Performing the following procedure associates an ILL authorization with an institution's FirstSearch authorization.
Note: Contact an institution's ILL department for information on ILL authorizations. The ILL and FirstSearch authorizations must belong to the same institution.
|Action||Result or Note|
|1||Click the Resource Sharing section of the main menu, then choose Authorizations from the drop-down list under Staff ILL Settings in the sidebar menu.||The system displays the Authorizations screen.|
|2||In the Staff ILL Authorization field, type in an ILL authorization for your institution, then click the Add button.||The authorization appears in the Staff ILL Authorization List field.
The system does not tell you whether or not the authorization is valid until you click Save Changes.
|3||Click Save Changes.||If you entered a valid authorization, the system responds with
If you entered an invalid authorization, the system responds with an error message. Possible invalid authorizations include: