Southern Illinois University Carbondale
Announcement of an Exempt Purchase (30 ILCS 500/1-13a)
Vendor: Matthew Bender & Company, Inc., dba LexisNexis Matthew, Philadelphia, PA
Amount: An estimated $87,771
Terms: One-time transaction
The University award process may be delayed up to thirty days as this award goes through a state approval process.
First published Friday, June 8, 2012
The University awarded a contract for books and library materials.
State Purchasing Officer - Shirley Webb
This purchase is exempt from the usual selection processes in the procurement code because
the procurement expenditures are for periodicals and books 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.
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The State of Illinois has a policy to encourage prospective vendors to hire
qualified veterans, minorities, females, persons with disabilities and ex-offenders.