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April 22, 2020

Innovative Interfaces, Inc. Bibliotheque interuniversitaire de la Sorbonne selects Innovative Sierra. Innovative, a ProQuest company and leading global provider of library software announced that the Sorbonne Interuniversity Library, which serves multiple universities in Paris, has chosen to migrate to the Sierra library services platform (LSP). [Full Announcement].

November 5, 2019

Innovative Interfaces, Inc. Calcasieu Parish Public Library chooses Innovative ILS solution. Innovative Interfaces, a leading global provider of library software, is pleased to announce Calcasieu Parish Public Library in Lake Charles, Louisiana selected Innovative for its next integrated library system. [Full Announcement].

January 30, 2019

Innovative Interfaces, Inc. Consortium of Icelandic Libraries selects Innovative for National ILS Solution. Innovative Interfaces announced the company Landskerfi bókasafna hf., Consortium of Icelandic Libraries, selected the Innovative next-generation integrated library system (ILS) solution to support up to 300 library members in the Icelandic nationwide consortium. The selection is the result of an invitation to tender issued by CIL in the European Economic Area. [Full Announcement].

November 8, 2018

Innovative Interfaces, Inc. Charleston Library Society Renews Commitment to Innovative. Innovative Interfaces announced Charleston Library Society has selected the Sierra Integrated Library System for the next five years along with Vital as its digital repository; Innovative is hosting both systems to offer the library a complete solution. [Full Announcement].

April 9, 2018

Innovative Interfaces, Inc. Innovative gains momentum in academic market with four new library partners. Innovative Interfaces, a leading global provider of library automation software, today announced four academic institutions have switched to Sierra as their Integrated Library System (ILS) over competitor alternatives. Throughout the United States, the new Innovative library partners include: City Colleges of Chicago in Chicago, Illinois, Idaho State University in Pocatello, Idaho, Prairie View A & M University in Prairie View, Texas, and Wingate University in Wingate, North Carolina. All four Sierra adopters previously used an Ex Libris ILS. [Full Announcement].

November 15, 2017

Innovative Interfaces, Inc. Innovative solution offers significant benefits for Idaho State University. Innovative announced that Idaho State University in Pocatello, Idaho, has selected the Sierra integrated library system and the Encore Duet discovery layer for the Eli M. Oboler Library and satellite locations. From certificate-level to post-graduate, the libraries at ISU support information needs for a substantial 250 academic programs, serving over 13,000 students. Including government documents, the entire university collection holds nearly one million items. [Full Announcement].

November 2, 2017

Innovative Interfaces, Inc. Emporia State University returns to an Innovative solution. Innovative Interfaces announced that Emporia State University in Emporia, Kansas, has selected the Sierra integrated library system with the Encore discovery layer. William Allen White Library will move to Sierra from OCLC WorldShare Management Services in February 2018. [Full Announcement].

October 25, 2017

Innovative Interfaces, Inc. Innovative expands Open Integrated Library System with new RESTful APIs in Sierra Release 3.3. Innovative Interfaces has launched the newest release of the Sierra integrated library system (ILS) with two new RESTful APIs for open integrations, and an additional new feature in compliance with the W3C Web Accessibility Guidelines. Sierra is a powerful, modern ILS that combines complete functionality with the power and scale of an open services platform. [Full Announcement].

September 15, 2017

Innovative Interfaces, Inc. Innovative improves workflow integrations for library staff and patrons in Sierra Release 3.2. Innovative Interfaces launched the newest release of the Sierra integrated library system with new options to improve processes at the library. Sierra Release 3.2 includes three new API endpoints and integration for PCI-compliant credit card payments at Express Lane self-service stations. Sierra is a powerful, modern integrated library system (ILS) that combines complete functionality with the power and scale of an open services platform. [Full Announcement].

July 13, 2017

Innovative Interfaces, Inc. Proctor Library at Flagler College implements Innovative Solution, joining a host of academic libraries in Florida. Innovative Interfaces announced that Proctor Library at Flagler College in St. Augustine, FL, has moved to the Sierra integrated library system (ILS) and Encore Duet discovery solution for their library management needs. [Full Announcement].

June 16, 2017

Innovative Interfaces, Inc. Nationwide Public Library System in Ireland with over 300 locations now live on a single Innovative system. Innovative Interfaces announced that the final implementation phase of the Republic of Ireland’s public library authorities is now live on Sierra. This project completion ensures single access for all library members to over 15 million items in 333 libraries. [Full Announcement].

May 24, 2017

Innovative Interfaces, Inc. King Fahd University of Petroleum and Minerals Opens Access to Library Resources Regionwide. Innovative Interfaces announced that King Fahd University of Petroleum and Minerals has selected the Sierra integrated library system. [Full Announcement].

May 16, 2017

Innovative Interfaces, Inc. Wingate University selects Innovative to enhance user-focused experience. Innovative Interfaces announced that Ethel K. Smith Library at Wingate University in North Carolina has selected the Sierra integrated library system. [Full Announcement].

May 5, 2017

Innovative Interfaces, Inc. Innovative provides top choice solution for John B. Coleman Library at Prairie View A&M University. Innovative Interfaces announced that John B. Coleman Library at Prairie View A&M University has selected the Sierra library management system. [Full Announcement].

January 20, 2017

Innovative Interfaces, Inc. Innovative delivers new APIs and operational efficiencies in Sierra Release 3.0. Innovative Interfaces has launched Sierra Release 3.0 to deliver a streamlined user experience, greater operational efficiencies, and more robust integration across systems. [Full Announcement].

August 12, 2016

Innovative Interfaces, Inc. Four Millennium Academic Libraries in Ohio Select Sierra. Innovative has brought four more academic libraries in Ohio live on the latest version of Sierra. [Full Announcement].

August 3, 2016

Innovative Interfaces, Inc. Two Millennium libraries upgrade to the Innovative Sierra Solution. Innovative Interfaces, a leading provider of library automation software that empowers libraries globally, continues to see Millennium libraries adopt the latest solutions, with two more library partners upgrading to Sierra. [Full Announcement].

July 21, 2016

Innovative Interfaces, Inc. Four Innovative Library Partners Go Live on Sierra. Innovative Interfaces announced that four more library partners have gone live on Sierra. These successful implementations include three libraries who have migrated from Millennium, and one library who has joined the MOBIUS consortium in Missouri. [Full Announcement].

June 28, 2016

Innovative Interfaces, Inc. Innovative helps the University of Northampton fulfill its library’s strategic vision for the future. Innovative Interfaces announced the successful implementation of Sierra at the University of Northampton, as part of the institution's strategic vision to merge two campuses at the heart of the community. [Full Announcement].

June 21, 2016

Innovative Interfaces, Inc. University West in Sweden selects Sierra to enhance student discovery experience. Innovative Interfaces announced a new partnership with University West in Trollhättan, Sweden, delivering a comprehensive Sierra solution with fully-integrated electronic resource management (ERM) and Encore Duet discovery. [Full Announcement].

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