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Emeryville, CA, United States, 2013/07/02 - California's Black Gold Cooperative Library System (BGCLS) has selected SkyRiver, Innovative's comprehensive cataloging service offering unprecedented record quality and ease of use, for its six libraries - III.com.
June 28 - The group will use SkyRiver for downloading, editing, and contributing records to their local and shared catalogs, which totals over 450,000 records. Black Gold is migrating to SkyRiver from OCLC's Connexion®
Tom Jacobson, Director of Resource Sharing for Innovative, says: "Public library consortia have chosen SkyRiver because they appreciate the service’s clean, fresh approach to providing cataloging metadata, and find the records they need with minimal duplication. We're thrilled to welcome BGCLS to our growing network of public and academic library users."
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About Black Gold Library Cooperative
Founded in 1964, the Black Gold Cooperative Library System was formed for the purpose of increasing the quality and quantity of library services through shared resources. Black Gold serves public libraries in three counties on the Central Coast; its members are Santa Barbara Public Library, Paso Robles Public Library, San Luis Obispo City/County Library, Santa Maria Public Library, Lompoc Public Library, and Blanchard Community Library in Santa Paula. A shared integrated library system (ILS), delivery to the main branches at each jurisdiction, and a significant collection of downloadable titles are the current core services.
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Innovative (iii.com) is dedicated to providing leading technology solutions and services that empower libraries and enrich their users worldwide. Innovative offers the broadest and most complete portfolio of library automation products on the market today. Innovative.s flagship library services platform, Sierra, is the most rapidly adopted product in library automation history. The company's versatile and market-leading solutions also include the Millennium ILS, the Encore discovery application, Electronic Resource Management, the SkyRiver cataloging service, and INN-Reach resource sharing. Customers are supported through a 24/7/52 Help Desk, Innovative University, and the CSDirect Web support center. A recognized leader in library automation software, Innovative has introduced technological advancements for over 30 years. Headquartered in Emeryville, California, Innovative serves thousands of libraries in over 50 countries and has offices around the world.