Status Report

Web of Science Online Subscription WIth Backfile Access

By SpaceRef Editor
December 2, 2011
Filed under , ,

Synopsis – Dec 01, 2011

General Information
Solicitation Number: NNJ12416371R
Posted Date: Dec 01, 2011
FedBizOpps Posted Date: Dec 01, 2011
Recovery and Reinvestment Act Action: No
Original Response Date: Dec 08, 2011
Current Response Date: Dec 08, 2011
Classification Code: T — Photographic, mapping, printing, and publication services
NAICS Code: 519130 – Internet Publishing and Broadcasting and Web Search Portals

Contracting Office Address

NASA/Lyndon B. Johnson Space Center, Houston Texas, 77058-3696, Mail Code: BJ


NASA/JSC has a requirement for the following four (4) Thomson Reuters’ publications: (1) Web of Science subscription for 4 user licenses with conference proceedings and backfile access from 1990 thru 2011; (2) 12-month subscription access to the Web of Science–Science Citation Index Expanded; (3) 12-month subscription access to Web of Science–Science Conference Proceedings Citation Index; and (4) 1990-2011 backfile access to Web of Science–Science Citation Index Expanded.

NASA/JSC intends to purchase the items directly from Thomson Reuters. Thomson Reuters is the sole publisher and distributor of these journals.

The Government intends to acquire a commercial item using FAR Part 12.

Interested organizations may submit their capabilities and qualifications to perform the effort in writing to the identified point of contact not later than 4:30 p.m. local time on the date noted above. Such capabilities/qualifications will be evaluated solely for the purpose of determining whether or not to conduct this procurement on a competitive basis. A determination by the Government not to compete this proposed effort on a full and open competition basis, based upon responses to this notice, is solely within the discretion of the government.

Oral communications are not acceptable in response to this notice.

All responsible sources may submit an offer which shall be considered by the agency.

NASA Clause 1852.215-84, Ombudsman, is applicable. The installation Ombudsman is Melanie W. Saunders, 2101 NASA Parkway, Houston, TX 77058, email:

Any referenced notes may be viewed at the following URLs linked below.

Point of Contact

Name: Marie D. Kliment
Title: Contracting Officer
Phone: 281-483-4168
Fax: 281-483-2138

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