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High Plains Library District (CO) selects Sierra Services Platform for total library technology solution

Press Release: Innovative Interfaces, Inc. [January 17, 2014]

Copyright (c) 2014 Innovative Interfaces, Inc.

Abstract: Innovative announced today that High Plains Library District in Colorado has selected the Sierra Services Platform, Encore discovery solution, and Decision Center collection management tool. They are migrating from a Horizon system provided by SirsiDynix.


January 17, 2014 -- Emeryville, CA. Innovative announced today that High Plains Library District (CO) has selected the Sierra Services Platform, Encore discovery solution, and Decision Center collection management tool. They are migrating from a Horizon system provided by SirsiDynix.

"Innovative impressed us with a strong offering at a very competitive price," says IT Manager Susan Staples. "High Plains is excited to move forward with Sierra and start realizing the many benefits and opportunities of this platform. We've launched a new, redesigned website this month and we are looking forward to having a modern system that complements it."

"The Sierra Services Platform is all about providing a strong foundation for libraries as their services and initiatives change," says SVP of Global Marketing Gene Shimshock. "Libraries today want one solution for data analysis, library workflows, and discovery. We're proud to say that Sierra delivers that, along with open architecture that libraries can build on well into the future."

Horizon is a trademark of SirsiDynix.

About High Plains Library District

The High Plains Library District serves more than 230,000 residents of Weld County and parts of neighboring counties, and covers a geographic area of almost 4,000 square miles. Their mission of connecting communities to information, inspiration and entertainment is carried out by well-trained staff and through a strong collection of library materials. Currently HPLD has more than 750,000 items to select from and also offers innovative solutions such as no cost printing, laptop and internet checkout for home use and online meeting room services. On the Web at www.mylibrary.us.

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 solution, Electronic Resource Management, Decision Center collection management tool, 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, Facebook, and YouTube.

Publication Year:2014
Type of Material:Press Release
LanguageEnglish
Issue:January 17, 2014
Publisher:Innovative Interfaces, Inc.
Company: Innovative Interfaces, Inc.
Products: Sierra
Libraries: High Plains Library District
Subject: System announcements -- selection
Permalink: http://librarytechnology.org/ltg-displaytext.pl?RC=18810
Record Number:18810
Last Update:2014-01-17 09:56:15
Date Created:2014-01-17 09:55:31