The rethinking resource‐sharing initiative: a new development in the USA

The rethinking resource‐sharing initiative: a new development in the USA Purpose – The purpose of this article is to describe innovations in resource sharing in the US library community with an international perspective. Design/methodology/approach – The article provides a descriptive analysis. Findings – It describes the reforms that need to be made in the form of a manifesto. It discusses interoperability, improving library visibility in internet search results and the GET‐IT button project with illustrated examples. Originality/value – The authors are all key figures in the developments described. The article provides important insights into current thoughts on resource sharing in the USA. http://www.deepdyve.com/assets/images/DeepDyve-Logo-lg.png Interlending & Document Supply Emerald Publishing

The rethinking resource‐sharing initiative: a new development in the USA

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Publisher
Emerald Publishing
Copyright
Copyright © 2007 Emerald Group Publishing Limited. All rights reserved.
ISSN
0264-1615
D.O.I.
10.1108/02641610710754097
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Abstract

Purpose – The purpose of this article is to describe innovations in resource sharing in the US library community with an international perspective. Design/methodology/approach – The article provides a descriptive analysis. Findings – It describes the reforms that need to be made in the form of a manifesto. It discusses interoperability, improving library visibility in internet search results and the GET‐IT button project with illustrated examples. Originality/value – The authors are all key figures in the developments described. The article provides important insights into current thoughts on resource sharing in the USA.

Journal

Interlending & Document SupplyEmerald Publishing

Published: Jun 5, 2007

Keywords: Interlending; Resource sharing; Libraries; United States of America

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