Simplify & Unify Discovery across Disparate Information Sources

A universal access point to any data source imaginable – seamlessly combining indexing and harvesting.

Keep Up with the Expanding Information Universe

Whether open access or subscription-based, we help your users find the information they need.

Collaborate with the Experts in Information Access

Indexing, harvesting, screen scraping - whatever your challenge is, chances are we’ve already seen it and worked on it.

Leverage Free Open Access Resources

Use MasterKey Express to bring hundreds of freely available resources to work for your organization

Information Toolmakers

Since 1994, Index Data has offered software, hosted services and integration consulting with a focus on search and information access.

We provide a suite of modular tools to do everything from harvesting and indexing metadata, to on-the-fly combinations of results from hundreds of sources, to complete information portals.

Simplify, Empower

Everything we do aims to empower users, developers, and businesses by packaging just the right functionality into modular, flexible solutions.

From our SaaS Database Connectors through our Smart Widgets to our Hosted Portal, our model is take difficult problems in Information Retrieval and packaging a solution to enable you to do more.

For the enterprise

Federated search; harvest; indexing. MasterKey brings everything together in a commercially supported platform that includes web-based administration and a full set of APIs for tight product integration.

Make us your search partner: Our team can work as an extension of yours, with a constant focus on how to make search and retrieval work better in your application.

Hundreds of freely available information resources on the Internet go unused because no one knows about them or has easy access to them. These hidden gems are often overlooked by Google.

Index Data’s newly released MasterKey Express lets your library surface these resources for patrons through a single search box. Give your patrons access to more than 400 databases totaling millions of freely accessible resources, carefully categorized so you can create a precise, directed Discovery experience.

Ebooks, audio books, journal articles, multimedia, historical collections, courseware, patents, and government databases – MasterKey Express allows you to select and organize these resources to fit the unique needs of your patrons.