Library Partners

The ULC Library Partners Program offers exciting new opportunities for organizations to create robust relationships that will strengthen the nation’s public libraries and the communities they serve. The partnership is built around ULC’s three strategic themes—education and lifelong learning, digital access and equity, and sustainable communities. Participation in the ULC Library Partners Program is based on clear connection between the organization and ULC’s strategic focus on behalf of the nation’s public libraries and the communities they serve.

To learn more about the Library Partners Program, contact Katherine Behrens, 202-750-8652.

ULC Library Partners

3M Library Systems

The global leader in library innovation for more than 40 years, 3M is committed to helping libraries connect with the diverse and rapidly evolving communities they serve. 3M’s digital lending, security, and productivity solutions give librarians the flexibility to spend more time doing what they do best – helping people.

Age of Learning Early Learning Academy

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Age of Learning blends education best practices, innovative technology, and insightful creativity to bring learning to life for children across the U.S. and around the world. Their online early learning resource, Early Learning Academy, provides young learners, their families, and teachers with engaging learning tools and a standards-aligned curriculum that builds a strong foundation for academic success.

Baker & Taylor

Baker & Taylor is the premier worldwide distributor of digital and print books and entertainment products. The company leverages its unsurpassed worldwide distribution network to deliver rich content in multiple formats, anytime and anywhere. Baker & Taylor offers cutting-edge digital media services and innovative technology platforms to thousands of publishers, libraries, schools and retailers worldwide.

Better World Books

Better World Books uses the power of business to change the world. Better World Books collects and sells books online to donate books and fund literacy initiatives worldwide. With more than 8 million new and used titles in stock, they are a self-sustaining, triple-bottom-line company that creates social, economic and environmental value for all our stakeholders.

Brodart Co.

Brodart Books & Library Services Division strives to be an extension of your staff, focusing strictly on libraries and their needs to provide customizable services from selection to shelf. Fueled by the expertise of librarians and designed to streamline your overall workflow, their services range from Collection Development assistance to Cataloging and Processing services.
Children's Plus

Children's Plus, Inc.

Children's Plus, Inc. has been in business since 1979, supplying children's pre-bound library books to schools and libraries throughout the United States. As one of the fastest growing book distributors in the country, Children's Plus is known for their commitment to excellent quality and outstanding customer service, working hard to be a full-service resource for customers by offering thousands of titles from major publishers as well as many small, independent presses.

Demco, Inc.

Demco provides solutions to the library community, tailoring their offerings to help meet the individual needs of each community. From everyday supplies to innovative library spaces to engaging software solutions, Demco's unique family of brands provides the products and services needed to create imaginative learning environments that are full of possibilities. Demco's goal is to help libraries evolve by helping anticipate future needs, as well as making them more functional, attractive, and user friendly today.

Gale Cengage Learning

Cengage Learning is a leading educational content, technology, and services company for the higher education and K1–12, professional and library markets worldwide. The company provides superior content, personalized services and course-driven digital solutions that accelerate student engagement and transform the learning experience.

Ingram Content Group

With the largest print and electronic inventory in the book industry, Ingram delivers innovative systems, expertise, and precise assistance in developing and maintaining your library’s collection. Ingram offers the broadest inventory of print and electronic content, as well as videos, games, and music CDs. Ingram also has the industry’s highest fill rates, a wealth of collection development services, opening day collections, specialized lists, and a comprehensive standing order program.

Innovative Interfaces, Inc.

Innovative is dedicated to providing leading technology solutions and services that empower libraries and enrich their users worldwide. Innovative offers one of the broadest and most complete portfolio of library automation products on the market today. Headquartered in Emeryville, California, Innovative serves thousands of libraries in 66 countries and has offices around the world.


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