Need Computers or Furniture for your Department?

October 21, 2010

Good quality, surplus furniture and computers are available to Duke Departments at no charge through our Surplus Property Program.  To request computers for Duke Departmental use or get a schedule of our upcoming furniture viewing/collection times, please email

Changes to long distance dialing Oct. 1

September 29, 2010

As of 10/1/10, authorization codes will no longer be needed for domestic long distance calls...

Procurement introduces new website

September 17, 2010

Welcome to our website. We hope you will find valuable and timely information that will assist you in understanding business processes that support the supply chain here at Duke.

‘Hot list’ online ordering offers savings for office supplies

September 2, 2010

Procurement Services has introduced a discounted "hot list" of the 800 most common office supply products Duke purchases through E-way, Staples' online ordering system.

Medical Resident FICA Refund Project

August 14, 2010

On March 2, 2010, the IRS announced it would honor medical resident FICA refund claims (“MR Claims”) filed for tax periods ending prior to April 1, 2005.... more...

Change in Telephone Billing Process

August 3, 2010

Duke is introducing a new process for telephone billing...

New Guidelines for Office Supply Purchasing

December 14, 2009

As part of Duke's ongoing efforts to manage the current economic climate and advance our sustainability ideals, we are launching a new campaign called "Conserve Our Green". The program introduces new guidelines for purchasing office supplies through our business partner Corporate Express, which is now Staples Advantage.

Digital Property Subject to Tax

December 1, 2009

From North Carolina Department of Revenue: Certain Digital Property Subject to Sales and Use Tax... View PDF

VWR Managed Research Storeroom

March 1, 2009

The VWR staff is proud of the service we offer through the VWR Research Storeroom located in the Levine Science Research Center on the Duke campus. Here are some important things to know about our storeroom services.