Exhibitors are listed below, alphabetically:

A - B - C - D - E - F - G - H - I - J - K - L - M - N - O - P - Q - R - S - T - U - V - W - X - Y - Z - Exhibit Hall Hours


A B Enterprises - Sale and service of digital microfilm Machines.

ABDO Publishing - Library print and digital books, databases.

AWE Learning - AWE Learning provides comprehensive digital learning and literacy solutions for early childhood education. Through our dedication to high quality, STREAM-aligned content that is easy to use, we collaborate with educators to enhance their role as community leaders in the pursuit of learning.


Baker & Taylor - Baker & Taylor, a Follett company, is the premier worldwide distributor of digital and print books and entertainment products. We love books and leverage our unsurpassed distribution network to deliver rich content in multiple formats, anytime and anywhere, to readers worldwide. Baker & Taylor offers cutting-edge digital media services and innovative technology platforms to thousands of publishers, libraries and retailers globally.

BiblioBoard - BiblioBoard, the PatronsFirst digital library, offers tools that empower libraries to thrive as influential centers for their local creative communities. BiblioBoard's community engagement tools equip libraries to support self-published authors, local artists, new musicians and more through programming, curatorial tools and unlimited, multi-user access of multimedia collections to all patrons.

Bibliotheca - Bibliotheca is dedicated to the development of solutions that help sustain and grow libraries around the world. Our products are designed to provide a welcoming, intuitive and seamless environment for those that use the library.

Bookish Birds - Book-themed gifts and ornaments. Smart gifts for smart people!

Bookmarks - Bookmarks is a literary arts nonprofit dedicated to connecting readers with authors at our annual Festival of Books & Authors, our year-round Authors in Schools program, and at free and ticketed events throughout the year at our new community gathering space and nonprofit independent bookstore.

Bound to Stay Bound Books - We provide prebound juvenile library books with full processing and automation support available.

Britannica Digital Learning - Educational Online Resources

Brodart Co. - Since Brodart pioneered the book jacket cover in 1939, we have concentrated exclusively on helping libraries better serve their patrons. Today, no other provider can match Brodart's comprehensive range of book processing/cataloging services, supplies and furnishings, and custom furniture. Our singular focus and specialized expertise enable us to solve problems that others cannot. In short, Brodart knows libraries.


Carolina Furnishing + Design, LLC - Full service Furnishing and Design Company.

Carrick Enterprises - Information Literacy Assessment.

Chatstaff - Chatstaff is a service for libraries interested in creating a new virtual reference program or expanding an existing one. We are proud to be a service for libraries run by librarians. The service is owned and run by four ALA-accredited librarians with a total of 56 years of professional expertise.

Children's Plus, Inc. - 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!

Comprise Technologies - Comprise Technologies leads the way with PC Access, Print & Copy, plus fine payments in ONE Unified Product line that is compatible with every leading ILS. This PCI-Compliant solution encompasses point of sale, online payments, self-service kiosks and credit card terminals with a full portfolio of consolidated reports.

Creative Force - Creative Force provides graphic design and creative direction to help libraries achieve their communication goals - graphic installations, print design and web design. Creative Force has had the privilege of serving the Forsyth County Public Library for 15 years. Projects have included Children's Department entrance archways, annual report and brochure design.


DIGITALIA, Inc. - DIGITALIA is a world leader provider of hispanic content databases for academic institutions and public libraries. DIGITALIA also offers the most complete multi-lingual collection of movies and documentaries in streaming.

Discovery Toys - Top quality, unconditionally guaranteed, child-powered, educational toys, books, and games for children of all ages.

DLSG at Image Access - Best value 21st Century hybrid-library digitization products: scan, copy, fax, and click to order POD book printing, hardback/paperback in single quantities and up. DLSG also leads in digital archival and ILL/Digital Document Delivery. Learn why over 70% of students at US universities are served by DLSG digitization systems.

DuraSpace - DuraSpace is your nonprofit partner to meet today's access and preservation challenges. We provide services that enable long term access and preservation of your digital assets, including DuraCloud, an easy and cost effective way to archive, share and manage content in the cloud; and DSpaceDirect, a low-cost hosted repository service.


