University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Announcement of an Exempt Purchase
Vendor: Cindas LLC, West Lafayette, IN
Amount: An estimated $250,000
An estimated start date of 9/17/2020 through 9/16/2030
The University award process may be delayed up to thirty days as this award goes through a state approval process.
First published Thursday, September 17, 2020
The University awarded a contract for an online database subscription. .
Online database subscription for thermal, mechanical, electrical, physical and other properties of various materials including aerospace alloys.
This purchase is exempt from the usual selection processes of the Procurement Code because the procurement expenditure is for periodicals, books, subscriptions, database licenses, and other publications 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. (30 ILCS 500 / 1-13(b)(5)) .
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