Calibre is an open source e-book management application. It has a cornucopia of features. Read more hot
Griffith is a movie collection manager application. Adding items to the movie collection is as quick and easy as typing the film title and selecting a supported source. Griffith will then try to fetch all the related information from the Web. Griffith is a cross-platform application and is known to run on GNU Linux, Microsoft Windows and MacOS X systems. Probably, it will run on other POSIX compatible operating systems where a gtk+ environment is available, including FreeBSD, OpenBSD and Solaris. Read more hot
Alexandria Book Collection Manager
Alexandria Book Collection Manager is a GNOME application to help you manage your book collection.
Alex Personal Library Manager: designed to be an easy to install and manage, cross-platform system for managing a small personal library
aviManager helps you to manage your (large) movie (DVD,DivX) collection. It ships with an intelligent voting system for many users. aviManager attempts to find the best movie to watch.
(commercial) Axiope Catalyzer is a powerful and flexible cataloging system that lets you easily organize and maintain structured records about almost anything.
Basenji is a volume indexing tool designed for easy and fast indexing of volume collections. It currently supports indexing of removable media such as CDs and USB sticks and stores them as volume objects in a database.
Bibfilex is a free software for Linux, Windows and OS X useful to create and to manage archives of bibliographical items (books, articles, etc.) according to Biblatex structure and rules. Biblatex is a package of Latex which implements its bibliographic facilities in conjunction with Bibtex.
Bibliomori is a simple software to manage a personal library. The goal of this project is to provide a simple software that can be used by anyone to manage its personal library.
BibShelf is a book organizer integrating well with the GNOME desktop environment. It helps you to keep track of your book collection. You can fill in such things as the book summary, review, rating and the ISBN. Never forget when it was that you read a book, BibShelf lets you save the date so you do no longer need to waste your brain capacity for storing this information.
Bookbase is a database application for book collectors. Bookbase stores each book in a MySQL database by its unique ISBN number. Searches retrieves books by title, author, publication or copyright date, publisher, cover type and price, or even when or how many times you've read the book.
Bumblebee is a simple and general collections manager. It works with CSV text files, can export to html, and import file listings.
Canoe is an online book cataloging software. It differs from library in a way it handles users. In Canoe everyone is equal and is able to either share or borrow books. System helps to store and browse books data. It also automates borrowing process so you can find the book and make an arrangement with the owner with only few clicks. It is fast and robust, designed to be easily extended and modified.
cdcat is a graphical (QT based) multiplatfor mcatalog program which scans the directories/drives you want and memorise the filesystem (including the tags of mp3's) and store it in a small file.
CDCollect is a CD catalog application for gnome 2.10. It's goal is to be able to catalog your entire CD collection allowing for searches of your CD files with a clean and simple interface. CDCollect is written in mono using monodevelop and the gtk-sharp and sqlite libraries.
CdFly is a CrossPlatform CD collection manager, which means that it allows you to save the directory structure of your cds in a database so that you can later browse trough the files withou having to insert alla the cds in you cd drive.
CDKeeper is an application that facilitates the organization of CD collections. In its present form, it is intended for data cd collections, but plans are in the making for organizing audio cds as well.
CDnavigator is an application that files your CD, DVD in a database. It also deposits information about photos (JPG), music (MP3) and films saved in media. You can also store another metadata as notes, rating, etc. to this data. You can search over all items and save the choises. CDnavigator supports an automatic cache that saves the most used data on harddisk.
CeeMedia is a program for cataloguing your movie collection. It can retrive info and cover images from places such as Amazon, IMDb and All Movie Guide, and if that's not enough, you can write your own plugin for your favorite movie-site.
Coinage is a database for American coin collecters.
DiscDB is a little program that will use MySQL to catalog all files in your CDs, making it easy to find a file without having to switch discs until you find it. Useful for people who save all their downloads to CD-Rs.
DiskSearch is a tool for searching for files on all your removable media disks (e.g. CD's, ZIP disks or backup tapes). For instance you can search for songs on your MP3-CD's or for a document on your backup DVD's. For advanced queries there is a regular expression search mode. The search is based on a simple database file which needs to be filled once by adding all your disks to it.
Domo is a music organizer which indexes digital audio sources, extracts all information and inserts everything into a relational database. The database can then be queried, exported and compared with other digital audio sources. Musicbrainz support is also available for the looking up of Audio CDs or for identifying unknown tracks based on their TRM audio fingerprint.
The DVD List is a perl-based package to facilitate the lending of DVD's people have collected as an office-intranet application or between a group of friends. It was written to replace a system that was based around a csv file that had to be manually updated, and so represents the Next Generation tool for your DVD-listing needs, and is licensed under the same terms as perl (GPL/Artistic).
dvdindex is a free, open-source CD/DVD archiving utility to manage a collection of CDs/DVDs. It has built-in encryption support.
