Guide on the Side is a free web-based tutorial creation tool, but many libraries don't have the technology resources available to install and maintain it.

We can help with that.

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What we offer

When you subscribe to 100 Pianos' Library Application hosting service, you get:

  • Expert installation and setup of a supported application, including the award-winning Guide on the Side tutorial creation tool
  • A one-month free trial
  • Technical support from the creators of Guide on the Side
  • Affordable pricing based on the size of your institution
  • Upgrades to the software when they are released


Questions you may have about our Guide on the Side hosting service:

How much does the service cost?
We base the pricing on the size of your institution – student FTE for academic libraries and service population for public libraries. Contact us for more information.
Will you add a feature to Guide on the Side for me?
We are more than happy to consider feature requests! Please contact us for custom development costs.
Where can I learn more about Guide on the Side?
Guide on the Side was created by the University of Arizona Libraries. You can find out more about the software on the project's website.

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