I'm a librarian who loves anime, manga, and reading a wide variety of genres.
LibraryThing is having issues today. This is how they're letting users know. First, this pops up at the top of any page you try to access:
If you click on the link, you get a more detailed explanation from Tim Spalding, the founder of LibraryThing:
It's annoying that the problems are happening, but it's nice to know what's broken, what services are affected, and how long it will probably take for everything to be fixed. (HINT HINT. Ahem.) Users know that the site is not going down in flames. Also, hurray for redundancy.