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3M Company Library Systems — Booth 411
3M Center, Building 225-4N-14
St. Paul, MN 55144
Representative: Doug Monson
3M is committed to helping libraries connect with their diverse, evolving communities with solutions for simplified digital lending, increased productivity and security. 

Alexandria Library Automation — Booth 307
1031 Ft. Union Blvd.
Salt Lake City, UT 84121-3041
888.515.3883 (fax)
Representative: Chris Plummer
Alexandria is a powerful, modern library automation software to effectively manage your catalog and give patrons the ability to search your collection anytime from anywhere. Alexandria Library Software is developed to accommodate the needs of every library–no matter the size or desired configuration. With over 10,000 users, we invite you to “check us out” and see why our customers love working with us.

Auto-Graphics, Inc. — Booth 109
430 Vineyard Avenue, Suite 100
Ontario, CA 91764-5674
855.314.6880 (fax) 
Representatives: John Hagan, Mary Clark
Auto-Graphics' Library Management Platform provides tools, technologies and services that enable libraries to create, manage and provide personalized access to print and digital collections. 

AWE — Booth 110
2501 Seaport Drive, Suite SH410
Chester, PA 19013-2252
610.833.6440 (fax) 
Representatives: Paul Getzen, Jeremy Link
AWE is a provider of digital learning solutions to schools, libraries, childcare centers and other educational entities.  We offer both stand-alone computer workstations and web-based products. 

Baker & Taylor — Booth 506
2550 W Tyvola Road, Suite 300
Charlotte, NC 28217-4579
704.998.3316 (fax) 
Representative: Jennifer Rose
Baker & Taylor, Inc., is a global information and entertainment services company offering print and digital books, and entertainment products along with value-added services to libraries, education institutions and retailers. 

The Book Farm, Inc. — Booth 100
210 Lazenby Street
Blanchester, OH 45107
937.783.8254 (fax)
Representative: Mary Therese Boyle
Providing library books, trade, prebounds and educational toys, puzzles and puppets.

Brodart Co. — Booth 200
500 Arch Street
Williamsport, PA 17701
800.999.6799 (fax) 
Representative: Brette Dorris
Brodard strives to be an extension of your staff. We focus strictly on libraries and their needs to provide customizable services from selection to shelf.

CESA Purchasing — Booth 504
1221 Innovation Drive, Suite 115
Whitewater, WI 53190-
262.472.2269 (fax)
Representative: Lisa Melby
CESA Purchasing is a statewide Wisconsin cooperative that works with local and national vendors to provide contracts for K12 schools, libraries and other nonprofit educational entities.

Children's Plus, Inc. — Booth 401
1387 Dutch American Way
Beecher, IL 60401-5094 
Representatives: Ed McCabe, Rick Ziebart
Children's Plus, Inc. offers nearly 300,000 titles in our K-12 children's and young adult collection.  We specialize in custom lists, 100% guaranteed prebinds and service. 

Clear Image Solutions — Booth 304
780 Creek Bluff Lane
Rockford, IL 61114-6872
Representatives: Neil Milkowski, Ann Czechowicz
Sales and service of the amazing 14.6 Mega Pixel ViewScan III Digital Color Microfilm Library Reader/Printer and Book Scanner.

Coakley Brothers/Brothers Business Interiors — Booth 112
4005 S 5th Street
Milwaukee, WI 53204 
414.278.8030 (fax)
Representatives: Jesse Stertz, Carrie Steves, Pete Cherchian, Shelly Ruppel, Lisa Kaufmann, Aaron Winkler
True integrated provider for space planning, new furniture, relocation and installation.

CoLibri Systems North America, Inc. — Booth 207
925 Vista Park Drive
Pittsburgh, PA 15205-1218
412.787.5138 (Fax) 
Representative: Tom Rankin
A unique book covering system. Protects hard and soft covered books. Totally automatic - done in 20 seconds. 

Cooperative Children's Book Center — Booths 510/512
600 North Park Street, Room 4290
Madison, WI 53706
Cooperative Children's Book Center (CCBC) displays a selection of books published for children and young adults in 2015.

