Trade Show Map
Vendors in Alphabetical Order
We are a not-for-profit, membership-based organization dedicated to serving libraries. At Amigos, we understand the needs and concerns faced by libraries and cultural heritage institutions. We’re librarians, too. That is why we take pride in being one of the largest library service networks in the nation. Whether it’s for continuing education, vendor discounts, or professional advice, we are here for you.
AtoZdatabases is the premier reference and marketing database marketed to library, academic and government institutions throughout the U.S. This simple, user-friendly, Web-based solution provides details on every business and every household within the U.S.
AWE Learning is the leading provider of digital learning tools for early learners, providing multi-curricular and STREAM aligned content to libraries in the U.S. and Canada.
Baker & Taylor
Baker & Taylor is a leading distributor of books, video and music products to libraries, institutions and retailers. We are passionate about book and entertainment products. Many of us have been here for a long time—20, 30, 40 years. We form deep and lasting bonds with our supplier partners and customers; and we always strive to delight the readers, viewers and listeners. We have been in business for over 180 years and have developed long-term relationships with major book and music labels. We have more than 36,000 customers in more than 120 countries.
Better World Books
Better World Books uses the power of business to change the world. We collect and sell books online to donate books and fund literacy initiatives worldwide. With more than 8 million new and used titles in stock, we’re a self-sustaining, triple-bottomline company that creates social, economic and environmental value for all our stakeholders.
BiblioCommons is the developer of a suite of hosted “Software as a Service” solutions that deliver an integrated “social discovery” experience to the online customers of public libraries. The heart of our offering is BiblioCore, which replaces all search and account management functionality of the library’s traditional Online Public Access Catalog (OPAC). We didn’t set out to create a better online catalog. Our origins were as a nonprofit, online youth literacy initiative. But along the way we discovered the power of the local OPAC as a gateway to broad participation and engagement.
We are dedicated to public libraries with fewer than 300,000 holdings. We don’t deal with school libraries, academic libraries or special libraries. That’s a promise we’ve made to our customers. Our Apollo automation system is award winning. Its elegance stems from its development within the public library environment along with fresh, Internet-savvy thinking, without baggage of past software or corporate mergers. Our hosted-only, redundant server approach server means you don’t worry with servers and software upgrades. It provides for fast, easy integration with third party entities like e-books, databases, state catalogs, etc.
Today we employ over 350 people across the globe with a core expertise in delivering a comprehensive range of library-based digital, RFID, Electromagnetic (EM) Tattle-Tape™, EM/RFID hybrid and barcode self-service products, services and solutions. Expanding upon our core product range, bibliotheca has a strong commitment to develop and introduce cutting-edge digital library solutions including the cloudLibrary eBook and audiobook lending service.
Bond Architects provides architecture, interior design and planning solutions to a wide range of educational, municipal and commercial clients. Our projects, practice and people have been recognized for their commitment to enhancing communities, advancing education and promoting sustainability.
At Book Systems we provide state-of-the-art software and services for library and textbook/asset management. Today, our core values have led us to develop and deliver stress-free cloud computing technology, customer-driven features, and hands down, the best support in the industry.
Bound to Stay Bound
Bound to Stay Bound is the foremost bindery in the U.S. when it comes to children’s books. BTSB offers a wide range of services and guarantees to make sure that our pre-bound books last longer than any other editions available on the market.
Since 1939 libraries have been able to turn to Brodart for everything from shelf-ready books to electronic ordering systems, high quality furniture, and supplies. From humble beginnings, Brodart has grown to become an international company, serving libraries from the Northwest Territories to the Pacific Rim, with facilities in the United States and Canada. Brodart truly has evolved into a full-service library company.
Capira Technologies offers many services to fit the ever-growing mobile and online marketplaces. Our primary services are based in native mobile application and website development. We take great pride in our custom development work. From layout to completion, each client is welcomed as part of our extended family of extremely satisfied clients.
Children’s Plus, Inc. specializes in children’s and young adult books; offering the best in quality, service and selection. With nearly 300,000 titles and over 20,000 favorites in our guaranteed library editions, custom book lists and hand-selected featured titles, we help you build your best library—PreK to YA!
The Clark Enersen Partners was founded in 1946 in Lincoln, Neb., by architect Ken Clark and landscape architect Larry Enersen, Harvard classmates who believed that we achieve our best work through collaboration. That spirit continues today, with offices in Nebraska, Missouri, Kansas and Oregon. We take a holistic approach to design, offering architecture, master planning, landscape architecture and interior design, as well as civil, mechanical, electrical and structural engineering. These team members work together from the earliest stages of planning through construction to ensure that site, structure, systems and interiors function together seamlessly.
