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The American Library Association (ALA) is a nonprofit organization based in the United States that promotes libraries and library education internationally.
Bibliographical Center for Research (BCR) was a regional cooperative libraries network established in 1935, headquartered in Aurora, Colorado, and active through 2010.
California is a state in the Pacific Region of the United States.
The California State Library collects, preserves, generates and disseminates a wide array of information.
A courier is a company that delivers messages, packages, and mail.
Electronic funds transfer (EFT) is the electronic transfer of money from one bank account to another, either within a single financial institution or across multiple institutions, via computer-based systems, without the direct intervention of bank staff.
Haworth Press was a publisher of scholarly, academic and trade books, and approximately 200 peer-reviewed academic journals.
The International Organization for Standardization (ISO) is an international standard-setting body composed of representatives from various national standards organizations.
The Internet is the global system of interconnected computer networks that use the Internet protocol suite (TCP/IP) to link devices worldwide.
ISO 10160 is the ISO standard that defines the terminology that is used for interlibrary loan transactions between various document exchange systems such as VDX.
ISO 10161 is the ISO standard that defines the interlibrary loan (ILL) application protocol for communication between various document exchange systems.
The Journal of Library Administration is a peer-reviewed academic journal that covers library management.
A library is a collection of sources of information and similar resources, made accessible to a defined community for reference or borrowing.
Microforms are scaled-down reproductions of documents, typically either films or paper, made for the purposes of transmission, storage, reading, and printing.
The National Library of Australia is the largest reference library in Australia, responsible under the terms of the National Library Act for "maintaining and developing a national collection of library material, including a comprehensive collection of library material relating to Australia and the Australian people." In 2012–13, the National Library collection comprised 6,496,772 items, and an additional of manuscript material.
Nevada (see pronunciations) is a state in the Western, Mountain West, and Southwestern regions of the United States of America.
NUCMC is the abbreviation for the National Union Catalog of Manuscript Collections.
OCLC, currently incorporated as OCLC Online Computer Library Center, Incorporated, is an American nonprofit cooperative organization "dedicated to the public purposes of furthering access to the world's information and reducing information costs".
Ohio is a Midwestern state in the Great Lakes region of the United States.
The Ohio State University, commonly referred to as Ohio State or OSU, is a large, primarily residential, public university in Columbus, Ohio.
The Ohio Library and Information Network (OhioLINK) is a consortium of Ohio’s college and university libraries and the State Library of Ohio.
An online public access catalog (often abbreviated as OPAC or simply library catalog) is an online database of materials held by a library or group of libraries.
The Research Libraries Group (RLG) was a U.S.-based library consortium that existed from 1974 until its merger with the OCLC library consortium in 2006.
Standardization or standardisation is the process of implementing and developing technical standards based on the consensus of different parties that include firms, users, interest groups, standards organizations and governments Standardization can help to maximize compatibility, interoperability, safety, repeatability, or quality.
A union catalog is a combined library catalog describing the collections of a number of libraries.
VDX (standing for Virtual Document eXchange) is a software product for interlibrary loan (ILL) and document request management.
WorldCat is a union catalog that itemizes the collections of 72,000 libraries in 170 countries and territories that participate in the Online Computer Library Center (OCLC) global cooperative.