University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Announcement of an Exempt Purchase (30 ILCS 500/1-13a)
Vendor: Elsevier B.V., New York, NY
Amount: An estimated $17,000,000
An estimated start date of 1/1/2013 through 12/31/2017
The University award process may be delayed up to thirty days as this award goes through a state approval process.
First published Monday, October 22, 2012
The University awarded a contract for library journals.
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.