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Interlibrary Loan in the United States: An Analysis of Academic Libraries in a Digital Age

Joseph A. Williams, David E. Woolwine
2011 Journal of Interlibrary Loan, Document Delivery & Information Supply  
the terms of the Creative Commons-Attribution-Noncommercial-Share Alike License 2.5 Canada (, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction  ...  in any medium, provided the original work is properly attributed, not used for commercial purposes, and, if transformed, the resulting work is redistributed under the same or similar license to this one  ...  interlibrary loan (ILL) requests in academic libraries in the United States of America over the period 1997-2008, and how various factors have influenced these rates.  ... 
doi:10.1080/1072303x.2011.602945 fatcat:l4qxdsxar5eo5j2w5yt7wz5rl4

Assessment of Undergraduate-Driven Acquisitions at a Small College Library Shows Both Costs and Benefits

Laura Costello
2015 Evidence Based Library and Information Practice  
Student selection did not show the dramatic advantages represented in studies conducted in larger academic libraries, and this disparity could potentially be due to a difference in selection quality between  ...  Compared to interlibrary loan, student-selected purchases had similar turnaround times and in the most recent three-year period had an average turnaround time that was one day faster than interlibrary  ...  Student selection did not show the dramatic advantages represented in studies conducted in larger academic libraries, and this disparity could potentially be due to a difference in selection quality between  ... 
doi:10.18438/b87p5q fatcat:b4yuiuyvs5gojgigrl4np4jt7i

Interlibrary Loan in New England

Libby Trudell, James Wolper
1978 College and Research Libraries  
A survey of characteristics of interlibrary loan (ILL) traffic in New England was conducted by the New England Library Information Network (NEUNET) as part of research to develop a regional automated ILL  ...  The data confirm that large research libraries loan more heavily than they borrow, but no clear trend is shown for ILL behavior of small to medium-sized libraries.  ...  The percentage of requests filled by academic libraries for other academic libraries is somewhat higher than that found by Palm our, whose study showed that only 60 percent of items loaned by academic  ... 
doi:10.5860/crl_39_05_365 fatcat:7s3dr3pglnc3fbb6hkmz57e2hi

Interlibrary Loan Involving Academic Libraries (Book Review)

Margaret D. Uridge
1971 College and Research Libraries  
Librarians and library schools, who have done nothing to · meet the pressing need for indexes to . other than middle-of-the-road · periodicals, should be chagrined that one such index was finally started  ...  interlibrary loans requests to academic libraries.  ...  large academic libraries.  ... 
doi:10.5860/crl_32_01_53 fatcat:s552d5e6xrhx3o6nkhkbvumgmy

Measure by measure: assessing the viability of the physical library

Steve Hiller
2004 Bottom Line: Managing Library Finances  
•• Print materials use (latest year) -Includes loans, in-library use, and print reserves • Print materials use change 1995-97 to latest 2 year period -Includes loans, in-library use and print reserves  ...  identify those libraries where we could invest in facility upgrades for the short to mid term UW Branch Library Viability Measures Print Use Declines: UW Annual Loans and In-Library Use 1995-96 to 2002  ...  and in libraries with stressed budgets • New service models will evolve for providing library service and support within the space of the academic unit • Surviving physical libraries will emphasize student  ... 
doi:10.1108/08880450410567400 fatcat:acyqvzajtvftjiurkozl2lhau4

Circulation Policies in Major Academic Libraries

Duane Wilson, Cynthia Frazier, Diana Harter
2015 The journal of academic librarianship  
Lee Library Circulation Committee studied the circulation policies of ARL members and like-sized academic institution's libraries.  ...  Access Services Department Heads or their equivalent at 165 academic libraries were surveyed. This paper reports on policies relating to circulation, renewals, fines, and recalls for these libraries.  ...  and Community Checkout Periods in Academic Libraries) provides a better picture of the distribution of checkouts for undergraduate and community patrons.  ... 
doi:10.1016/j.acalib.2015.08.019 fatcat:zjemmuca6zd6hapjd66xajvaoe

Document delivery demand and service review at the University of Kent

Matthias Werner
2015 Interlending & document supply  
Originality/value -A study of one of the very few UK universities to experience an increase in ILL in the last few years.  ...  Findings -There is a combination of reasons behind the high level of demand for ILL material at the University of Kent, most notably the specific needs of users and library policy regarding document delivery  ...  distributed in the library (especially at the loan desk) and in the academic schools  book wrappers for interlibrary loans that explained the new borrowing and renewal procedures  subject librarians  ... 
doi:10.1108/ilds-03-2015-0007 fatcat:uyozl6jrjzghxlm2xsx4dpv3lq

