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University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Exemption #1BWH14I5235418ChrisCalhoun
Announcement of an Exempt Purchase (30 ILCS 500/1-13a)
Award Info Published Thursday September 11, 2014
Awarded to:
Vendor: Chris Calhoun Agency, New York, NY
Amount: $975,000
Terms:  One-time transaction
The University award process may be delayed up to thirty days as this award goes through a state approval process.
First published Thursday, September 11, 2014
The University awarded a contract for Library content Gwendolyn Brooks Archive.
Library content from the Gwendolyn Brooks Archive purchased 8/22/2013. There was an opportunity to acquire Library content from the Gwendolyn Brooks archive and the purchase was completed by the department as an exempt purchase without a purchase order. The exempt posting did not get posted to the Bulletin timely as the normal process to submit a requisition was not used. The department will use the requisition process to notify Purchasing in the future and allow for the timely posting of an exempt purchase.
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:
Bradley Henson
212A Illini Plaza
1817 South Neil Street
Champaign, IL 61820
Phone: (217) 300-2459
FAX: (217) 239-6783

The State of Illinois has a policy to encourage prospective vendors to hire qualified veterans, minorities, females, persons with disabilities and ex-offenders.

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