Interlending & Document Supply: Volume 42 Issue 2/3

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Table of contents - Special Issue: Resource Sharing: Global Vision, Local Strategies

In a world of Amazon, is it time to rethink ILL?

CJ de Jong, Heidi Nance

– This paper aims to evaluate the use of alternative methods compared to traditional interlibrary loan (ILL) processes.

Journey of discovery: challenges of e-book lending in a digital world

Anne Xu, Margarita Moreno

The purpose of this paper is to discuss the impact of e-books on interlibrary loan and document delivery practices based on the experience of the National Library use of…

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A survey of e-book interlibrary loan policy in US academic libraries

Xiaohua Zhu, Lan Shen

This paper aims to reveal the perceived barriers to e-book interlibrary loan (ILL) and their reflections on academic libraries’ ILL/lending policies. Academic libraries in…

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To buy or not to buy? A case study of Western books at Peking University Library

Xiaodong Li, Nanyan Liang, Suqing Liu

– The purpose of this paper is to develop a decision-making model for buy vs borrow selection decisions.

Cross-border document delivery: the convenience and perils of sharing articles around the world, in the cloud

Katie Birch, Tony Melvyn

– The purpose of this paper is to describe Article Exchange – OCLC’s cloud-based document delivery service.

Current developments in document delivery in Germany

Markus Brammer, Jens Olf

The purpose of the paper is to give an overview about the framework of copyright law and licences as well as the development of German National Library of Science and…

Open access and document delivery services: a case study in Capital Normal University Library

Fang Hu, Hangsheng Jiang

– The purpose of this paper is to provide a case study in China to show whether open access (OA) affects document delivery services.

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Tyranny of distance: the challenges of coordinating a multinational consortium

Denise Forro

This study aims to evaluate and report on the challenges faced by a multinational academic library consortium with a heterogeneous membership and widely varying collection…

A scheme to improve the international inter-library loan service in the National Library of China

Jing’an Feng

The purpose of this paper is to propose a scheme to promote and improve international interlibrary loan (ILL) service at the National Library of China (NLC). The NLC is…

Evaluating CALIS interlibrary loan and document delivery: the MML plan

Xiaoxia Yao, Lijun Zeng, Qiang Zhu

This paper aims to report on the methodology and findings of the China Academic Library and Information System (CALIS) Model Member Libraries (MML) plan which evaluated…

Assessing the effectiveness of a national resource sharing system

Silvana Mangiaracina, Cristina Cocever, Marco Chiandoni, Stefania Arabito

The purpose of this paper is to report on the surveys, carried out during 2011 and 2013, regarding the functionality of and possible improvements to Italy’s nationwide…

The future of interoperability for ILL and resource sharing

Clare MacKeigan

The purpose of this paper is to provide background and context on the need for a new interlibrary loan (ILL) system interoperability standard, describe the basic purpose…

Regional document supply networks and their influence on national document supply networks in China

Wei Yang, Yongxin Gao

This paper aims to describe typical regional document supply networks in China through detailed discussion of their framework, service mode and influence on the nationwide…

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International borrowing: roads less traveled

Kenneth J. Kinslow

This paper aims to highlight the characteristics of the bibliographic discovery and delivery processes that can either facilitate or impede attempts to borrow materials…

Construction of a one-stop document supply service platform

Lijun Zeng, Xiaoxia Yao, Juanjuan Liu, Qiang Zhu

The purpose of this paper is to provide a detailed overview of the China Academic Library and Information system (CALIS) document supply service platform (CDSSP) – its…

Enhancing resource sharing with a state-of-the-art transportation system in a large open distance learning (ODL) institution in South Africa

Jenny Raubenheimer

The purpose of the paper is to investigate the enhancement of resource sharing with a state-of-the-art transportation system in a large open distance learning (ODL…

On the development of National Science and Technology Library

Liansheng Meng

This study aims to discuss the creation and development of China’s National Science and Technology Library (NSTL), provide an overview of the information services it…

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Interlending and document supply: a review of the recent literature: 86:

Mike McGrath

– The purpose of this paper is to provide a review of the literature concerning interlending and document supply.

ISSN:

0264-1615

Renamed from:

Interlending Review

Online date, start – end:

1983 – 2016

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Emerald Publishing Limited