EpubCheck is a tool to validate EPUB files. It can detect many types of errors in EPUB. OCF container structure, OPF and OPS mark-up, and internal reference consistency are checked. EpubCheck can be run as a standalone command-line tool or used as a Java library. Read more
EPUBReader is a Firefox add-on which lets you read ePub-files just in the browser. An ePub file is essentially an archive of HTML files. Read more
FBReader is an open source e-book reader that makes it simple to access free literature. It runs on a variety of platforms including Linux and Linux-based mobile devices such as Siemens, Motorola, Sharp, Nokia, and Samsung smartphones. Read more
Floppy Disk Database
With the floppy disk database you can catalogue all your disks by number. Useful for other types of disks such as CDROM, DVD, HD, really any type of disk that is accessible by the operating system. You can scan files on the disk and store them in a file which can be viewed and searched.
Gcdkatalog is a simple software witch stores names of files and paths burned on cds/dvds.
GCfilms is an application that can be used to manage a movie collection. A user can stock all the movies he has with some associated informations (where it is located, movie category, already seen or not, a rating,...). Then one can retrieve some movies matching filtering criteria (specific values for movies information).
GNOME Comics Organizer - A database for keeping track of your comic collection. It supports Titles, Publishers, Types, Writers, Pencilers, Inkers, Cover Prices, Current Prices, Comments, and much more. It allows you to sort the list in various ways
GCstar is an application that can be used to manage collections of different types. Users can enter all the items they own, along with associated information and later perform searches using filtering criteria. A plugin system allows some information to be downloaded automatically from Internet sites. Collections can be exported to many formats, including HTML, XML, CSV, or Tellico file format, or imported from Ant Movie Catalog or Tellico, among others. It currently manages collections of movies and video games and lets users define their own types of collections.
GitBook is an open source command line utility for generating books using GitHub/Git and Markdown. It is also an ebook writing and publishing service associated with the GitBook Editor project, also hosted on GitHub. Users can either write the books online or use the desktop client. The client has a clean look & feel and almost distraction-free interface which helps an author focus on writing. Read more
Gnome Catalog catalogs CD, DVD and hard disk files. Generate thumbnails of the video files and image files via thumbnailers and saves it in the database files. Save the metadata of the files, then you can search in the metatada of mp3, avis, images (exif). The program have been develop in python-gtk.
GOFoto is an appliaction for managing large collections of photos. It allows photo refining, generating web gallery and VideoCD.
GVideoDB is an XML-driven movie database for your movie collection. It features the ability to use many database files.
GWhere allows you to manage a catalog of your CDs and any other removable media (such as hard disks, floppy disks, Zip disks, CD-ROMs, etc...) indexed in a database. With GWhere it is easy to browse your CDs or to make a quick search without needing to insert each CD one after another.
Gwine is a little application to manage your wine cellar. It is written in Perl and using Gtk+.
happydigger is a program which you can be used for cataloging archeological finds. It is intended both for semi-professional use and by amateurs (e.g. metal detectorists) who want to keep track of their finds.
(commercial) Home Librarian is a database system for creating and maintaining a library card catalog of your books, records, tapes, or any other collectable item.
ibocator (formerly elocator) keeps track of your stuff on CDs, DVDs, HDDs, etc.
iBookshelf is an application for cataloging your book collection and designing bookshelves based on this data.
IMMS Magical Favorites Collector
IMMS Magical Favorites Collector uses information collected by IMMS to find your favorite songs, and then do the hard work of compiling a CD/DVD/MP3 player full of your favorites. It preserves the pathnames of files, so that the resulting collection will reflect the main collection.
Inventory is a gtk+-2 inventory program that uses a mysql database as backend. It's goals are to be easy to use, fast and flexible and portable. You can store anything in it, CD's, DVD's but also todo lists or youre wine cellar.
Katalog is a program for indexing CD's.
KmusicdB is a music information manager. The GUI is written for KDE and the backend is to a PostgreSQL server. KmusicdB enables you to take your collection of music (CDs, vinyl, whatever) and organize it for browsing and searching. KmusicdB has a variety of reports (see below). There is CDDB support which makes adding CDs a breeze. Its main goals are stability, speed, ease of use, and lots of features.
KVideolist is a database for your home-video collection. It is designed for the K Desktop Environment and uses the Qt Toolkit.
(shareware) Lin-MoVe is a program to administer a model train collection.
MCatS is a Modular Catalog System. The basic idea is to have several modules (shared libraries) that are dynamically loaded on demand.