Welcome to the 2016 MLA Annual Conference! MLA looks forward to celebrating its 125th Anniversary with you.
Friday, September 30 • 8:50am - 9:50am
What's New in Interlibrary Loan -- Trends, MnLINK Discovery and more

Sign up or log in to save this to your schedule, view media, leave feedback and see who's attending!

This presentation will highlight techniques and best practices used by libraries in the Minitex region and other interlibrary loan operations. Learn how electronic resources, patron expectations, fee-based services, and Minnesota's changing discovery layer for the MNLINK Gateway are making big impacts on interlibrary loan. Get tips to make sure you are leveraging these changes to enhance your services. In this presentation, Minitex Resource Sharing staff will share the trends, best practices, and challenges that make working in interlibrary loan so interesting and unique. Come ready to share your ideas and solutions that have delighted your patrons.


Nick Banitt, Resource Sharing Manager, Minitex

Nick is a Resource Sharing Manager at Minitex. His work-life revolves around the day-to-day management of the MNLINK program. He worked for several years at the Minneapolis Public Library before finding his way to Minitex.

Carol Nelson, Resource Sharing Manager, Minitex

Carol has worked at Minitex for over 30 years. Her current responsibilities include managing the University's ILL Lending division (Documents to U), electronic delivery, and the Resource Sharing website.

Friday September 30, 2016 8:50am - 9:50am CDT
Lake Superior Ballroom L