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    * Download & run ReadingRecord for yourself.  Note: This is not a task to be undertaken lightly.  ReadingRecord was designed to be a hosted solution, meaning that a single site could host many libraries - like the Westminster Public Library has done for years.  As such, it requires some expertise to get up & running.  In particular, familiarity with the LAMP stack (Linux, Apache, MySQL & PHP) is essential.  I am working on documentation, but it will take time to produce something usable.    * Download & run ReadingRecord for yourself.  Note: This is not a task to be undertaken lightly.  ReadingRecord was designed to be a hosted solution, meaning that a single site could host many libraries - like the Westminster Public Library has done for years.  As such, it requires some expertise to get up & running.  In particular, familiarity with the LAMP stack (Linux, Apache, MySQL & PHP) is essential.  I am working on documentation, but it will take time to produce something usable.
    * Join an organization already hosting ReadingRecord.   My hope (and vision) is that some larger libraries will elect to host ReadingRecord for their state/region, as the Westminster Public Library has done for Colorado since 2008.  Depending on the situation, I may donate my time or charge a modest fee to help these hosting sites get ReadingRecord up and running.  If your organization is interested in hosting ReadingRecord for your state/region, please [[lbylnxgek@gmail.com|contact me]].    * Join an organization already hosting ReadingRecord.   My hope (and vision) is that some larger libraries will elect to host ReadingRecord for their state/region, as the Westminster Public Library has done for Colorado since 2008.  Depending on the situation, I may donate my time or charge a modest fee to help these hosting sites get ReadingRecord up and running.  If your organization is interested in hosting ReadingRecord for your state/region, please [[lbylnxgek@gmail.com|contact me]].
-   * Contract with me to host ReadingRecord for your library.  I charge a yearly fee of $150 to cover the cost of setup, hosting, Internet connectivity and to (hopefully) inspire me to develop new features.  If your library cannot afford this fee, contact me & we'll haggle.  ;-)+   * Contract with me to host ReadingRecord for your library.  I charge a yearly fee of $150 to cover the cost of setup, hosting, Internet connectivity and to (hopefully) inspire me to develop new features.  If your library cannot afford this modest fee, contact me & we'll haggle.  ;-)
  
  
 
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