ILL and its strategic uses for academic and research libraries

Start & End Date : 
Friday, July 16, 2021


13:30 - 15:00

This event will review recent and planned developments in the ILL landscape and current and potential use cases for ILL. It will also consider the scope for open and community driven models for ILL alongside the development of private sector initiatives in the medium to long-term. Panel members will speak briefly on this issues before opening up to a wider discussion with participants.


This event will look at:

  • Current developments in the ILL space
  • Opportunities from new technologies and use cases for ILL medium and long-term such as, enabling resource sharing and supporting content negotiations
  • Maximising the benefits from existing holdings data
  • Exploring new ILL models including open source and community driven models.

This event is part of the Libraries After Lockdown virtual collaboration and open to all staff at SCONUL member institutions.  For details on how to register e-mail