Lafourche Parish Public Library Now Live on Polaris

EMERYVILLE, Calif. March 3, 2020 – 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.

“We are thrilled to be live on the Innovative Polaris system to continue our mission to educate, enrich and entertain our communities,” said Laura Sanders, director of Lafourche Parish Public Library. “We know it’s the best choice for our staff and patrons, and are excited for both the support and functionality we’re gaining with Polaris.”

In a recent customer survey, 74% of Polaris respondents said they chose Polaris for its breadth and depth of ILS functionality. Sixty percent said that Polaris had helped their library improve the patron experience.

“Our mission is to enable libraries to thrive and Polaris is just one of our many solutions that does that,” said Yariv Kursh, general manager of Innovative. “Through new innovations and continuous technology improvements, we plan to enable libraries to succeed now and far into the future.”

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Innovative, a ProQuest company, provides leading technology solutions and services that empower libraries and enrich their users worldwide. Innovative offers one of the most comprehensive portfolios of library automation products on the market today, serving academic, public, national, consortia, and corporate and special libraries. Headquartered in Emeryville, California, Innovative has a global presence—serving thousands of libraries in 66 countries and offices worldwide. For more information, visit