The Florida Academic Library Services Cooperative (FALSC) is deploying a new library system to replace our current system. This system supports many essential library services, including acquisition, cataloging, circulation, interlibrary loan, reserves, serials, and a public interface.
A phased implementation is planned with final go-live in July of 2018.
The overall system is called Sierra Encore Duet. It includes components from two companies, Innovative Interfaces, Inc (III) and EBSCO. III is the lead vendor. FALSC is planning on branding the user interface search box before first release. Main components include:
The corresponding components of our current system are:
This is one of the largest library integration projects in the country. The system contains:
There are many state-level Working Groups and subcommittees helping FALSC configure and implement the system. Broward College is well represented:
Discussion Group Liaisons