Innovative in the News

Ex Libris Signs Definitive Agreement to Acquire Innovative
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Customers will benefit from the companies’ decades of library domain expertise, greater combined resources, and pioneering vision Chicago, Illinois, and Emeryville, California—December 5, 2019. Ex Libris, a ProQuest company, is pleased to announce that it has signed an agreement to acquire Innovative, a leading provider of integrated library systems for public, academic, and specialty libraries. … Continued

 

Innovative Launches Inspire™ Discovery at Cairn University and Hillsdale College
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Innovative, a leading provider of library software, announces the successful launches of Inspire™ Discovery at Cairn University in Langhorne Manor, Pennsylvania, and Hillsdale College in Hillsdale, Michigan.

 

Calcasieu Parish Public Library Chooses Innovative ILS Solution
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EMERYVILLE, Calif – Innovative, a leading global provider of library software, is pleased to announce Calcasieu Parish Public Library in Lake Charles, Louisiana selected Innovative for its next integrated library system.

 

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

 

San Diego, Indianapolis Public Libraries and More Choose Innovative Solutions
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EMERYVILLE, Calif.—Innovative, a leading global provider of library software, is pleased to announce that during 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. The following libraries selected the Polaris ILS: Fairfax County Public … Continued

 

Innovative shares new Salon series and Inspire™ Discovery experience at ALA Annual 2019
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EMERYVILLE, Calif. — Innovative, a leading provider of library software, is hosting a thought-leadership series focused on solving library challenges, and demonstrating its newly launched Inspire Discovery solution at the American Libraries Association Annual Conference, June 20-25 in Washington, D.C.

 

Innovative Appoints Shaheen Javadizadeh as CEO
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EMERYVILLE, Calif. MAY 6, 2019 – Innovative, a leading provider of library software, today announced its board of directors has appointed Shaheen Javadizadeh as chief executive officer, effective immediately. Jim Tallman is appointed to the role of executive chairman. Javadizadeh has been with Innovative for three years and previously served as the executive vice president of global sales and marketing.

 

Innovative Users Group Opens 27th Annual Conference
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EMERYVILLE, Calif — Innovative, a leading provider of library automation software that empowers libraries globally, today participates in the opening of the 27th Innovative Users Group (IUG) conference held in Phoenix, Arizona.

 

Innovative Launches Inspire™ Discovery for Academic Libraries
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EMERYVILLE, Calif. April 10, 2019 –Survey of university professors validates need for Inspire’s modern search platform which transforms valuable library data into contextually relevant information presented in a visual, intuitive interface.

 

Consortium of Icelandic Libraries Selects Innovative for National ILS Solution
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EMERYVILLE, Calif.—Innovative, a leading provider of library automation software that serves libraries globally, is pleased to announce the company Landskerfi bókasafna hf., Consortium of Icelandic Libraries (CIL), selected the Innovative next-generation integrated library system (ILS) solution to support up to 300 library members in the Icelandic nationwide consortium.

 

Four Innovative Solutions Win Platinum Distinction in 2019 Modern Library Awards
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EMERYVILLE, Calif. — Innovative, a leading provider of library software and solutions, is proud to announce that four products – Mobile Worklists, MyLibrary!, Polaris Web Application, and Resource Sharing – received platinum distinction, the highest honor, from LibraryWorks’ fifth annual Modern Library Awards (MLAs).

 

New Orleans Public Library Secures Disaster Plan with Hosted Polaris ILS
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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.

 

Innovative Invests in Future of Libraries with High-Value Product Bundles
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EMERYVILLE, Calif.— Innovative, a leading global provider of library software, today announced that demand for product bundles remains strong as libraries continue to recognize the value and efficiency they deliver.

 

Charleston Library Society Renews Commitment to Innovative
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EMERYVILLE, Calif.— Innovative, a leading global provider of library automation software, today announced Charleston Library Society has selected the Sierra Integrated Library System (ILS) for the next five years along with Vital as its digital repository; Innovative is hosting both systems to offer the library a complete solution.

 

Fourteen Libraries Choose Innovative’s ILS Over Competitive Systems
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EMERYVILLE, Calif.— Innovative, a leading global provider of library automation software, announced today fourteen libraries have selected Polaris or Sierra as their Integrated Library System (ILS) over competitive alternatives.

 

Innovative Update on GDPR
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Innovative is dedicated to helping you deliver a library experience that builds better, smarter communities. This means that, in addition to ensuring superior client service and providing next-generation technologies, we are committed to helping protect your patrons’ data and privacy.