Illinois State University
Announcement of an Exempt Purchase
Vendor: IBISWorld Inc, New York, NY
Amount: An estimated $18,085
An estimated start date of 10/24/2020 through 10/24/2021
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, September 23, 2020
The University awarded a contract for a library license/subscription.
The University will purchase a library subscription to provide academic access to IBISWorld Academic subscription 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)) The IBISWorld Academic subscription will provide access to NAICS Industry, NAICS Risk Ratings Reports, Business Environment Reports.
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