User-initiated resource sharing in Hong Kong universities : planning to reality with HKALL
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|Journal / Publication||Interlending and Document Supply|
|Publication status||Published - 2006|
|Link to Scopus||https://www.scopus.com/record/display.uri?eid=2-s2.0-33745291715&origin=recordpage|
Purpose - To describe the introduction of a collaborative, user-initiated, unmediated, interlibrary loan service for returnables between initially three and then all eight universities in Hong Kong.
Design/methodology/approach - Historical narrative combined with user and staff evaluation.
Findings - The introduction of the service has been a great success.
Originality/value - This article describes in detail the introduction of a service that will be of interest and relevance to many other libraries facing declining budgets and the need to share resources in an efficient and effective way.
- Document delivery, Hong Kong, University libraries
User-initiated resource sharing in Hong Kong universities : planning to reality with HKALL. / Sidorko, Peter; Wong, Ruth; Tai, Alice; Wong, Eva.In: Interlending and Document Supply, Vol. 34, No. 2, 2006, p. 60-69.