GB-Swindon: UKRI-2271 Read and Publish Transitional Agreement

Competitive Contract Award Notice

1. Title: GB-Swindon: UKRI-2271 Read and Publish Transitional Agreement
2. Awarding Authority:
UK Research & Innovation
Polaris House, North Star Avenue, Swindon, SN12 1FL, United Kingdom
Tel. +44 7562167366, Email:, URL:
Contact: Kate Richardson, Attn: Kate Richardson
3. Contract Type: Services
Sub Type: Publishing and printing services on a fee or contract basis.

4. Description: Publishing services. This is a Contract award for a ‘Read & Publish’ agreement for the Geological Society’s Lyell Collection, including read access to 14 journal and book sites and unlimited open access articles publishing in 9 hybrid journals and book series. The read access and unlimited open access articles publishing in this agreement applies to all sites of British Geological Survey and British Antarctic Survey.
5. CPV Codes:
79970000 - Publishing services.

6. NUTS Codes :
UKK14 - Swindon

7. Main Site or Location of Works, Main Place of Delivery or Main Place of Performance: Swindon,
8. Reference Attributed by the Awarding Authority: UKRI-2277
9. Awarded to:

The Geological Society of London
Burlington House, Piccadilly, London , W1J 0BG, United Kingdom
Tel. +44 1225445046, Email:
Contact: Anne Davenport, Attn: Anne Davenport
Value Cost: 35,552
Is Awardee likely to subcontract?: No Awarded to SME?: No
10. Date of Contract Award: 21/06/2022
11. Number of Tenders Received: 1
12. Other Information:
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Suitable for VCO: No
Period of Work Start date: 22/06/2022
Period of Work End date: 31/12/2023