ERIC Number: EJ552502
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1997
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The Impact of the OhioLINK Network on Traditional Interlibrary Loan.
Van Dam, Scott; Block, Jennifer; Pettitt, Richard N., Jr.
Journal of Interlibrary Loan, Document Delivery & Information Supply, v8 n1 p1-19 1997
Summarizes the effects OhioLINK, a networked patron self-initiated interlibrary borrowing system, has had on the traditional interlibrary loan (ILL) department at Miami University (OH). Finds Miami's lending to 11 other schools decreased 13% and filled photocopy requests increased 17% while Miami's borrowing increased less than 2%, filled loan requests decreased 82%, and filled photocopy requests increased 42%. (PEN)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive; Reports - Research
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