Discussion lists

Following is a list of email discussion groups pertaining to resource sharing concerns. Some are devoted to a given topic (such as Access Services or Copyright), some are of particular geographic interest (e.g. ILL practices in Australia), while others are used by vendors to disseminate product information. To register and to post messages to any of the lists , check each site for more details.


ALI-RESOURCE-SHARE-L

Purpose: The ALI-RESOURCE-SHARE-L list is intended to facilitate and archive discussions among members of the Academic Libraries of Indiana Resource Sharing Committee.

 

ARIE-L

Purpose: For users of Ariel document transmission software

 

Circplus

Purpose: To discuss library circulation and related issues

 

Doclibs

Purpose: Informal Australian forum for discussion of all aspects of interlibrary loan and document delivery

 

DOCUPDATE-L

Purpose: Announcements of new and revised documentation added to OCLC’s web site

 

ERIL-L (Electronic Resources in Libraries)

Purpose: A community forum for librarians concerned with the practical aspects of managing electronic resources in libraries

 

FISC-L

Purpose: For managers of fee-based information services centers in academic libraries.

 

IFLA-L

Purpose: An electronic forum intended to foster communications between IFLA, its membership and members of the international library community.

 

ILLIAD WORKFLOW TOOLKIT-L

Purpose: ILLiad Best Practices Workflow Toolkit

 

ILL-L

Purpose: Discussion forum for ILL practitioners in all types of libraries around the world

 

LIS-ILL

Purpose: Discussion of ILL and document delivery (based in the UK)

Note: To subscribe, select the proper list from the drop down menu. LIS-ILL is not the default discussion list.

 

OCLC-Sharing-L

Purpose: Announcements, changes and enhancements to OCLC resource sharing services.

 

PIJIP-COPYRIGHT

Purpose: Open forum for discussion of issues related to copyright, intellectual property rights, and public access to information in the digital age

NOTE: Absorbed CNI-COPYRIGHT list