Davidson Titles, Inc. — Booth 511                              WLA Member
2345 Doctor F. E. Wright Drive
Jackson, TN 38305-7501
800.787.7935 (fax) 
Representative: Susan Hardtke-Laughlin
Davidson Titles, Inc. is a full service distributor of quality print materials combined with digital resources. 

Demco — Booth 103
4810 Forest Run Road
Madison, WI 53704
Representative: Lynn Kiley
Demco provides soutions to help libraries meet the needs of their customers.  From supplies to innovative spaces, our unique family of brands provide the products and services you need to create an inviting environment. 

e-ImageData Corp. — Booth 300
340 Grant Street
Hartford, WI 53027-1075
Representative: Jeff Middleton
e-Image Data manufactures the market leading ScanPro microfilm scanners. Stop and see the ScanPro 1100, the full featured microfilm scanner at an affordable price. 

EBSCO Information Services — Booth 213  
10 Estes Street
Ipswich, MA 01938
205.995.1613 (fax)
Representatives: Paula Brewster, Jaye Hess
EBSCO provides e-journal, e-book and e-journal package and print subscriptions, e-resource management tools, full-text and secondary databases, and related services for all types of libraries.

Embury, Ltd — Booth 301                                              WLA Member
809 Burton Blvd, Unit E
DeForest, WI 53532
877.218.7678 (Fax) 
Representatives: Bruce Deming, Mona Deming
Embury Ltd specializes in the design, sales and service of library furnishing and accessories. 

Emery-Pratt Company — Booth 412
1966 W M21
Owosso, MI 48867-9317
800.523.6379 (fax) 
Representatives: Alan Tripp, Irene Tripp
A nationwide distributor of books, e-books and AV products to libraries for over 140 years. Representing 195,000 publishing sources. Send orders via PC, EDI, Phone, Fax or mail.

Engberg Anderson, Inc. — Booth 101                            WLA Member
320 East Buffalo Street, Suite 500
Milwaukee, WI 53202
305 West Washington Avenue
Madison, WI 53703-2764
Representatives: Bill Robison, Mike Zuehlke
Having worked with 150+ libraries of all shapes and sizes, Engberg Anderson is a leader in the architecture, planning and interior design of library spaces.

FaxScan24 Fax & Scan Kiosks — Booth 405
10 Lonetown Road, #1171
Redding, CT 06875-1171
815.361.9150 (fax)
Representative: John Davey
FaxScan24 is an affordable and easy-to-use self-service fax and 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.

FEH Design — Booth 108
W316 S525 Christopher Way
Delafield, WI 53018-3205
Representative: Gregg Baum
FEH Design is an architectural, structural, engineering and interior design firm with four offices throughout the Midwest. FEH's design services include libraries, municipal, education, commercial/industrial and worship.

Findaway — Booth 413
31999 Aurora Road
Solon, OH 44139
440.893.0809 (fax) 
Representative: Peter Wuerl
Simple to access. Great audiobook and video content. Enjoy classics, bestsellers and educational content. Circulated in 30,000 schools, libraries and military installations. 

HGA Architects & Engineers — Booth 201                    WLA Member
333 E Erie Street
Milwaukee, WI 53202
414.270.7754 (fax)
Representative: Jane Dedering
HGA is a national architecture, engineering and planning firm. We design state-of-the-art libraries that reflect regional influences, community values, evolving digital information and life-long learning.

The Hope Institute of Uganda — Booth 111
3822 Buckingham Drive
Janesville, WI 53546-8851
Representative: Joy Ngobi
We are a 501c3 nonprofit company whose mission is to change generations, one life at a time. Our work focuses on improving health care access, education, eradicating poverty in our partner community in Uganda.

Indus MIS, Inc. — Booth 503
340 South Oak Street
West Salem, WI 54669-1737
608.786.0786 (fax) 
Representative: Scott Stenslien
Indus provides book scanners and micrographics equipment for libraries. 

