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SCIS provides schools with access to a database of high quality, consistent catalogue records for print and digital content. With quick and easy download, SCIS makes library management simple.

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SCIS catalogue

Search the SCIS catalogue for print books, ebooks, websites, apps, digital videos and more.



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Digital collections

Enhance the size of your collection with access to thousands of catalogue records for digital content.

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Latest news

New Authority Files Available

Fri, 06 Apr 2018

We have released updated versions of the SCIS Authority Files for March 2018. If you are subscribed to Authority Files you can download them from our Authority Files page.

Pay your invoice online

Wed, 31 May 2017

We are pleased to announce that SCIS now allows users to generate, view and pay invoices online. From September 2017, all invoices will be emailed to your school. Please make sure your email address is up to date, and please contact us if you need any help.

Welcome to our new website!

Mon, 08 May 2017

This has been a long time coming, and we're proud of the result. There's new features and loads to discover. Have a look around, and please contact us if you need any help.

SCIS services are important in ensuring efficiency and quality in our cataloguing processes. SCIS provides an authority set that is school-catalogue appropriate and meets our curricula needs. The Dewey classification is thorough and systematic. I unreservedly recommend SCIS to library professionals.

Robert George ~ Head of Libraries
The Alice Smith School
SCIS has always provided excellent customer service. The SCIS database is user-friendly and gives access to thousands of catalogued resources. We use Follett Destiny - uploading SCIS Marc data is easy! The SCIS catalogue is helpful to browse and curate lists of new resources to add to our library collection.

Wendy Wei
Western Academy of Beijing
SCIS is an essential pillar within the school library community. Through the provision of accurate and comprehensive catalogue records, as well as their strong role in advocacy and professional learning, SCIS plays an active and vital role. I recommend their high-quality and timely services to any school library.

Kay Oddone
Queensland, Australia

Library management systems

SCIS works with providers of library management systems to ensure the most efficient delivery of SCIS products and services. Subject to agreement, library system vendors are offered complimentary access to SCIS products for the purposes of development, testing and demonstration.

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University and TAFE educators

SCIS supports University and TAFE educators in training and developing future librarians with essential cataloguing skills. Subject to agreement, lecturers of librarianship courses are offered complimentary access to SCIS for their students to use as part of their studies.

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Content providers

SCIS works closely with a number of publishers, distributors and suppliers. By arranging for new, high demand titles to be catalogued in the SCIS database, publishers have an additional avenue for reaching their market and customers have a consistent resource management solution.

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