Lucidea Reveals New Archives Collections Management Solutions – ArchivEra and ArchivEssentia

VANCOUVER, British Columbia Vancouver-based software developer Lucidea will unveil its new archives collections management solutions at SAA 2018 in Washington DC in August. The applications are:

ArchivEra – their newest, feature packed collections management system for large and/or distributed archives, and ArchivEssentia—designed to fully equip smaller archives with the essentials of collections management.

ArchivEra and ArchivEssentia were developed from the ground up using LucideaCore technology, meaning they’re flexible, extensible and always up-to-date—solving today’s archiving challenges, and ready for tomorrow’s.

Based on best practices observed over 20 years of supporting their CuadraSTAR and Eloquent Archives clients, ArchivEra and ArchivEssentia delivers the world-class power and innovative technology you need to go beyond traditional collections management, with these essential features:

  • Off-the-shelf yet adaptable
  • Mobile access for visitors and staff
  • Dynamic, real-time portal for a rich online presence
  • Social media integration
  • Email integration; receive (and respond to) research requests via email
  • Full multimedia support
  • Reporting and metrics
  • Purpose-built, streamlined workflows
  • SaaS (vendor-hosted) option

This is Lucidea’s flagship archives collections management suite, for archives of any size and any budget. Both ArchivEra and ArchivEssentia offer the newest web-based technology and integration; the easiest information access and discovery capabilities; the highest levels of security; simple system administration; unprecedented flexibility and independence; exceptional value, and the best possible user experience.

For smaller archives clients, Lucidea has developed ArchivEssentia to fit needs and requirements, with flexible pricing based on number of users and storage space, and a suite of add-on options to consider at any time.

Lucidea’s archives specialists will be available on August 16th and 17th during the Society of American Archivists conference at Booth 510 to demonstrate the powerful and versatile capabilities that make them a valued technology partner in the archives community. Join the Lucidea team for demos and conversation about how ArchivEra or ArchivEssentia can help you with your archives collections management challenges.