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West Virginia School of Osteopathic Medicine selects Sierra Services Platform

Press Release: Innovative Interfaces, Inc. [February 24, 2014]

Copyright (c) 2014 Innovative Interfaces, Inc.

Abstract: West Virginia School of Osteopathic Medicine has selected the Sierra Services Platform. The Library is migrating from a Athena system provided by the Follett Software Company.


Emeryville, CA—The West Virginia School of Osteopathic Medicine has selected the Sierra Services Platform. The Library is migrating from a Athena system provided by the Follett Software Company.

James R. Stookey Library supports the curricular and life-long learning resources of WVSOM students, faculty, alumni, staff, and the MSOPTI residents and preceptors. Its collections include print and electronic resources, course reserves, and CME materials. The Library provides remote access to electronic resources to ensure adequate and timely delivery of information to all students and residents as they move through their internships and rotations. In addition, the Library supplements existing core print collections throughout rotation sites as needed to adequately support curricular functions and increase clinical knowledge.

Athena is a trademark of the Follett Software Company.

About West Virginia School of Osteopathic Medicine

The mission of the West Virginia School of Osteopathic Medicine (WVSOM) is to educate students from diverse backgrounds as lifelong learners in osteopathic medicine and complementary health related programs; to advance scientific knowledge through academic, clinical and basic science research; and to promote patient-centered, evidence based medicine. WVSOM is dedicated to serve, first and foremost, the state of West Virginia and the special health care needs of its residents, emphasizing primary care in rural areas.

About Innovative

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, Facebook, Twitter, and YouTube.

Publication Year:2014
Type of Material:Press Release
LanguageEnglish
Issue:February 24, 2014
Publisher:Innovative Interfaces, Inc.
Company: Innovative Interfaces, Inc.
Products: Sierra
Libraries: West Virginia School of Osteopathic Medicine
Subject: System announcements -- selection
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Record Number:18966
Last Update:2014-02-24 16:45:49
Date Created:2014-02-24 16:45:22