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Template:Infobox book

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This template is used to present a consistently-formatted table for use in articles about books.

Usage

{{Infobox book
<!-- |italic title = (see above) -->
| name             = 
| image            = <!-- include the file, px and alt: [[File:Example.jpg|200px|alt=Cover]] -->
| image_caption    = 
| author           = 
| title_orig       = 
| translator       = 
| illustrator      = 
| cover_artist     = 
| country          = 
| language         = 
| series           = 
| subject          = 
| genre            = 
| publisher        = 
| publisher2       = 
| pub_date         = 
| english_pub_date = 
| media_type       = 
| pages            = 
| awards           = 
| isbn             = 
| oclc             = 
| dewey            = 
} asin             = 
| congress         = 
| preceded_by      = 
| preceded_by_quotation_marks = 
| followed_by      = 
| followed_by_quotation_marks = 
| wikisource       =
}}

Parameters

  • Parameters can be safely left blank. Note that you may include an image with no caption, but a caption will not be shown if there is no image.
name
Book name. If parameter is left blank, name will be inherited from page title.
image
Image (prefer 1st edition – where permitted), include the file, px and alt: [[File:Example.jpg|200px|alt=Cover]] – don't use |thumb| because this adds unnecessary extra frames
image_caption
Image caption (should describe the edition used)
author
Author(s)
title_orig
Original title, if not in English
translator
Translator(s), if original not in English
illustrator
Illustrator (where used throughout and a major feature)
cover_artist
Cover artist
country
Country of original publication
language
Language of original book
series
Series (if any)
subject
(for non-fiction)
genre
(for fiction)
publisher
Publisher of main publication (prefer 1st edition)
publisher2
Compatibility parameter for particularly notable additional publishers
pub_date
Date published (1st edition)
english_pub_date
Date published in English (1st English edition), if originally published in another language
media_type
Print / On-line (then binding types etc., if relevant)
pages
Pages (prefer 1st edition)
awards
Awards(s) the book has won
isbn
Format: "ISBN 1234567890" (prefer 1st edition)
oclc
OCLC number (prefer 1st edition), use when book has no ISBN
dewey
Dewey Decimal System classification
asin
Amazon Kindle Book System classification
congress
Library of Congress Classification (not to be confused with Library of Congress Control Number)
preceded_by
Title of prior book in series; will be italicised by template code (do not use to connect separate books chronologically}
or
preceded_by_quotation_marks
Title of prior book in series; will be surrounded with quotation marks by template code (do not use to connect separate books chronologically}
followed_by
Title of subsequent book in series or sequel; will be italicised by template code (do not use to connect separate books chronologically)
or
followed_by_quotation_marks
Title of subsequent book in series or sequel; will be surrounded with quotation marks by template code (do not use to connect separate books chronologically)
wikisource
Title of work if in the public domain and hosted at English Wikisource.

Example

Anne of Green Gables
File:FirstPageGreenGables.gif
First page of Anne of Green Gables.
Author(s) Lucy Maud Montgomery
Illustrator M. A. and W. A. J. Claus
Country United States
Language English
Genre(s) Children's novel
Publisher L. C. Page & Co.
Publication date April 1908
Media type Print (hardcover)
Length 429 pp (first edition)
ISBN N/A
OCLC Number 367111
LC Classification PR6025.O45 A53
Followed by Anne of Avonlea
{{Infobox book
| name           = Anne of Green Gables
| image          = [[File:FirstPageGreenGables.gif|200px|alt=Cover]]
| image_caption  = First page of ''Anne of Green Gables''.
| author         = Lucy Maud Montgomery
| title_orig     = 
| translator     = 
| illustrator    = M. A. and W. A. J. Claus
| cover_artist   = 
| country        = United States
| language       = English
| series         = 
| subject        = 
| genre          = Children's novel
| publisher      = L. C. Page & Co.
| pub_date       = April 1908
| media_type     = Print (hardcover)
| pages          = 429 pp ''(first edition)''
| awards         = 
| isbn           = N/A
| oclc           = 367111
| asin           = 
| congress       = PR6025.O45 A53
| preceded_by    = 
| followed_by    = Anne of Avonlea
| wikisource     = Anne of Green Gables
}}

COinS

This template produces COinS metadata; see COinS in Wikipedia for background information.

See also