Category Archives: Document Delivery service

Libraries Australia Document Delivery (LADD) news and announcements.

Libraries Australia unavailable this weekend

Dear Colleagues, The Library will be conducting routine maintenance which means that all IT systems will be unavailable from Saturday, 18 July from 5.30 pm until 1.30 pm on Sunday, 19 July AEST. All Library systems including Libraries Australia, Trove, more...

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LADD - problems searching bibliographic records

Dear Colleagues, Since Tuesday, LADD has experienced intermittent slow response times when running a BibSearch to Libraries Australia. We are working to resolve this issue. Please note, this issue is not affecting the ability of member libraries to be able more...

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A message for our valued LADD Customers

Thank you for continuing to use Libraries Australia Document Delivery (LADD)  -  Australia’s largest interlibrary loan and document delivery service. We hope that your library continues to benefit from this service to search the ANBD, Te Puna and Infotrieve to more...

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Changes in LADD to incorporate the implementation of RDA

There have been some minor changes in LADD to incorporate the implementation of RDA at the end of March. The issues that LADD wanted to address were: • Will z3950 searching from LADD be affected by RDA? • With the more...

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ILRS Code Review

The Interlibrary Resource Sharing (ILRS) Code benefits Australian libraries and their users by providing greater predictability, consistency, and flexibility in obtaining materials. The ALIA Interlending Advisory Committee will be reviewing the principles and guidelines in the Interlibrary Resource Sharing (ILRS) more...

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Christmas/New Year suspensions in LADD

In order to relieve some of the workload on our ILL colleagues with ISO compliant systems we are going to continue the method for applying suspensions over this Christmas/New Year period that was trialled last year. If your library is more...

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Enhanced login to LA services from LA website

A new enhancement to the LA website allows members a simple one-step login from the one central location to the LA service of their choice. Simply navigate to the login area located on the top right hand side of the more...

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Christmas/New Year suspensions in LADD

In order to relieve some of the workload on our ILL colleagues with ISO compliant systems, we are trialling a different method for applying suspensions over this Christmas/New Year period. If your library is closing for just the period beginning more...

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Libraries Australia Document Delivery system now available

Libraries Australia Document Delivery system OK for normal operations. The LADD VDX software has been successfully upgraded to Version 4.1.4 and is ready for normal ILL operations. A few very minor layout issues still exist which we will be addressing more...

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Libraries Australia Document Delivery system unavailable during upgrade 2- 5 December 2011

The Libraries Australia Document Delivery system will be unavailable from 4 p.m. (AEST) 2 December 2011 until Monday 5 December 2011 due to an upgrade of the VDX software to Version 4.1.4. Advice will be given once the system is more...

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