30/01/2020 - 14:15

The library recently upgraded to openABEKT cloud service, after using EKT’s ABEKT software for decades. The new collaboration between Lamia Central Public Library and EKT heralds a new era for the Library and its users.

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.  

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.

24/01/2017 - 16:00

The Library of the Greek Biotope/Wetland Centre (EKBY) is now available at The catalogue migrated from an older database to openABEKT and now has 4844 monographs and 585 periodicals, including major organization such as the WWF, the European Environment Agency, etc. Subjects cover an array of environmental information for Nature and Biodiversity of Greece, including law, management and research.

23/01/2017 - 14:30

An important hospital library is now available at

The library catalogue covers thematically a wide range of health sciences, as well as content relating to health for the general public. There is some english content, which you can find on this link:

09/01/2017 - 11:45

The European Public Law Organization (EPLO) is an international organization dedicated to the creation and dissemination of knowledge in the area of Public Law and Governance, including but not limited to, inter alia, national, comparative and European public law, human rights law and environmental law and the promotion of European values for a better generation of lawyers and democratic institutions worldwide.