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Press Release: Mackin Educational Resources [October 18, 2021]

Mackin Announces exclusive North American Partnership with Accessit

Burnsville, MN -- October 18, 2021. Mackin, a leading provider of K-12 print and digital fiction and nonfiction titles, and high-quality educational curriculum materials, is pleased to announce it has partnered with Accessit, a powerful online library management system and classroom discovery tool.

Accessit delivers easy access and management of a school's or district's library catalog and is an essential part of its successful operation. Implementation of Accessit creates an environment where the library becomes the trusted hub that connects and integrates a school's existing systems. It provides an ideal pairing with MackinVIA, Mackin's multiple-award-winning digital content management system presently found in more than 40,000 schools worldwide.

"Partnering with a leader like Accessit was an easy choice because they have developed an elegant and engaging product that is intuitive and easy to use with a school's MackinVIA," said Randal Heise, owner of Mackin. "More importantly, now, more than ever, educators need a library management system that can be incorporated into every classroom to provide easy access to all of the school's print and digital resources."

"Based on their success and longevity in the K-12 market, partnering with Mackin was a logical choice. The simplicity and sophistication of Mackin and MackinVIA, and their solid grasp of the technologies made this decision one that was long overdue," stated Martin Neyland, CEO of Accessit.

About Mackin

Mackin is a Minnesota-based, family-owned company which takes great pride in providing the highest-quality, age-appropriate library and classroom materials for PK-12 schools, as well as public library Children's and Young Adult collections. Known for their substantial catalog that boasts more 3.5 million print titles, Mackin's ever-growing digital catalog now includes more than 3 million digital products including eBooks, databases, audiobooks, read-alongs, and video resources all available through their free, multi-award-winning digital content management system, MackinVIA. For more information, visit www.mackin.com or call 800-245-9540.

About Accessit

The Accessit team have been creating and supporting innovative library software solutions since 1994, and is presently found in over 40 countries and 20 states across the US. With a strong educationalist heritage, Accessit founder and CEO Martin Neyland has always been driven by the desire to create powerful, elegant software that enriches the learning environments for educators and students alike.


Summary: Mackin, a leading provider of K-12 print and digital fiction and nonfiction titles, and high-quality educational curriculum materials, is pleased to announce it has partnered with Accessit, a powerful online library management system and classroom discovery tool.
Publication Year:2021
Type of Material:Press Release
LanguageEnglish
Date Issued:October 18, 2021
Publisher:Mackin Educational Resources
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Company: Mackin Educational Resources
Permalink: https://librarytechnology.org/pr/26788

LTG Bibliography Record number: 26788. Created: 2021-10-18 08:58:43; Last Modified: 2021-10-18 08:58:50.