Please find below resource(s) available for Renewal
Renewal information is now ready for 2018 for Canada Ino Desk.
There are two differnt options available, Canada Info Desk Complete and Canada Info Desk Select. New this year, libraries may subscribe to the individual databases separately for those not wanting to subscribe to Complete or Select.
This is a joint TAL / Consortia Canada agreement. TAL is the lead consortium.
New for 2018: 6 Financial Post titles added to the platform without raising the price for these additional publications [the proposed price increase this year is essentially just for inflation]
There are no price increases to the individual databases for the Canada Info Desk Select offer, except Canadian Who’s Who.
Pricing for individual databases are now available for those that do not want CID Complete or Select.
Prices for CID Complete Unlimited has increased from $.70 to $.715. CID Complete concurrent users has increased approximately 1.43%. CID Select has increased by approximately 1.99%.
Individual library prices will differ as pricing is based on population for the unlimited access model.
From the vendor:
Access thousands of records on Canadian organizations, her government, business, schools and financial and cultural institutions. Everything from her Prime Ministers to her zoos is just a click away in this remarkable group of carefully maintained databases known for their breadth and accuracy of information on Canada. This is our all-encompassing Canadian online source that provides access to all databases. And that means access to tens of thousands of cultural and professional organizations, government offices, law firms, banks, health and education facilities, libraries, and the media ranging from magazines to broadcasters. With CID you have access to over 100,000 contact names across Canada, too. All carefully indexed for easy productive search queries. No other on-line source covers the diverse array of Canadian information like Canada Info Desk. A virtual who's who and what's where in Canada.
The databases available include:
CID Complete includes the following Grey House databases:
Complete includes all of the above databases. Select includes Canadian Almanac and Directory plus any 6 of the above databases as selected by the library (for a total of 7 for CID Select).
From the vendor:
Mid-term joins are welcome and will be pro-rated.
Please respond with your decision to join, change, or cancel this subscription to firstname.lastname@example.org by Monday, November 20, 2017.
Current subscriptions will be renewed if cancellation notice is not provided before Monday, November 20, 2017.