September 14, 2011 -- Emeryville, CA. Innovative announced today that Tacoma Public Library has selected the Millennium ILS along with the Encore discovery application.
"Our staff evaluated several products in an extensive review process; and, after much consideration, recommended Millennium to Tacoma Public Library's Board of Trustees," says Susan Odencrantz, Director of the Tacoma Public Library. "We are very excited about Millennium and the upcoming improvements that the Encore interface will deliver, such as Community Reviews and tagging."
Odencrantz continues: "Behind the scenes, Millennium offers substantial increases in efficiency for staff, as well as providing an excellent product at an extremely competitive price."
The Library will also offer new SMS text-messaging for library notices and a multi-lingual Encore interface for patrons.
About Tacoma Public Library
Founded in 1893, the Tacoma Public Library serves the 198,000 residents of Tacoma, Washington through a downtown Main Library, two regional libraries and five neighborhood libraries. The library is recognized for its extensive collection of books, photographs and original databases focusing on the history and growth of Tacoma and the South Sound region. The downtown Main Library features a Job and Education Center and a digital media StoryLab designed to help teens to tell their stories through film, music, photography and illustration.
About Innovative Interfaces
Innovative creates cutting-edge products that allow libraries to succeed in a modern technology environment and the freedom to implement solutions that best meet their specific needs. The company's versatile and market-leading solutions include: the Sierra Services Platform, the Millennium ILS, the Encore Synergy discovery application, Electronic Resource Management, and INN-Reach resource sharing. An established company with a vision for the future, Innovative connects with thousands of libraries of all types in over 50 countries. Innovative's commitment to service is reflected by its 24/7/365 Help Desk, Innovative University, and the CSDirect Web support center. The company is located in Emeryville, California with offices around the world.