University of Illinois at Chicago
Announcement of an Exempt Purchase
Elsevier, Inc.,Philadelphia, PA
- Amount: An estimated $887,578.35
- Terms: An estimated start date of 10/1/2022 through 12/31/2027
- Renewals: None
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First published Wednesday, May 4, 2022
The University awarded a contract for database access.
Elsevier databases are used by faculty and students in the UIC Colleges of Medicine, Pharmacy, and UIC Hospital.
This purchase is exempt from the usual selection processes of the Procurement Code because the procurement expenditure is for periodicals, books, subscriptions, database licenses, and other publications 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. (30 ILCS 500 / 1-13(b)(5)) Faculty and students in the UIC Health Sciences colleges (Dentistry, Nursing, Medicine and Pharmacy) will have access to these critical databases for research, instruction, and patient care.
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