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OCLC WorldShare Interlibrary Loan

WorldShare Interlibrary Loan is a service offered by OCLC that gives users the ability to borrow and lend from a large network of more than 9000 libraries in 49 countries. A number of CDLC’s members participate in this service. You can find a list of these members below as well as their Institutional symbol.

Libraries using WorldShare Interlibray Loan can:

  • Search the WorldCat database for needed material
  • Identify potential lenders, check availability of material via links to holding libraries OPACS, check the ILL policies of potential lenders
  • Place and track ILL requests electronically
  • Receive and respond to requests electronically
  • Participate in the state-wide reciprocal ILL group (ZERO)
  • Participate in the nation-wide reciprocal ILL group (LVIS)
  • Create groups of preferred lenders
  • Create and maintain ILL policies
  • Access ILL usage statistics
  • Use Article Exchange, a secure document delivery system
  • Utilize the Interlibrary Loan Fee Management (IFM) feature

 

CDLC Libraries Not On WorldShare Interlibrary Loan

PLEASE NOTE: If you are a CDLC member that does not participate in WorldShare Interlibrary Loan and are having trouble finding a resource within CDLC’s network, CDLC is happy to assist in borrowing the item. Please send an ILL eForm request to CDLC or contact  This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it .


The following CDLC members and libraries participate in ILL via WorldShare Resource Sharing


For more information about the WorldShare Interlibrary Loan contact  This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it at CDLC.

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