslib, März 2020
How to Make Library Cards and use Iphone to Scan for Checkout/Checkin?2 ungelesen / 2kristilabrie, Februar 2020
Checking out when you have multiple copies of books5 ungelesen / 5CenterPointMN, Februar 2020
New User - Need Help5 ungelesen / 5MarthaJeanne, Februar 2020
Request: Author Enhancement in TinyCat4 ungelesen / 4MarthaJeanne, Januar 2020
Update: Sending Checkout Reminders & Overdue Notices18 ungelesen / 18kristilabrie, Januar 2020
Suggestion: Transaction search3 ungelesen / 3kristilabrie, Januar 2020
TC homepage Link to all covers5 ungelesen / 5hefclibrary, Januar 2020
Grouping patrons8 ungelesen / 8wd40sw, Januar 2020
catalog - web referral to amazon3 ungelesen / 3kristilabrie, Januar 2020
Any way to use an API to create TinyCat patrons?14 ungelesen / 14Sifriyah, Januar 2020
Renew all option1 ungelesen / 1hefclibrary, Dezember 2019
Multiple users accessing Admin6 ungelesen / 6kristilabrie, November 2019
Barcode Scanner12 ungelesen / 12Ellen-Key-Schule, November 2019
TinyCat Recommendations3 ungelesen / 3hefclibrary, November 2019
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