Daily Archives: November 2, 2011

KohaCon 11: Solr and Koha 2

Solr is very powerful search and indexing engine, like the current Zebra system Koha currently uses. It’s based on Apache Lucene, and is 100% free and open source. Solr has several advantages over Zebra. There is very little support and a small community behind Zebra, whereas Solr has a very […]

Success story of Koha adoption in Nigeria 1

The case of Adeyemi College of Education Ondo, Ondo State Presenter = Egunjobi Rotimi (PhD) A majority of libraries in Nigeria operate their libraries completely manually. Nigeria is a developing country and there are many challenges and constraints facing library automation. There is erratic power supply and not many professional […]