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Introduction to OCLC Interlibrary Loan

Course description

This course is designed for libraries that are new, first-time subscribers to WorldShare ILL, and for staff from libraries with established subscriptions but who are new to the service themselves. This course can also serve as a refresher or review for library staff who may have never had training and want more information about ILL on OCLC.

Register for live, online training

Date Time Registration Link
Wednesday, April 5, 2023 2:00PM - 3:30 PM Eastern Daylight Time, North America [UTC -4:00] Register
Thursday, June 8, 2023 2:00PM - 3:30PM Eastern Daylight Time, North America [UTC -4:00] Register


View a recorded session

View a recorded session (91 minutes)

Course handouts

Intro WorldShare ILL learners guide

Introduction to WorldShare ILL (Slides)


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Cancellation policy
In the event of low attendance, OCLC may cancel a training session. In this situation, registrants will be notified by email in advance of the session.