Interlibrary Loan College Assistant Job Available

DUTIES: Facilitate borrowing and lending of library resources in a fast-paced, high-volume Interlibrary Loan department which processes over 30,000 transactions per year. Unpack and sort incoming mail, process incoming materials borrowed for library users and process returned materials borrowed by other libraries. Assist in lending materials to other libraries: processing electronically received requests, locating material . . . → Read More: Interlibrary Loan College Assistant Job Available

ILL Changes

The way that you log in to Inter-Library Loan (ILLiad) has changed. Now you need to use your Graduate Center network username and password to log on.

If you can log on to your GC email, you are ready for the change. If not, please contact the Graduate Center IT Help Desk at 212 . . . → Read More: ILL Changes

Changes to ILL accounts

Beginning July 23rd, the way that you log in to use interlibrary loan will change. You will use your Graduate Center network username and password to log on. For some accounts, there will be a brief delay before your past ILL transaction history is available. If you need this information urgently, you may contact us . . . → Read More: Changes to ILL accounts

NYPL’s New Scan & Deliver Service

NYPL research libraries have improved the delivery service for books and journals stored offsite at the RECAP facility. NYPL offsite staff will now scan a journal article, a book chapter, or up to 50 cited pages of a book (whichever is shorter) and either deliver it free via email or post it online for you. . . . → Read More: NYPL’s New Scan & Deliver Service

NYPL’s New Scan & Deliver Service

NYPL research libraries have improved the delivery service for books and journals stored offsite at the RECAP facility. NYPL offsite staff will now scan a journal article, a book chapter, or up to 50 cited pages of a book (whichever is shorter) and either deliver it free via email or post it online for you. . . . → Read More: NYPL’s New Scan & Deliver Service

Hunter College: No CLICS requests til Thursday

Hunter College Library has suspended CLICS requests delivery during their spring break library closure for construction. Hunter College plans to reinstate CLICS service this Thursday, April 12. In the meantime, CLICS requests for material ONLY at Hunter College Library will fail. Please route requests for any unavailable material through the Graduate Center Library’s Interlibrary . . . → Read More: Hunter College: No CLICS requests til Thursday

Request AV + Music Library items via ILL

Given the longer turn-around time for CUNY+ CLICS deliveries of Music Library and audio-visual requests, the Grad Center Library Interlibrary Loan now accepts requests for these items, even if they are available via CUNY+ CLICS. ILL is often, but not always, quicker to deliver these items to CUNY borrowers. We ask that you not duplicate . . . → Read More: Request AV + Music Library items via ILL

Interlibrary Loan College Assistant Position Open

DUTIES: Facilitate borrowing and lending in a fast-paced, high-volume Interlibrary Loan department handling over 30,000 transactions per year. Unpack and sort mail (books and other library items), treat borrowed and loaned items (update transactions, print labels; retrieve, mark, & shelve). Employ shipping (UPS, FedEx) and online delivery (Odyssey, Ariel, Illiad) software. Maintain shipping supplies. Assist . . . → Read More: Interlibrary Loan College Assistant Position Open

Google Scholar for CUNY books, GC articles, ILL

Use Google Scholar anywhere to find many (but not all) books and articles owned by the Grad Center library. Access Google Scholar via the Grad Center library proxy server and set up Google Scholar to recognize Grad Center resources. Then use links to get full text articles, to request CUNY books via CLICS, and . . . → Read More: Google Scholar for CUNY books, GC articles, ILL

ILLiad/Interlibrary Loan Request Limit Increase

As of January 1, 2007, the limit for ILL requests will be increased from 10 to 15 items. Students who use ILLiad through the Graduate Center’s Mina Rees Library will be able to have up to 15 items in process at once, including those currently checked out.

You can now also request . . . → Read More: ILLiad/Interlibrary Loan Request Limit Increase