ERIC Number: ED201311
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1981-Feb-1
Library Bids, Contracts, and Price Agreements.
This paper presents general advice, illustrated by examples from the experience of the state of Ohio, on the use of written agreements, contracts, and the competitive bidding process, and indicates the benefits they can bring to a number of areas in library purchasing. Examples are concerned with the procurement of general supplies, binding services, book and periodical purchases, approval plans, and automated acquisition systems. Five references are listed. (RAA)
Publication Type: Opinion Papers; Reports - Descriptive; Speeches/Meeting Papers
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Paper presented at the Midwinter Meeting of the American Library Association (Washington, DC, February 1, 1981).