cross-posted from: https://lemmy.ml/post/76297

Federation allows BookWyrm users to join small, trusted communities that can connect with one another, and with other ActivityPub services like Mastodon and Pleroma.

It now has a few instances that you can join and get going with. It is an open source application that you can self-host and federate across the Fediverse as well as other Bookwrym instances. So you can even host something like this for your own book club and then view a local feed as well as a federated feed.

Although it has been around a bit, there are now finally instances open for joining.

See https://joinbookwyrm.com/

#technology #reading #bookwrm #fediverse #opensource

QuentinCallaghan
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So it’s basically a federated version of Goodreads? Sounds cool!

Kromonos
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I don’t know Goodreads, but I like the idea of BookWyrm 😊

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