Atlanta, GA — August 18, 2011 — LYRASIS, the nation's largest non-profit regional membership organization for libraries and information professionals, and AtoZdatabases, a new premier reference database source for libraries, academic and government institutions, have joined forces to expand reference databases options for LYRASIS members.
Through its in-depth search options, AtoZdatabases provides access to accurate and comprehensive information on 30 million businesses, 33 million executives, 2 million new businesses, 200 million residents and 90 million homeowners within the U.S.
Tom Sanville, Senior Director of Library Services at LYRASIS said, "We are very pleased to add AtoZdatabases to our extensive catalog of products and services. The level of information AtoZdatabases puts at our member's fingertips is unmatched. Keeping the current financial challenges libraries continue to face in mind, we negotiated a substantial discount on our member's behalf."
Rakesh Gupta, President of AtoZdatabases said, "These databases are ideal for job seekers preparing for interviews; small businesses looking to create sales leads and mailing lists, individuals interested in market research or locating friends and relatives, and entrepreneurs researching similar businesses as well as competitors."
AtoZ offers following promise to its customers:
- Substantial price advantage over competition – typically 40% less
- 250 downloads per search – 10 times more than competition
- One price for all current and future databases
- No automatic renewal and price increases
- Substantial help with marketing and training to ensure a smooth implementation
Created in April 2009 by the merger of PALINET and SOLINET and joined shortly thereafter by NELINET, LYRASIS is the nation's largest non-profit regional membership organization serving libraries and information professionals — providing opportunities for networking and collaboration, offering innovative solutions and delivering significant cost savings through group purchasing for products and services. For more information, please visit www.lyrasis.org.
AtoZdatabases is owned by Vin Gupta, database pioneer and founder of ReferenceUSA and infoUSA. AtoZdatabases is the Premier Reference and Marketing Database including 30 million business profiles & 220 million residents. Ideal for sales leads, mailing lists, market research, employment opportunities, finding friends and relatives, and much more.