By Jaime Stokes
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Forgot which books you have read? Tired of buying books you already own? Not sure what to checkout at the library? Want to tell others about what you are reading and share thoughts?
Welcome to Book Crawler- the HIGHEST RATED book database in the App Store based on hundreds of professional and user reviews! With Book Crawler, you finally have a way to quickly and accurately upload your entire book collection into one easy-to-manage library cataloging database! Adding new books to your database is simple and fast with the ISBN barcode scanner or manual number search. Title, author, publisher, copyright, cover art, summaries, Goodreads ® reviews, and local library location/availability are automatically generated when you enter a book. World’s first location-aware app helps you share and discuss books with others near you. Locate all books and editions written by your favorite author. Sort and search your library collection with selected or custom parameters to quickly categorize or navigate your entries for quick recall. It’s a great tool for library professionals, book collectors, avid readers, teachers, and students!
-- Featured in the iTunes App Store's "What's Hot" list for Books apps in multiple countries for the past two years! --
Note: Book Crawler is not an e-Reader and does not allow you to read books.
* "We're not exaggerating when we say Book Crawler is for the book obsessed" -FOX News Channel, Tapped-In
* "So useful..." –The Huffington Post
* "A full-featured book cataloging program packed with thoughtful features" –148Apps
* "A must have for any book lover" –PadGadget
* "Book Crawler has the most pleasing user interface and provides the most flexibility to customize your library" –TouchMyApps
* "Contains so much information that you will hardly ever have an inquiry it wouldn’t be able to answer" –iPadsHouse
*Proven performance: currently supporting users with 10,000+ book entries
*Harness the power of Google Books ® to support searches, book summaries, and downloadable cover artwork
*View what others around you are reading and partake in discussions using the new Community feature
*View/Post Goodreads ® reviews for your books, and download your library
*Purchase books through iBooks ®
*Locate books available for checkout at nearby libraries; Featured Partnership with OCLC WorldCat ®
*Use Dropbox ® service or email to import CSV and SQLite files
*Supports ASIN format for logging Amazon Kindle ® e-books
*Upload books using integrated ISBN barcode scanner. Batch scanning support for multiple entries
*Link to your favorite e-Book reader to read digital copies
*'Smart Collection' function allows you to customize sorting and searches based on rules you set (e.g. books read in the last year, by genre, etc.)
*Share your favorite books via Twitter, Facebook, & Goodreads; or by emailing them to your friends
*New entries automatically load title, author, artwork, genre, series, ISBN, publisher, format, and copyright for most books
*Sort and view your database by title, author, copyright, date, decimal, genre, collection, rating, if read/when, ownership status, media format, series information, loan status, price, or customizable fields
*Enter multiple books by author or multiple authors for a book
*Detailed in-app user guide
New features and improvements are continuously added to make Book Crawler the most useful book cataloging database available! We make every effort to provide expedient and personalized customer service, should you have a question or issue.
What's New in Version 6.6
No more duplicates!
I bought this app primarily to help me keep track of my quilting, embroidery, and art reference books. Now I know what I have and don't buy the same book again since I have a photo of each cover with each book record. Plus, I can index and search all books with multiple tags when I'm looking for a particular technique or image. It's easy to add most books by searching by ISBN or author /title. If I have to add a book by hand or modify a record, it's also very simple to do. Kudos to the app developers!
A great app, totally worth it!
This app is hands down the best cataloging app in the App Store! It is great and easy to use, and to enter a book you simply have to scan the ISBN. Once you are about 20 books in, it will ask you if you would like to pay $2.99 to proceed, which is sort of a let down because you expect the app to be free. But this app is worth it, and I am glad they let us users try it before we buy it!
App gone bad and nobody seems to care.
Paid for full version, have had it for several years on the same iPad and up until a few months ago it worked fine. I have no idea what happened or what to do because I cannot get any help from a forum, Q&A or the "help".
So, I am in search of another program. Hopefully I can find a better one that might actually help when you need it. Cannot believe I've loaded almost 1,000 books over time, and now I have to start over! Don't care what I have to pay. My TIME is worth more than the price of an app!
- Category: Books
- Updated: Jul 31, 2015
- Version: 6.6
- Size: 21.7 MB
- Language: English
- Seller: Jaime Stokes
- © 2015 Chiisai App Solutions, LLC
Compatibility: Requires iOS 7.0 or later. Compatible with iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch. This app is optimized for iPhone 5, iPhone 6, and iPhone 6 Plus.
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