East Carolina University Master of Library Science - The library science program at ECU has prepared library professionals since 1939 with a high-tech and hands-on emphasis, providing a web-based course of study using new and emerging technologies.

EBSCO Information Services (Sponsor) - EBSCO provides discovery services, online research content (databases, archives, e-books, e-journals & e-packages) and subscription management services for all types of libraries. EBSCO Information Services is a division of EBSCO Industries Inc., a family owned company since 1944.

Emery-Pratt Co. - Distributing books, e-books, and a/v material from more than 195,000 publishing sources to libraries and hospitals nationwide for more that 140 years. We welcome your order via emery-pratt.com, EDI, fax, phone, or mail.

Equinox Open Library Initiative - Equinox Open Library Initiative is a nonprofit, founded in 2007, by the developers the Evergreen open source ILS. Equinox also supports the Koha ILS and FulfILLment (for ILL). Our services include hosting, technical support, training, migration, consulting and software development. Let us empower your library with open source technologies!


FaxScan24 Fax & Scan Kiosks - FaxScan24 is an affordable and easy-to-use self-service fax & scan kiosk. Patrons can easily send faxes and email scanned documents using credit, debit or prepaid fax cards as payment. No library cost. No staffing required.


Gale, a Cengage Company - 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.



Infobase - Infobase supports the school and library community with award-winning digital reference content, including online databases, eBooks, and streaming video. Its well-known brands include Facts On File, The World Almanac®, Films Media Group, and Learn360.

Ingram Content Group - Ingram Library Services delivers innovative systems and assistance in developing and maintaining your library's collection. We offer expert collection development services from MLS-degreed librarians who help position your library for the future through our vast ordering tools, collection analytics and customized cataloging and processing.

Innovative Interfaces - Innovative provides leading technology solutions and services that empower libraries and enrich their users worldwide. With one of the most comprehensive portfolios of library automation products on the market, we serve academic, public, national, corporate and special libraries and consortia in 66 countries worldwide.



Kaplan Early Learning Company - Kaplan Early Learning Company provides developmentally appropriate educational products to families and we are a total solution for early childhood educators - offering everything from cribs for your infant/toddler classroom, to curricula for your preschool classroom, and family engagement materials for your elementary classroom.

KwikBoost/Staples (Sponsor) - KwikBoost designs, manufactures and markets mobile device charging stations, power tables, charging lockers, integratable power/charging solutions, and custom solutions built for convenience and improve how people charge their devices while on the go. KwikBoost products power the technology that connects us to the people, activities, and experiences we love.

Koios - Koios helps libraries show up online in search engines and social media. We apply the best practices of digital marketing and search engine optimization to propel libraries to the top of local search results. You know what your community needs--we know how to get it in front of them.


Lerner Books - Fiction and Nonfiction books, ebooks, interactive ebooks & audiobooks -- PreK - 12.

Library Partners Press - The idea behind Library Partners Press is to publish quality books (of any length and size, in both electronic and print-on-demand formats) created by Wake Forest University and North Carolina library patrons and friends. LP Press is a cooperative program established by Wake Forest University, ZSR Library, and Digital Publishing @ Wake, for the purpose of collecting, publishing, and delivering content created by library patrons everywhere. LPP will routinely select and publish the best book proposals, and render the content as widely distributable texts.

Local Government Federal Credit Union - LGFCU is a not-for-profit, full service financial cooperative. We are the only statewide credit union exclusively serving municipal and county employees, elected/appointed officials, volunteers and their families. We offer Checking, Share and Money Market accounts; auto, home and personal loans; Individual Retirement Account (IRAs); credit cards, insurance and more.

LYRASIS - LYRASIS, a non-profit membership organization, partners with member libraries, archives and museums to create, access and manage information with an emphasis on digital content, while building and sustaining collaboration, enhancing operations and technology, and increasing buying power.


McFarland - Non-fiction Books

MCNC - MCNC provides broadband communications technology services and support to all public school districts in North Carolina. The community also includes: 17 institutions of the UNC System and General Administration; 95 North Carolina Charter Schools; 27 of the 36 North Carolina Independent Colleges and Universities; 58 North Carolina Community Colleges.

Mergent, Inc. - For over 100 years, Mergent, Inc. has been a leading provider of business and financial information on public and private companies globally. Mergent has partnered with Dun & Bradstreet and offers solutions for academic research, small business research, and individuals or veterans looking for a new job.