Dake Wells Architecture
Dake Wells Architecture is a design-centered practice specializing in architecture, interiors and graphics, with an emphasis on progressive and sustainable design solutions. The firm is committed to raising the level of architectural design excellence in the region, and has been recognized with numerous local, regional and national awards. Located at 134 Park Central Square in downtown Springfield, Mo., Dake Wells Architecture’s reputation is growing as a leader in intelligent design solutions for progressive clients. For more information, visit www.dake-wells.com.
EBSCO provides discovery services, online research content (databases, archives, e-books, e-journals & e-packages) and subscription management services for all types of libraries. For more information, visit the EBSCO website at www.ebsco.com. EBSCO Information Services is a division of EBSCO Industries Inc., a family-owned company since 1944.
Founded in 1902, SLIM is the oldest school of library and information studies in the western half of the United States and offers courses at six program sites in Colorado, Kansas, Oregon and Utah. SLIM is the only program in Kansas accredited by the American Library Association, and offers a two-year, 36-credit-hour Master of Library Science that prepares students for careers as information professionals in all types of libraries and information agencies. SLIM also offers a Ph.D. program that prepares scholars and leaders for the library and information community. The School Library Media Licensure program is accredited by the National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE).
Express Press is the place to go for your custom T-shirts, embroidered shirts and screen printing needs. Design and order screen-printed or embroidered shirts for anybody and any occasion. Artists are welcome, but you don’t need any artistic skills to get your one-of-a-kind shirt.
Gale Cengage Learning
For more than 60 years, Gale, a Cengage company has partnered with libraries around the world to empower the discovery of knowledge and insights by all people, for all purposes. Knowledge is power, and the act of learning is empowering. Access to knowledge offers learners an opportunity to discover the motivation and inspiration vital to making a positive contribution in not only their own lives, but the rest of the world. That’s why Gale provides libraries with original and curated content, as well as the modern research tools that are crucial in connecting libraries to learning, and learners to libraries.
Goldminds Publishing distributes quality fiction and nonfiction worldwide. Our mission is to publish talented and enduring authors; to excite and inspire readers; and to enrich the literary heritage of our community. We seek to produce books for all ages that celebrate imagination, innovation, courage and the diversity of authentic experiences of our time.
Grooms Office Environments
Grooms Office Environments has a 39-year history in Springfield and all of Southwest Missouri as a full-service commercial furniture dealership. Grooms started with two employees as a simple filing company and today we are an award-winning authorized Herman Miller dealership servicing our clients of all sizes.
Information School at University of Missouri
The School’s mission is to improve the professional practice of information specialists and learning technologists; advance research on information, learning, and performance; disseminate knowledge, products, and services to improve the quality of life for all; and advance the economic well-being of Missouri and the nation.
Ingram Content Group
Books—printed ones, digital ones, in all their formats and the technology that keeps them moving across the globe—these are our passions and for more than 50 years they have been what we have worked to perfect every day at Ingram Content Group. The world is reading, and it is our goal to connect as many people to the content they want in the simplest ways.
Innovative (www.iii.com) partners with thousands of libraries of all types to help them achieve success. Serving libraries in 66 countries, the company provides complete library automation solutions that include mobile access, digital asset management, resource sharing, discovery, and reporting tools. Innovative’s staff includes nearly 350 library and technology experts, with more than 100 degreed librarians, that stay in close contact with customers through formal development partnerships and conversations at Innovative User Group meetings on four continents. The company is headquartered in Emeryville, Calif. with offices in Syracuse, N.Y.; Blacksburg, Va; Dublin, Ireland, and beyond.
ITC Systems is an international company specializing in cashless Integrated Transaction Control Systems. We design, develop and implement state-of-the-art cash card management systems on university campuses, in academic and public libraries, government departments, food service environments and other closed institutional settings.
Lazerware supports more than 70 libraries spanning over 14,000 square miles. That means, on any given day, Lazerware is responsible for over 1400 devices, of which over 900 are computer workstations. You won’t find an OUT OF ORDER sign on any of them. Our team of specially trained technicians is dedicated to supporting our library family.
