Southern Illinois University Carbondale
Announcement of an Exempt Purchase
Vendor: Association of Research Libraries, Washington, DC
Amount: An estimated $31,000
An estimated start date of 7/1/2018 through 6/30/2019
The University award process may be delayed up to thirty days as this award goes through a state approval process.
First published Monday, June 25, 2018
The University awarded a contract for research library membership.
The University will purchase a membership for a research library at Southern Illinois University Carbondale.
This purchase is exempt from the usual selection processes of the Procurement Code because the procurement expenditure is for membership in professional, academic, research, or athletic organizations on behalf of a public institution of higher education, an employee of a public institution of higher education, or a student at a public institution of higher education. (30 ILCS 500 / 1-13(b)(1)) This is a library membership.
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