>I want to build a database to be accessed via browser. I want to be >able to do all the work from home (on a Mac (OS 8.6)). I don't want >to spend any money. www.formsite.com lets you set up forms and basic databases for free. Might be able to accomplish your application. No free web-serving databases for the Mac that I know of but if you are willing to spend a -little- money, get a used copy of FileMaker. Basic web forms capability has been in there for a couple of revs. Advantage to both these solutions is they are easy and suitable for a newbie.