The 15th Annual VIVA ILL Community Forum will held at Sweet Briar College on July 12, 2013. More information is available here.
Discounts for new ILLiad or ILLiad hosted server subscriptions are now available to VIVA institutions. Please contact Alisa Whitt (firstname.lastname@example.org) at OCLC if you are interested in this offer.
The agenda has been set for VIVA’s Vendor Fair coming up on November 13th at VCU. Registration is required and open, so please do so HERE if interested. Details are also available on VENDOR FAIR page on the viva website.
Vendor Demo Day for the Demand Driven Acquisitions RFP
Tuesday, November 13, 2012
Virginia Room C/D of the University Student Commons Building
Virginia Commonwealth University
907 Floyd Avenue, Richmond, Virginia 23284
8:30 AM: Coffee
9:00 AM: Welcome and Introductions
9:15 AM: YBP (40 minutes for presentation, 30 minutes for Q&A)
10:25 AM: Break
10:40 AM: Ingram/Coutts (40 minutes for presentation, 30 minutes for Q&A)
11:50 – 12:35 Lunch
12:35 PM EBSCO (40 minutes for presentation, 30 minutes for Q&A)
1:45 PM Break
2:00 PM EBL (40 minutes for presentation, 30 minutes for Q&A)
3:10 PM Break
3:20 PM Wrap-Up
3:45 PM ADJOURN
The ILL Contract Provisions page on the VIVA website has been updated; it is available here: http://www.vivalib.org/illsubcomm/ILLContracts.html.
The descriptions of the restrictions has been changed to reflect the restriction descriptions given in the WorldCat KnowledgeBase.
Registration is now open for the 14th Annual VIVA Interlibrary Loan Community Forum!
The Forum will be held at Sweet Briar College on Friday, July 13. We’ll begin at 9:00 AM and wrap up at 3:15 PM. The complete agenda, registration, and travel information is available here: http://www.vivalib.org/illsubcomm/forum/index.html
VIVA will reimburse travel costs for all attendees, including Thursday night hotel stays. Travelers staying overnight will need to be authorized in advance - details are on the Forum webpage: http://www.vivalib.org/illsubcomm/forum/index.html.
Please send any questions to email@example.com.
We look forward to seeing you there!
The Article Exchange document-sharing site is now accessible from within the WorldCat Resource Sharing service and through an ILLiad Addon. Article Exchange continues to provide a single, secure location where lending libraries can place requested articles and library users can retrieve articles or book chapters obtained for them via interlibrary loan.
For more information about Article Exchange, please see OCLC’s Article Exchange product information page.
For more information about VIVA ILL provisions, please see the ILL Provisions in VIVA’s Contracts for Full Text Resources
Join us for a webinar about Article Exchange on February 2 at 12:00 noon Eastern. In this session, Tony Melvyn will demonstrate use of the tool and answer your questions about how it can simplify your secure delivery of PDF documents.
Register for this webinar.
Please mark your calendars - the VIVA ILL Forum is scheduled for Friday, July 13, 2012, at Sweet Briar College.
Complete OCLC Data on VIVA Borrowing and Lending activity for Fiscal year 2011 are now available on the VIVA website:
The VIVA Steering Committee approved the revisions to the ILL Guidelines as recommended by the Resource Sharing Committee. The revised guidelines allow libraries to extend their loan terms beyond 8 weeks.
The revised section is Section III on Returnables. “Returnables, other than the special materials in Section IV below, will be loaned to VIVA libraries for 8 weeks or more with renewals granted on a case-by-case basis. Lending libraries may recall materials at any time, and borrowing libraries should respond in a timely manner.”
Please note that the registration deadline for the 2011 VIVA Interlibrary Loan Forum is July 8th.
Registration is now closed.