Competitive advantages


  • Fast and reliable cataloguing. Even for non-specialists.
  • High-end data validation & migration service for enriched and improved content.
  • With real-time updates for metadata schema


  • Open navigation and content presentation. Clear licensing for digital content.
  • Flexible search in all metadata fields, full use of coded values, multi-faceted search function.
  • Semantic links between resources are being showed in a new upgraded context.

Workflows & Functions

  • Circulation control is quick and efficient.
  • The library’s personnel can access patrons, circulation and holdings open catalogues with a full loan history.
  • Clear metrics and statistics for patrons, circulation and content.


01/08/2017 - 13:45

The Catalogue of Konitsa's Public Central Library is now available online, through the openABEKT service from the link

Konitsa Public Library is one of the most dynamic in the country, operating for 57 years and developing communities of readers in northern Greece. Using ABEKT, the previous desktop version of the new cloud service, since 1996 it is a library well familiar with library automation and documentation of their collections.

12/07/2017 - 16:00

The new openABEKT cloud service for libraries, developed by the National Documentation Center, was presented at the 41st  European Library Automation Group Conference (ELAG) which was held from June 6th to June 9th at the National Polytechnic University. The conference was the meeting point of the Information Scientists and attracted the interest of the Libraries and Documentation Communities.

01/03/2017 - 17:00

The National Documentation Centre (ΕΚΤ) is now offering a new, public service for libraries. openABEKT is the new and upgraded version of ABEKT, the most widespread library automation software, developed by EKT since 1986 and servicing over 2670 libraries and other organizations, such as museums and archives.