Midwest Tape - Midwest Tape offers hoopla Digital services, and we sell physical AV material to libraries across the nation. We offer value added services to libraries like OCLC cataloging, processing, and standing order programs.

Mission Bell Media (Sponsor) - MBM is a library publisher specializing in career and professional development titles for librarians in the areas of leadership, mentoring and innovation. Our content is engaging, conversational and affordable and has received high praise in publications such as Library Journal, Choice and Against the Grain.


National Network of Libraries of Medicine - The goal of the NNLM is to advance the progress of medicine and improve public health by providing U.S. health professionals with equal access to biomedical information and improving individual's access to information to enable them to make informed decisions about their health.

NC LIVE (Sponsor)- With all-inclusive free access to premium electronic content (including books, journals, audiobooks, videos, magazines, newspapers, and language-learning tools), proxy services, responsive instruction, and web design services, NC LIVE provides the content and tools for libraries across the state to maximize online impact and service for their communities.

The New York Times - The New York Times is the national "newspaper of record" and winner of 122 Pulitzer Prizes. In publication since 1851, its layout includes digital, video, and print; covering break news stories, editorials, opinions, business, sports, arts, science, home, travel, and other special features.

Norma Jewelry And Accessories - Fashion and hand made jewelry, handbags, scarves and accessories.


OCLC - OCLC is a nonprofit global library cooperative providing shared technology services, original research and community programs. Through OCLC, member libraries cooperatively produce and maintain WorldCat, the most comprehensive global network of data about library collections and services. Libraries gain efficiencies through OCLC's WorldShare, a complete set of library management applications and services built on an open, cloud-based platform. Together as OCLC, we make breakthroughs possible.

OverDrive - Create your Virtual Branch! OverDrive enables you to offer bestselling eBooks, audiobooks, streaming video and periodicals -- online 24/7 -- from your library's website.

Oxford University Press - Oxford University Press publishes some of most respected and prestigious books and journals in the world. Visit our booth or www.oup.com for more information.


Playaway Pre-Loaded Products - Playaway products make it possible for all ages to listen, see and interact with digital content from audio books to video, as well as tablets, and E-readers all designed for circulation environments.

Pronunciator LLC - Pronunciator, a comprehensive language-learning service with live teachers, is available through NC LIVE. With 80+ languages to learn, and ESL taught in 51 languages, Pronunciator provides an average of 5 years of instruction per language.

ProQuest - ProQuest connects people with vetted, reliable information. Key to serious research, the company's products are a gateway to the world's knowledge including dissertations, governmental and cultural archives, news, historical collections, and ebooks. ProQuest technologies serve users across the critical points in research, helping them discover, access, share, create, and manage information.



RATIO Architects - RATIO is an international, multidisciplinary practice of thought leaders, planners and designers. In every project, we look first to understand each client's character and history, using innovative design to reflect their mission, values and spirit.

Recorded Books - Recorded Books is the largest independent publisher of unabridged audiobooks and provider of digital media to the library market. The company owns an exclusive catalog of more than 27,000 audiobook titles and also provides digital audiobooks and eBooks, as well as other compelling third-party content, including digital magazines, comics and films.

ReferenceUSA (Sponsor) - With access to more than 25 million businesses and 254 million consumers, ReferenceUSA supports research needs for small business owners, entrepreneurs, job seekers, students' research needs, and new homeowners or those looking to research neighborhoods for home values, median incomes, locate schools and other valuable information about a community.


Scholastic Library Publishing - Scholastic Library Publishing is an award winning publisher of print and digital resources. Preview our suite of digital resources: Scholastic GO!®, BookFlix®, TrueFlix®, FreedomFlix™ and ScienceFlix®. Children’s Press® and Franklin Watts® Fall 2017 titles will be on hand for review.

Sebco Books - Sebco Books is a distributor of print, eBooks, audio books and now maker space kits for over 30 years serving schools and public libraries. We offer collection development, multi-user eBooks, shelf-ready cataloging and unparalleled customer support. Contact your local Sales & Support Manager to preview our most current titles.