Innovative — Booth 311
5850 Shellmound Way
Emeryville, CA 94608
510.450.5350 (fax)
Representative: Peter Zeimet
Innovative is dedicated to providing leading technology solutions and services that empower libraries and enrich their users worldwide. 

LEGO® Education — Booth 302 
1005 E Jefferson Street 
Pittsburg, KS 66762-6021
620.231.4767 (fax) 
Representative: Kathy Grotta 
LEGO® Education combines the unique excitement of LEGO bricks with hands-on classroom solutions for science, technology, engineering, math and literacy. Learn how products such as StoryStarter® can bring innovation to your classroom. 

Library Furniture International, Inc. — Booths 306/308
1945 Techny Road, Suite 10
Northbrook, IL 60062-5306
847.564.9337 (fax)
Representatives: Scott Fairbanks, Meghann Replin
LFI, Inc., provides library furniture, display and shelving solutions with attention to quality and design.

Library Strategies Consulting Group — Booth 202
325 Cedar Street, Suite 555
St. Paul, MN 55101
651.222.1988 (fax) 
Representative: Stu Wilson
Library Strategies Consulting provides an array of fundraising, capital campaign, strategic planning, board development, Friends and foundation, and other library specific consulting services. 

Maris Associates — Booth 204
3175 Willowgate Pass
Colgate, WI 53017
262.628.2662 (fax)
Representative: Maris Dambekaln
Direct publishers' representative for childrens, young adult and adult books, databases and digital content.

National Network of Libraries of Medicine, Greater Midwest Region — Booth 402
(exhibiting on behalf of the National Library of Medicine)
1750 W Polk Street
Chicago, IL 60612-4330 
800.338.7657 (option 1)
312.996.2226 (fax) 
Representative: Carol Bean
Learn about biomedical and consumer health information freely available on the Internet from the National Library of Medicine, and other services offered in Wisconsin. 

Northern Micrographics — Booth 203
2004 Kramer Street
La Crosse, WI 54603
608.781.3883 (fax)  
Representative: Colleen Lubinsky
Northern Micrographics offers digitizing, microfilming, printing and binding. 

OPN Architects — Booth 509
301 North Broom Street
Madison, WI 53703-5216
Representatives: Bradd Brown, Mindy Sorg, Wes Reynolds
OPN's approach to library design is based on our belief that libraries should be unique and specific to the needs of the community, efficient to operate and beautiful in design. 

Penguin Random House - Books on Tape — Booth 410
2804 Royal Fox Drive
St. Charles, IL 60174-8720
630.584.1848 (fax)
Representatives: Rob Innes, Ann Innes
Publisher of fiction and non-fiction audiobooks for children and adults, packaged for the library market. 

The Penworthy Company — Booth 513
219 N Milwaukee Street
Milwaukee, WI 53202-5811
414.287.4602 (fax) 
Representatives: Rosanne McDonald, Laquen Koester, Will De Boer
Penworthy Prebound Books: high-riculation titles with durable bindings for grades preK-6. New titles monthly with no backorders and free shipping. 

PowerGistics — Booth 310
100 Continental Drive
Columbus, WI 53925-1009
Representatives: Wade Rhodes, Crystal Morgan
PowerGistics' charging towers'sleek, durable and space-saving design offers an open concept for quick inventory and positive cord management, allowing for 100% student deployment. 

ProQuest — Booth 312
789 E Eisenhower Parkway
Ann Arbor, MI 48106-3218
734.997.4224 (fax)
Representative: Ed McCullough
ProQuest® connects people with vetted, reliable information. Our products are a gateway to the world's knowledge, including dissertations, government and historical archives, news and ebooks.

Quality Books Inc. — Booth 313                                      WLA Member
1003 West Pines Road
Oregon, IL 61061
815.732.4499 (fax) 
Representatives: Rob Zimmers, Matthew Kopyar
Quality Books Inc. specializes in distributing small press print and nonprint materials to libraries. We offer approval, annotation, standing order plans and shelf-ready library processing. 

