Librarians have asked for a way to suppress the ILL icon for selected document types, particularly Internet resources and archival materials, to avoid confusion and disappointment among users who submit ILL requests for items that cannot be borrowed.

FirstSearch administrators can now control which document types retrieved in WorldCat on FirstSearch will display an interlibrary loan icon, by selecting from the types displayed in the  Resource Sharing==>Patron ILL Settings==>WorldCat ILL Access section of the administrative module. This enhancement will save librarians time and money because they will not be processing requests for document types their library cannot or does not want to attempt to borrow.

Last revised: 09 November 2004



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