Category: Academic Libraries


Innovative Gains Momentum in Academic Market With Four New Library Partners

 

Emeryville, Calif.— Innovative Interfaces, a leading global provider of library automation software, today announced four academic institutions have switched to Sierra as their Integrated Library System (ILS) over competitor alternatives. Throughout the United States, the new Innovative library partners include: City Colleges of Chicago in Chicago, Illinois Idaho State University in Pocatello, Idaho Prairie View … Continued

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Innovative Solution Offers Significant Benefits for Idaho State University

 

EMERYVILLE, Calif.—Innovative Interfaces, a leading provider of library automation software that empowers libraries globally, is happy to announce that Idaho State University (ISU) in Pocatello, Idaho, has selected the Sierra integrated library system (ILS) and the Encore Duet discovery layer for the Eli M. Oboler Library and satellite locations.

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Emporia State University Returns to an Innovative Solution

 

EMERYVILLE, Calif.—Innovative Interfaces, a leading provider of library automation software that empowers libraries globally, is pleased to announce that Emporia State University in Emporia, Kansas, has selected the Sierra integrated library system (ILS) with the Encore discovery layer.

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San Diego State University Provides Expansive Access to Consortial Resources, Powered by Innovative Resource Sharing Technology

 

EMERYVILLE, Calif.—Innovative Interfaces, a leading provider of library automation software that empowers libraries globally, is proud to announce that San Diego State University Library & Information Access (SDSU) has committed to using Innovative Resource Sharing, the consortial borrowing system of choice for member libraries in the San Diego Circuit. San Diego State University uses Innovative … Continued

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Proctor Library at Flagler College Implements Innovative Solution, Joining a Host of Academic Libraries in Florida

 

Innovative Interfaces is pleased to announce that Proctor Library at Flagler College in St. Augustine, FL, has moved to the Sierra integrated library system (ILS) and Encore Duet discovery solution.

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Case Study: Illinois Heartland Library System Runs Largest North American Consortium on Polaris

 

In 2011, libraries in the state of Illinois were at a crossroads. Four regional library systems, representing four sets of consortia, were experiencing financial constraints despite the growing needs of member libraries and their patrons. After discussing how the four independent organizations could work together, their initial strategy focused on sharing resources at the administrative … Continued

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Why Enterprise Class Software Development Matters in a Changing Library World

 

In 2016, Innovative articulated a strategy to become an enterprise class library solutions company. To maintain momentum from the past year and accelerate our transformation, we have also expanded the Innovative leadership team. Every officer will play an important role in…

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Case Study: Central Connecticut University Focuses on Service

 

Elihu Burritt Library at Central Connecticut State University has a 680,000-volume collection and serves over 12,000 students. In 1989, library staff began a search for a more reliable, complete automation system than what was in place. “We wanted a fully functional library system that would work in our particular context,” says Jeanne Sohn, Director of … Continued

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