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Better Together FINAL


2016 WLA Conference
October 25-28, 2016
Exhibits: October 26-27
Potawatomi Hotel & Casino
1721 West Canal Street
Milwaukee, WI 53233
414.847.8103 

 

Current Potawatomi Hotel & Casino Exhibit Hall Floor Plan 
 

 

Architectural Design Consultants, Inc. — Booth 210
30 Wisconsin Dells Parkway
Wisconsin Dells, WI 53965
608.254.6181
www.adcidesign.com
Representative: Dave Cameron
Our architectural and interior design professionals will guide you through creating or improving your library, enhancing its position as an important and valued community asset.

Asset Control Solutions — Booth 107
2040 E. Algonquin Road, #506
Schaumburg, IL 60173-4160
817.838.2600
www.assetcontrolsolutions.com
Representatives: Kim Falco, Sean Rager
ACS specializes in fixed asset inventory and valuation for public sector clients nationwide.

Baker & Taylor — Booth 514
2550 W. Tyvola Road, Suite 300
Charlotte, NC 28217-4579
704.998.3231
704.998.3316 (fax)
www.baker-taylor.com
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. 

Boopsie, Inc. — Booth 203
157 S. Murphy Avenue
Sunnyvale, CA 94086-6113
608.242.4536
www.boopsie.com
Representatives: Mary Casey, Angela Abel
Boopsie builds mobile apps for libraries that put all your assets in one convenient place offering 24/7 patron access with the touch of a button.

Brodart Co. — Booth 206
500 Arch Street
Williamsport, PA 17701
570.326.2461
800.999.6799 (fax)
www.brodart.com
Representative: Michael Davis
Brodart strives to be an extension of your staff. We focus strictly on libraries and their needs to provide customizable services from selection to shelf.

Camera Corner/Connecting Point — Booths 304/306
529 N. Monroe Avenue
Green Bay, WI 54305-0248
920.438.0368
www.cccp.com
Representatives: Beth Vander Loop, Lori Learn

CESA Purchasing — Booth 410
1121 Innovation Drive, Suite 115
Whitewater, WI 53190
262.473.1473
www.CESApurchasing.org
Representatives: Cynthia Holt, Rob Everhart
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 406
1387 Dutch American Way
Beecher, IL 60401-5094
708.946.4100
708.946.4199 (fax)
www.childrensplusinc.com
Representatives: Rick Ziebart, Ed McCabe, Rob Innes
Children's Plus 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 101
5439 Oakwood Avenue
Stevens Point, WI 54482-9162
715.570.5117
www.stimaging.com
Representatives: Neil Milkowski, Bob Czechowicz
Visit Neil to see the world's best-selling, ALL NEW ST ViewScan III Digital Microfilm Scanning System featuring an exclusive 14 MegaPixel COLOR camera. Scan your microfilm AND 35mm Kodak color slides with one system! 

Colibri Systems North America — Booth 209
925 Vista Park Drive
Pittsburgh, PA 15205-1218
412.787.5136
412.787.5138 (fax)
www.colibriusa.com
Representative: Tom Rankin
An automatic book covering system covers books in 20 seconds! No glue, tape or scissors.

Cooperative Children's Book Center — Booths 112/114
600 North Park Street, Room 4290
Madison, WI 53706
608.262.9503
www.education.wisc.edu/ccbc/
Cooperative Children's Book Center (CCBC) displays a selection of books published for children and young adults in 2016.

Demco — Booth 300
4810 Forest Run Road
Madison, WI 53704
608.242.2398
www.demco.com
Representative: Michelle Montgomery
Demco provides solutions 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.

DLSG at Image Access — Booth 310
543 NW 77th Street
Boca Raton, FL 33487
561.886.2900
www.DLSG.com
Representatives: Ian Minnerly, Mark Surkis
DLSG leads in 21st Century hybrid-library digitization products: scan, copy and fax systems. DLSG also leads in digital archival and ILL/Digital Document Delivery.

e-ImageData Corporation — Booth 303
340 Grant Street
Hartford, WI 53027-1075
262.673.3476
262.673.3496 (fax)
www.e-imagedata.com
Representatives: Jeff Middleton, Jim Westoby
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 200  
10 Estes Street
Ipswich, MA 01938
205.981.4678
205.995.1613 (fax)
www.ebsco.com
Representatives: Jaye Hess, Kirk Powell
EBSCO Information Services offers premium content through databases, journals and magazines, e-books and more, including subscription management for more than 360,000 serials, plus more than 57,000 e-journals and access to 800,000+ e-books. EBSCO provides a versatile discovery tool for searching across all library resources and EBSCO's content and feature-rich technology platforms serve the needs of researchers at all levels.

