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Certica Solutions Completes Partnership to Enhance Content Search and Discovery

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Certica Solutions, provider of the Certica Connect™ edtech platform-as-a-service (PaaS), today announced that the company has entered into a partnership with Mackin, provider of library and classroom materials for grades PK-12. Mackin uses Certica’s Artifact® capabilities to enhance the search and discovery of book titles within and its Publisher Showcase website.

For more than 34 years, Mackin has provided library and classroom materials for grades PK-12. Known for their catalog of more than 18,000 publishers with over 2.5 million print books, Mackin’s digital catalog includes more than 1.9 million digital products including eBooks, databases, digital audiobooks and video resources. For more information, visit

“We are excited to work with Mackin to discover the most relevant and engaging books,” said Katie Palencsar, creator of Artifact and now Certica’s Chief Solutions Strategist. “We look forward to continuing our work with publishers to highlight specific topics, concepts and critical elements in their content to help their titles stand out in search results.”