Lafourche Parish Public Library Selects Innovative ILS Solution

Southwest Tennessee Community College Chooses Inspire Discovery

EMERYVILLE, Calif – Innovative, a leading global provider of library software, is pleased to announce several libraries have recently selected Innovative solutions, including Lafourche Parish Public Library, Southwest Tennessee Community College, and Xavier University.

The following libraries selected the Polaris ILS:

  • Lafourche Parish Public Library, Louisiana

The following libraries selected Innovative solutions:

  • Ouachita Parish Library, Louisiana, selected Vital for digital asset management
  • Southwest Tennessee Community College, Tennessee, selected Inspire Discovery
  • Xavier University, Ohio, selected Sierra Cloud Hosting Services

“Libraries have noticed our renewed commitment to high-quality releases and offering the best service and experience in the library industry. They’re responding by committing to us,” said Shaheen Javadizadeh, CEO of Innovative.

In a recent customer survey, 84% of respondents rated Innovative’s implementation as better than the competition (TechValidate, January 2019). To learn more about the transition to Innovative solutions, visit the Innovative website at

About Innovative:
Innovative ( 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