ELM USA "Pay As You Go" Disc Repair — Booth 106
1611 Barclay Road
Buffalo Grove, IL 60089
847.243.4150
847.243.4155 (fax)
www.elm-usa.com
Representative: Ralph Gutierrez
Affordable "Pay per disc repair" is here! FREE machine. FREE ongoing supplies. Lifetime warranty. Only 25¢ per repair!

Elsevier — Booth 305
230 Park Avenue
New York, NY 10169
212.633.3767
www.elsevier.com
Representatives: Karen Wheeler, Sergey Mikhaylov
Elsevier is a world-leading provider of information solutions that help you make better decisions, deliver better care and, sometimes, make groundbreaking discoveries in science, health and technology.

Embury Ltd — Booth 201                                              WLA Member
809 Burton Blvd., Unit E
DeForest, WI 53532
855.846.0999
877.218.7678 (Fax)
www.emburyltd.com 
Representatives: Bruce Deming, Mona Deming
Embury Ltd specializes in the design, sales and service of library furnishing and accessories. 

Engberg Anderson, Inc. — Booth 301                            WLA Member
320 East Buffalo Street, Suite 500
Milwaukee, WI 53202
414.944.9000
www.engberganderson.com
Representative: William Robison
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.

FEH Design — Booth 315
W316 S525 Christopher Way
Delafield, WI 53018-3205
262.968.2055
www.fehdesign.com
Representatives: Gregg Baum, Kevin Eipperle, Denny Sharp, Michelle Cramblit
FEH Design is an architectural, structural, engineering and interior design firm serving libraries for decades having completed more than 100 library projects in the last 30 years.

Grey House, Salem Press & Financial Ratings Series — Booth 113
4919 Route 22
PO Box 56
Amenia, NY 12501
518.789.8700
www.greyhouse.com
Representatives: Brian Ahern, Grey Halstead, Cindy Halstead
Authoritative reference materials for libraries of all sizes. Titles include business, health, literature, science, careers and financial literacy. All available in print or online. 

HGA Architects & Engineers — Booth 308                       WLA Member
333 E. Erie Street
Milwaukee, WI 53202-6005
414.278.8200
414.270.7754 (fax)
www.hga.com
Representative: Jane Dedering
HGA Architects and Engineers is a full-service architecture, engineering and planning firm. A nationally recognized, award-winning firm, HGA's comprehensive solutions correspond with each client.

Hope Institute of Uganda — Booth 109   
1260 Milton Avenue, Suite 170
Janesville, WI 53546
608.449.3695
www.jingafairtradegiftshop.com
Representative: Gideon Ngobi, Susane Wade
Handcrafted items, gifts made from recycled materials and book Hope for Joy.

Indus MIS Inc. — Booth 111
340 South Oak Street 
West Salem, WI 54669
608.786.0300
608.786.0786 (fax)
www.indususa.com
Representatives: Brian Bowar, Scott Stenslien
Manufacturer of book scanners and micrographics.

Ingram Library Services — Booth 314
One Ingram Blvd
La Vergne, TN 37086-3629
615.213.5603
615.213.5288 (fax)
www.ingramcontent.com
Representative: Eric Shotwell
Ingram Library Services delivers innovative systems, expertise, and precise assistance in developing and maintaining your library's collection. Ingram helps librarians through our vast title selection, easy-to-use search and ordering tools, collection analytics, and customized cataloguing and processing. We offer expert collection development services from MLS-degreed librarians who use Ingram's inventory of content to help position your library for the future. We know librarians are busy, and Ingram is here to make sure you spend less time at your desk and more time with your community.

Junior Library Guild - Booth 411
7858 Industrial Parkway
Plain City, OH 43064-9468
614.733.7258
614.733.0502 (fax)
www.juniorlibraryguild.com
Representative: Joe Young
Junior Library Guild is the collection development and book review service relied upon by thousands of schools and public libraries.

