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Book Shelf - Track the Books you own and the Books you want
Organise your Book library, scan Books directly into your shelves.

New to version 5.4.4
* Fixes to (index=0...) problems
* Optimizations to wifi scanning during connect devices

New to version 5.4.3
* Fixes to recover lost custom fields
* Fixes to scan and search
* Fixes to 2-part barcode scanning


* Give your Books:
- Title
- Star Ratings
- Release Date
- Series Name and Number (even allows numbers such as 1a or 1.5)
- Authors
- Image
- Genre
- Description
- Characters
- Wanted / Owned / Read tags - with icons
- custom sequence number for sorting
- Color the title
- Add more custom fields or hide existing fields
* Scan ISBNs
- supports continual scan and add, with adjustable focus interval
- automatically looks up info for scanned ISBNs's
- library mode scanning
* Edit your details
- quick update fields in the list/grid view via multi select or the context menu
- shrink unused fields in the edit view
- track who you've loaned your Books to
* Home Screen
- Direct access to your favourite list - set any list as a favourite
- Can change your startup screen
* Multiple views
- sort your shelves by title, series, author, date released and rating, sequence - per shelf
- view just Books that are wanted, not owned or not read or any other tag
- view images in your list
- view Books in a list or grid format - per shelf
- changable icons on the screens
* Lookup information
- supports standard and in-depth searches, region order can be changed in settings
- control what level of internet connection is required for various searches
- both us and uk sources
- Lookup up all info on a shelf in one go
- Download missing images on a shelf in one go
- Scan a ISBN or type a title and then search directly on the internet
* Transfer Book data
- transfer data and shelves between devices
- full sync options
* Export and Import Shelves
- multiple export and import formats: csv, xml and txt (tab separated)
- export all fields or just main ones
- export directly to email or the clipboard
- files saved to/read from SD card for easy access
- import prevents duplicates (via ISBN), or allows them
- map file fields to your fields during import
- save anywhere requires a file system app such as 'File Manager' or 'Astro'
* Search your Books for any text field
- control which fields can be searched in settings
- fully integrated with quick search (will need enabling in global search options)
* Store an image for your book
- take a photo
- select an image
- type a url for the image
* Many maintenance options, in the menus and in the settings
- set default values for common main fields
- add, rename, move, delete shelves and Books
* Customize the fields
- add other fields that you want
- hide the fields you don't want to see, including most pre-defined fields
- can be renamed or changed to take multiple values
- edit the values for a field, including delete, merge, clear and rename
* Backup and restore
- full back up and restore to the sd card
- automatic backups
- restore settings and data seperately
* SD Card Support
- move the application
- store the images on the SD card
- hide the images from the gallery viewer

Permissions required:
Full Internet - for data transfer, information lookup (and ads)
External Storage - for exports and imports
Camera - for scanning ISBNs
Start at Boot - for intialising auto backup (if turned on)
Bluetooth - for transfering data

Please email all suggestions or queries (and problems) to [email protected]

keywords: Book Shelf, Books, Book library, Book organiser, Bookshelf

Recent changes:
New to version 5.4.4
* Fixes to (index=0...) problems
* Optimizations to wifi scanning during connect devices

New to version 5.4.3
* Fixes to recover custom fields
* Fixes to scan and search
* Fixes to 2-part barcode scanning

New to version 5.4.2
* Change order of edit fields
* Misc fixes to UI
* FAQ added and available offline

New to version 5.4.1
* Minor UI tweaks
* Fixes to find and add
* fixes to sources and barcode updates
* fixes to help for some device versions
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75
3.8
User ratings
368
Installs
50,000+
Concerns
0
File size
2524 kb
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About Bookshelf
Book Shelf - Track the Books you own and the Books you want
Organise your Book library, scan Books directly into your shelves.

