Gold Sponsors

Baker & TaylorBaker & Taylor, a Follett company, is the premier worldwide distributor of digital and print books and entertainment products. We love books and leverage our unsurpassed distribution network to deliver rich content in multiple formats, anytime and anywhere, to readers worldwide. Baker & Taylor offers cutting-edge digital media services and innovative technology platforms to thousands of publishers, libraries and retailers globally.
BiblioboardCreate. Share. Discover. Libraries are connecting with their communities in a significant and meaningful way using BiblioBoard‘s Community Engagement platforms.
bibliothecaAt bibliotheca, we share in and support the critical mission of libraries around the globe. Our goal is to serve as a trusted, reliable and innovative partner in the important work libraries do every day. bibliotheca solutions can help you captivate your patrons and connect with your community by maximizing every patron touchpoint and offering best-in-class products and services.
PlayawayPlayaway pre-loaded products are built for circulation. From product design to content and services, they make it easy to put safe, durable and simple-to-use technology in the hands of all library patrons. Playaway helps libraries meet their goals by promoting literacy and learning, bridging the digital divide, and making technology accessible to everyone. Curated with content from the industry’s top publishers and app providers, Playaway products deliver the highest quality audiobooks, apps, videos, eBooks, and read alongs. They are currently circulated in 40,000 schools, libraries, and military installations worldwide.
ScholasticScholastic is a global children’s publishing company that has been dedicated to building a love of reading and lifelong learners for nearly 100 years. New digital platforms have allowed us to leverage multimedia, multisensory, and multileveled content—and offer equitable access—to help build and strengthen literacy skills and grow content knowledge in all levels of learners. Embedded tools such as a read aloud with word highlighting and vocabulary defined in context are changing the way today’s children acquire literacy skills and build their content area knowledge.
Thorndike PressThorndike Press, a part of Gale, a Cengage Company, has been publishing large print books for over 30 years. Large print can benefit struggling and reluctant readers by improving fluency, comprehension, and overall engagement. Most Large Print texts look just like traditional hardcover editions, reducing any stigma for young readers.

Silver Sponsor

Penguin Random HouseThe Penguin Random House Library Marketing team members are dedicated library advocates working to bring the best books and authors to librarians and library patrons everywhere. Working with diverse imprints, they are your resource for Book Festival and LibraryCon events, personal reading lists, book news, and beyond. Visit them online at and Borrow. Read.

Reception Sponsor

Friends of Miami-Dade Public Library