Light novels can be added to the website if they meet all the following criteria:
- 1.The light novel must be of Japanese origin.
- 3.The light novel is specified as being such by the publisher, author, or the majority of major retailers.
Example light novel labels include things such as:
The Monogatari Series toes the line between appearing as a hard or light novel. It is published in Kodansha BOX, which is a hybrid label, but the work is mixed media (contains illustrations) and is mostly labeled as a light novel by the general community in both Japan and overseas (readers, large retailers etc).