Posted by: farringtonk | May 16, 2014

Resource Sharing in OCLC First Search ending on Monday, May 19

First Search Resource SharingThis is a final reminder that access to WorldCat Resource Sharing will end on Monday, May 19.
On Monday, the Resource Sharing tab will no longer display in the FirstSearch interface and all interlibrary loan activity on your resource sharing subscription must be done in WorldShare ILL.

You may continue to search WorldCat on FirstSearch by logging in with your 9-digit ILL authorization number and password until access to FirstSearch ends in December 2015.

Uninterrupted access to your active transactions
On Monday, all ILL transactions in process in WorldCat Resource Sharing before it was turned off will be active within WorldShare Interlibrary Loan. You may continue to process these ILL transactions to completion in WorldShare ILL.

Learning to use WorldShare ILL
Information to help you get started with WorldShare ILL is available on the WorldShare ILL Support website.

If you are new to WorldShare Interlibrary Loan or need some help using the service, please consult the WorldShare Interlibrary Loan training and documentation resources on the OCLC Support and Training website.
• Training:
• Documentation:

To hear about WorldShare Interlibrary Loan experiences at other OCLC member libraries, view recorded presentations:

Need help?
For help using WorldShare ILL, contact OCLC Support in your region.


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