Automatic Release Plans (ARP)

Are you pressed for time to select those "must-have", high demand items? We’ll consult with you to customize an "Automatic Release Plan" (ARP) for materials ranging from adult fiction bestsellers to large print books to travel guides to juvenile and young adult graphic novels and everything in between. These plans will ensure your shelves are kept stocked with current materials in formats patrons are using. MARC records are available so that patrons can place holds. And, we will monitor your expenditure amounts and provide timely reports to ensure your $-allocation is neither over- or under-spent.

Our most popular plans:

  • Adult fiction and non-fiction bestsellers
  • Adult large print fiction and non-fiction
  • Juvenile and young adult hardcover, trade and paperback fiction
  • Adult, juvenile and young adult Christian fiction
  • Adult computer books
  • Adult travel guides
  • Adult and juvenile audiobooks on CD and MP3
  • Multi-lingual materials
  • Adult French titles
  • Children’s and young adult French titles
  • Juvenile graphic novels
  • ESL titles
  • Adult playaway
  • Juvenile board books
  • Juvenile picture books
  • Canadiana
To learn more about any of our "Automatic Release Plans"
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Standing Orders

Sign up with us to receive monthly shipments of "must-have" titles delivered to your library or branch. Need travel books, but don’t always know when there’s a newer edition available? Our print continuations list may be for you.

Adult Mass Market Titles

Let us help get you set up to receive a monthly shipment of mass market paperbacks. We’ll provide our industry knowledge of the number of titles per genre being published to help you tailor your profile to your patrons’ needs and your library’s budget.
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Children’s & Young Adult Series

Our online standing order program can be entirely self-managed by librarians. Choose from over 500 active juvenile & young adult series, including picture books, easy readers and graphic novels. No more having to keep up with what’s available/what’s been discontinued. This program keeps track of all that for you!
Find this under our "Selection Lists", as "Standing Orders Children's and YA"
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Over 1,700 titles are available from ULS on an annual or bi-annual basis including reference or circulating government publications, legal, travel, financial planning etc. titles – automatically shipped to you as they become available.

To learn more about this service, please:
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