FEDLINK Fiscal Operations
Information Alert 97-14
TO: FEDLINK Members
FROM: Susan M. Tarr, Executive Director, FLICC
SUBJECT: FEDLINK Services and Vendors for FY98
To assist you with your FY98 FEDLINK Registration, the following vendor
information has been updated for FY98 subsequent to the publication of the
FY98 Registration Booklet:
New and Returning Vendor Services for FY98
1. Electronic Information Retrieval Services:
Vendor ID BOA #
Grolier Educational Inc. EA 98CLFB70029
American Business Information AI 98CLFB70032
Chadwyck-Healey CH 98CLFB70035
Retrieval Technologies, Inc. RT 98CLFB70041
Bureau of National Affairs(BNA) NA 98CLFB70042
Inquisit, Inc. (Farcast News) IQ 98CLFB70043
Profound (formally M.A.I.D.) MD 98CLFB70046
Reuters SH 98CLFB70057
Engineering Information UE 98CLFB70028
2. FEDLINK Services and Vendors NOT Available in FY98
Counterpoint Publishing (CP)
Data Times (DA)--Their services may be available through other
vendors.Call the the FEDLINK Hotline at (202) 707-4900 for
MITSUI Comtech (NT)
EBS Books (ES)
Professionals Library (MP)--As of August 1, 1997, The Professionals
Library ceased accepting publication orders. For assistance with
closing your FEDLINK account or transferring funds to another
FEDLINK vendor, call the FEDLINK hotline at (202) 707-4900.
British Library Document Supply Centre (BL) services may be available
through other vendors. Call the FEDLINK Hotline at (202)707-4900 for
Information Specialist (US) ceased operating 2-1-97.
3. Vendor Changes for FY98
Article Express (IF) is now available through Dialog (DI) as KR Source
Database America Services (DB) is a part of American Business
FJV Company's (FJ) databases are available via Chadywick Healey (CH).
Michie/Butterworth Books (LX) is now available through the Lexis-Nexis
Potomac Systems (PS) was purchased by LRP Publications, Inc. of
Horsham, PA. Their service ID remains as (PS).
All of UMI Companys services are now covered by one FY98 BOA. Their service IDs
have been combined under UM.
If you have any questions about these vendors or their services, please
contact Jim Oliver, FEDLINKs Vendor Services Coordinator at (202)
707-4960. For assistance with your FEDLINK accounts, please call the
FEDLINK Hotline at (202) 707-4900.