Library Technology Guides

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July 14, 2014

Innovative Interfaces, Inc. Thirteen Sierra systems go live in two-week period. Innovative announced that 13 Sierra Library Services Platform systems have gone live in the most recent two-week period. [Full Announcement].

February 20, 2014

Innovative Interfaces, Inc. James Madison University Libraries (VA) upgrade to Sierra and Decision Center. Innovative announced that James Madison University Libraries have upgraded to the Sierra Services Platform from the Millennium ILS, and added the Decision Center collection management tool. [Full Announcement].

August 10, 2010

EBSCO Information Services James Madison University Chooses EBSCO Discovery Service. James Madison University has selected EBSCO Discovery Service as its discovery solution—combining the university library catalog with article content into an integrated result list. The deciding factors for JMU were the customization options, powerful article and journal metadata plus the rapid response times available with EDS. The university’s library staff also believes EDS has all the major features of today’s discovery tools: real-time availability, faceted search, and integrated result sets. [Full Announcement].

December 28, 2001

Endeavor Information Systems, Inc.. ENCompass user list grows: in place at 17 institutions. Endeavor Information Systems announced today that the ENCompass digital management system has been purchased by and delivered to a total of 17 institutions. Only commercially released in March 2001, ENCompass is on a rapid development track and will have its third release, version 2.0, available in early 2002. [Full Announcement].