Faculty Loan Policies in Michigan, Ohio, and Indiana

David J. Netz
1969 College and Research Libraries  
The trend of these changes is definitely toward greater control of materials . " This trend has manifested itself in limited loan periods, periodic library inventories, exclusion of faculty families from  ...  Although a majority (55 per cent) of the librarians indicated some type of specified loan period for faculty members, in many cases these loan periods were indefinite because of the lack of enforcement  ... 
doi:10.5860/crl_30_01_45 fatcat:nihv2kzppvbbnpw3fjwzzihesu

China Academic Library and Information System: An Academic Library Consortium in China

Longji Dai, Ling Chen, Hongyang Zhang
2017 Information Technology and Libraries  
Since its inception in 1998, China Academic Library and Information System (CALIS) has become the most important academic library consortium in China.  ...  CALIS is centrally funded and organized in a tiered structure. It currently consists of thirteen management or information centers and seventy member libraries' 700,000 students.  ...  CALIS is a nationwide academic library consortium.  ... 
doi:10.6017/ital.v19i2.10080 fatcat:5iruxjd4zfhslkcstodzfyfycq

Analysis of Concentrations of Loans by Using Book Circulation Data in Korea University Library

Ji-Ann Yang
2020 Publications  
In this paper, data of almost 8 million loans of books recorded for 15 years by the Korea University Library are analyzed by using big data analytic techniques.  ...  The 20/50 loan rule shows the loan concentration of library books. The extent of loan concentration gets stronger if loans for two or more consecutive years are concerned.  ...  In addition, the period for which articles in academic journals were mainly cited was observed to be at least eight years.  ... 
doi:10.3390/publications8040053 fatcat:5ar2bfayjnaijedc6zisiy72be

Undergrads as Selectors: Assessing Patron-Driven Acquisition at a Liberal Arts College

Jeffrey H. Waller
2013 Journal of Interlibrary Loan, Document Delivery & Information Supply  
Abstract Objective -To examine the viability of an undergraduate-focused, patron-driven acquisitions strategy in a small college library and to evaluate the titles acquired through this program for collection  ...  the terms of the Creative Commons-Attribution-Noncommercial-Share Alike License 4.0 International (, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction  ...  Student selection did not show the dramatic advantages represented in studies conducted in larger academic libraries, and this disparity could potentially be due to a difference in selection quality between  ... 
doi:10.1080/1072303x.2013.851052 fatcat:nbkkmi6s7festpapm3jygcvil4

Circulation Regulations and Their Effect on User Return of Books

Boniface Banda, Pailet Chewe
2021 International Journal of Library and Information Services  
However, little is known about what causes the delay in returning the borrowed books. To address this gap, the authors investigated circulation policies at Zambia's leading academic library.  ...  The problem of delays in returning library books is common to all categories of library users at the University of Zambia.  ...  Similarly, changes in loan periods and fines, implemented at New York University's Bobst Library, were evaluated and reported in an article by Rupp et al. (2010) .  ... 
doi:10.4018/ijlis.20210701.oa12 fatcat:lmahe3jfx5d6ponk3itx2jrjpm

Characteristics of Interlibrary Loan Requests at the Library of Congress

Melissa D. Trevvett
1979 College and Research Libraries  
Blair, who served as a reference for many questions about interlibrary loan at the Library of Congress . 36 I task force in dealing with problems of collection development.  ...  The source of data for the study was the library's file of interlibrary loan requests for 1975, the most recent complete calendar year at the time of the study and, therefore, the most recent "dead" file  ...  TABLE 2 2 Abridged version of Appendix XII, p . 120, in Interlibrary Loan In volving Academic Libraries.  ... 
doi:10.5860/crl_40_01_36 fatcat:f6ag5arfsbhxzmz5lql23eymhu

Page 36 of Library & Information Science Abstracts Vol. , Issue 5 [page]

1994 Library & Information Science Abstracts  
Looks at the current trends in interlibrary loan operations in academic libraries and compares those trends to the evolving structure within the University Library. Original abstract-amended.  ...  in order to maintain statistics which record and logically present the distribution of government documents in the library.  ... 

An Analysis of User Satisfaction of K University's Library Service

Young-Hee Noh, Min-Ju Choi, Yong-Wog Choi, Sin-Won Jeong, Eun-Ji Jung, Mi-So Kang, Jin-Young Kim, Kyung-Won Lee, Sung-Jae Lee, Seon-Hye Oh, So-Yeon Park, Sung-Chul Shin (+1 others)
2011 International Journal of Knowledge Content Development and Technology  
A similar phenomenon occurred in terms of facility use, 5) university K's users were usually satisfied with the loan policy, 6) the rate of users who don't know whether there is user education was very  ...  This study purposed to discover whether or not academic libraries reflect these changing roles.  ...  Acknowledgements This work was conducted as a final report for 'seminar in LIS'. The authors would like to thank Patricia Ladd for editing this paper into fluent American English.  ... 
doi:10.5865/ijkct.2011.1.1.061 fatcat:y6juwa7kfjgnhmqpb54aqeilqu
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