Contract Details: # 715-M2
|Description||Publications, Audiovisual Materials, Books, and Cataloging Services (Prepared Materials Only)|
|Purchase Category Code(Agencies Only)||PCC C|
|Optional Renewal Terms||No renewals remaining.|
|Purchase Orders||Customers will issue an internal purchase order that references this CPA Contract Number and current item description(s) and pricing as stated on this contract. The Contractor will not ship any products or provide related services until receipt of a Purchase Order generated by the State Agency, Higher Education or Cooperative member.
The Categories Discount and Services Matrix contain the Contractor Web site link to obtain pricing to be utilized with the associated contract discounts, as applicable.
|CPA Contract Management||Questions regarding contract management issues, price changes, amendments or other post-award concerns should be directed to:
SPD Contract Management Office (SCMO)
Texas Comptroller of Public Accounts (CPA)
Phone: (512) 463-3034 option 3
|Contract Items and Pricing||715-M2 Price Sheet
Tab 1 = Category Discounts
Tab 2 = Services Pricing
Tab 3 = Services Descriptions
A: Exclusions - The following items are not part of this contract:
1. Periodicals such as magazines, journals, etc.
2. Reference books not generally distributed through jobbers, i.e. encyclopedia, etc.
3. Lease plan books
4. Government Publications
5. Standing order titles (direct from publisher, including Gale, Bowker, Wilson Recorded Books, etc.)
6. Materials from specialized publishers or publishers who do not sell to the vendor (i.e. specialized genealogical publications, etc.)
7. Materials in specialized AV format (microfilm, etc.)
The binding for books to be utilized in libraries must be in compliance with ANSI/NISO/LBI Z39.78- 2000, ISSN: 1041-5653, as amended and published by National Information Standards Organization (NISO) developed by NISO and the Library Binding Institute (LBI).
Available at the following link: Library Binding Standards
shall guarantee replacement of products due to defective materials during the
initial contract period and any renewal options, as exercised.
|Adding New Products to the Contract||Additional products or services of the same general category that are not already on the contract may be added by submitting an Open Market Requisition to the Statewide Contract Development section at email@example.com .|
|Expedited Payment Discount||Ingram Library Services: 1% 10 days|
|Delivery Delays by Contractor||If delay is foreseen, Contractor shall give written notice to the Customer and must keep Customer advised at all times of status of order.
Default in promised Delivery Days After Receipt of Order (ARO) without accepted reasons or failure to meet specifications authorizes the Customer to purchase goods and services of this contract elsewhere and charge any increased costs for the goods and services, including the cost of re-soliciting, to the Contractor.
Failure to pay a damage assessment is cause for contract cancellation and/or debarment or removal of the contractor, as applicable, from the State’s Centralized Master Bidders List (CMBL).
|Compliant Products by Contractor||Delivery does not occur until the Contractor delivers products, materials or services in full compliance with the specifications to Customer’s F.O.B. destination, unless delivery is specifically accepted, in whole or in part, by the Customer. Providing products, materials or services which do not meet all specification requirements does not constitute delivery.
Customer reserves the right to require new delivery or a refund in the event that materials or products not meeting specifications are discovered after payment has been made.
|Purchase Order Cancellation||The Customer may request that a Contractor cancel a specific line item or an entire purchase order. There shall be no fees charged for cancellation of an item and/or order prior to shipment by the Contractor. A Purchase Order Change Notice should be processed and sent to Contractor.|
|Restocking Fee for Returned Products||The Customer may request that a Contractor accept return of products already delivered. If the return is required through no fault of the Contractor, the Contractor may request a reasonable restocking charge. The Customer may pay a restocking charge if the CPA or Customer determines that the charge is justifiable. As a guideline, such charges shall not exceed 10%.|
|Substitutions||During the Contract term, the Contractor shall not substitute a product or brand unless the Contractor has obtained prior written approval from the CPA Contract Manager in coordination with the Customer. The Contractor must have written confirmation from the CPA Contract Manager of the substitution before making delivery.|
|Contractor Performance||Statewide Procurement Division (SPD), administers a vendor performance program for use by all customers per Texas Government Code (TGC), §2262.055, and 34 Texas Administrative Code (TAC), §20.108. The Vendor Performance relies on the customer's participation in gathering information on vendor performance. State agency customers shall report vendor performance on purchases of$25,000 or more from contracts administered by CPA, or any other purchase of $25,000 or more made through delegated authority granted by CPA (TAC 20.108), or purchases exempt from CPA procurement rules and procedures. State agencies are additionally encouraged to report vendor performance on purchases under $25,000.
Vendor Performance shall be reported through the CPA VENDOR PERFORMANCE TRACKING SYSTEM.
The purpose of the Vendor Performance Tracking System is to:
• Identify vendors that have exceptional performance
• Aid purchasers in making a best value determination based on vendor past performance
• Protect the state from vendors with unethical business practices
• Provide performance scores in four measurable categories for the CMBL vendors
• Track vendor performance for delegated and exempt purchases
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