Five Apps: Catalog anything for free

Five free cataloging applications

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We all have reasons to catalog various items. Whether you have a small business with an inventory you need to keep track of or if you have an overwhelmingly large collection of software or book - there is a need for cataloging. Here's the thing, finding free software suited for this task isn't easy. But with a little creativity and a lot of searching, you can dig up at least five such tools.

Take a look at these five different pieces of software - each of which should serve your cataloging needs well. Although some offer more features than others; in the end, they'll all get the job done. So, let's dig in and find out which, if any, of these free tools will be the perfect match for your needs.

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