Tellico is an application for organizing your collections. It provides default templates for books, bibliographies, videos, music, video games, coins, stamps, trading cards, comic books, and wines. It allows you to enter your collection in a catalogue database, saving many different properties like title, author, etc.


  • Supports default collections of books, bibliographic entries, videos, music, video games, comic books, coins, stamps, trading cards, wines, board games, and file catalogs
  • Supports user-defined custom collections
  • Supports any number of user-defined fields, of several different types: text, paragraph, list, checkbox, number, URL, date, images, and combinations
  • Handles entries with multiple authors, genres, keywords, etc
  • Automatically formats titles and names
  • Supports collection searching and view filtering
  • Sorts and groups collection by various properties
  • Allows customizable entry templates through XSLT
  • Imports MODS, Bibtex, RIS, CSV, PDF metadata, and many other formats
  • Exports to Bibtex, ONIX, CSV, HTML, PilotDB, and other formats
  • Includes translations for more than nine languages, other than English
  • Imports information directly from (US, Japan, Germany, United Kingdom, France, and Canada), IMDb, z39.50 servers, PubMed, SRU servers,, various other websites, and from external scripts
  • Imports CDDB data for cataloging audio CDs
  • Scans and imports audio file collections, such as mp3 or ogg

Developed By


Thanks To:

  • Virginie Quesnay
  • Amarok <ByteArray(>
    Code examples and general inspiration
  • Greg Ward
    Author of btparse library
  • Robert Gamble
    Author of libcsv library
  • Valentin Lavrinenko
    Author of rtf2html library


Tellico is distributed under the terms of the GNU General Public License (GPL), Version 2.