Koha Implementation Checklist

Now that you’ve installed Koha integrated library system, you need to make sure you configure the System Preferences properly. You should not go live before you complete this process. Many of the preferences should ideally be set once and not be changed (for example, autoMemberNum).  This is not an exhaustive list but a helpful guide to get you started. Some of the settings listed here may be out of date – we’ll try to update them as often as possible.

Koha Support Staff Training 2

Koha Implementation Checklist

Koha Support Staff Training 2

Now that you’ve installed Koha integrated library system, you need to make sure you configure the System Preferences properly. You should not go live before you complete this process. Many of the preferences should ideally be set once and not be changed (for example, autoMemberNum).  This is not an exhaustive list but a helpful guide to get you started. Some of the settings listed here may be out of date – we’ll try to update them as often as possible.

7 Reasons Why You Need an Integrated Library Management System

7 Reasons Why You Need an Integrated Library Management System

Running a library isn’t as simple and straightforward as many people I have encountered think. It’s more than just checking out books and putting them back on the shelf when they are returned. Librarians have to deal other complex, time-consuming responsibilities like acquisitions, cataloguing, inventory, budgets, reports and interlibrary loaning. Pen and paper won’t cut it, and using an excel spreadsheet is only marginally better than digging a trench using a caviar spoon.

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How to Quickly Backup Your Koha Database

Regular backups of Koha are a must, in case your installation fails or your hardware crashes. While you should have an automated backup procedure in place, sometimes (before a major upgrade for example) you may need to make a quick one-time backup. So here's how to...

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