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WorldShare Circulation release notes for WorldShare Interlibrary Loan libraries, June 2018

Release Date: June 30, 2018

Recommended actions

For this release, we recommend that you review the following checklists and complete the relevant tasks so that you can adjust your policies and workflows and train your staff. These checklists identify updates that we have determined as significant for most institutions. We encourage you to review all of the items in the release notes to determine whether there are other items that might require additional action or follow up by your institution.

Administrative actions

These items require immediate action or decisions.


WorldShare ILL and Circulation administrators should review policies and settings in Service Configuration related to integration. 

Please see Set up integration for additional details.  

New features and enhancements

Enhancements to borrowing workflow 

ILL-Circulation integration has been improved to keep information consistent between WorldShare ILL and WorldShare Circulation.

For complete details about the WorldShare ILL and WorldShare Circulation integration, please see WorldShare Circulation integration.

The following enhancements have been added:

  • WorldShare Circulation now honors the WorldShare ILL due date at checkout.  The more restrictive of the WorldShare ILL or Circulation policy dates will be used.  
  • The WorldShare ILL Request ID and/or lending library name displays in Circulation.


 For additional detail, please see Integration workflow.

  To learn more about configuring the integration, see Set up integration.

Known issues

No new issues were introduced in this release.

Important links

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