Library Furniture International, Inc. — Booth 309
1945 Techny Road, Unit 10
Northbrook, IL 60062-5306
847.564.9497
847.564.9337 (fax)
Representatives: Meghann Replin, Scott Fairbanks
Sales and installation of library furniture.

Maris Associates — Booth 208
3175 Willowgate Pass
Colgate, WI 53017-9346
262.628.1926
262.628.2662 (fax)
marshallcavendish.com
Representatives: Maris Dambekaln, Ingeborg Froiland
Children's, young adult and adult books, e-books and online databases.

MidCo Inc. — Booth 510
N18 W6873 Partridge Court
Cedarburg, WI 53012
262.474.1100
www.midcosystems.com
Representatives: Michael D. Guzan, Tony Johnson, Julie Kostner
Established in 1960, MidCo has grown from a small intercom/paging contractor to a nationally-recognized communications, data network and security systems integrator.

Milwaukee Working (a division of Community Warehouse) — Booth 409
521 South 9th Street 
Milwaukee, WI 53204
414.316.4852
414.265.7402 (fax)
www.MilwaukeeWorking.org
Representatives: Steve Lied, Don Dowdy
Milwaukee Working is part of a nonprofit 501c3 organization. Our Books for Jobs Program makes use of donated books and media to provide job opportunities for background-challenged individuals, so they can transform their lives through the dignity of work.

MITINET, Inc. — Booth 313
1039 N Edge Trail
Verona, WI 53593-1395
800.824.6272
608.845.9261 (fax)
www.mitinet.com
Representatives: Jeff Wheeler, Joe Abrisz, Justin Hoelscher, Jackie Harrison-Jewell
Mitinet Library Services' flagship product, BestMARC, is a cloud-based MARC record database management service. We also offer database clean-ups, RDA conversions and other custom services.

National Network of Libraries of Medicine-GMR — Booth 512
Hardin Library for the Health Sciences
600 Newton Road
Iowa City, IA 52242
319.335.9871
319.353.3752 (fax)
https://nnlm.gov/gmr
Representatives: Bobbi Newman, Liz Kiscaden
The world's largest biomedical library, providing free access to MEDLINE/PubMED and to other biomedical, environmental and health information databases for medical professionals and patients.

Nature's Niche — Booth 115
5223 Hwy 66
Stevens Point, WI 54481
715.341.7149
www.naturesniche.org
Representative: Dino Tlachac
Nature's Niche is a forever animal rescue that infuses hands-on education! Experience the world from rainforest to reptiles with Dino and his Creature Teachers!

OPN Architects — Booth 215
301 N. Broom Street
Madison, WI 53703-5216
319.730.2908
www.opnarchitects.com
Representatives: Bradd Brown, Mindy Sorg, Wesley Reynolds, Brent Pauba, Bryan Mann, Malorie Hepner, Ryan Frank, Hilary Byrne
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.

Organic Arts — Booth 500
2609 S. Delaware Avenue
Milwaukee, WI 53207-2301
414.702.6053
www.performingartsmilwaukee.com
Representatives: David HB Drake, Jean-Andrew, Linda Sandersen, Paul Akert, Dr.Sky Schultz, Michael Drake, Twila Bergeron, Wildflower
Organic Arts is a collective of lifelong professional performing artists/educators providing music, storytelling, natural history programs and workshops to schools, libraries, communities and family organizations.

OverDrive — Booth 207
One OverDrive Way
Cleveland, OH 44125
216.573.6886
216.573.6888 (fax)
www.overdrive.com
Representative: Kristin Preyss
Create your virtual Branch! OverDrive® enables you to offer bestselling audiobooks, eBooks, streaming video and periodicals online 24/7 - from your library's website.

Penquin Random House - Books on Tape — Booth 404
2804 Royal Fox Drive
St. Charles, IL 60174-8720
630.816.3848
630.584.1848 (fax)
www.booksontape.com
Representatives: Robert Innes, Ann Innes
Publisher of fiction and nonfiction audio books for children and adults, packaged for the library market.

The Penworthy Company — Booth 212
219 N Milwaukee Street
Milwaukee, WI 53202-5811
414.921.1518
414.287.4602 (fax)
www.penworthy.com
Representatives: Anne Broda, Laquen Koester
Penworthy Prebound Books for grades preK-6 are high quality books that feature durable binding, new titles monthly and free shipping.

