About this site

The TARDIS Library is the Internet's most comprehensive listing of all Doctor Who-related books, videos and audios ever released. The list of videos & audios includes all major formats such as DVDs, VHS videos, CDs and cassettes — also "niche" formats such as Blu-ray, Laserdisc, UMD and MP3-CD. (The only exception is vinyl singles and LPs which are currently in the process of being added, so the list is not complete yet)

This site lists a total of 4,032 Doctor Who items: 1,849 books, 745 videos / DVDs, and 1,438 audios.

If you count each edition separately (hardback vs. paperback, UK vs. US DVD release, etc), that number grows to 6,771 editions: 3,095 books, 2,055 videos / DVDs, and 1,621 audios.


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Site Trivia:

Site users have contributed a total of 64,359 votes (an average of 16 per item) and 3,680 reviews.

Most votes: The Caves of Androzani (358 votes)
Most reviews: The Clockwise Man (20 reviews)

Highest-rated items:
1Wiped!  Miscellaneous book 9.5
2The Dæmons  BBC classic series DVD 9.4
3The War Games  BBC classic series DVD 9.4
4The Lost Stories: The Fourth Doctor Box Set  Lost Stories audio 9.4
5Lost in Time  BBC classic series DVD 9.4
6City of Death  BBC classic series video 9.3
7The Invasion  BBC classic series DVD 9.3
8The Talons of Weng-Chiang  BBC classic series DVD 9.3
9The Mind of Evil  BBC classic series DVD 9.3
10Doctor Who and the Dæmons  Target novelisation 9.3
 
Lowest-rated items:
1:Divided Loyalties  BBC Past Doctor book 2.8
2:The Doctors: 30 Years of Time Travel  Miscellaneous book 3.5
3:Time and the Rani  BBC classic series video 3.6
4:The Horns of Nimon  BBC classic series video 3.7
5:Heart of TARDIS  BBC Past Doctor book 3.7
6:Timelash  BBC classic series video 3.7
7:The Twin Dilemma  BBC classic series video 3.7
8:Silver Nemesis  Target novelisation 3.8
9:Doctor Who and the Androids of Tara  Target novelisation 3.9
10:Arc of Infinity  Target novelisation 3.9

The above tables only show items with 10 votes or more, to display only "reliable" results. Visit the ratings page to view longer lists of most and least popular items.


Site History:

This site was originally created in 1995 as The Doctor Who Books Page by Richard Atkinson. Daniel O'Malley (that's me) took it over in 1996 and has run it ever since, changing the name to The TARDIS Library in 1998, at the same time creating The TARDIS Video Library as a separate site (including details of audio dramas). The two sites were merged in 2001.

Comments and feedback about the site are always welcome - please feel free to email me at: Email address hidden to deter spammers




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