Presentation on theme: "ILL/Document Delivery from Korea Summary Assessment of the Current Need Factors Affecting ILL/DD from Korea ILL/DD Options In the Future…"— Presentation transcript:
ILL/Document Delivery from Korea Summary Assessment of the Current Need Factors Affecting ILL/DD from Korea ILL/DD Options In the Future…
The Current Need for DD? USCs Experience: Non-traditional materials requested --Videos --Articles in med/science/technology Need to reassess the scope of our collections?
Factors Affecting ILL/DD from Korea Korea: A Leader in Information Technology! Internet connectivity very high! Extensive full-text resources online!
Types of Full-Text Databases (both commercial and non-profit) Scholarly/academic journals, all subjects Classical literature Historical documents Dissertations Rare Books Statistics Newspapers/magazines
USCs Union List of Electronic Resources (compiled by Sun-Yoon Lee) erlist_khl.xls
Commercial Database Providers Nuri Media: Dong Bang Media: KSI: Free Trial of 2002/2003: thirty individuals in 18 institutions participated
ILL/DD Options Commercial Document Delivery Service Personal Contacts OCLC Not an Option: The 167 Korean users are all NONSUPPLIERS
Commercial Document Delivery Service Providers KINS Contact Persons: Ms Min-yong Kang, Ms Ju-hwa Ha Tel: (ex) 3 Fax: Web: Delivery Options: , Fax, Mail Fees: $12-40 per request (regardless of size of document)
Commercial DD Service Providerscont. Shinwon Data Net Contact Person: Ms Yon-jong Nam Tel: (ex) 208 Fax: Web: DD Request Page: Delivery options: , Ariel Fees: $11-22 (varies; RUSH service extra)
Most Effective Option So Far? (per USCs Experience) Personal Contacts! SEND YOUR KOREAN STUDIES LIBRARIANS TO KOREA!
In the Future… Organized Efforts Necessary… CEAL? Korean Collections Consortium of North America?
Some Background Info about Korean Domestic ILL/DD KERIS (Korean Education & Research Information Service) Union Catalog of 316 member libraries Document Delivery Service ILL (not popular)
KERIS ILL/DD STATS Average Domestic Monthly Statistics in 2002: 6500 requests 5200 supplied
KERIS ILL/DD FEES Ca. 60 cents base charge/request (for postage) + 6 cents/page A 10-page article would cost ca. $1.20. Express mail and fax services cost more.