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Training staff for interlending and document supply

Graham P Cornish (Programme Officer of the IFLA Programme for the Universal Availability of Publications (UAP) and Research Officer of the IFLA Office for International Lending, based at the British Library Document Supply Centre.)

Interlending & Document Supply

ISSN: 0264-1615

Article publication date: 1 February 1992



Considers the particular challenges of training staff for interlending work in libraries. Discusses the need for interlending as part of the concept of publication availability, the problems of setting up a training course, aims and objectives of training, the trainees and trainers, and techniques and training materials. Concludes that the problems posed by the co‐operative nature of interlending demands a structured training programme to ensure its success.



Cornish, G.P. (1992), "Training staff for interlending and document supply", Interlending & Document Supply, Vol. 20 No. 2, pp. 53-60.




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