Ordering material on behalf of another library

The purpose of Requestor is to enable a DOCLINE library to enter requests on behalf of another library. The requesting library must have a record in Institutions, but they may or may not be a DOCLINE participant.

To change the name of the Requesting Library:

 

STEP

Action

1

Select Requests from the DOCLINE Main Menu.

2

Select Borrow.

3

Select Requestor.

4

Click in box labeled "Requestor LIBID", highlight and delete LIBID shown.

5

Type in LIBID of library for which request is being made.

6

Click Change.

View

The inputting library will receive a message indicating the LIBID and name of the requesting library for which they are entering requests. If the requesting library is an active DOCLINE participant, the ILL contact and phone number will be displayed.