Category: Public Libraries


Newcastle City Public Library Selects Vega LX, Polaris Leap, and Innovative Mobile

 

Innovative is proud to announce that Newcastle City Public Library in Australia has selected Vega LX, Polaris Leap, and Innovative Mobile for its library staff and patrons. 

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Waukegan Public Library Selects Vega Discover

 

Innovative announces that Waukegan Public Library in Illinois has selected Vega Discover, Innovative’s modern discovery solution. 

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The Battle for Attention: Strategies to Engage Communities

 

Recently, Innovative partnered with industry leader and technology expert, Ken Chad on the topic of community engagement.

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BCCLS Library Consortium Joins Vega Engagement Development Partner Program

 

Innovative announced today that the BCCLS library consortium in New Jersey has joined Innovative’s Vega Engagement Development Partner program.

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Orion Township Public Library Joins Vega Community

 

Orion Township Public Library has joined the Early Access partner program for Vega Discover, Innovative’s new, modern discovery solution. 

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Middle Country Public Library Chooses Vega Discover

 

Innovative announced today that Middle Country Public Library in New York has selected Vega Discover, Innovative’s new, modern discovery solution. 

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Fauquier Public Library Launches Vega Discover for Better Patron Experience

 

Innovative announced today that the Fauquier Public Library in Virginia has now launched Vega Discover as their primary discovery tool.

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Miami-Dade Public Library System Joins Innovative in Developing the New Vega Community Engagement and Discovery Solution

 

Innovative announces that Miami-Dade Public Library System has joined the Development Partner program for Vega.

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New York Public Library Joins Innovative in Developing the New Vega Platform

 

New York Public Library is partnering with Innovative on Vega, the most modern library platform available.

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Six Public Libraries Join Innovative in Developing Vega Platform

 

Innovative today announced that six public libraries joined the Development Partner program for Vega, a new patron engagement and discovery solution for public libraries.

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Sioux City Public Library Migrates to Innovative Polaris ILS

 

Innovative is pleased to announce that Sioux City Public Library in Iowa is now live on the Innovative Polaris ILS.

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Lafourche Parish Public Library Now Live on Polaris

 

Innovative is pleased to announce Lafourche Parish Public Library in Thibodaux, Louisiana is now live on the Polaris ILS.

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Calcasieu Parish Public Library Chooses Innovative ILS Solution

 

Calcasieu Parish Public Library in Lake Charles, Louisiana selected Innovative for its next integrated library system.

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Lafourche Parish Public Library Selects Innovative ILS Solution

 

Innovative is pleased to announce several libraries have recently selected Innovative solutions, including Lafourche Parish Public Library, Southwest Tennessee Community College, and Xavier University.

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San Diego, Indianapolis Public Libraries and More Choose Innovative Solutions

 

Ding the first half of 2019, several libraries selected or implemented Innovative solutions as their Integrated Library System, including San Diego Public Library, Indianapolis Public Library, and Fairfax County Public Library.

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New Orleans Public Library Secures Disaster Plan with Hosted Polaris ILS

 

EMERYVILLE, Calif.— Innovative, a leading global provider of library automation software, today announced New Orleans Public Library has selected the Polaris Integrated Library System (ILS) as a hosted solution.

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Fourteen Libraries Choose Innovative’s ILS Over Competitive Systems

 

Fourteen libraries have selected Polaris or Sierra as their Integrated Library System (ILS) over competitive alternatives.

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Orion Township Public Library Rides Into Events With New Bookbike

 

With a riding trail behind them, an extensive volunteer base beside them, and a calendar full of community events ahead, Orion Township Public Library (OTPL) in Michigan saw an opportunity to deliver services in a unique new way this spring. In May, they introduced their new pedal-powered mobile library—a Bookbike!

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New Programs for the Future of Public Libraries

 

Out of all the audiences public libraries serve, which ones have been most impacted by technology changes? Which ones will drive library programs in the future? Leif Pedersen, Executive Vice President of Product and Marketing at Innovative, published an article in Public Library Quarterly titled “The Future of Public Libraries: A Technology Perspective,” which highlights three public library audiences impacted by technology changes: youth, job seekers and entrepreneurs, and lifelong learning adults.

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Case Study: London Public Library – Where Events Are A Smash Hit

 

Where Events Are A Smash Hit Today’s libraries are about more than just trusted information; they are dynamic places that attract community members and the general public inside their doors. … Continued

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Case Study: Brooklyn Public Library – Outreach Success from “Hello” to “Hello, World”

 

The success of a library can be measured via traditional output tracking such as circulation statistics, program attendance, reference questions, or even mentions in local media. Although the Saratoga Branch … Continued

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Case Study: Davenport Public Library Exceeds Expectations with Polaris Leap

 

Davenport Public Library (DPL) in Iowa serves a population of over 100,000 and its librarians make every effort to reach community members both inside and outside the library. Their dynamic … Continued

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