Librarian411.org Missouri Department of Mental Health
Librarian411.org features free web-based training videos that were developed to help front-line library workers better serve patrons with mental illness and/or developmental disabilities. Librarian411.org was created by the Missouri Department of Mental Health and the Missouri State Library with funding from the Library Services and Technology Act (LSTA).
The Missouri Association of School Librarians (MASL) is the premier professional organization for library media specialists that work in Missouri schools.
Midwest Genealogy Center
The Midwest Genealogy Center is one of the nation’s preeminent resources for family history, providing access to almost 750,000 on-site materials. The Genealogy Center features 52,000 square feet of space to house all of the U.S. and international resources and technology that genealogists need to research.
Midwest Tape/Hoopla Digital
We speak library. Anytime. Anywhere. Movies, music, audiobooks, e-books, comics and TV shows. That’s why Hoopla was created. Regardless of the time of day, where you are, what you’re doing, or what your mood may desire, Hoopla can help to make it more satisfying with six different entertainment formats, all in a single app.
Missouri State Library
The Missouri State Library promotes the development and improvement of library services throughout the state, provides direct library and information service in support of the executive and legislative branches of Missouri state government and strives to ensure all Missourians have equal access to library services.
Missouri State University
Missouri State University is a public, comprehensive university system with a mission in public affairs. Our purpose is to develop fully educated persons with a focus on ethical leadership, cultural competence and community engagement.
MO Humanities Council
The Missouri Humanities Council (MHC) is a 501(c)(3), nonprofit organization that was created in 1971 under authorizing legislation from the U.S. Congress to serve as one of the 56 state and territorial humanities councils that are affiliated with the National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH). MHC provides programming that encourages family reading, highlights Missouri’s heritage, supports creative writing by veterans, and assists local museums, libraries, and other organizations promoting education—facilitating public conversations on topics that include history, religion, archaeology, anthropology, philosophy, literature, law, ethics and languages.
MOBIUS is a vibrant, collaborative partnership of libraries providing access to shared information resources, services and expertise.
The Missouri Research and Education Network (MOREnet) provides Internet connectivity, access to Internet2, technical services, resources and support, as well as technical training to Missouri’s public sector entities, including K-12 schools, colleges and universities, public libraries, health care, government and other affiliated organizations.
Movie Licensing USA
Movie Licensing USA offers a Public Performance License, on behalf of most major motion picture studios, to K12 schools so they can legally show movies.
National Network of Libraries of Medicine
The mission of the National Network of Libraries of Medicine (NN/LM) is to advance the progress of medicine and improve the public health by providing all U.S. health professionals with equal access to biomedical information and improving the public’s access to information to enable them to make informed decisions about their health. The program is coordinated by the National Library of Medicine and carried out through a nationwide network of health science libraries and information centers.
A library learning and marketing tool with ready-to-use online tutorials for the e-resources you already offer, beautiful marketing tools to promote your e-resources, and an easy way to create your own tutorials.
Ozark Mountain Publishing
Ozark Mountain Publishing, located in the hills of the Ozark Mountains, was founded by Johnny & Dolores Cannon in 1992. Their mission was and continues to be to provide readers with accurate, interesting and educational information that opens the mind to fascinating possibilities. Ozark publishes only nonfiction metaphysical and spiritual books. The books cover subjects including: self-help, spiritual, New Age, meditation, dowsing, healing, metaphysics and UFOs, to mention a few. The information is provided in many forms: CDs, DVDs, audiobooks, and e-books as well as in the standard book form. Ozark Mountain Publishing’s author base is world-wide and multi-talented in various metaphysical fields such as: channeling, automatic writing, healing, hypnosis, meditation, Tarot reading, talking with angels, talking with guides, talking with God, astrology, numerology and counseling. Our motto is: Taking Readers Beyond The Unexplained! We hope that you will take the journey with us and explore the possibilities of the universe and beyond.
The staff at Paragon Architecture have been providing architectural services in Missouri since 2003. With over 60+ combined years as a collaborative team, our firm provides our clients with a cohesiveness rarely seen in other firms. Paragon is united by a common strategy: a reputation for creative thinking and focused expertise in design. The Paragon Approach brings the whole team to the drafting table, fusing our client’s needs, our firm’s knowledge, and our consultants’ wisdom to meet the specific needs of each project. The Paragon Approach puts our clients on our team.
Penguin Random House
The mission of the Penguin Random House Library Marketing Department is to put great books into the hands of librarians before they are published, as well as to provide resources to assist with Readers’ Advisory, event programming, and Book Club planning. Connect with us on Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, Tumblr, Instagram, and Scribd under PRHLibrary.