New to version 5.4.4
* Fixes to (index=0...) problems
* Optimizations to wifi scanning during connect devices

New to version 5.4.3
* Fixes to recover lost custom fields
* Fixes to scan and search
* Fixes to 2-part barcode scanning


* Give your Books:
- Title
- Star Ratings
- Release Date
- Series Name and Number (even allows numbers such as 1a or 1.5)
- Authors
- Image
- Genre
- Description
- Characters
- Wanted / Owned / Read tags - with icons
- custom sequence number for sorting
- Color the title
- Add more custom fields or hide existing fields
* Scan ISBNs
- supports continual scan and add, with adjustable focus interval
- automatically looks up info for scanned ISBNs's
- library mode scanning
* Edit your details
- quick update fields in the list/grid view via multi select or the context menu
- shrink unused fields in the edit view
- track who you've loaned your Books to
* Home Screen
- Direct access to your favourite list - set any list as a favourite
- Can change your startup screen
* Multiple views
- sort your shelves by title, series, author, date released and rating, sequence - per shelf
- view just Books that are wanted, not owned or not read or any other tag
- view images in your list
- view Books in a list or grid format - per shelf
- changable icons on the screens
* Lookup information
- supports standard and in-depth searches, region order can be changed in settings
- control what level of internet connection is required for various searches
- both us and uk sources
- Lookup up all info on a shelf in one go
- Download missing images on a shelf in one go
- Scan a ISBN or type a title and then search directly on the internet
* Transfer Book data
- transfer data and shelves between devices
- full sync options
* Export and Import Shelves
- multiple export and import formats: csv, xml and txt (tab separated)
- export all fields or just main ones
- export directly to email or the clipboard
- files saved to/read from SD card for easy access
- import prevents duplicates (via ISBN), or allows them
- map file fields to your fields during import
- save anywhere requires a file system app such as 'File Manager' or 'Astro'
* Search your Books for any text field
- control which fields can be searched in settings
- fully integrated with quick search (will need enabling in global search options)
* Store an image for your book
- take a photo
- select an image
- type a url for the image
* Many maintenance options, in the menus and in the settings
- set default values for common main fields
- add, rename, move, delete shelves and Books
* Customize the fields
- add other fields that you want
- hide the fields you don't want to see, including most pre-defined fields
- can be renamed or changed to take multiple values
- edit the values for a field, including delete, merge, clear and rename
* Backup and restore
- full back up and restore to the sd card
- automatic backups
- restore settings and data seperately
* SD Card Support
- move the application
- store the images on the SD card
- hide the images from the gallery viewer

Permissions required:
Full Internet - for data transfer, information lookup (and ads)
External Storage - for exports and imports
Camera - for scanning ISBNs
Start at Boot - for intialising auto backup (if turned on)
Bluetooth - for transfering data

Please email all suggestions or queries (and problems) to [email protected]

keywords: Book Shelf, Books, Book library, Book organiser, Bookshelf

Recent changes:
New to version 5.4.4
* Fixes to (index=0...) problems
* Optimizations to wifi scanning during connect devices

New to version 5.4.3
* Fixes to recover custom fields
* Fixes to scan and search
* Fixes to 2-part barcode scanning

New to version 5.4.2
* Change order of edit fields
* Misc fixes to UI
* FAQ added and available offline

New to version 5.4.1
* Minor UI tweaks
* Fixes to find and add
* fixes to sources and barcode updates
* fixes to help for some device versions

User reviews of Bookshelf
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Android Market Comments
A Google User
Oct 14, 2014
Bad Update I used to love this app as it was fairly simple, but it worked. Since the latest update things have gone down hill. The app no longer scans anything even after using the other scan options. I wound up using the ZXING app and that doesn't even scan double barcodes correctly. I've also noticed that the book shelf app doesn't fill in proper book information when books are part of a series. Very disappointed in this app, getting a new one.
A Google User
Oct 11, 2014
Looks good, works great Just downloaded the app and it does what so many other apps could not. It will be very useful to track which books in a series I own or am missing. App is loaded with options and will take a while to explore. Would like to see a way to choose more than one format for a book (yes, I have ebook and hardback copies of favorites). Ad-free option is buried in Settings > Donate. Developer is very responsive.
A Google User
Sep 28, 2014
Hi
A Google User
Sep 20, 2014
Best book collection manager! Customizable fields, flexible cover image acquisition, import from csv, built in Web search for The Book Depository!
A Google User
Sep 18, 2014
Good Good