University of Illinois at Springfield
Announcement of an Exempt Purchase (30 ILCS 500/1-13a)
Vendor: EBSCO Industries, Inc., Cary, IL
Amount: An estimated $400,000
An estimated start date of 3/18/2013 through 6/30/2014
The University award process may be delayed up to thirty days as this award goes through a state approval process.
First published Wednesday, March 6, 2013
The University awarded a contract for library content for Brookens Library.
Vendor will provide on-line database access, books and periodicals to the University.
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.
For additional information, contact:
State Purchasing Officer - Shirley Webb
The State of Illinois has a policy to encourage prospective vendors to hire
qualified veterans, minorities, females, persons with disabilities and ex-offenders.