Originally Posted by Trekfan69
Ok, well I guess it's just me then. I didn't realize that the books were not considered canon. Shame, that. Some of them are very well written. So what is official canon? Just what appears on the screen? Who is the canon master and how were the canon rules officialized?
From reading stuff about Star Trek over the years canon is only what is shown on the series (original,next gen, DS9, voyager,enterprise) and the movies. The animated series is not part of canon and none of the books.