July 29, 2014 -- Emeryville, CA. Innovative announced today that the University of Granada has selected the Sierra Library Services Platform and will upgrade from the Millennium ILS. The University Library holds over 120,000 print titles and 630,000 eBooks.
Innovative serves over 80 academic and public library customers in Spain. "University of Granada's selection of Sierra underscores Innovative's continued success in the global market and our company's commitment to the Spanish market as we continue to invest there," says SVP of Global Sales Christopher Le Blanc.
Says Robert Jacobs, VP of European Sales and Customer Development: "Sierra is the perfect fit for our European customers who wish to take a progressive approach within their environment and have a next-generation platform that delivers functionality today."
About the Universidad de Granada
The Universidad de Granada, founded in 1531, continues a long teaching tradition, the roots of which can be traced back to the madrasahs of the last Nasrid Kingdom. The University is a vibrant presence in the city of Granada. There are four University Campuses, as well as the "Campus Centro," in which all the centers spread throughout the historic part of the city are brought together. Over 60,000 undergraduate and postgraduate students study at the UGR, with another 20,000 students taking additional courses, language courses, and summer courses. The University employs 3,650 lecturers and over 2,000 administration, technical and maintenance staff.
Innovative (www.iii.com) is dedicated to providing leading technology solutions and services that empower libraries and enrich their users worldwide. Innovative offers one of the broadest and most complete portfolios of library automation products on the market today. Headquartered in Emeryville, California, Innovative serves thousands of libraries in 66 countries and has offices around the world.