IDS Logic

What is IDS Logic?

IDS Logic is a service that helps automate ILL workflows for libraries using ILLiad.

IDS Logic creates a connection to a library's ILLiad database through a Server Addon, which communicates with the IDS Logic service. IDS Logic can help improve and automate ILL workflows by:

IDS Logic is free to IDS Project members and is available for subscription to libraries.

For more information on subscription and member pricing, click here.

About IDS Logic Rules

Logic Rules are the IDS Logic standard for searching and modifying transactions in ILLiad. Rules can be chained together to solve complex workflow challenges. IDS Project staff work with library staff to best determine which rules will work best with libraries as well as develop or customize existing rules to best fit the local workflow.

Contact Information

Please send your questions or suggestions to Mark Sullivan at