) eBook lending service was recently integrated into Innovative
Interfaces' Encore discovery application. 3M Library Systems and
technology solutions provider Innovative Interfaces together
completed the task.
This latest integration is expected to improve the reading
experience while offering an user-friendly application. It offers
users to discover, place holds, and check out eBooks within the
Encore interface. The search results display helpful eBook icons,
availability status of the books and the number of copies
available. The user experience is further enhanced through the
personalized browse option and the patron page, which allow users
to see what items they have checked out or are on hold.
The strategic move by 3M is intended to increase e-book
circulation and provide all the possible benefits and convenience
to the user. Innovative's Encore discovery application helps
users to identify and implement the right solution for any
discovery or data intensive challenge.
3M remains focused on inventing new products to maintain its
competitive advantage worldwide. The company continues to invest
in diverse product offerings and technological solutions to
capitalize on emerging business propositions.
3M, together with its subsidiaries, operates as a diversified
technology company with manufacturing operations spread over 70
countries. The company aims to deliver, innovative security
solutions to businesses and governments worldwide, thus
maintaining the security of people and documents.
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