Shaun Jay Magic - Shaun Jay, the Magical Entrepreneur, has been seen on WRAL, NBC 17, ABC 11, and as a special guest on FOX MasterChef! He offers family friendly presentations for libraries and also interactive and motivational presentations for library staff!

SimplyAnalytics/SimplyMap - NEW! Powerful business analytics and data visualization for non-technical users. From the developers of SimplyMap, SimplyAnalytics makes it easy for anyone to make interactive maps, charts, and reports using 100,000+ data variables. Answering questions using premium demographic, business, health and marketing data has never been easier. Explore SimplyAnalytics today!

SirsiDynix - SirsiDynix develops library technology with the philosophy that the tools you use today should not hinder you from achieving your goals tomorrow. SirsiDynix is proud to create industry-leading tools, for more libraries than any other vendor in the world, for the benefit of libraries and communities everywhere.

State Library of North Carolina - The State Library of North Carolina is the principal library of state government; we build the capacity of all libraries; and we develop and support access to specialized collections.


Taylor and Francis Group - Taylor & Francis partners with world-class authors, from leading scientists and researchers, to scholars and professionals operating at the top of their fields. Together, we publish in all areas of the Humanities, Social Sciences, Behavioural Sciences, Science, Technology and Medicine sectors. We are one of the world's leading publishers of scholarly journals, books, eBooks, text books and reference works.

Tech Logic - Family Owned US made workflow solutions designed by librarians.

TEI Landmark Audio - CD and Playaway audiobook sales and lease programs, S.T.E.A.M initiative products, MakerSpace lease plans, 3D printers and much more.

TLC-The Library Corporation - TLC is a family-owned company that was founded in 1974 to serve libraries. That same family continues its mission today servicing more than 4,500 libraries worldwide with TLC's innovative, Web-based, touch-screen-optimized library automation and cataloging products--all backed by an unparalleled level of customer support and assistance.


UNC - School of Information and Library Science - One of the top-ranked iSchools in the U.S., the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Information and Library Science (SILS) offers undergraduate, master's, and doctoral degrees. SILS faculty are leading experts, particularly in the areas of digital curation, health informatics, human information interaction, and 21st century libraries.

UNC Greensboro Library and Information Studies - The UNCG Master of Library and Information Studies program prepares its graduates for an exciting and rewarding career in a field that is broad and deep in its vocational variety and committed to freedom of speech, equitable access to information and lifelong learning.

Urban Libraries Council - The Urban Libraries Council (ULC) is the premier membership association of North America's leading public libraries. Edge and other ULC initiatives strategically advance the value that 21st century libraries provide communities in critical areas such as education/lifelong learning, workforce and economic development, public safety, health and wellness, and safety and environmental sustainability.


VersaMe - With the Starling wearable word counting device, parents can SEE the power of words at their local library. Libraries all over the country have discovered the Starling, a powerful new tool that takes parent education to a whole new level. Librarians are using the Starling to show parents that they are truly their child's first teacher.

Vigil Networks, Inc. - Vigil Networks is an IT company that specializes in IT services & support for libraries. This year we're showcasing a service that ... 1) enables WIFI branding, 2) requires patron acceptance of the library's AUP before accessing its WIFI, and 3) documents the number of users who connect to the library's WIFI.


Wolters Kluwer - Wolters Kluwer Health is a leading global provider of information and point of care solutions for the healthcare industry, providing solutions to help professionals build clinical competency and improve practice.

WT Cox Information Services - WT Cox offers the best service standards in the industry. Our customers enjoy personalized serials management along with a host of integrated services. Added offerings include eStats, providing your library the ability to collect, manage and analyze e-resource statistics; Journal Finder - our exclusive A-Z, Link Resolver and ERM solution, and more.




Exhibit Hall Hours

Tuesday, October 17th

  • 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.  Exhibitor Move-in
  • 5:00 p.m.  Ribbon Cutting
  • 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.  Pre-registered early package pickup for conference attendees
  • 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.  Vendor Sneak Peek

Wednesday, October 18th

  • 9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.  Exhibit Hall Open
  • 4:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.  Vendor Reception

Thursday, October 19th

  • 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.  Exhibit Hall Open
  • 1:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m. Vendor Expo Wrap-Up
  • 3:00 p.m.  Exhibitor Tear down/Move-out
  • 7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.  All Conference Reception


as of 10/12/2017