Jun 26, 2020
A study conducted by Batelle found no SARS-CoV-2 virus (the coronavirus that causes COVID-19) on library materials after 72 hours. The study was an initiative of the REopening Archives, Libraries, and Museums (REALM) project led by OCLC, the U.S. Institute of Museum and Library Services, and Batelle. The project's goal is to provide science-based information to libraries and museums as they consider reopening amid the pandemic.
Apr 6, 2020
In Minnesota, we are working remotely and there have been enormous changes to our workflow in the last several weeks. In some cases, the interlibrary loan systems we use may be able to help us streamline our new processes. Here is some information about how various systems are handling specific details in our work.
Jun 3, 2019
In an announcement made Friday, May 31st, Springshare will acquire QuestionPoint. The announcement was a surprise to many as QuestionPoint had just completed a successful upgrade to their chat environment in March.
Oct 31, 2018
Check out the recent webinars from interlibrary loan software vendors.
Sep 17, 2018
The top ten most requested titles on OCLC for August has been released. Happy reading!
Aug 31, 2018
OCLC recently released statistics for fiscal year 2018, and once again Minitex is the top lender for filled requests on the OCLC WorldShare ILL System!
Jul 9, 2018
Curious about the current most requested interlibrary loan titles? Check this list out.
May 4, 2018
Check out the top 10 interlibrary loan titles for April 2018.
May 3, 2018
Cassie Visser shares information on a recent visit with OCLC staff.