Transfer pay libraries using FY06 funds to purchase January 2006 serials subscriptions, must compete for a new serials vendor. Libraries using FY05 funds to purchase January 2006 serials subscriptions, will renew subscriptions with their current vendor. If you must recompete, forward the Intend to Compete form, an electronic EXCEL version of your title list, and the Serials Subscription Checklist located at http://www.loc.gov/flicc/onlinedoc/serials06.html by May 15, 2005. Send all documents to [log in to unmask] and include your FEDLINK ID and the words "FY06 Serials Requirements" in the subject line, i.e., ABCD FY06 Serials Requirements.
Direct pay libraries should consult with their agency's contracting office, regarding specific agency requirements for competition.
If there are any questions, please contact Georgette Harris at 202-707-4850 or Tony Lembo at 202-707-0459.