Category Archives: TExpress Courier

FY2016 TExpress Courier Pricing

The FY2016 TExpress courier pricing and subsidy amounts have been finalized:

Service Price TSLAC subsidy Cost to library
5-day service $5,150 $850 $4,300
3-day service $3,500 $700 $2,800
2-day service $2,675 $428 $2,247

For more information about the courier program, please see our web site at:
https://www.tsl.texas.gov/texshare/texpressfaq.html

If you are interested in joining the courier, please contact Amigos directly at tae@amigos.org or 800-843-8482.

Trans-Amigos Express/TExpress Webinar

There is a Trans-Amigos Express quarterly participant meeting scheduled for 2:00 pm tomorrow, May 6, 2014.  Even if you can’t attend in real time, you may wish to register so you can access the archived recording of the meeting! Information about the webinar and registration can be found on their Web site here: http://www.amigos.org/civicrm/event/info?reset=1&id=429

 

TExpress Courier

The TExpress courier is a convenient and cost effective method to move your interlibrary loan materials. TExpress offers a 5 day, 3 day, and 2 day a week service to choose from for delivery throughout Texas. In addition to Texas, items can also be sent through the courier to New Mexico, Oklahoma, and Arkansas.  Who is participating in the courier?  http://www.amigos.org/node/137

The Texas State Library and Archives Commission does provide a subsidy for libraries who would like to join the courier on a first come first serve bases.

The cost for the courier for FY2013 is:

5-day service    $4,700 – $724 = $3,976
3-day service    $3,225 –  $615 = $2,610
2-day service    $2,525 –  $385 = $2,140

For more information about the courier, go to https://www.tsl.texas.gov/texshare/texpressfaq.html

If you are interested in joining the courier, please contact Amigos at tae@amigos.org