University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Announcement of an Exempt Purchase (30 ILCS 500/1-13a)
Vendor: YBP Information Services, Contoocook, NH
Amount: An estimated $5,250,000
An estimated start date of 7/1/2014 through 6/30/2017
The University award process may be delayed up to thirty days as this award goes through a state approval process.
First published Monday, April 14, 2014
The University awarded a contract for Monographic Firm Order/Approval/Standing Order Sup.
Monographic domestic firm orders, an approval plan now referred to as a virtual core academic book plan, and standing orders.
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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