RFP for an eBook Content Platform and eBook Content for MLS
Table of ContentsPage
Planned Schedule of Events 1-2Related Documents 41.1
MLS Authority Other Stakeholders 51.2
Responses Sought 51.3
RFP Responses 61.4
RFP Purpose 6-72.
Critical Success Factors 72.1
Content valued by users of public, school and academic libraries 72.2
Affordable pricing for the 50 pilot libraries and for a gradual 7statewide roll-out after the pilot project ends on December 31, 2013.2.3
Clear statement of content ownership and platform portability 7(when applicable)2.4
User authentication for the pilot project, with user 7authentication to all users after the pilot project ends.2.5
Effective training and support resources for MLS 7and participating pilot libraries2.6
Effective training and support resources for end users 72.7
Easy accessibility to content 73.
Charge 1: eBook Content Platform 73.2
Charge 2: eBook Content 7-84.
Special Issues 95.1
General Information 9-106.
Submission Procedures 106.1
Instructions for Responding to this RFP 10-116.2
Questions Regarding this RFP 116.3
Other Communications 116.4
Proposal Pricing and Billing Conditions 116.4.1 Billing and Pricing 11-126.4.2 Payment Calendar 127.
Evaluation Criteria Checklist 138.
Specifications 13Appendix A 14Appendix B 14Appendix C 14-15