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.

Meet the openABEKT community!


19/09/2019 - 10:45

The Library of the Orthodox Academy of Crete (OAC) ‘The Light’ now allows online access to its catalogue,, through openABEKT, an integrated cloud service for catalogue management and library functions that is developed by the National Documentation Centre (EKT) to meet current needs of libraries.

17/05/2018 - 12:15

The Library of the Parliament, the second library in Greece in size and importance, is now using the openABEKT service of the National Documentation Centre (EKT), for the management and public access to its Catalogue.

07/09/2017 - 13:00

The Catalogue of the Central Public Library of Mytilene is now available online, through the openABEKT service. You can access it here.