Category Archives: Document Delivery service

Libraries Australia Document Delivery (LADD) news and announcements.

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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LADD training database unavailable 18-24 November

The LADD training database will be upgraded to VDX 4.1.4 and will therefore be unavailable between 18 – 24 November 2011.  It is anticipated that the LADD training database will be available again on Friday 25 November.

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Updated ILRS Code changes now in place

This affects all LADD members. The revised Interlibrary Resource Sharing (ILRS) Code prices have now been implemented in the LADD gateway, ILRS directory and the LADD Manual. What this will mean for LADD libraries is that the base cost, which appears more...

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Libraries Australia Outage

Due to an earlier power outage at the National Library of Australia, Libraries Australia Search, Document Delivery and Administration are temporarily unavailable. We hope to have services available again shortly.

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Revised ILL prices announced

This will affect all LADD members. The ALIA Interlibrary Lending Advisory Committee has announced the revised Interlibrary Resource Sharing (ILRS) Code prices, effective 1st October 2011. Read the new schedule of charges in the Libraries Australia Document Delivery discussion list more...

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ACT LADD User Group meets tomorrow

The ACT Libraries Australia Document Delivery User’s Group will meet tomorrow (Wednesday 7th September) at 9:30am in Training Room 3/4, Level 4, National Library of Australia. User Group meetings are a great opportunity to network with other users of Libraries more...

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Brief outage tonight

The National Library of Australia will have an Internet Outage at 5:30pm AEST tonight (Friday 02/09/11). This outage is part of necessary maintenance to the Library’s network. The outage is expected to be less than half an hour. During this more...

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