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== MaintainIT Project ==
 
== MaintainIT Project ==
  
The [http://www.maintainitproject.org MaintainIT Project] is collecting success stories from public libraries and other settings with public access computers.  The project will distill best practices of technical support into a series of guides customized for different kinds of public libraries (e.g. rural, small, large urban) designed to help librarians keep computers available to the public.  The guides will be distributed free, and widely through a variety of sources, including this site, [http://www.webjunction.org WebJunction]and [http://www.infopeople.org InfoPeople]
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The [http://www.maintainitproject.org MaintainIT Project] is collecting success stories from public libraries and other settings with public access computers, and spreading the word about best practices for keeping the computers hummmingIn addition to the information on the project website, MaintainIT is producing a series of free guides customized for different kinds of public libraries (e.g. rural, small, suburban, urban)
  
Stories are welcome on any aspect of managing public access computers, including:
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The first free "cookbook" for rural libraries is available now, and can be downloaded at: [http://maintainitproject.org/cookbooks]  If you work in a rural library, please take a look and let the project know what you think.   
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Also, please share your thoughts and methods on any aspect of managing public access computers, including:
  
 
* Technology planning
 
* Technology planning
 
* Budgeting for tech support
 
* Budgeting for tech support
 
* Using volunteers for tech support
 
* Using volunteers for tech support
* Securing public access computers
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* Computer security
* Preventative maintenance
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* Wireless public computers
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* Reserving time and managing printing
  
Share your best practices, so others can learn from them!!
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Share your best practices, so others can learn from them!! Contact the project at:  maintainit'''AT'''techsoup.org

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Software and hardware tools and best practice stories relating to PC management.

MaintainIT Project

The MaintainIT Project is collecting success stories from public libraries and other settings with public access computers, and spreading the word about best practices for keeping the computers hummming. In addition to the information on the project website, MaintainIT is producing a series of free guides customized for different kinds of public libraries (e.g. rural, small, suburban, urban)

The first free "cookbook" for rural libraries is available now, and can be downloaded at: [1] If you work in a rural library, please take a look and let the project know what you think.

Also, please share your thoughts and methods on any aspect of managing public access computers, including:

  • Technology planning
  • Budgeting for tech support
  • Using volunteers for tech support
  • Computer security
  • Wireless public computers
  • Reserving time and managing printing

Share your best practices, so others can learn from them!! Contact the project at: maintainitATtechsoup.org

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