Re: [Videolib] Interlibrary loan of media items

Stephen O'Riordan (
Thu, 26 Jan 2006 09:21:46 -0800


At UC San Diego we ILL most media. We loan ( 2 week loan period) to like
academic institutions. No real problems. We seem to ILL a lot & are
certainly net lenders.


At 01:56 PM 1/25/2006 -0800, you wrote:
>Hello all,
>This is directed at other academic media centers.
>The library where I work is considering opening up our media collection to
>inter-library loan from other colleges and universities in our ILL
>consortium. At present we only circulate to our staff, faculty and
>students for a 3 day loan period with up to 3 renewal.
>I am very curious to hear who among you do or don't ILL your media items.
>If not, why not? If you do, I'd love to hear your experiences- good, bad
>and ugly.
>Thanks for your time and advice,
>Carmine Rau
>Reference and Instruction Librarian
>Odegaard Undergraduate Library
>University of Washington Seattle, WA 98195-3080
>(206) 616-1210
>Videolib mailing list

Stephen 0'Riordan
UCSD Libraries / Film & Video Library
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La Jolla, CA 92093-0175Q
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