University of Illinois Springfield
Announcement of an Exempt Purchase (30 ILCS 500/1-13a)
Vendor: NewsBank Inc., Chester, VT
Amount: An estimated $20,000
An estimated start date of 1/1/2015 through 12/31/2015
The University award process may be delayed up to thirty days as this award goes through a state approval process.
First published Thursday, December 4, 2014
The University awarded a contract for library resources.
Vendor will provide library collection subscriptions for Access World News Research Collection and for the State Journal Register.
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.