Southern Illinois University Carbondale
Announcement of an Exempt Purchase (30 ILCS 500/1-13a)
Vendor: Ebsco Industries, Inc., Birmingham, AL
Amount: An estimated $563,000
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 Thursday, June 7, 2012
The University awarded a contract for books and miscellaneous library materials.
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.