Interlibrary Loan Policies Directory

A read only web service that allows a developer to send a query about an OCLC member library using their OCLC Symbol or Registry ID and in return receive ILL policies information about that institution.

  • Status: Production
  • Sandbox access: No

What you get

The ability to retrieve institution specific information about any OCLC Member library. ILL Policy information includes:

  • Fees
  • Hours
  • Closures
  • Contact Information
  • Status as a Supplier

Who can use it

  • Libraries with a WorldShare ILL subscription
  • Libraries that license the ILLiad software

Commercial partnerships are also available.

Authentication & Authorization

The ILL Policies Directory API supports the WSKey Lite pattern.



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