Illinois State University
Announcement of an Exempt Purchase
Vendor: American Chemical Society, Columbus, OH
An estimated start date of 12/1/2018 through 11/30/2021
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 Wednesday, November 21, 2018
The University awarded a contract for a library subscription.
The library subscription provides access to online content for Illinois State University Milner Library.
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)) The subscription provides portal access to chemistry and related information including the most trusted collection of chemical substances, reactions and literature references in the world curated by expert scientists
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