SALT LAKE CITY, UT July 10, 2003 Alexandria and MuseGlobal, Inc. have teamed to offer Alexandria SearchALL powered by MuseGlobal technology. Alexandria SearchALL accesses unlimited numbers and types of information sources, which may be searched simultaneously with a single user query and are displayed in one, organized results window. With Alexandria SearchALL, there's no need to submit and resubmit searches and sources. The sources SearchALL can access simultaneously include, but are not limited to, other library collections, search engines such as Google and Yahoo, databases like Ebsco and ProQuest, The Library of Congress, online encyclopedias and much more! Our intent with this partnership is to offer a product that is the premier federated searching tool in the library industry, said Jason Hoopes, Executive Vice-President, COMPanion Corporation.
MuseGlobal CEO Kate Noerr adds, We are very pleased that Alexandria chose to include a rich array of MuseSearch in-search and post- processing functionality, including de-duplication, filtering, sorting, limiting, and a number of other advanced features. Alexandria SearchALL users will have the best federated searching capabilities available.
About MuseGlobal, Inc.
The mission of MuseGlobal (www.museglobal.com) is to optimize the productivity of information users and knowledge workers by enabling the discovery, integration, and delivery of information and services from disparate systems. MuseGlobal's breakthrough MuseSearch solution is based on the most advanced federated search architecture and features the most sophisticated pre-, in-search, and post-processing capabilities available. Many leading information management software providers feature MuseSearch as underpinning technology for their products and services.
Alexandria, best known for its power and ease of use, is a fully- integrated library automation solution including: OPAC, Circulation, Cataloging, Web, Subscription Management, Orders, Budgets, Patron Management, Word Processing, E-Mail Notices, 400+ Detailed and Customizable Reports, Holds & Reservations over the Web, Built-In Server & Web Server and much more! Alexandria offers the best cross- platform library automation solution for Macintosh and Windows.
COMPanion Corporation, headquartered in Salt Lake City, UT, is the developer of Alexandria Library Automation. COMPanion's suite of 100% cross-platform products include Alexandria; Textbook Tracker, a textbook management tool for schools; eLunchroom, a point-of-sale K- 12 cafeteria management tool; and SmartMARC, an efficient MARC cataloging tool. For over 15 years, COMPanion has established itself as a leader in the K-12 education market. Find COMPanion on the web at www.companioncorp.com.