Illinois State University
Announcement of an Exempt Purchase
Vendor: ProQuest LLC, Ann Arbor, MI
An estimated start date of 1/1/2017 through 12/31/2017
Potential Future Renewals:
The University award process may be delayed up to thirty days as this award goes through a state approval process.
First published Thursday, August 31, 2017
The University awarded a contract for library backfiles license/subscription.
Library backfiles license/subscription:
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 license/subscription provides access to electronic library materials and an online database of archival magazine articles from the vendor's Entertainment Industry Magazine Archive to the University's Milner Library.
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