Special Offers

The Neurosurgical Atlas is available for the first time to libraries as an institutional model

For the first time ever, the Neurosurgical Atlas—known as the ultimate resource in cranial surgery—is available for libraries. This work is the most comprehensive, interactive, and exclusive multi-media collection that unveils novel and efficient techniques for brain surgery. It has inspired a devoted global community of over 70,000 members and is used by neurosurgeons, residents, medical students, nurses, neuroscience researchers, radiologists, and other allied health professionals. Its nonprofit mission is to push the boundaries of surgical excellence, education, and research to achieve the best possible patient outcomes.

For a trial and more information, contact Group Purchasing at or 517-939-1382.

MCLS members save up to 35% on Bloomsbury Digital Resources

Through May 31, 2023, MCLS members can save up to 35% off the one-time purchase price. The Bloomsbury collection features over 16,000 eBooks in the Humanities and Social Sciences from Bloomsbury Academic, Zed Books, Red Globe Press, and Hart Publishing.

Features & Benefits:

  • DRM free access
  • No hosting fees
  • Cite, share, and personalize content
  • PDFs match print
  • Mobile responsive for a tablet or smartphone
  • Download and print chapter PDFs without restriction
  • Unlimited concurrent access for students
  • Search full text of titles; filter by date, series, or subject
  • MARC records
  • COUNTER 5 usage statistics

To request a quote or learn more about these products, contact MCLS Group Purchasing at or 517-939-1382.

It is time for the annual Docuseek Spring Special

Between now and July 31, 2023, lock in your discount and upgrade your streaming media collection with exclusive and highly-curated award-winning films from the leaders in social-issue and independent film.

Founded on more than 50 years of educational distribution experience, Docuseek brings you content you cannot find anywhere else from more than 20 established film distributors from around the world.

To request a quote or learn more about these products, contact MCLS Group Purchasing at or 517-939-1382.

OVID is offering end of fiscal year discounts

Offering a range of eBooks for the health sciences, OVID provides libraries with high quality resources supporting allied health, medical, and nursing programs. Take advantage of OVID’s end-of-fiscal year savings on eBooks including discounts up to 50% (depending on the number of titles purchased).

Eligible collections include titles from the American Academy of Orthopaedic Society, American College of Physicians, American College of Radiology, American Nurses Association, Astute Doctor, Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, and the Oncology Nursing Society.

For specific titles and information on discounts, contact Group Purchasing at or 517-939-1382.

Marketline Advantage: a resource for market intelligence and analytics


For more than 15 years Marketline Advantage has supported the research needs of investment banks, corporations, professional services firms, and academia with a unique mix of company, industry, country, city, and financial data for every major industry and marketplace. This real world research tool covers major companies, industries, countries, and cities worldwide, helping prepare students for work in industry, public policy, and the nonprofit sector.

For a trial and more information, contact Group Purchasing at or 517-939-1382.

Beanstack easily creates online reading challenges

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Whether you’re a school, a public library, or an institution looking for a fun, engaging way to motivate people of all ages to read more, Beanstack is your solution. You can create reading challenges for Read Across America, summer reading, Banned Books Week, and more. With a new streamlined admin K-12 dashboard, it’s easier than ever to manage and create reading challenges.

To request a quote or learn more, contact MCLS Group Purchasing at or 517-939-1382.

Enhance your children’s collection with 1,100+ TumbleBook Library titles

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The TumbleBook Library Collection includes licensed titles from children’s book publishers such as Simon & Schuster, Chronicle Books, Candlewick Press, Charlesbridge Press, Walker & Company, Annick Press, Orca Books, Lerner Books, and HarperCollins Publishers, among others.

Your patrons will find 1,100 titles including 360 TumbleBooks, 200 Chapter Books, 80 non-fiction books, 89 Graphic Novels, and much more! Plus, there are hundreds of TumbleQuizzes and other resources for library and school subscriptions. The TumbleBookLibrary Partnership Program allows public libraries to work with their local school communities to negotiate the most economical subscription options available.

For a trial and more information, contact Group Purchasing at or 517-939-1382.

Discover Stories in the Cloud, a custom Dial-a-Story service for libraries

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Stories in the Cloud offers alternate ways to engage users through stories and other enjoyable content. With affordable rates and no set up fees, Stories in the Cloud makes it easy for your library to offer a custom, private label Dial-A-Story service.

MCLS members receive a 30% discount and a special welcome package which includes a studio-quality microphone to record stories and 500 printed cards to market the service. In addition:

  • No hardware or software is needed.
  • Use a dedicated local phone number.
  • Unlimited stories are available to unlimited callers.
  • Offer children’s and adult stories, poems, jokes, and songs.

To request a quote or learn more, contact MCLS Group Purchasing at or 517-939-1382.

Expired: Conference discount code – Computers in Libraries: Tech Partners for Community Sustainability 

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Information Today, Inc.’s 2023 Computers in Libraries: Tech Partners for Community Sustainability conference will take place in Arlington, VA March 28-30 with pre-conference half-day workshops offered on March 27.

The conference program highlights novel examples of libraries innovating, taking advantage of leading technology, and making it happen in their communities. Hear from forward-thinking libraries, creative fablabs, and centers of information excellence; network and learn from leaders in the field; and definitely be an active participant!

To take advantage of this special offer, visit the conference website and use the code AMI23.

Contact Grace Boykin at with any questions.

Bloomsbury Art Markets discounts for MCLS members

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Now through Feb. 17, Bloomsbury is offering MCLS members the chance to save an additional 10-15% off the standard 15% discount on the one-time purchase of select digital resources. From Feb. 18 through May 31, the member discount is 5-10% on top of the standard discount.

This offer applies to the following resources:

  • Bloomsbury Applied Visual Arts

  • Bloomsbury Architecture Library

  • Architecture Design and Practice

  • Bloomsbury Comparative and International Education

  • Bloomsbury Cultural History

  • Bloomsbury Design Library*

  • Bloomsbury Fashion Business Cases*

  • Bloomsbury Fashion Photography Archive

  • Bloomsbury Fashion Video Archive

  • Bloomsbury Food Library

  • Bloomsbury History: Theory and Method

  • Bloomsbury International Encyclopedia of Surrealism

  • Bloomsbury Medieval Clothing & Textiles

  • Bloomsbury Medieval Studies

  • Bloomsbury Philosophy Library**

  • Bloomsbury Popular Music

  • Churchill Archive

  • Human Kinetics Library**

  • Screen Studies**

  • Sound Studies

  • Theology and Religion Online (TARO)**

*Berg Fashion Library subscribers save an extra 5% on the one-time purchase of the Bloomsbury Design Library, Fashion Photography Archive, Bloomsbury Fashion Video Archive, and Bloomsbury Fashion Business Cases.
**Discount based on number of modules/updates selected

Contact MCLS Group Purchasing for your quote at or (517) 939-1382.

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