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Resource Sharing during COVID-19 (RSCVD) Tool Launched

We’ve just launched the Resource Sharing during COVID-19 (RSCVD) tool for ILL professionals in not-for-profit libraries anywhere in the world: https://rscvd.org, with FAQ at: https://rscvd.org/faq

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Transform Resource Sharing – Exceed Expectations

There was a capacity crowd at the “Transform Resource Sharing – Exceed Expectations” Open Session at this year’s World Library and Information Congress in Kuala Lumpur. The Document Delivery and Resource Sharing Standing Committee attracted speakers from Indonesia, Malaysia, the United States, and Brazil. These presenters brought unique perspectives and […]

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LinkedUp:  Connecting Users and Libraries Around the World

The Document Delivery and Resource Sharing Standing Committee hosted three speakers for a program on international resource sharing last month at the World Library and Information Congress in Wroclaw, Poland. Even if you were unable to attend the program, you still have access to all three program papers through the […]

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Request for Public Comments on IFLA Interlibrary Loan Guideline

The IFLA Document Delivery and Resource Sharing section Standing committee is revising the International Resource Sharing and Document Delivery: Principles and Guidelines for Procedure. https://www.ifla.org/publications/international-resource-sharing-and-document-delivery-principles-and-guidelines-for-proc?og=56 The document was last revised in 2009, and we believe it is the time to review the contents to reflect the current International or global […]

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Call for Papers: 15th Interlending and Document Supply Conference, October 2017

The IFLA Document Delivery and Resource Sharing Section Standing Committee invites papers for the 15th Interlending & Document Supply Conference, to be held 4-6 October 2017 in Paris hosted by The Centre technique du livre de l’enseignement supérieur (CTLes) which is an operator for the French Ministry of Higher Education […]

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Call for papers – IFLA WLIC August 2017 – Document Delivery and Resource Sharing

The IFLA The Document Delivery and Resource Sharing Section is organizing an Open Session during the 2017 WLIC in Wroclaw, Poland. We invite proposals for papers to be presented at a two-hour program. The theme of the program is “LinkedUp: Connecting users and libraries around the world” For more information […]

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Invitation to tour Ohio State University Libraries’ resource sharing operations

During the 2016 IFLA WLIC in Columbus Ohio, the IFLA Document Delivery and Resource Sharing section together with The Ohio State University Libraries Circulation Services and Interlibrary Services departments are offering a presentation and behind-the-scenes tour of library resource sharing activities at Ohio State.  The presentations and tour take place […]

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