Innovative in the News

Sutherland Shire Council Libraries First in Australia to Select Vega Library Experience (LX) Suite
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Sutherland Shire Council’s libraries are the first library system in Australia to select Vega Discover with Vega Connect, and join Innovative’s Vega Discover Early Access partner program.

 

Torrance Public Library Selects Polaris, Vega Discover, and Innovative Mobile
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Innovative announced that Torrance Public Library in Torrance, California selected Polaris, Vega Discover, and Innovative Mobile as the next solution for its library staff and patrons.

 

Clarivate to Acquire ProQuest
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Clarivate plc (NYSE: CLVT), a global leader in providing trusted information and insights to accelerate the pace of innovation, today announced a definitive agreement to acquire ProQuest from Cambridge Information Group.

 

Three Libraries Launch Innovative Mobile Patron App
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Three public libraries have launched the Innovative Mobile patron app: Danbury Public Library in Connecticut, Nevada County Community Library in California, and Washington-Centerville Public Library in Ohio.

 

Vega Discover Features Curated Showcases for Libraries
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Innovative announced today that Vega Discover, Innovative’s modern discovery tool, now offers library staff the ability to create curated showcases.

 

Metro Library Network Selects Polaris and Vega Discover for Consortia Needs
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Innovative announced today that the Metro Library Network selected Polaris and Vega Discover as the next solution for their consortium.

 

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

 

Vega Discover Launches Full Hoopla Account Integration
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Innovative announced today that Vega Discover, Innovative’s new discovery solution for public libraries, has completed full Hoopla account integration.

 

Innovative Announces Vega Library Experience Platform for Better Patron Relationships
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Innovative announced today the Vega Library Experience (LX) platform along with a series of product announcements at the Innovative Users Group (IUG) annual conference.

 

Innovative Users Group Opens 29th Annual Conference Online
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Innovative participates today in the opening of the 29th Innovative Users Group (IUG) conference, being held online for the first time.

 

Four Public Library Systems Join Vega Development Partner Program
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Innovative announced today that four public library systems have joined the Development Partner program for Vega Discover, Innovative’s new discovery solution.

 

Innovative Announces Mobile Worklists 4.0 Available for Android
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Innovative, a ProQuest company and leading global provider of library software, announced today that Mobile Worklists 4.0 for Android is in general release. 

 

Miami-Dade Public Library System Joins Innovative in Developing the New Vega Community Engagement and Discovery Solution
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Innovative announces that Miami-Dade Public Library System has joined the Development Partner program for Vega, Innovative’s new community engagement and discovery solution.

 

Innovative Celebrates Customer-focused Resources
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Innovative celebrated a year of increased communications and improved connections with our library customers. During a very challenging year globally, Innovative sped up many initiatives and added new ones to make our customer experience better than ever.

 

Four Innovative Solutions Win Recognition in 2021 Modern Library Awards
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Innovative has received platinum awards for three products – Innovative Resource Sharing (INN-Reach), Mobile Worklists, and MyLibrary! – and a gold award for Polaris Leap from LibraryWorks’ seventh annual Modern Library Awards (MLAs).

 

Polaris Community Welcomes Five More Libraries to Innovative
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Innovative is pleased to celebrate libraries that joined the Polaris family in 2020.

 

Innovative Announces Vega Discover Release
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Innovative announced today that Vega Discover is now in general release.

 

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

 

Innovative Development Partners Launch Vega Discover
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Innovative announced today that three public library partners in the Innovative Vega Development Partner program have launched Vega as their discovery tool.

 

New Research on Public Library Usage During Pandemic
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Proprietary research from Innovative shows how people in the U.S. are using public libraries during the pandemic.

 

Innovative Offers New Mobile App for Public Libraries
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A leading mobile app is available now for public libraries using Sierra or Polaris.

 

Innovative Hosts Inaugural Public Library Leadership Council Event
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Leaders recently joined to exchange ideas for the advancement and future of public libraries across the world.

 

150 Colorado State Libraries Join Prospector in Statewide Catalog
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Innovative announced today that the Colorado State Library is merging SWIFT into the Prospector INN-Reach system managed by the Colorado Alliance of Research Libraries.

 

New Developments for Innovative Vega Platform
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Innovative announced today that Suffolk Cooperative Library System in New York has joined six other public libraries in the Innovative Development Partner program for Vega.

 

Polaris 6.6 Adds Circulation & Serials Functionality to Leap
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Polaris release 6.6 adds circulation and serials functionality to Leap web application.

 

Innovative Announces Sponsorship of Library Leadership Podcast
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Innovative has announced its exclusive sponsorship of the Library Leadership Podcast.

 

Innovative Successfully Serves Libraries During Pandemic
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Innovative successfully serves libraries with additional resources and support during global pandemic.

 

Six Public Libraries Join Innovative in Developing Vega Platform
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Innovative today announced that six public libraries joined the Development Partner program for Vega, a new patron engagement and discovery solution for public libraries.

 

Polaris ILS Webinar for Ireland, UK, Australia, New Zealand
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Innovative will host two webinar sessions June 23 & 24 featuring team members from Marigold Library System in Alberta, Canada to discuss the power of the Polaris integrated library system (ILS) for the 180 members of The Regional Automation Consortium (TRAC).

 

Innovative Continues Free Quick Hits Webinar Series in June
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Innovative Announces Continuation of Free Quick Hits Webinar Series Based on Successful Attendee Turnout. The ‘Quick Hits’ Webinar Series launched in March 2020 in response to changes in library operations.

 

Innovative Polaris ILS for Public Libraries Now Available in Ireland, UK, Australia, and New Zealand
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Innovative, a ProQuest company and leading global provider of library software, today announced that the Polaris integrated library system (ILS), is now available in Ireland, the United Kingdom, Australia, and New Zealand.

 

Innovative Announces New Partner Gemini Bilgi Teknolojileri
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Innovative, a ProQuest company and leading global provider of library software, is pleased to announce a new partnership with Gemini Bilgi Teknolojileri based in Istanbul, Turkey.

 

Sioux City Public Library Migrates to Innovative Polaris ILS
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Innovative, a ProQuest company and leading global provider of library software, is pleased to announce that Sioux City Public Library in Sioux City, Iowa is now live on the Innovative Polaris integrated library system (ILS).

 

Bibliotheque interuniversitaire de la Sorbonne selects Innovative Sierra
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EMERYVILLE, Calif – Innovative, a ProQuest company and leading global provider of library software, is pleased to announce that the Sorbonne Interuniversity Library, which serves multiple universities in Paris, has … Continued

 

Innovative Launches Free Webinar Series
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EMERYVILLE, Calif – Innovative, a ProQuest company and leading global provider of library software, is pleased to announce a series of webinars to offer product best practices, training, and insights for libraries.

 

Lafourche Parish Public Library Now Live on Polaris
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EMERYVILLE, Calif – Innovative, a ProQuest company and leading global provider of library software, is pleased to announce Lafourche Parish Public Library in Thibodaux, Louisiana is now live on the Polaris integrated library system.

 

Ex Libris Completes the Acquisition of Innovative
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Chicago, Illinois, and Emeryville, California—January 16, 2020. Ex Libris, a ProQuest company, has completed its acquisition of Innovative, a leading provider of integrated library systems for public, academic, and specialist libraries.

 

Four Innovative Solutions Earn Platinum Distinction in 2020 Modern Library Awards
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EMERYVILLE, Calif. January 9, 2020 – Innovative, a leading provider of library software, has earned platinum awards for four products

 

Ex Libris Signs Definitive Agreement to Acquire Innovative
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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.

 

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 … 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.

 

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