The System Ribbon

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The System Ribbon holds icons for all of the main System processing functions so that you can reach them quickly and easily from the Main page.

  • Clear users
  • WorldCat searching
  • Link to OCLC Policies Directory
  • Link to resource sharing settings
  • Link to ILLiad web reports
  • Event log
  • Manage addresses and groups
  • Manage addons


Clear Users

Opens the Clear User form to process all Users waiting to be cleared.

WorldCat Search

Opens the OCLC form to search WorldCat holdings.

Policies Directory

Opens the OCLC Policies Directory. 

Resource Sharing Settings

Takes you to the OCLC Resource Sharing Settings interface to view or set up Custom Holding Paths, Custom Holdings Groups, Constant Data, Direct Request Profiles, and Saved Field Request Order list. As of ILLiad 9.1, the resource sharing settings can no longer be configured within the client. This allows OCLC to rapidly change the Service Config without having to maintain a duplicate interface or breaking ILLiad until an update can be released.

Search/Review Statuses

Opens the OCLC Statuses form to view Current Status list and search OCLC requests to check status.

Web Logon

Opens the web interface logon page for your institution.

Web Reports

Opens the web interface logon page for Web Reports. 

Web Alerts

Opens the Web Alerts form for managing Web Alerts.

Atlas Systems

Takes you to the home page of the Atlas Systems website. This link was removed in ILLiad v9.1.

Community Portal

Connects you to the ILLiad Libraries OCLC List-Serv site. This link was removed in ILLiad v9.1.


Takes you to the home page of the OCLC website. This link was removed in ILLiad v9.1.

Event Log

Opens the System Event Log.

Groups Maintenance

Opens the Groups Maintenance form for creating Groups.

Manage Addons

Opens the Manage Addons form.


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