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POD, a.k.a. Purchase on Demand, ILL to Acq Auto Purchase

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POD Criteria

When the following criteria are met, ILL immediately passes a request to Acquisitions for purchase:

  • ILL Request from Faculty + Staff (POD-FAC) or students (POD-STU)
  • Books or DVDs
  • Recent publication (within current or preceding year) OR
  • Unfillable via ILL
  • Purchase price less then $100


POD Steps

  • ILL request item
  • CM will search GOBI Acq to see if these are already queued for Approval delivery through YBP
  • Order will be placed as a RUSH
  • CM adds hold for requester
  • Sent to Cataloging and P&P
  • P&P delivers item to Circ
  • Patron will be notified through the ILS





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