Feature: Enhanced Content

Description

OPAC view includes book covers, table of contents and other enhanced content.

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Software Rundown

Software Status Notes
Evergreen 2.8 (2015) YES

Ability to display of enriched content from Syndetic Solutions, including: cover art, table of contents, chapter summaries, excerpts, author information and professional book reviews.

Added Content employs URL format lookup by ISBN, or by Record ID for additional identifiers in the bib record: ISBN, UPC, ISSN. (2.5)

Just as with ISBN lookups, there is support for local overrides in the form of a file created on disk which short-circuits any external Added Content lookup. (2.5)

Koha 3.20 (2015) YES

Koha can retrieve book covers from Amazon by default. All you need is an AWS Key for it to work, which is just easy to get via the Amazon AWS website. Koha can also get book covers, out of the box, from Google Books, LibraryThing for Libraries,Baker & Taylor, Syndetic Solutions (via email from Joel Harbottle). Ability to add and delete local cover image also (version 3.12.7).