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December 19, 2018

Patron Point Urbandale Public Library (IA) selects Patron Point. Patron Point announced that the Urbandale Public Library has selected Patron Point as its patron relationship management system. "We want to explore more patron-centered communications that draw upon an individual’s interests," states Julie Wells, Director of the Urbandale Public Library. “That way we can deepen our relationships with patrons and, ultimately, increase use of our collections, services, and programs.” [Full Announcement].

October 7, 2014

Innovative Interfaces, Inc. Twenty-Two recent Go-Lives underline Sierra's international success. Innovative announced today that 23 libraries in 11 countries have gone live with the Sierra Library Services Platform in a recent 6-week period. The [Full Announcement].

September 16, 2014

Innovative Interfaces, Inc. Four Polaris ILS Systems go live in four-week period. Innovative announced that in the past four weeks, four libraries have gone live on Polaris ILS, including Irving Public Library (Irving, TX), Urbandale Public Library (Urbandale, IA), Pleasant Hill Public Library (Pleasant Hill, IA), and Moorpark City Library (Moorpark, CA) [Full Announcement].

June 26, 2014

Innovative Interfaces, Inc. Irving Public Library (TX), Pleasant Hill Public Library (IA), and Urbandale Public Library (IA) choose Polaris ILS. Innovative announced that 3 public libraries have selected the Polaris Integrated Library System: Irving Public Library (TX) is moving from SirsiDynix Symphony and has an annual circulation of 1,377,286 with 531,380 print holdings; Pleasant Hill Public Library (IA) is moving from Follett Destiny and has an annual circulation of 87,472 with 37,427 print holdings, and Urbandale Public Library (IA) is moving from SirsiDynix Symphony and has an annual circulation of 644,028 with 130,897 print holdings. [Full Announcement].