How to Export Audible Library List [4 Methods]

If you have a large Audible library with loads of books, having a spreadsheet with all the titles that you own can be very helpful.

It can help you with listening plans, organizing Audible library, and analyzing the library to find books in a series that you may have missed.

Unfortunately, the Audible app has no option to export the Audible library list. I contacted Audible customer support and they reiterated what’s already available online.

Audible's customer support response

Fortunately, there are plenty of third-party solutions to export the Audible library list. I tried them to find the best options and here they are.

4 Methods to Export the Audible Library List

This list has 3 free options and 1 paid option, that comes with plenty of additional features.

  1. Audible Library Downloader
  2. OpenAudible Desktop Application
  3. Libation
  4. Audible Library Extractor Extension

1: Audible Library Downloader

To use Audible Library Downloader by Andre Bradshaw

  • Go to the Audible Library Downloader page and copy the code from the js file.
  • Next, open the Audible website in your internet browser and log in to your account
  • For Windows, press F12 to open the developer tool interface. Mac users can either press Command + Option + I or right-click on the browser page and click Inspect.
  • Make sure you are in the Console tab. Paste the code that you copied and click Enter.

The code will start running and will take anywhere from a couple of minutes to half an hour depending on how many titles you have. For around 400 titles it took 15 minutes.

Audible library downloader

The export file will have the URL, title, author, narrator, series, main category, subcategory, other categories, duration, release date, release time, and type (fiction/non-fiction).

Check out this video to see Andre using the Audible Library Downloader

Tip: To open the TSV file in Excel, change the format when you open from Excel to ‘all files’ then select tab as the delimiter. Alternatively, you can manually copy and paste it into Excel.

Here are some of the pros and cons of Audible Library Downloader.

Pros

  • Free to use
  • Multi-platform usage (Windows/Mac/Linux)
  • Can be used on any internet browser
  • No need to install any software or app

Con

  • Works only as an Audible library downloader. No additional features.
  • Exports Audible library list only in a single format (TSV)

2: OpenAudible Desktop Application

If you have a large Audible library, OpenAudible makes it easy to download, view, and manage all books in one place.

You can also convert the audiobooks to MP3 and M4B formats to enjoy them on any device.

OpenAudible homepage
Source: OpenAudible

OpenAudible allows you to export your Audible audiobook list to HTML, JSON, or spreadsheet.

Here are some of the best OpenAudible features

  • Lightning-fast conversion to MP3 and M4B to play audiobooks on any device
  • Split and join audiobooks by chapters
  • Automation feature to auto-update your library after every purchase
  • Links to Author, Narrator, and Series pages
  • Available in 11 languages

OpenAudible supports all Audible regions. It is available for Windows, Mac OSX, and Linux. OpenAudible makes a much nicer and cleaner list as compared to other tools.

Know more about OpenAudible

Pros

  • Audible manager with most features
  • Fast conversion to MP3 and M4B formats
  • Exports library in HTML, Excel, and JSON formats
  • Multi-platform support (Windows/ Mac/ Linux)

Con

  • Paid Tool

3: Libation

Libation is another free and open-source app to manage your Audible library. It works on Windows, Mac OS, and Linux.

It can export Audible library list to various formats including Excel and CSV. You can back up, organize, and search your Audible library.

To install on Windows, extract the zip file to a folder and run Libation.exe from the folder. Do not put it in program files. The inability to edit files from there can cause problems with configuration and updating.

Know more about installing Libation on Mac and Linux.

Once Libation is installed and running on your computer, you can export your Audible library from the Export option.

libation export

You can export the Audible library in Excel, CSV, or JSON file formats.

Download Libation | Getting Started | Bugs & Features Requests

You can check out the step-by-step walk-through for installation and usage instructions for Windows, Mac, and Linux.

Here are some of the pros and cons of Libation.

Pros

  • Free to use
  • Multi platforms support (Windows/Mac/Linux)
  • Easy-to-follow user guide
  • Import library from Audible including the cover art
  • Supports most regions
  • Tags for better organization of books

Cons

  • Basic design as it is built by a programmer, not a designer
  •  Large file size

4: Audible Library Extractor Extension

You can use the Audible Library Extractor Chrome extension to export the Audible library.

  • Go to the Audible Library Extractor page and add the extension to Chrome
  • Next, go to the Audible website on Google Chrome and go to the Library section of your account
  • Click on the Audible Library Extractor to extract the library list
Audible library extractor

  • You can choose what to extract including Library, Collections, Wishlist, and ISBN. Click on Extract Selected Items to start the extraction process.
Audible library extractor

  • After extraction is done, a new tab is opened. Click on Extension Tools > CSV export (spreadsheet) and select the format to download the data.

  • You can download the library list as Raw Data, a spreadsheet, or Goodreads.
Audible library extractor format

If you select Goodreads format, the downloaded spreadsheet will include Goodreads relevant columns.

If you are not sure about the data format, download in the Raw Data format as it is usable in any spreadsheet application including Excel and Google Spreadsheet.

Pros

  • Available for free
  • You can export the Library list, Collections, ISBN, and Wishlist
  • Download the library list as raw data, spreadsheet, or Goodreads-compatible spreadsheet

Cons

  • Basic extension
  • No additional features like format conversion

Although Audible should have a feature that allows to export the Audible library list, users currently have no other options but to use third-party solutions.

By having Audible library list, you can better manage your account’s library section and make Audible use less storage space on your devices.

If this feature is important to you, do not forget to submit the feature request by contacting Audible support.

Sohail Ahmed

I love Audiobooks and this blog features my first-hand experience with all major audiobook apps and services … Know More

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