The Defence Standing Offers are available for use by Australian Government libraries, and are an effective and efficient purchasing tool that is compliant with the Department of Finance and Deregulation's Commonwealth Procurement Rules. All Australian Government departments and agencies reporting under the PGPA Act are eligible to use the Standing Offers
SERIALS (SON 1370401) 30-Jun-2013 to 29-Jun-2016
This Standing Offer provides print, online and print + online serials, ordering, delivery, renewals, claiming and consolidation services.
Current Suppliers include: Prenax, EBSCO and CoInfo.
ELECTRONIC RESOURCES (SON 839071) 17-Aug-2012 to 16-Aug-2016
This Standing Offer provides electronic resources including eBooks, audiobooks and/or databases. The subject areas cover a large range of 25 subjects including military, health, education, public administration, business and industry, engineering, psychology, medicine, environment, international relations, law and standards.
Suppliers on the panel include IHS Global, IHS Australia, CCH, RMIT, The Tax Institute, TimeBase, Yaffa, East View, Argosy (now CCMI), and IBISWorld.
All Australian Government departments and agencies reporting under the PGPA Act are eligible to use the Standing Offers.
Further information is available from the Defence Library Service. Please put in the Subject Line: ‘For the Attention of Bronwen Shepherd’.