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"transcribed at Wikisource"[edit]

{{edit protected}} Please make this text translateable. Thanks! 90.191.109.9 08:31, 31 January 2016 (UTC)

✓ Done See Template:Book/i18n an Template:Wikisource tag. --Jarekt (talk) 20:04, 31 January 2016 (UTC)

Wikidata ?[edit]

Shall we have a 'Wikidata' parameter, like we have for {{Artwork}}? Jean-Fred (talk) 00:20, 5 February 2016 (UTC)

Symbol support vote.svg Support --Jarekt (talk) 12:28, 5 February 2016 (UTC)
Symbol support vote.svg Support Charles Matthews (talk) 08:32, 1 March 2016 (UTC)
Symbol support vote.svg Support --Mauricio V. Genta (talk) 00:30, 23 May 2016 (UTC)

How to change the translation parameter in Tamil[edit]

Few translations are wrong in this template.For example Author--> ஆசிரியர் is correct. But it says பங்களிப்பாளர்(contributor). Will you please give the link of translatewiki to tanslate properly. Info-farmer (talk) 02:10, 27 May 2016 (UTC)

@Balajijagadesh:Do you know?--Info-farmer (talk) 06:44, 11 July 2016 (UTC)

@Info-farmer: I dont know -- Balaji (talk) 07:16, 11 July 2016 (UTC)

Check MediaWiki:Wm-license-information-author/ta at translatewiki for Tamil (author). --AntanO 02:44, 12 July 2016 (UTC)

wikidata entry[edit]

could you please enable wikidata linking, thx--Oursana (talk) 02:19, 10 July 2016 (UTC)

✓ Done --Jarekt (talk) 02:40, 10 July 2016 (UTC)
Could you please actualize of the documentation too--Oursana (talk) 04:57, 10 July 2016 (UTC)
Template:Book/doc is not protected. --Leyo 07:31, 10 July 2016 (UTC)
Jarekt, could you add "wikidata= Wikidata= " in "=== Parameter maintenance ==="? i get "Error in template * unknown parameter name (Template:Book): 'Wikidata'" in files [1]. Thanks :)
✓ Done Thanks for a reminder. I should have remembered it. --Jarekt (talk) 12:29, 11 July 2016 (UTC)

Additional parameters[edit]

I am from ta.wikisource. We added additional parameters to Index namely with our community consensus

 
| Pages        =
| Size         =

How can i add those parameters? To get the data from these 2200 PDFs with CC0 licesne, one of our contributor wrote a ruby programme.And also we are going to upload nearly 10,000 PDFs with CC0 licesne.--Info-farmer (talk) 17:14, 18 September 2016 (UTC)

We add parameters after reaching community consensus as well. I think adding "size", or "dimensions" is a good idea and I would support it. However I am not sure about "pages". I assume it is for number of pages in the book. How other feel about those 2?--Jarekt (talk) 01:55, 19 September 2016 (UTC)
yes, 'pages' means 'number of pages in the book'--Info-farmer (talk) 08:04, 19 September 2016 (UTC)

@Bodhisattwa: Will you please furnish your bn.community's consensus ?--Info-farmer (talk) 15:40, 3 October 2016 (UTC)

Multi-language books[edit]

Any way correctly describe multi-language books? Many 19 century books from Russia using two languages — some European and official (like that has two parallel text in Russian and French). Also Vocabularies, Grammatics etc are existing. — Preceding unsigned comment added by Artem.komisarenko (talk • contribs) 06:14, 03 October 2016 (UTC)