Rainbow Book Company — Booth 501
100 N Fairway Drive, Suite 120
Vernon Hills, IL 60061-1859
847.726.9935 (fax) 
Representatives: Scott Erickson, Harriet Erickson
Children's book distributor, pre-K through 12. Spanish and bilingual titles available, E-Books, Easy readers, accelerated readers. 

Recorded Books — Booth 400
270 Skipjack Road
Prince Frederick, MD 20678
410.535.0257 (fax)
Representative: Bill Schwarting
Recorded Books offers audiobooks, a diverse collection of eBooks, language-learning programs and web-based library services.

RTI-DVD/CD Repair Machines — Booth 205
4700 W Chase Avenue 
Lincolnwood, IL 60712-1608
847.677.1311 (fax) 
Representatives: Scott Jahnke, Debbie Jahnke
Wisconsin libraries' #1 choice in DVD/CD repair machines for over 15 years, featuring the most complete line of professional products available.

Scannx, Inc. — Booth 505
838 Gray Fox Circle
Pleasantton, CA 94566-4400
925.426.0840 (fax) 
Representatives: Patty Wanninger, John Dexter
Scannx is the leading supplier of book-edge scanning solutions for libraries. Wisconsin agencies may buy Scannx products under its University of Wisconsin contract prices. 

Scholastic Library Publishing — Booth 305
1030 O'Ryan Trail North
West Lakeland, MN 55082-1888
651.304.6037 (fax)
Representative: Gabe Flynn
Award-winning books and digital resources: Children's Press, Rookie Readers, Book Flix, True Flix, Science Flix and Scholastic Go!

SirsiDynix — Booth 303
3300 N Ashton Blvd., Suite 500
Lehi, UT 84043-5340
Representatives: Adam Johnson, Jim Schwieters
SirsiDynix library management technology is constructed to be open, scalable and robust, offering a complete out-of-the-box solution and unparalleled flexibility through APIs and web services. 

Sprint — Booth 208
20800 Swenson Drive, #100
Waukesha, WI 53186-4081
913.523.9624 (fax) 
Representatives: John Menzies, Bob Dolan, PJ Kirkpatrick
Sprint is a leader in mobility products and services. Special discounts for libraries. We also have a special library mobile hotspot check out program.

Today's Business Solutions, Inc. — Booth 106
7820 S. Quincy Street
Willowbrook, IL 60527-5534
Representatives: Lou Flavio, Tim McGahan, Jim Farrell, Nathan Handlon, Vivienne Porter
Providers of high-tech library solutions; enhancing patrons experience with computer reservation, mobile printing, print management, scan kiosk, Fees/Fines Payment with PCI Compliant Credit/Debit Card solutions. 

UW System Office of the Gender and Women's Studies Librarian — Booth 206
728 State Street 430 Memorial Library
Madison, WI 53706
Representative: Karla Strand
The UW System Office of the Gender and Women's Studies Librarian is one of the premier resources for support of GWS scholarship and librarianship. 

UW-Madison School of Library and Information Studies* — Booth 403
600 North Park Street
Madison, WI 53706
608.263.4849 (fax)
Representatives: Meredith Lowe, Anna Palmer, Debra Shapiro, Kristin Eschenfelder, Dorothea Salo
SLIS, the iSchool at UW-Madison, offers on-campus and fully online options for a Master's degree in Library and Information Studies, as well as numerous continuing education opportunities.

UW-Milwaukee School of Information Studies* — Booth 113
P. O. Box 413
Milwaukee, WI 53201-0413
414.229.6699 (fax) 
Representatives: Sharon lake, Twyla McGhee, Tomas Lipinski, Thomas Walker, Richard Kessler, Julie Walker
Through leading international faculty, undergraduate, master's and doctoral degree programs, and institutional partnerships spanning the globe, SOIS prepares students for success in our information world. 

University of Wisconsin Press — Booth 102
1930 Monroe Street, Third Floor
Madison, WI 53711
608.263.1132 (fax)
Representative: Andrea Christofferson
Publisher and distributor of regional, scholarly and general interest books. 

