Northern Illinois University
Request for Proposal: Discovery Tool Web Application for NIU Libraries
Number of Unsuccessful, Responsive Respondents:
Vendor: Ex Libris Inc., Des Plaines, IL
An estimated start date of 3/1/2011 through 6/30/2015
The University award process may be delayed up to thirty days as this award goes through a state approval process.
The RFP opening date has been changed to Wednesday, December 8, 2010 at 2:00 PM Local [NIU] Time. Please see Addendum #1 for additional information.
First published Tuesday, November 2, 2010
Sealed proposals will be accepted at the address below until 2:00 PM, Wednesday December 8, 2010:
Lowden Hall, Room 107
This RFP is for a Vendor-hosted Metasearch Web Application Discovery Tool for NIU University Libraries. Among various other features and/or capabilities, the Discovery Tool should provide a simple, user-friendly search and retrieval experience, provide a method to library patrons to discover information in various formats (digital, print, subscription-based, etc.), and provide easy and intuitive administrative interface.
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Submit 8 copies of the response as defined in the specifications.
The University reserves the right to accept or reject any and all responses or parts thereof.
This transaction is subject to the State Board of Elections registration and certification requirements of Public Act 095-0971.