Daily Archives: August 5, 2015

KohaNA 2015 – Koha with RFID and SIP2 1

Chris Rohde and Rendi Hodge from the Roseville Public Library in Roseville, California presented their work and experience using Koha with RFID reading technology using the SIP2 protocol. Chris and Rendi presented remotely from the Roseville Library using GoToMeeting. One of the primary benefits of using Koha with SIP is […]

KohaNA 2015 – Managing Koha MARC Frameworks 1

Rebecca Crago, a Systems and Teaching Librarian at Mercyhurst University, used her session to discuss managing MARC frameworks in Koha. Think of Frameworks as templates for creating new bibliographic records. Koha comes with some predefined frameworks that can be edited or deleted, and librarians can create their own frameworks for […]

KohaNA 2015 – Installing Koha

Aaron Williams, a web developer for Mercyhurst demonstrated how to install Koha. Starting with a discussion of hardware requirements, Aaron passed around a Raspberry Pi while discussing that even such a small inexpensive device is capable of running Koha, though it may not be the fastest. His overview discussed the […]