Member Discounts

TBLC offers member libraries group discounts on library supplies and electronic resources. Group purchases leverage the group’s buying power, resulting in better pricing for all participants. For additional information about these and other group purchase offers, contact Vickie Frost at (813) 622-8252 (ext. 104).

Library Supplies

Brodart

TBLC members can take advantage of discounts with Brodart. Discounts include BJCS, Consumable Supplies, Furniture & Equipment, and free shipping on consumable orders over $100. Contact Adrienne Banzhaf, sales rep, for more information.

The Library Store

Click here to view more information about the discounts provided to TBLC members through The Library Store. Contact Shayla Hill for more information.

Demco

Click here for more information about our discount program with Demco. Contact Kris S. for more information.

Electronic Resources

Lyrasis Offers
TBLC member libraries receive discounts on LYRASIS classes and training as if they were direct LYRASIS members, supply discounts, electronic resource subscriptions, eligibility to participate in their webinars at no charge, and free listings on the LYRASIS Job Bank. View the Lyrasis Group Agent Member Flier for more information.

TumbleBooks
There are three products offered by TumbleBooks. These products are available by remote and in-house access. Pricing is available upon request for Readables and TalkingBooks.

OverDrive 
The TBLC OverDrive group coordinates 7 library group subscriptions. Florida Public Libraries with a population of under 100,000 are eligible to participate in the consortia OverDrive. Any current OverDrive cannot participate in the group. View Overdrive Collection

CatExpress
If your library needs basic copy cataloging and MARC record delivery for 250-7,000 titles per year, consider using CatExpress. Subscriptions are available for purchase by the following individual libraries (including those that are part of a group):

  • K-12, Special and Federal libraries
  • Public libraries – serving a population of 20,000 or fewer users
  • Academic and Community College libraries – with full-time equivalent enrollment of 2,500 or less

Note: If your library needs to create original cataloging records or it does not meet the subscription criteria for CatExpress above, then a full cataloging subscription is recommended.

WT Cox Information Services

 

For nearly 40 years WT Cox has been a trusted provider of information services to libraries nationwide. WT Cox provides customers with cost-effective subscription services as well as a full suite of product offerings. Learn more about our personalized approach to customer service and the many benefits we can provide to your library.

eStats – eStats securely tracks a library’s e-resource usage statistics, saving customers time and enabling libraries to make informed purchasing decisions.

Custom pricing for eStats is library specific and available to members upon request.  Discount offers do apply for consortia members.

Journal Finder – Our complete A-Z List, Link Resolver and ERM solution in one. Provide library users easy access to your electronic content with a clean, user friendly interface. Created by librarians…for library patrons! Journal Finder was developed by the staff at the University of North Carolina – Greensboro in 2000 and was the first OpenURL Link Resolver to go into production in the United States.

This project has been funded under the provisions of the Library Cooperative Grant program which is administered by the Florida Department of State’s Division of Library and Information Services

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