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  • 1. Inter-Library Loan System IST 616 Final Project Christine Santimaw
  • 2.
      • Northern NY Library Network
        •   Developed to:
        • improve reference and research library resources and services
        • provide a means for interlibrary cooperative plans and services  
        • regional multi-type library agency providing support and services necessary
        • service is provided to libraries in the seven counties of Northern New York
        • founded in 1965 by the NY State Regents
  • 3.
    • ICEPAC is one service offered by the Northern NY Library Network
    • NNYLN maintains and supports ICEPAC
    • ICEPAC is the North Country's cooperative online catalog
    • Intended for patrons of any age capable of using the system
    • Contains the holdings information of 305 libraries in Clinton, Essex, Franklin, Jefferson, Lewis, Oswego, and St. Lawrence counties, including school, academic, public, hospital, and special libraries.
  • 4.
    • You can search all the libraries in Northern New York
    • or
    • certain groups of libraries
    • or
    • only your library's holdings
    Searching Libraries
  • 5.  
  • 6. Search Boxes Easy to Use Give Drop Down Options One Search Title/Term Box Advanced Search Option Easy To Navigate Interface Quality
  • 7. Sample results page of search title/term: etiquette
  • 8. Results page
    • Easy to read
    • Numbered results, alphabetical by subject
    • Numbered results includes “see also” by related terms
    • Some pictures of particular items
    • Offers excerpts, reviews, annotations, and table of contents for some items
    • Shows dates of known items
    • Search results cover all media material (books, internet sources, video, audio and serials)
  • 9. ICEPAC Structure Schools 71 Districts 46 School Library Systems 22 Public Library Systems 9 Other Library Systems NEW YORK STATE ICEPAC
    • This shows a sample of how ICEPAC comes together into one system.
    • All holdings from each library are sent to their School Library System Office and then forwarded from there to ICEPAC.
  • 10. Sample page--Once you locate an item:
    • Title: Emily Post's Etiquette. Author: Post, Peggy, 1945-.
    • Title: Etiquette Edition: 17th ed., Rev. and updated / Peggy Post.
    • Publisher: New York : Harper Resource, c2004.
    • Collation: xv, 876 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
    • Note: Includes index.
    • Abstract: Presents a comprehensive guide to manners and good etiquette from Emily Post's great-granddaughter-in-law and contains advice on a number of issues including entertaining, raising children, social protocol, writing letters, and getting along with co-workers.
    • Grade Level: Adult Follett Library Resources.
    • Subject: Etiquette. Location Information
      • Adiron.SrHighSch
        • 395 POS
      • Canton HS
        • REF 395 POS
      • Cent Sq Mid Sch
      • 395 POS
      • Clinton CC
        • BJ1853.P6 2004
    You then select a library to borrow it from.
  • 11. Advanced search options let you set your own limits. Advanced Search
  • 12.
    • There is support offered to librarians in the form of toll free numbers if they are experiencing technical difficulties
    • There are help options for individuals to use on the website.
  • 13. ICEPAC Strengths Weaknesses
    • Contains holdings of 305 libraries
    • Searching is very simple
    • Free access
    • Enables you to search by author, title or subject
    • Can specify which library you would like
    • Accessible from any computer
    • Can’t order multiple copies of any materials
    • Intimidating for the first time user
    • Waiting time for item can vary and can take up to two weeks in some cases
  • 14.
  • 15. Information obtained for this power point presentation by : ICEPAC Northern New York Online Catalog Northern New York Library Network