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Moving Forward Together - December 6, 2013

The December 6, 2013, IHLS newsletter includes:

  • Board Meeting Recap
  • Mandatory Library Certification
  • Delivery Update - Weather Closings
  • "It's a Writingful Life"
  • Soon to be Famous Illinois Author Deadline January 6
  • eRead Illinois
  • SHARE Chat
  • New! IHLS Discussion Board
  • WorldShare Watch Browser Requirements and Training Webinars
  • 24th Annual Library Legislative Breakfast
  • ILA Library Trustee Forum 2014 Workshop
  • Upcoming WebJunction Webinars
  • DPLA Community Reps Outreach
  • Libraries in the News
  • E-News from the Illinois State Library
  • ILA E-Newsletter
  • Grant Opportunities

 “A good head and good heart are always a formidable combination.
But when you add to that a literate tongue or pen,
then you have something very special.”
― Nelson Mandela (7/18/1918 - 12/5/2013)

Browser requirements for WorldShare ILL

OCLC WorldShare® Interlibrary Loan is tested with specific browser versions in conjunction with each release of new functionality, to ensure the best possible experience for users of the service. Newer browser versions are needed to enable use of the new and expanded features of WorldShare ILL. This tip summarizes current browser requirements and provides advance information about a change in support for Internet Explorer version 8.

The browsers and versions most recently tested with WorldShare® Interlibrary Loan are:

IHLS Holiday Closing

All IHLS offices will be closed in observance of Thanksgiving both Thursday, November 28 and Friday, November 29 . Delivery and Talking Book Services will not be provided. Additional routes may run on Monday to compensate for volume.
See our Office Hours page for a listing of IHLS Holidays.

Article Exchange integration in WorldShare ILL – What it means for library staff

Last week, Article Exchange workflows were integrated into the WorldShare Interlibrary Loan service. Let’s take a closer look at how these new workflows save time for your library’s ILL borrowing and lending activities.

  • One location for all ILL workflows. You can now upload and retrieve documents in Article Exchange from within the WorldShare ILL interface, without leaving the service to work in a separate window.


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