Clarivate selected by the National Library Board of Singapore to play a role in building the libraries of the future
Provide Innovative software solutions for library staff and patrons across the country
London, UK, August 8, 2022 – Clarivate Plc (NYSE: CLVT), a global leader in providing insights and trusted information to accelerate the pace of innovation, has been selected by the National Library Board of Singapore (NLB) to provide software solutions of Innovative Library, part of Clarivate, to support the NLB Libraries and Archives Master Plan 2025 (LAB25).
Under the contract, Innovative’s Polaris Integrated Library System (ILS) and Vega Discover applications will be used by NLB as automation solutions for its library staff and customers across Singapore. These solutions will help improve the library experience for staff and patrons, whether in the library or online.
With decades of experience, Innovative has implemented and supported systems in some of the largest public libraries in the world. This expertise, coupled with a shared vision for a personalized library experience, has proven to NLB that Innovative is committed to redefining the standards of library automation and discovery for decades to come.
“We are very proud to provide our solutions as essential components to accelerate progress in bringing to life NLB’s blueprint for the future of libraries,” said Jerre Stead, Executive Chairman and CEO of Clarivate. “At Clarivate, our mission is to help our customers solve some of the world’s most complex problems and providing our solutions to NLB is another great example of how we are helping our customers rethink the future.”
Established in 1995, the National Library Board of Singapore promotes reading, learning and history through its network of libraries, the National Library and National Archives of Singapore. LAB25 (Libraries and Archives Blueprint 2025) is an initiative of the NLB to collaborate with partners and the community to reinvent libraries and archives in Singapore.
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Amy Bourke Waite
Director of External Communications (Universities and Government)