2014 Satellite meeting materials are online

The 2014 IFLA DDRS Satellite meeting was held in Nancy, France on Aug.13 and 14 2014. The theme of the meeting was “Restructuring resource sharing: new organisations, technologies, methods” and the colleagues at the Inist-CNRS((Institut de l’information scientifique et technique) successfully organized the meeting which was well attended by Interlibrary […]

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Libraries are now sharing E-Books

Occam’s Reader is a software that allows libraries sharing their E-books. It is a  collaboration project  between the Texas Tech University, the University of Hawaii at Manoa and the Greater Western Library Alliance. For more information, check the article  from the Chronicles of Higher Education. http://chronicle.com/article/Library-Consortium-Tests/144743/

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Call for papers WLIC Lyon 2014

The IFLA Document Delivery and Resource Sharing Section invites proposals for papers to be presented at a two hour program which is scheduled to take place in Lyon. The theme of the session is “Conversion of print to electronic – impact on resource sharing.” For more information, please check the […]

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ACNP/NILDE conference in Trieste, Italy (May 2014)

The Italian colleagues from NILDE(Network Inter Library Document Exchange) and ACNP (the Italian Serials Union Catalogue) are organizing a conference in May 2014.  Following the first conference in Bari in 2012, this is the second bi-annual conference co-organized by Resource Sharing and Cataloging specialists in Italy.  Below is the message  […]

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Call for bids to host the 14th IFLA ILDS 2015

A call for bids to host the 14th IFLA ILDS conference (2015) is out. Please follow the link for more information. Submission deadline is February, 28. 2014.

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Call for Papers: Document Delivery and Resource Sharing Satellite Meeting 2014 – IFLA WLIC

The IFLA Document Delivery and Resource Sharing Section Standing Committee invites papers for the IFLA Document Delivery and Resource Sharing Satellite Meeting at the INIST-CNRS, Vandoeuvre-les-Nancy, France.  The theme of the 2014 satellite meeting is “Restructuring resource sharing: new organizations, technologies, methods” and will be held in association with the […]

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Post-Conference Report from Beijing

Below is the Conference Report submitted by  Mark Kluzek (King’s College London). Thanks Mark ! The 13th IFLA Interlending and Document Supply conference was held in Beijing from 16th – 18th October 2013.  It was a resounding success with a consistently high standard of presentations and a very hospitable, professional hosting […]

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