Emeryville, CA. Innovative announced today that Elgin County Library in Ontario, Canada has selected the Sierra Library Services Platform and will migrate from a Symphony system provided by SirsiDynix. The library offers approximately 220,000 items in print and electronic formats to its community.
"Innovative has been serving Canadian public libraries for many years and will apply this experience in support of ECL," says Bill Schickling, SVP of Global Sales. "Sierra will provide optimal library workflows for library staff, services that matter to public library patrons such as robust discovery, and open architecture that will allow ECL to leverage new technologies in an ever-growing technology ecosystem."
Symphony is a trademark of SirsiDynix.
About Elgin County Library
Elgin County Library provides a welcoming, inclusive and supportive environment that fosters lifelong learning, creative expression, community engagement and cultural vitality in harmony with a rural way of life. The library operates 10 branches serving a population of 50,000 residents along the shores of Lake Erie in Southwestern Ontario. On the Web: www.elgincounty.ca/library.
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.