Eastern Illinois University
Announcement of an Exempt Purchase
Vendor: GOBI, Atlanta, GA
Amount: An estimated $25,000
An estimated start date of 10/18/2017 through 6/30/2018
The University award process may be delayed up to thirty days as this award goes through a state approval process.
First published Friday, November 17, 2017
The University awarded a contract for books.
This purchase is for Library Books.
This purchase is exempt from the usual selection processes of the Procurement Code because the procurement expenditure is for periodicals, books, subscriptions, database licenses, and other publications procured for use by a university library or academic department, except for expenditures related to procuring textbooks for student use or materials for resale or rental. (30 ILCS 500 / 1-13(b)(5)) These are library books.
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