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Group Purchasing Program
The LILRC Group Purchasing Program offers substantial discounts to electronic databases from Britannica, EBSCO, LYRASIS, OCLC, etc. Please visit LILRC Web site at http://www.lilrc.org/progsvce/er.php for further information.The Group Purchasing Program is available to all academic, public, special and schools libraries either as a member or non-member of LILRC. While LILRC is offering these subscription services at a significant discount, a small administrative eligibility fee is added to partially offset our costs. Non-member libraries pay an additional surcharge for all services.
Currently, LILRC offers access to the following electronic content, product or services:
OCLC FirstSearch (Base Package Databases and LILCat)
Since 1996, LILRC has offered Long Island libraries a low cost group subscription to OCLC FirstSearch package. The current LILRC FirstSearch package includes 11 OCLC base package databases and the group catalog, LILCat (Long Island Library Catalog) without additional charge. LILCat is the replacement of the old Long Island Union List of Serials and it is an OCLC WorldCat-based real time product.
LILRC Direct Database Contracts
NY 3Rs Offerings
3M Tattle-Tape Security Strips
3M Tattle-Tape Security Strips, for use in 3M library security systems, are being offered at substantial savings through this group purchase. Checkpoint Security Strips are also available through this agreeament.
Any library interested in ordering tapes should completed the order form.