How to Create a Request in WorldCat Resource Sharing

Tutorial overview

If you're using Resource Sharing for the first time to generate your requests, you'll want to view this tutorial.

Covers: How to create requests, select lenders, receive and return the item.

How to use this tutorial

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Launch Tutorial

Cost

Free

Course Length

25 Minutes

Course Format

Web-based

Products

WorldCat Resource Sharing

Subject Area

Resource Sharing and Delivery

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