Playaway products deliver a world of digital content to all ages through our audio, video, and tablets in libraries, schools and military installations.
Publisher of fiction and non-fiction books.
Recorded Books is the largest independent publisher of unabridged audiobooks and provider of digital media to consumer, retail, professional, school, library and infotainment markets. The company owns an exclusive catalog of thousands of audiobook titles narrated by professional, award-winning actors. Recorded Books provides digital audiobooks and e-books, as well as other compelling third-party content, including digital magazines and films, through its proprietary RBdigital Gateway platform. The company operates in the United Kingdom through its W.F. Howes subsidiary and in Australia through its Wavesound subsidiary. Recorded Books was founded in 1979 and is headquartered in Prince Frederick, Md.
ReferenceUSA is the leading provider in business and consumer research! Offering a full-service platform, ReferenceUSA helps users create marketing plans, conduct competitive analysis, raise funds, and locate people. Our database selections and real-time access to more than 25 million businesses, 254 million consumers, new businesses, new homeowners and movers, make research easy and fast! Our quality information helps researchers, students and job-seekers save time and money.
Sapp Design Associates Architects is a full-service architectural firm that focuses on designing projects that are not only great in design, but truly do meet the needs and budget of each client. SDA has a diverse portfolio of public and private projects that are a testimony to the vast knowledge and innovative thinking that our dedicated designers bring to every project.
SFS Architecture designs spaces that enrich people, organizations and communities. Design is what we do; it’s what we love. And what we love most is design that is dynamic and sustainable, enduring and enriching; design that builds relationships between people, their communities and the larger environment.
Show Me Libraries
Show Me Libraries is a nonpartisan political action committee created to support the advocacy efforts of Missouri’s public libraries. Show Me Libraries was formed in October 2015.
At SirsiDynix, we are committed to our library customers and the communities they serve. Together with libraries, we help communities thrive by connecting people with library resources that educate and inspire. Our commitment extends beyond software and technical support—it means genuine service, to our libraries and to the industry.
Southwest Solutions Group
The Midwest Genealogy Center is one of the nation’s preeminent resources for family history, providing access to almost three-quarter of a million onsite materials. The Genealogy Center features 52,000 sq. ft. of space to house all of the U.S. and international resources and technology genealogists need to research.
ST Imaging/RMC Imaging
ST Imaging is a leading worldwide manufacturer and distributor of microfilm scanners and other micrographic collection scanning solutions. The company manufactures and distributes collection scanning solutions that are available worldwide through a network of authorized resellers and are supported by ST Imaging’s comprehensive fulfillment, training, support, warranty and repair services.
Tech Logic focuses exclusively on serving libraries. As a caring industry pioneer, we serve all patrons and staff by offering the most innovative and reliable solutions for your library. Our truly American-designed and manufactured products transform the tedium associated with material handling & automation, patron self-service, security systems, education technology, mobile device management, etc. Tech Logic delivers streamlined, cost-effective and people-centric patented products and processes, enhancing the user experience for all members of your community.
The Book Farm
The Book Farm, Inc. is your best source of books for libraries, public schools and nonprofit organizations. We carry thousands of titles from hundreds of publishers, so we have what you need. One of our expert sales representatives will be glad to help you build your collection.
The Library Corporation
The Library Corporation was established in 1974 with one purpose: To serve libraries with advanced automation and cataloging solutions. Thousands of libraries rely on TLC to ease operations and stay ahead of the ever-growing technology curve. When you partner with us, you’re assured of product continuity, ongoing development and support, corporate stability, and customer service that is unmatched in the automation industry. TLC is the company you can depend on.
Thrift Books Global
ThriftBooks sells millions of used books at the lowest everyday prices. We personally assess every book's quality and offer rare, out-of-print treasures. We deliver the joy of reading in 100% recycled packaging with free standard shipping on U.S. orders over $10. Thriftbooks.com – Read More. Save More.
At Turtleback Books, we are dedicated to providing children and adults with the most popular literature in a sturdy hardcover library binding created for the highly demanding school and library environment.
US Securities & Exchange
The mission of the SEC is to protect investors; maintain fair, orderly, and efficient markets; and facilitate capital formation. The SEC strives to promote a market environment that is worthy of the public’s trust.
WT Cox Information Services is known industry-wide for our outstanding service standards! There is a variety of companies that can offer serials management or subscription services to your library but not many can say that they have served libraries for over 40 years.
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