In 1982, St. Louis Regional Library Network began cooperative purchasing with vendors to provide discounted rates for their members. Today discounts are available from many vendors including Perma Bound, W.T. Cox, and Demco.The vendors have been provided with a current list of libraries who are members and eligible for these discounts.
The Cooperative Purchasing Manual is a list of vendors who provide these discounts to St. Louis Regional Library Network members. This service is intended to provide a cost savings to Network members, to promote Network membership by providing monetary savings on the purchase of various items.
Vendors participating in the program include:
|Baker & Taylor||Ingram|
|Booksource||The Library Store|
|Bound to Stay Bound Books, Inc.||K-Log, Inc.|
|Brodart Books||Mackin Educational Resources|
|Brodart Supplies||Midwest Library Services|
|Capstone Publishers||Perma-Bound Books/Hertzberg-New Method, Inc.|
|Children’s Plus Inc.||Plastic Fulfillment, Inc.|
|Data 2, Inc.||Rainbow Book Company|
|Demco||University Products, Inc.|
|Follett School Solutions, Inc.||WT Cox Subscriptions|
If you already have a password, the manual may be accessed here: Cooperative Purchasing Manual
To obtain the password send an email to: firstname.lastname@example.org