University of Illinois Springfield
Announcement of an Exempt Purchase
Vendor: The Institute of Electrical & Electronic Engineers, New York, NY
Amount: An estimated $300,000
An estimated start date of 7/7/2018 through 6/30/2021
The University award process may be delayed up to thirty days as this award goes through a state approval process.
First published Monday, July 2, 2018
The University awarded a contract for library material and licenses purchase.
UIS Brookens Library requirements of learning, teaching and research related subscriptions, periodicals, archival and related items that coincide with objectives developed by University departments and their professors. The need will be for an indefinite quantity based upon actual need.
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)) for UIS Brookens Library.
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