Eastern Illinois University
Announcement of an Exempt Purchase
Vendor: Amazon, Seattle, WA
Terms: One-time transaction
The University award process may be delayed up to thirty days as this award goes through a state approval process.
First published Wednesday, February 13, 2019
The University awarded a contract for library materials.
This purchase is for books and a DVD.
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)) This purchase is exempt because it is for library materials.
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