This is how literature procurement is done nowadays.
- A full range of literature-procurement services, with cost-optimised administration and fulfilment
- Access to all titles available worldwide – in print or digital format
- Fully integrated into your own systems
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Expertise for the public sector and libraries
National and local government departments and university and smaller regional libraries all need timely and reliable access to a large range of information. But the public-sector budgets on which they depend are most often limited. We are familiar with these requirements, and do our best to support you during the procurement of the specialist resources concerned.
- Worldwide research and procurement of specialist literature and other information (in both digital and print formats)
- Timely logistics for public institutions
- Display-ready deliveries of books the libraries
- Tailored solutions for optimised cost efficiency
Are you looking for ways of relieving you and your employees of onerous routine tasks? Then let your business take advantage of our all-round literature/media procurement service.
WHAT WE CAN DO FOR YOU
As a full-service provider we perform each step on your behalf, from organisation and coordination to billing and final delivery – whether directly to your own computer desktops or to those of your users.
ims helps to free up your organisation, while at the same time delivering a significant reduction in costs. You receive all the services concerned from a single source, matched precisely to your own processes and with pricing transparency to let you keep a proper track of costs. As an ims customer, you are relieved of onerous tasks while also having access to a permanently available specialist contact person prepared to offer you advice and support on an ad hoc basis.
The advantages for you
The ims Full Service package offers you lower costs and enormous savings in terms of both time and labour, with equal benefits for your purchasing operation, post room and accounts department.
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More and more companies are outsourcing their literature-management operations. Because media procurement has significant saving potentials, in terms of both cost and complexity, for large and small businesses alike.
Find out how to benefit from the expertise and experience of ims specialists. You save time and money, while becoming free to concentrate on your core activities.
We analyse your literature requirements and identify the cost-driving factors. You find out specifically how much you are likely to save in bottom-line terms.
We use the global overview so obtained to identify the full potential for optimising your media procurement, and how you can continue to exploit it in the future.
3. A concept based on individual solutions
The result: an integrated, individual solution for your business that includes the entire range of literature-procurement, administration and delivery tasks.