Customer Support Assistance

If you are new to Innovative support or here for further assistance, below are some simple questions and answers that may prove to be useful.
  • 1. What is CSDirect and what should I use it for?

    CSDirect is your primary source for Sierra, Millennium, and Encore documentation and training materials.

    Please visit the Supportal for all announcements and release notes.

  • 2. What is the Supportal?

    The Innovative Customer Support Portal, or Supportal provides support resources and information including:

    • A solutions knowledgebase
    • The Help Desk for managing and creating tickets
    • Announcements
    • Release notes
    • Contact management tools
  • 3. What do I do if I forgot my password?
    The fastest resolution is to contact your Site Coordinator. They have access to manage your contact information in the Supportal, including your password.
  • 4. How do I create a ticket with Innovative Customer Support?

    If you are a registered support contact and have a Supportal role that allows for ticket management, you will use the Help Desk on the home page of the Supportal to create new tickets. Please provide as much information as possible.

    If you do not have permissions for ticket creation, please contact your Site Coordinator.

  • 5. I am experiencing issues with CSDirect. What should I do?

    There are a variety of factors which influence your online experience. Often the first step is to determine if the issue is unique to your computer or browser. Clearing the cache of your browser or running the browser in incognito mode are recommended first steps in troubleshooting any issues you may experience on Innovative Customer Support web sites. This helps to remove any variables specific to your browser settings and determines if your specific browser settings are impacting your experience.

    Use the links provided below for information on how to clear the cache for popular browsers.




    Internet Explorer:

    Alternatively, you can run your browser in incognito mode. Incognito mode, also referred to as Private Browsing, In Private mode, or Private Window, is a privacy setting in some web browsers which will disable browsing history and the web cache.

    If the web site performs as expected in incognito mode, then the issue is most likely related to information stored in your specific browser settings.

If you need further assistance on these or any other topics, please create a ticket in the Supportal.

Contact Us

If you are a registered library contact, please Sign in to our Supportal to access full online content and the ticketing system.
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