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ANSI/NISO Z39.83-2-2012 NISO Circulation Interchange Protocol (NCIP) Part 2: Implementation Profile 1 (version 2.02)


The purpose of this Protocol Implementation Profile 1 (IMP1) is to specify details of implementation of the NISO Circulation Interchange Part 1: Protocol (NCIP). This IMP1 was developed primarily to support three broad application areas:

Direct Consortial Borrowing,
Circulation/Interlibrary Loan Interchange, and
Self Service Circulation.

Secondarily, the profile was intended for use with emerging application areas such as the management of electronic resources.