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Configuration

Administrative settings for WorldShare Interlibrary Loan are maintained in OCLC Service Configuration. In Service Configuration, you can set your interlibrary loan options, print settings, borrower and lender constant data, custom holdings groups, direct request profiles, and purchase options.

 Note: Changes made in OCLC Service Configuration may not be immediately available in the WorldShare Interlibrary Loan interface.  

  • Interlibrary Loan Options
    Use this screen to select your settings for WorldShare Interlibrary Loan
  • Borrower Data
    Use this screen to configure Borrower constant data.
  • Lender Data
    Use this screen to configure Lender constant data.
  • Custom Holdings Groups
    Use this screen to configure custom holdings groups that contain the OCLC symbols of preferred lenders for a particular category of borrowing activities.
  • Custom Holdings Paths
    Use this screen to configure custom holdings paths that contain the names of holdings groups appropriate to a set of requests.
  • Direct Request Profiles
    Use this screen to configure direct request profiles to automate your request process in WorldShare Interlibrary Loan.
  • Purchase Options
    Use this screen to enter institutional account information for content providers that offer purchase options in WorldShare Interlibrary Loan.
  • Patron Request Workforms
    Use the Patron Request Workforms screen in OCLC Service Configuration to customize your patron request forms. Patrons can use the patron request forms to request interlibrary loans.
  • Print Settings
    Use this screen to set your default print settings, logo image settings, and book strap and sticker settings in WorldShare Interlibrary Loan.
  • Advanced Workflows
    Tipasa only feature.
  • Patron Settings
    Use this screen to determine how long to retain patron data after a request is closed using the Patron Data Retention setting.
  • Notifications
    Tipasa only feature.
  • External System Settings
    Tipasa only feature.
  • Tipasa WMS Integration
    Tipasa only feature.

 

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