Back in the day, people used Napster to build their music collections. I didn't because I had dial-up. Most of the students at UW-Eau Claire were busy doing that while they weren't busy making time on futons. Because I didn't have fast internet or a futon, I would have tried alternate methods (not patrolled by cyber cops) to build my (mythical) music library, which I don't really have. If you want to consider what it would take to build a similar mythical library, read on. 

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