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					                                                                Ellison Dies
                                                                Resource Sharing
                                                                NORTHEAST OHIO REGIONAL LIBRARY SYSTEM


Thanks to the member libraries
who participate in the Ellison
Die Resource Sharing Project
for making 2005 another suc-
cessful year with over 2500
dies loaned.

                                   NORTHEAST OHIO
                                 REGIONAL LIBRARY
                                  4445 Mahoning Avenue NW
                                        Warren, Ohio 44483

                                         Phone: 330-847-7744
                                            Fax: 330-847-7704

  Ellison Dies Resource Sharing Project

           In the spirit of cooperation                                                            alphabet and number dies
           and in an effort to reduce
                                            Project Guidelines                                     are not available for loan
           costs for our members,           Eligibility – The following criteria                   through the system.
           several Regional Library         apply to libraries wishing to participate
           Systems joined together and      in the Ellison Dies Resource Sharing           Limitations – Libraries may bor-
                                            Project:                                       row a maximum of five (5) dies at
           formed the Ellison Dies                                                         any one time.
Resource Sharing Project. This project
began in January 2000, and has had tre-     •   Libraries must be a member of a            Liability – The borrowing library
                                                participating Regional Library             assumes liability for all Dies from
mendous success over the past four              System (currently NEO-RLS, NOR-
years.                                                                                     the point of shipment until they are
                                                WELD, and OVAL)                            returned to the holding library.
The premise of the program is to allow
                                            •   Libraries must have a collection of
                                                Ellison Dies and make them avail-          Updates – Libraries should send
participating libraries the ability to          able for loan to other libraries via       cutouts of all new Dies to their
borrow dies owned by other libraries.           the Ellison Dies Sharing System.           Regional Library System Quarterly
This pool of dies allows libraries a much   •   Libraries must request a username          (September 1, December 1, March
larger selection without the added cost         and password from their Regional           1, and June 1)
of purchasing additional dies.                  Library System
Current number of dies in the program       •   Libraries must use the US Cargo
                                                Delivery Service                           Interested? Contact your
exceeds 2200.
                                                                                           local Regional Library System
                                            Loan Period– Borrowed Dies may be              or Bonnie Tyler
As of January 2005, there are over 50
                                            used in the borrowing library for two          (
libraries participating in this program.
                                            business days (48 hours) and then must
                                            be put back in Cargo to be
The database is housed and maintained
                                            returned to the lending library.
by the Northeast Ohio Regional Library
System and is updated quarterly.            Shipment and Delivery – All dies
                                            must be shipped using specially de-                 NORTHEAST OHIO
There is no fee to participate in this      signed padded envelopes to ensure           REGIONAL LIBRARY SYSTEM

program.                                    proper protection.                               4445 Mahoning Avenue NW
                                                                                                   Warren, Ohio 44483
                                            Excluded Items – Due to their size
                                            and the large number of pieces, both
                                                                                                     Phone: 330-847-7744
                                                                                                        Fax: 330-847-7704