The King County Library System (www.kcls.org) has contracted with Syndetic Solutions, Inc. (www.syndedcs.com) to supply enhanced bibliographic information for the KCLS library catalog.
KCLS is the third largest circulating library in the United States. Located in the Seattle area, the Library System includes 40 libraries, and a Traveling Library Center which serves over one million residents.
Syndetic Solutions has over 1,200,000 catalog enhancement data elements available to libraries, including enhanced fiction descriptors, tables of contents, summaries, annotations, author notes, cover images and reviews. KCLS has opted to receive a complete package of catalog enrichment. Enrichment is expected to be completed by early September.
Syndetic Solutions, Inc., based in Portland, Oregon, is an information research and development corporation providing important bibliographic aids to libraries and online bookstores. Syndetic Solutions' products and services are designed to improve precision in the search and retrieval of information contained within large bibliographic databases. For more information about Syndetics' products and services, please visit our website: www.syndetics.com or contact solutions@)syndetics.com.