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University of North Alabama's Collier Library selects complete suite of Innovative Products

Press Release: Innovative Interfaces, Inc. [October 2, 2013]

Copyright (c) 2013 Innovative Interfaces, Inc.

Abstract: Innovative Interfaces announced that University of North Alabama's Collier Library has selected the Sierra Services Platform, Encore discovery application, and the Decision Center collection management solution. Together these products will work in an integrated fashion to manage core library functionality, provide one-search access to key library materials, and create intelligent collection-management reports. The Library is migrating from a Voyager system provided by Ex Libris.


Emeryville, CA. Innovative Interfaces announced today that University of North Alabama's Collier Library has selected the Sierra Services Platform, Encore discovery application, and the Decision Center collection management solution. Together these products will work in an integrated fashion to manage core library functionality, provide one-search access to key library materials, and create intelligent collection-management reports. The Library is migrating from a Voyager system provided by Ex Libris, LTD.

"We believe that by offering the Sierra Services Platform, we are giving libraries more choice and more options to fully integrate all their information content and staff workflows," says Gene Shimshock, Senior Vice President of Product and Market Management at Innovative. "More and more, libraries are turning to Innovative to get a complete foundation for what they need to do in the immediate future, and the flexibility to create and implement new technology tools in the years to come."

About Collier Library at University of North Alabama

Collier Library provides responsive collections, staff, services, and environments that encourage the independent learning, teaching, and research of UNA students, faculty, staff, and others. Collier, the main library on the University of North Alabama (UNA) campus, offers appropriate services and materials for UNA students, faculty, and staff. Collier is committed to connecting users to resources regardless of time and location. Its employees are dedicated to helping users succeed in the information-rich 21st century and beyond. On the Web: www.una.edu/library/.

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.

Publication Year:2013
Type of Material:Press Release
LanguageEnglish
Issue:October 2, 2013
Publisher:Innovative Interfaces, Inc.
Company: Innovative Interfaces, Inc.
Products: Sierra
Encore
Decision Center
Libraries: University of North Alabama
Subject: System announcements -- selection
Permalink: http://librarytechnology.org/ltg-displaytext.pl?RC=18380
Record Number:18380
Last Update:2013-10-02 15:08:55
Date Created:2013-10-02 15:05:00