Other Consortia and Purchasing Groups

This page includes e-content consortia run by member libraries, and additional organized purchases in which some of our libraries participate. We're providing this information as a convenience for members and do not endorse any offer. All inquiries should be made directly to the purchasing group/organization.

Amigos Library Services

Organization that offers discounts and other services to its members.
http://www.amigos.org/

Illinois Government Joint Purchasing Program

Contract pricing available to local government agencies.
https://www.illinois.gov/cms/localgov/jpp/Pages/Default.aspx

Libraries First

Nonprofit organization that offers discounts on electronic resources. Formerly Innovation Experts.
http://www.librariesfirst.org

Media on Demand

OverDrive consortium.
Contact:
George Kalinka
Woodridge Public Library
630.964.7899
gkalinka@woodridgelibrary.org
http://mediaondemand.org

Online Media of Northern Illinois (OMNI Libraries)

OverDrive consortium.
Contact:
Lisa Powell Williams
Moline Public Library
309.524.2473
lwilliams@molinelibrary.org
https://www.omnilibraries.org

TechSoup

Discounts on software and hardware
http://www.techsoup.org