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Media Source

Media Source supports quality literature as the parent company of three businesses focused on promoting and selling children’s books. Its main business line, Junior Library Guild, provides book subscriptions to libraries. Its other businesses include a catalog-based book order service and a publishing house.

Acquired :
April 2007
Exited :
November 2011
Industry :
Business Services , Education & Training
Region :
North America
Location :
Plain City, Ohio
Add-on Acquisitions :

The Horn Book, Inc. of Boston, Massachusetts (January 2009)

Library Journal, School Library Journal, and Library Hotline of New York, New York (March 2010)

Website :
News Releases :
Riverside Hits the Books with Latest Add-On
Riverside Books Another Deal, Exits Media Source
Riverside Hits the Books, Checks Out Three New Titles