ATG Book of the Week of August 1, 2011
Interlibrary Loan Practices Handbook. Third Edition. Edited by Cherie L. Weible and Karen L. Janke. Chicago: American Library Association, 2011. 9780838910818. 131 pages.
As consortia and other library partnerships share ever larger fractions of their collections, this book gives library staff the tools necessary for a smoothly functioning ILL system. There is an excellent section regarding U.S. Copyright and Interlibrary loan practice which deals with electronic delivery. This is the third edition of Virginia Boucher’s (Professor of Libraries, Emerita, University of Colorado, Boulder) famous ILL Handbook.
Leah was appointed Executive Director of the Charleston Conference in 2017, and has served in various roles with the Charleston Information Group, LLC, since 2004. Prior to working for the conference, she was Assistant Director of Graduate Admissions for the College of Charleston for four years. She lives in a small town near Columbia, SC, with her husband and two kids where they raise a menagerie of farm animals.