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University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
SoleSource #1TLC18R0355543
Announcement of a Sole Source Purchase
Change Order
Published Friday March 31, 2017
Vendor: Cengage Learning Acquisitions Inc/Cengage Learning Inc.
Change Order Amount: $0

There was a clerical error in posting dated 3/30/17. The term is for 36 months not 60 months.
The State Purchasing Officer for this procurement is now Aaron M. Finder.
The University award process may be delayed up to thirty days as this award goes through a state approval process.
Award Info Published Thursday March 30, 2017
Awarded to:
Vendor: Cengage Learning Acquisitions Inc/Cengage Learning Inc., Independence, KY
Amount: An estimated $1,800,000
Terms:
An estimated start date of 7/1/2017 through 6/30/2020, 60 months
Renewals:
None
The University award process may be delayed up to thirty days as this award goes through a state approval process.
The hearing has been cancelled
Published Monday March 13, 2017
The hearing has been cancelled since no vendors registered to attend or submitted comments regarding this notice.
First published Tuesday, February 28, 2017
The University awarded a contract for Cengage/WebStore Distribution to Cengage Learning Acquisitions Inc/Cengage Learning Inc., Independence, KY, for an estimated $1,800,000.
Electronic Textbook Service functionality
The University has determined that this purchase is only economically available from this source because the item or service is copyrighted or patented and is not available except from the holder of the copyright or patent.

For additional information, contact:
Teri Merrell
212A Illini Plaza
1817 South Neil Street
Champaign, IL 61820
Phone: (217) 244-3732
FAX: (217) 239-6877
State Purchasing Officer - Aaron M. Finder

We will hold a public hearing at the date, time and location specified below, if we receive a request to testify regarding the sole source determination. We will also hold a hearing if any vendor submits a signed statement showing the capability to provide the stated supplies/services at or below the amount indicated.

The public hearing allows any interested party the opportunity to testify for or against the sole source determination as described in this notice. The purpose of the hearing is to receive information from the public in a reasonable manner. Formal rules of evidence will not apply. The hearing officer will produce minutes of the hearing and may record it in order to aid in the production of the minutes. After conclusion of the hearing we will decide whether the sole source determination was appropriate.

We must receive any request to testify and any vendor statement no later than the registration date and time indicated below. If we do not receive a timely request or statement, we will not hold the hearing. We reserve the right to cancel the procurement prior to any scheduled hearing. Please confirm the status of the hearing with the Hearing Contact.

Date:
March 15, 2017
Time:
2:00 PM
Location:
Stratton Building
Room 511
401 S. Spring Street
Springfield, IL

Hearing Contact:
Aaron M. Finder
Phone:(217) 720-7105
Potential participants are requested to call ahead to verify location and get directions. Date, time, and location are subject to change and/or cancellation. It is the responsibility of potential participants to confirm these details prior to attendance.

Registration Deadline:
March 10, 2017
Register with:
Aaron M. Finder
Phone:(217) 720-7105

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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Sole Source Justification
  • 1TLC18R0355543Part1.pdf (285 KB)
Sole Source Justification Part 2
  • 1TLC18R0355543Part2.pdf (33 KB)