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Maryland University of Integrative Health selects Sierra and Content Pro

Press Release: [September 13, 2013]

Copyright (c) 2013 Innovative Interfaces, Inc.

Abstract: Innovative Interfaces announced that Maryland University of Integrative Health in Laurel, MD has selected the Sierra Services Platform and the Content Pro digital asset management tool for a library solution that will help meet the growing demands of a technologically advancing academic community in health and wellness. They are migrating from a library system provided by the Follett Software Company.


September 13, 2013 -- Emeryville, CA. Innovative Interfaces announced today that Maryland University of Integrative Health in Laurel, MD has selected the Sierra Services Platform and the Content Pro digital asset management tool for a library solution that will help meet the growing demands of a technologically advancing academic community in health and wellness. They are migrating from a library system provided by the Follett Software Company.

"We are excited about the self-service and e-resource functionality with Sierra," says Jenifer Kirin, Director of Library Services. "We look forward to exploring more of what Sierra has to offer."

Sharing Digital Collections through Content Pro

The Library also plans to use Content Pro to share its digitized library materials and make them available to library users on the Web.

"We cannot wait to share our documents on integrative health and wellness with the world using Content Pro," says Jenifer Kirin. "The impressive features of Content Pro factored heavily into our choosing Innovative as our new library systems provider."

"Academic libraries are selecting Sierra as their next-generation library system for new workflows and better functionality that better serve their academic community of library users," says Gene Shimshock, Senior Vice President, Product and Market Management at Innovative. "Content Pro lets libraries share the special collections that make them unique with users across the Web."

About Maryland University of Integrative Health

Maryland University of Integrative Health is the leading academic institution for integrative health in the nation. For nearly 40 years, MUIH has educated practitioners in health and wellness through transformative and relationship-centered programs that draw from traditional wisdom and contemporary science. MUIH offers graduate degrees and certificates in a wide range of wellness fields, as well as programs for professional and personal development.

About Innovative Interfaces

Innovative (www.iii.com) is dedicated to providing leading technology solutions and services that empower libraries and enrich their users worldwide. Innovative offers the broadest and most complete portfolio of library automation products on the market today. Innovative's flagship library services platform, Sierra, is the most rapidly adopted product in library automation history. The company's versatile and market-leading solutions also include the Millennium ILS, the Encore discovery application, Electronic Resource Management, the SkyRiver cataloging service, and INN-Reach resource sharing. Customers are supported through a 24/7/52 Help Desk, Innovative University, and the CSDirect Web support center. A recognized leader in library automation software, Innovative has introduced technological advancements for over 30 years. Headquartered in Emeryville, California, Innovative serves thousands of libraries in over 50 countries and has offices around the world. Keep up with Innovative on the CEO INN-Sights blog at blog.iii.com.

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Publication Year:2013
Type of Material:Press Release
Language English
Issue:September 13, 2013
Publisher:Innovative Interfaces, Inc.
Company: Innovative Interfaces, Inc.
Products: Sierra
Libraries: Maryland University of Integrative Health
Subject: System announcements -- selection
Record Number:18325
Last Update:2013-09-13 15:17:09
Date Created:2013-09-13 15:16:17