Illinois State University
Announcement of an Exempt Purchase
Vendor: Elsevier B.V., Amsterdam, Netherlands
An estimated start date of 7/1/2019 through 6/30/2020
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 Friday, July 5, 2019
The University awarded a contract for a library subscription.
This University will purchase library materials.
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)) Full text database includes journals, trade publications, books, and conference proceedings focused on the earth sciences, geology, human and physical geography, environmental sciences, oceanography, geomechanics, alternative energy sources, pollution, waste management, and nature conservation.
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