Unified Application

Sierra integrates multiple workflows — eResource Management, Circulation, Cataloging, Acquisitions, and more — into one easy to use interface to allow uninterrupted progress on day to day initiatives or special projects, saving you valuable time.

Sierra gives you the ability to customize your workflow based on your role. Are you involved in circulation as well as acquisitions? Enjoy a persona-based experience by creating a customized module that allows you to work seamlessly within one space for efficiency.

64%

agree that Sierra is a leading Library Services Platform.

60%

reduction in time spent creating reports and analysis.

75%

decrease in expenses of on-site software.

65%

less time spent managing acquisitions and print serials.

RESTful APIs

Sierra facilitates the connections libraries have with the communities they serve. Whether it be finance applications, learning management systems, or any community the library exists within, Sierra is open and can connect.

 

WHAT OUR CUSTOMERS SAY

“Innovative products are, as a rule, excellent.”

Executive Director, State & Local Government

RESTful APIs

Sierra facilitates the connections libraries have with the communities they serve. Whether it be finance applications, learning management systems, or any community the library exists within, Sierra is open and can connect.

 

WHAT OUR CUSTOMERS SAY

“Innovative products are, as a rule, excellent.”

Executive Director, State & Local Government

Workflow on the Go

Working seamlessly with Mobile Worklists, Sierra liberates library staff with a mobile experience that moves library operations into the stacks and away from repetitive material handling.

With MyLibrary! for Sierra, patrons can access library resources, place holds, check out digital items, and visit your library on social media all in one place on their mobile device.

Workflow on the Go

Working seamlessly with Mobile Worklists, Sierra liberates library staff with a mobile experience that moves library operations into the stacks and away from repetitive material handling.

With MyLibrary! for Sierra, patrons can access library resources, place holds, check out digital items, and visit your library on social media all in one place on their mobile device.

Cataloging

Manage bibliographic records, check statistics, load metadata

Acquisitions

Manage orders, vouchers and create lists

Circulation

View check-in/out and hold requests

eResource Management

View and manage electronic journals and databases including Open Access content

Serials

Serials and bindery management

Administration

Perform back office tasks, rapid update, global update, delete records

Works with:

Inspire Discovery
Encore
Encore Duet
Decision Center
Knowledge Base
MyLibrary!
Mobile Worklists
Hosting
Innovative Resource Sharing

84% of surveyed customers rate Sierra’s overall functionality as better compared to the competition.
WHAT OUR CUSTOMERS SAY
“It is a fully-functional ILS capable of meeting the demands of today's library.”
Member Services Manager, Library Network