Supplier Search Databases & Resources
Broad Range of Small & Diverse Supplier Search Options
Below are three small and diverse supplier search tools by different providers: Explorer Professional (supplier.io), Cal eProcure (State of CA, Dept of General Services) and SAM (federal government). For further Supplier Search assistance, contact your Campus Supplier Diversity Coordinator(pdf).
|Explorer Professional Login|
|Brief How-to Search Video||Explorer Search Video|
Refresher Search Training (2022)
Previous Search Training (2020)
|Quick Reference Guide|
|Cal eProcure Login
||Cal eProcure Platform|
|How-to Search Video||Cal eProcure Search Video|
|Cal eProcure Help||Cal eProcure System Support|
System for Award Management (SAM.gov)
SAM.gov is a US government website that provides options for searching for federally-certified small and diverse businesses. A user account is required before searching for entity (business) registrations. After you have created a free user account on SAM.gov:
- Click on the Search tab, and then enter part of the name for the business in the Search field.
- In the search results, click on the View Details link for the business you wish to view.
- Click on Reps and Certs in the menu bar on the left.
- Scroll down to 52.212-3 or 52.219-1 and click on the provision to view the certifications.