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Company Name: Lectorum Publications, Inc.
Contract Title(s): Instructional Material/Supplies/Equipment/Software
Contract #: TEXBUY RFP #022-026 
Contract Title(s): School Library Collection Development 
Contract #: TEXBUY RFP #023-025

TEXBUY RFP #022-026  Instructional Material/Supplies/Equipment/Software Contract Term: September 1, 2022 through August 31, 2023 with the option to extend for 36 additional months in 12-month increments through August 31, 2024, August 31, 2025 and August 31, 2026.
TEXBUY RFP #023-025 School Library Collection Development  Contract Term: September 1, 2023 through August 31, 2024 with the option to extend for 36 additional months in 12-month increments through August 31, 2025, August 31, 2026 and August 31, 2027.
Lectorum Publications opened its doors over 60 years ago as a trade bookstore, catering to the needs of the general public and college students in the New York metropolitan area. Since then, we have grown to become the largest Spanish language book distributor for children, young adults, and adults in the country, with over 30,000 titles from more than 500 domestic and foreign publishers. 

Lectorum Publications, Inc. is also a publisher of Spanish language books. Our line includes the Spanish translations of well-loved classics such as the popular series La casa del árbol (Magic Tree House), Kevin Henkes books, the award-winning series of Authentic Literature, Cuando los grandes eran pequeños, the acclaimed bilingual edition of Braids/Trencitas, Siete toneladas y media de acero (Seven and a Half Tons of Steel) - a powerful story that reveals how something remarkable can emerge from a devastating event, and the New York Times best-selling Mercy Watson series by Kate DiCamillo.

Catalog- The Best of Children’s Literature in Spanish 2022

Book Lists - For over 60 years we have been working with administrators and teachers assisting them in selecting the best materials for their Dual Language, ESL, and Bilingual Programs. We have created Classroom Libraries and book lists in both Spanish & English to meet the needs of the students from Pre-K to 12th grades, aligned to the State Standards. Our multilingual staff is uniquely qualified to choose culturally and educationally relevant materials that speak to the needs of diverse urban areas. We also offer World languages materials, such as Chinese, Arabic, Mandarin Chinese, Portuguese, etc.

e-Books – We offer a Spanish e-Book platform with unique authentic children's literature from Latin American publishers. Pricing and discount is based on the district's amount of schools. 
School Book Fair Program- Feria del Libro – Our amazing selection of Spanish titles ensures that your book fair is a success. We offer two different incentives based on the total sales. 

Approval Plans - Our on-approval plans will help librarians keep their school library collections up-to-date. This plan can be customized for all needs and budgets. 

Monthly Newsletter - We feature monthly new releases of children’s titles. We also provide thematic flyers at teachers’ requests. 

Lectorum Publications, Inc. has a global presence in the Spanish publishing industry. We attend all the major international book fairs: Liber (Spain), FIL Guadalajara (Mexico), FILBO (Bogotá) Feria del Libro de Buenos Aires (Argentina) and BOOK EXPO (U.S.). We network with attending members and industry professionals at the fair while assisting teachers and librarians in the selection of materials for their programs
Vendor Contact Info:
Janet Wells (Regions: 1, 2, 13, 15, 17, 18, 19, 20)
Phone: 512-577-2781
Eric Ruth (Regions: 4, 5, 6, 7, 10, 11)
Phone:  972-322-4930
Email: [email protected]
Hilda Viskovic - Educational Sales Manager 
Phone: (800) 345-5946 Ext: # 2240
Gladys Ochoa - Customer Service Manager
Phone: (800) 345-5946 Ext: # 2226
[email protected] 

Luis Lopez - Order Processing Manager
Phone: (800) 345-5946 Ext: # 2248
[email protected] 
Vendor Website: Lectorum
Bid & Response Documents: #022-026 Instructional Materials/Supplies/Equipment/Software
Bid & Response Documents: TEXBUY RFP #023-025 School Library Collection Development 
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