Press Release: COMPanion Corporation [June 25, 2003]

Alexandria, the premier library automation solution, announces a new partnership with Syndetics.

Copyright (c) 2003 COMPanion Corporation

SummaryAlexandria and Syndetics have partnered to offer Alexandria Sneak Peek powered by Syndetics title enrichment services. With Alexandria Sneak Peek, library patrons enjoy access to title reviews, summaries, cover art and more all from within the Alexandria research interfaces.

Alexandria and Syndetics have partnered to offer Alexandria Sneak Peek powered by Syndetics title enrichment services. With Alexandria Sneak Peek, library patrons enjoy access to title reviews, summaries, cover art and more all from within the Alexandria research interfaces. Alexandria Sneak Peek offers a wealth of descriptive information and cover images relating to all types of books, from juvenile chapter books to conference proceedings. Various elements of content are added to update the information on a weekly basis.

"We are excited about this new partnership designed to provide a valuable title enrichment service to our Alexandria users," said Jason Hoopes, Executive Vice-President, COMPanion Corporation.

"Alexandria is a great product. We¹re very pleased to be associated with it and to play a role in contributing to a valuable new feature," said Allan Graham, Syndetics¹ co-founder.

About Alexandria

Alexandria, best known for its power and ease of use‹is a fully-integrated library automation solution including: OPAC, Circulation, Cataloging, Web, Subscription Management, Orders, Budgets, Patron Management, Word Processing, E-Mail Notices, 400+ Detailed and Customizable Reports, Holds & Reservations over the Web, Built-In Server & Web Server and much more! Alexandria offers the best cross platform library automation solution for Macintosh and Windows.

About COMPanion

COMPanion Corporation, headquartered in Salt Lake City, UT, is the developer of Alexandria Library Automation. COMPanion¹s suite of 100% cross-platform products include Alexandria; Textbook Tracker, a textbook management tool for schools; eLunchroom, a point-of-sale K-12 cafeteria management tool; and SmartMARC, an efficient MARC cataloging tool. For over 15 years, COMPanion has established itself as a leader in the K-12 education market. Find COMPanion on the web at http://www.companioncorp.com.

About Syndetic Solutions

Syndetic Solutions, headquartered in Portland, Oregon, is the premier

provider of specialized, quality bibliographic data to enhance library

catalogs. Its services include web-based content delivery and MARC

enrichment for school, public, and academic libraries worldwide.

www.syndetics.com.

Publication Year:2003
Type of Material:Press Release
LanguageEnglish
Issue:June 25, 2003
Publisher:COMPanion Corporation
Place of Publication:Salt Lake City, UT
Company: COMPanion Corporation
Products: Alexandria
Subject: Business partnerships
Permalink: http://www.librarytechnology.org/ltg-displaytext.pl?RC=10470
Record Number:10470
Last Update:2012-12-29 14:06:47
Date Created:0000-00-00 00:00:00