Playway Pre-Loaded Products by Findaway — Booth 100
31999 Aurora Road
Solon, OH 44139
877.893.0808
440.893.0809 (fax)
www.shop.playaway.com 
Representative: Peter Wuerl
Playaway Products bring you everything from audio to apps for use in libraries, schools or military installations. 

ProQuest — Booth 103
789 E. Eisenhauer Parkway
Ann Arbor, MI 48106-3218
800.280.3533
734.997.4224 (fax)
www.proquest.com
Representative: Boe Horton, Lauri Vance, Austin McLean, Jamie Ryan 
ProQuest is a technology company that advances global knowledge by making researchers and research institutions more productive.

Rainbow Book Company — Booth 401
100 N. Fairway Drive, Suite 120
Vernon Hills, IL 60061-1859
847.726.9930
847.726.9935 (fax)
www.rainbowbookcompany.com
Representatives: Scott Erickson, Tim Carlmark
Distributor of children's books, K through 12, offering bilingual and Spanish titles, e-books and easy readers.

Recorded Books — Booth 414
270 Skipjack Road
Prince Frederick, MD 20678
800.638.1304
410.535.0257 (fax)
www.recordedbooks.com
Representative: Bill Schwarting
Recorded Books provides e-books, audiobooks, language-learning programs, films and other products for public and university libraries. RBdigital from Recorded Books offers electronic resources and digital databases.

ReferenceUSA — Booth 102
1020 East 1st Street
Papillion, NE 68046-7611
402.836.1473
www.referenceusa.com
Representative: Nancy Spidle
ReferenceUSA helps library patrons access the most accurate, up-to-date and reliable business and consumer data for reference and research purposes.

Scholastic Library Publishing — Booth 307
1030 O'Ryan Trail N
West Lakeland, MN 55082-1888
651.303.3460
651.304.6037 (fax)
scholastic.com/librarypublishing
Representative: Gabe Flynn
Awarding-winning book series and digital resources for public libraries. Children's Press, Rookie Readers, Book Flix, True Flix, Science Flix and Scholastic Go!

SirsiDynix — Booth 311
3300 N Ashton Blvd., Suite 500
Lehi, UT 84043-5340
952.201.6778
www.sirsidynix.com
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.

SMA GmbH Analogue Imaging — Booth 408
N73W23354 Fontaine Circle
Sussex, WI 53089-5715
800.747.2026
www.smascanners.com
Representatives: Jill Baldwin, Aaron Burkel, Petra Martinez
Proudly distributing German manufactured SMA VERSASCAN (Large Format Flatbed Scanners), SMA SCANMASTER (Book Scanners), SMA ROBOSCAN (Robotic Book Scanners) and SMA Archive Writers (Microfilm Writers).

Tech Logic Corporation — Booth 412
835 Hale Avenue N
Oakdale, MN 55128
651.747.0492
651.747.0493
www.tech-logic.com
Representative: Mark Sporle
Tech Logic, a leader and pioneer in library automated material handling, provides the most innovative, reliable and cost effective library solutions exclusively for libraries.

Today's Business Solutions — Booth 312
7820 S Quincy Street
Willowbrook, IL 60527-5534
630.537.1370
630.537.1369 (fax)
www.singlecard.com
Representatives: Tim McGahan, Lou Flavio
TBS is a provider of high-tech library solutions; enhancing patrons' experience with computer reservation, mobile printing, print management, scan stations and a payment kiosk with PC Compliant Credit/Debit Card solutions.

Turtleback Books — Booth 105
3401 Chouteau Avenue
St. Louis, MO 63103-2913
815.718.0649 (cell)
Representative: Paul Yemm
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.

USDA Rural Development — Booth 108
5417 Clem's Way
Stevens Point, WI 54482-8801
715.345.7662
715.855.8495 (fax)
Representative: Brian Deaner
Federal financial assistance to provide or improve essential community services.

UW-Madison School of Library & Information Studies* — Booth 400 
600 North Park Street
Madison, WI 53706
608.890.0364
608.263.4849 (fax)
www.slis.wisc.edu
Representatives: Meredith Lowe, Anna Palmer
SLIS, the iSchool at UW-Madison, offers on-campus and online options for a Master's degree in Library and Information Studies, as well as numerous continuing education opportunities.

