University of Illinois at Chicago
Announcement of an Exempt Purchase (30 ILCS 500/1-13a)
Vendor: NewsBank Inc, Naples, FL
Amount: An estimated $252,667
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 Wednesday, November 26, 2014
The University awarded a contract for purchase of NewsBank Inc. Early American Imprints.
One-time purchase of Library catalogue access for patrons to NewsBank Inc. Early American imprints.
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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qualified veterans, minorities, females, persons with disabilities and ex-offenders.