Upstart — Booth 105
P.O. Box 7820
Madison, WI 53707-7829
Representative: Anthony Diaz
Upstart reading promotions include posters, bookmarks and incentives to get kids excited about reading. 

Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction — Booths 406/408
2109 S Stoughton Road
Madison, WI 53716-2851
Representatives: Kara Ripley, Gail Murray, Elizabeth Neuman, Ben Miller
DPI provides resources so Wisconsin residents have equitable access to information.

Wisconsin Historical Society Press — Booths 209/211
816 State Street
Madison, WI 53706-1417
608.264.6486 (fax) 
Representatives: John Friend, Eli Brunett
The Wisconsin Historical Society Press has been publishing the best of Wisconsin history and culture since 1855, supporting the mission of the Wisconsin Historical Society to connect people to the past by collection, preserving and sharing our stories. 

WiscNet — Booth 309
740 Regent Street, Suite 203
Madison, WI 53715
608.210.3979 (fax) 
Representative: Sarah Miller
WiscNet is a nonprofit membership organization and Wisconsin's research and education network.  Our mission is to connect people with strategies. 

WiLS/Recollection Wisconsin — Booths 210/212
1360 Regent Street, #121
Madison, WI 53715-1255
608.237.2358 (fax) 
Representatives: Jeff Brunner, Andrea Coffin, Sara Gold, Lisa Marten, Stefanie Morrill, Emily Pfotenhauer, Bruce Smith 
WiLS is a nonprofit membership organization that facilitates collaborative projects and services to save our members time and money and to advance library services. Recollection Wisconsin is a collaborative digital program that brings together photographs, documents and other unique local resources from libraries, archives, historical societies and museums across Wisconsin. 

Wisconsin Public Television — Booths 407/409
821 University Avenue
Madison, WI 53706-1412
Representative: Lynne Blinkenberg
Free sources and materials for libraries. 

Wisconsin Talking Book and Braille Library — Booth 404
813 W Wells Street
Milwaukee, WI 53233-1436
414.286.3102 (fax) 
Representative: Becky Manz
WTBBL serves people with visual or physical impairments or reading disabilities. We offer audio-described movies, braille materials, players, and books, magazines and newspapers to listen.

Woodland Pattern — Booths 500/502
720 East Locust
Milwaukee WI 53212-2547
414.372.7636 (fax)
Representatives: Anne Kingsbury, Carolyn Elmer, Chuch Stebelton, Karl Gartung
Woodland Pattern is a nonprofit literary arts center, which specializes in contemporary literature, with emphasis on poetry, small press and cross cultural titles.

World Book, Inc. — Booth 107
School and Library Division 
233 N Michigan Avenue, Suite 2000
Chicago, IL 60601-5805
800.975.3250 (fax) 
Representatives: Mike Kane, Sharon Kane
Award-winning, sole source library and classroom references featuring World Book Web PK-12, World Book Encyclopedia and PK-Intermediate nonfiction series for early skills, social studies and sciences.

Yerges Moving and Storage — Booth 104
P.O. Box 339
Fort Atkinson, WI 53538-0339 
920.563.5096 (fax) 
Representative: Kevin Becker
Commercial movers with extensive experience in library relocations and remodeling projects. Also moving of medical equipment and household furniture. On site storage available. 


*Thanks to those exhibitors for joining us in the Exhibit Hall every year for at least the last ten years.

Wisconsin Library Association
4610 S Biltmore Lane, Suite 100
Madison, WI 53718-2153
608.245.3646 (fax)
    Career Center - Marriott Exhibit Hall
    Youth Services Section - Booth 508

Wisconsin Library Association Foundation
4610 S Biltmore Lane, Suite 100
Madison, WI 53718-2153
608.245.3646 (fax)
     Fundraiser - Mendota/Geneva
     Silent Auction - Marriott Exhibit Hall
     Wisconsin Library Heritage Center - Booth 507