UW-Madison, Wisconsin TechSearch — Booth 211
215 Randall Avenue
Madison, WI 53706
608.265.4619
608.262.4739 (fax)
http://wts.wisc.edu
Representative: Rachel Watters
WTS provides document delivery, interlibrary loan and research services from the UW-Madison Libraries to businesses across Wisconsin and the United States.

UW-Milwaukee School of Information Studies* — Booth 214
P. O. Box 413
Milwaukee, WI 53201-0413
414.229.5409
414.229.6699 (fax)
www.ischool.uwm.edu
Representatives: Sharon Lake, Chad Zahrt, Julie Walker, Twyla McGhee, Laura Meyer, Jim Schultz, Claire Schultz, Tomas Lipinski
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 202
1930 Monroe Street, Third Floor
Madison, WI 53711
608.263.1136
608.263.1132 (fax)
www.uwpress.wisc.edu
Representative: Andrea Christofferson
Publisher and distributor of regional, scholarly and general interest books.

Upstart — Booth 302
P.O. Box 7820
Madison, WI 53707-7829
800.558.2110
www.upstartpromotions.com
Representative: Heidi Green
Upstart reading promotions include posters, bookmarks and incentives to get kids excited about reading.

Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction — Booths 403/405
2109 S. Stoughton Road
Madison, WI 53716-2851
608.224.6165
www.dpi.wi.gov
Representatives: Kara Ripley, Ben Miller
DPI provides leadership, advocacy, assistance, planning, coordination, funding and resources to support libraries, education and lifelong learning in Wisconsin.

WiLS/Recollection Wisconsin — Booths 413/415
1360 Regent Street, #121
Madison, WI 53715-1255
608.216.8399
608.237.2358 (fax)
www.wils.org
Representatives: Jeff Brunner, Melody Clark, Andrea Coffin, Sara Gold, Lisa Marten, Melissa McLimans, 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 Historical Society — Booth 104
816 State Street Rm 443
Madison, WI 53706-1417
608.264.6465
608.264.6486 (fax)
www.wisconsinhistory.org
Representatives: John Friend, Eli Brunet, Halley Pucker
The Wisconsin Historical Society collects, preserves, and shares our stories through archives, images and microfilms, programs, sites, publications, and more! Stop by our booth and say hello.

Wisconsin Public Television — Booth 205
821 University Avenue
Madison, WI 53706-1412
608.265.3855
608.263.9763 (fax)
www.wpt.org
Representatives: Michael Harryman, Erik Ernst, Tim Schneider, Jonna Mayberry, Mike McKenzie
Wisconsin Public Television provides access to local and national content, extending its reach and impact in the communities we serve.

Wisconsin Talking Book and Braille Library — Booth 204
813 W. Wells Street
Milwaukee, WI 53233-1436
414.286.6918
414.286.3102 (fax)
www.talkingbooks.wi.gov/
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 for listening.

Woodland Pattern* — Booths 502/504/506
720 East Locust
Milwaukee WI 53212-2547
414.263.5001
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. - School and Library Division — Booth 213
180 North LaSalle Street, Suite 900
Chicago, IL 60601
312.726.5858
888.922.3766 (fax)
www.worldbook.com
Representatives: Mike Kane, Sharon Kane
Award-winning, sole source library and classroom references featuring cutting-edge PK-Adult World Book Web, World Book Encyclopedia and PK-Intermediate nonfiction series for early skills, social studies and sciences.

Yerges Moving and Storage - Booth 402
P. O. Box 339
Fort Atkinson, WI 53538-0339
920.563.5000
920.563.5096 (fax)
www.yergesmoving.com
Representative: Kevin Becker
Commercial movers with extensive experience in library relocation and remodeling projects. Also movers of medical equipment and household furniture. Onsite 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
608.245.3640
608.245.3646 (fax)
wla.wisconsinlibraries.org
    Career Center — Booth 407
    Wisconsin Small Libraries Section — Booth 508
    Youth Services Section — Booth 110
 

Wisconsin Library Association Foundation
4610 S Biltmore Lane, Suite 100
Madison, WI 53718-2153
608.245.3640
608.245.3646 (fax)
wla.wisconsinlibaries.org/wlaf
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