Softlink is affiliated with a number of companies that enhance information management for you. Our seamless integration between solutions and collaboration with technology companies continues to deliver customers with new functionality and leading technology. The companies highlighted below are some of our key technology partners.
Reach library customers online with eBooks, audiobooks, and more from OverDrive®. With the industry’s best selection, service and user experience, including compatibility with all major desktop and mobile platforms, OverDrive is the global leader in eBooks and eResources for information centres and libraries.
The Schools Catalogue Information Service (SCIS) provide schools with access to a database of high quality, consistent catalogue records created according to agreed standards. SCIS aims to assist schools in reducing the cost and duplication of effort of cataloguing resources. Working with Library Management Systems, SCIS improves the efficiency and user experience of the school library.
At ChiliFresh our only goal is to bring your catalogue to life… make it a rich environment with patron interaction on a global scale. We have developed a network of libraries throughout the world and unique interactive platforms that all have one goal: To facilitate a global conversation at your local library.
ClickView has been focusing on one simple idea: making it easy for teachers to find and share educational videos with their students. Their BYOD-friendly video platform combined with their Curriculum Libraries will help your school embrace video learning.
LibraryThing is an online service to help people catalogue their books easily. You can access your catalogue from anywhere—even on your mobile phone. Because everyone catalogues together, LibraryThing also connects people with the same books, comes up with suggestions for what to read next, and so forth.
At Microsoft, we’re motivated and inspired every day by how our customers use our software to find creative solutions to business problems, develop breakthrough ideas, and stay connected to what’s most important to them.
Moodle is an Open Source Course Management System (CMS), also known as a Learning Management System (LMS) or a Virtual Learning Environment (VLE). It has become very popular among educators around the world as a tool for creating online dynamic web sites for their students.
Bowker is the world’s leading provider of bibliographic information management solutions designed to help publishers, booksellers, and libraries better serve their customers. The company is focused on developing various tools and products that make books easier for people to discover, evaluate, order, and experience.
Pearson is an international company with market leading businesses in education, business information and consumer publishing. With 34,000 employees based in more than 60 countries, Pearson has achieved world renowned status with its highly respected brands, including the Financial Times Group, the Penguin Group and Pearson Education.
Pearson Education focuses upon educational publishing, providing research based print and digital learning solutions to students of all ages. With presence in over 110 countries, Pearson Education has unrivalled capability to fulfil educational needs locally through continued growth, acquisitions and strategic alliances worldwide.
Thorpe-Bowker is a leading bibliographic information provider, delivering comprehensive information on over millions of titles to libraries, publishers, distributors and book professionals in Australia and New Zealand.
A division of R R Bowker LLC, Bowker business is United States based and extends across Europe, Africa, Asia and the Middle East. Bowker offers a wide range of specialised and broadly-applicable, reference and reporting products including AquaBrowser, Books In Print, Pubnet and Syndetics Solutions among others. The United States and Australian offices are also official ISBN Agencies that are exclusively responsible for the assignment of ISBN prefix that uniquely identifies books and book-like products published across 166 counties.
Softlink’s partnership with Thorpe-Bowker provides Liberty and Oliver customers with OPAC enrichment options available under the Syndetics Solutions and LibraryThing for Libraries.
Command Systems have been designing products and solutions for Australian Education for over 30 years. DVC makes it simple and affordable for schools to build and manage a digital video and resource library with no on-going fees. DVC integrates with the Softlink systems enabling teachers to find and stream video/resources from within Oliver.
Tv4education is a Functional Solutions company licensed by Screenrights to provide TV and Foxtel content exclusively to Australian Educational institutions. We record all free-to-air TV channels and all Foxtel Channels 24 hrs a day, seven days a week, 365 days a year. Podcast and Vodcast programs that are deemed educationally relevant are also made available to subscribers. All content downloaded is in industry standard mpg4 format so it will play on most digital devices and stream from virtually any LMS, including Softlink’s systems
Renaissance Learning™ is a leading provider of cloud-based assessment and teaching and learning solutions that fit the K12 classroom, improve school performance, and accelerate learning for all. Renaissance Learning enables educators to deliver highly differentiated and timely instruction while driving personalised student practice in reading, writing, and maths every day, in over one-third of U.S. schools and more than 60 countries worldwide.
Accelerated Reader is reading practice with a growth mindset. AR drives the practice component of a comprehensive reading program. It promotes personalised practice whilst providing teachers with the data they need to move students toward success.