A base for data

I’ve started to catalogue the contents of my books. I’m quite the OCD obessive when it comes to catalogues and it’s surprising I didn’t do this years ago. Starting with partial data in Dennis Walker’s superb origamidatabaseĀ®, I’ve been adding and teaching myself how to do SQL queries and string swapping in the process ;)

You can see the results here

The title of this post comes from a wonderful answer given to me once by a student when I asked “what is a database”?


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