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The Emmaus Bible College Library Goes Live on ByWater Solutions Koha Support

06/20/2017 CONTACT: Nathan Curulla (888) 900-8944 sales@bywatersolutions.com The Emmaus Bible College Library Goes Live on ByWater Solutions Koha Support ByWater Solutions, an open source community contributor and America’s forefront provider of Koha support, announced today that the Emmaus Bible College Library, of Dubique, IA. is now live on Koha with ByWater Solutions! ByWater […]


ByWater Solutions at Booth #4348 at ALA Annual   Recently updated !

06/16/2017 CONTACT: Nathan Curulla (888) 900-8944 sales@bywatersolutions.com ByWater Solutions at Booth #4348 at ALA Annual ByWater Solutions, an open source community contributor and America’s forefront provider of Koha support, announced today that they will be at ALA Annual this year at booth #4348. ByWater will be conducting demos of their […]


Customizing the More Searches Menu on the OPAC in Koha

Here is a short tutorial video about how to customize the More Searches Menu on the OPAC in Koha.  There are also step by step instructions on how to do this below. Here are some step by step instructions for adding  a new search: On the OPAC side of Koha, […]


The New England Institute of Technology goes Live on ByWater Solutions Koha Support

06/13/2017 CONTACT: Nathan Curulla (888) 900-8944 sales@bywatersolutions.com The New England Institute of Technology goes live on ByWater Solutions Koha Support ByWater Solutions, an open source community contributor and America’s forefront provider of Koha support, announced today that the New England Institute of Technology Library, of East Greenwich, RI. is now live on Koha […]


How to Limit Purchase Suggestions in Koha

Koha Tutorial – Purchase Suggestions One of the new enhancements in the 16.11 version of Koha is the system preference MaxOpenSuggestions. This system preference allows you to limit the number of open purchase suggestions a patron can have. This koha tutorial walks you through how to configure this system preference […]


Creating a Report to include all Branches

Here is a short video with a tip on creating a report in Koha to include all the branches of your library. Steps: Create a new authorized category for BRANCH. You can create any named category here, just as long as you know what it is for.  Authorized values are […]


How to Attach a File to MARC Records in Koha Cataloging

This tutorial will cover using the upload.pl plugin to attach files to MARC records in Koha Cataloging. MARC Bibliographic Framework To enable the functionality,  you will want to add the upload.pl plugin to the 856$u subfield in one (or multiple) of your MARC frameworks. From the staff client walk through […]


How to Change the Material Type in Koha

  We’ve been getting a few questions lately about where the material type in Koha comes from, so I wanted to write a short blog post explaining how the material type is created. In the screenshot above you can see that the material type of this eBook is listed as […]


ByWater Solutions at Booth #4348 at ALA Annual 2017   Recently updated !

ByWater Solutions will be at ALA Annual this year at booth #4348. We’re going to do demos of our products and demonstrate highlights from the recent release. General Koha Demos Saturday, June 24: 11:30 am Saturday, June 24: 4:00 pm Sunday, June 25: 2:30 pm Monday, June 26: 10:30 am EBSCO EDS […]