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2017 Central Florida Koha Summit

Central Florida Koha Summit Event Date: Friday August 25, 2017 Event Time: 9:00am – 4:00pm Event Location: Cooper Memorial Library Event Address: 2525 Oakley Seaver Drive Clermont, FL 34711 Registration: Please fill out the form below Central Florida Koha Summit The 2017 Summit will take place at the Lake County Library System, Cooper […]


Learn more about the Koha Calendar Features in the Staff Client

This blog post will cover 3 different features within the Koha Calendar and Staff Client! Adding Google Calendar to Staff Client Did you know that you could add your library’s Google Calendar to the Staff Client in the News Feature?  If you library has a shared Google calendar for the […]


The San Diego County Public Law Library goes live on Koha with ByWater Solutions

5/30/2017 CONTACT: Nathan Curulla (888) 900-8944 sales@bywatersolutions.com The San Diego County Public Law Library goes live on Koha with ByWater Solutions ByWater Solutions, an open source community contributor and America’s forefront provider of Koha support, announced today that the San Diego Law Library, of San Diego, CA, is now live on […]


The Marshall County Public Library System goes live on Koha with ByWater Solutions

5/23/2017 CONTACT: Nathan Curulla (888) 900-8944 sales@bywatersolutions.com The Marshall County Public Library System goes live on Koha with ByWater Solutions ByWater Solutions, an open source community contributor and America’s forefront provider of Koha support, announced today that the Marshall County Public Library System, of Benton, KY. is now live on Koha! ByWater […]


How to Charge a Replacement Fee for Damaged Items in Koha

Currently, if you set an item’s Damaged status in Koha, it won’t charge the patron a replacement fee. With this workaround, we’ll show you how you can mark an item as damaged so that Koha automatically charges the patron the replacement fee for the item. Koha tutorial on How to […]


Purchase Suggestions in the OPAC

Koha offers a great feature for your library to allow patrons to make purchase suggestions via the OPAC.  There are a few tools that you can use in conjunction with this feature that will help your library.   Koha Purchase Suggestions To allow your patrons to make  Purchase Suggestions: Go […]


The Salinas Public Library goes live on ByWater Solutions Koha Support

5/16/2017 CONTACT: Nathan Curulla (888) 900-8944 sales@bywatersolutions.com The Salinas Public 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 Salinas Public Library, of Salinas, CA. is now live on Koha with ByWater Solutions! ByWater completed the migration […]


Koha tutorial on setting up Serials Subscriptions

In this Koha tutorial video we will show you how to set up Serial Subscriptions in Koha. To learn all about Koha 16.11 view the other videos in this series and make sure to review the manual and the release notes. Here are some step by step instructions for this tutorial: When creating a subscription, you must have […]


Koha tutorial on Refunding Lost Item Fee on Return by Branch

This Koha tutorial will show you how to control the return lost item refund fee in multiple branches. When an item is marked lost in Koha the system charges the patron the replacement fee for the item. This preference lets you control how Koha handles returns of these items. This new […]

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The Payson City Library goes live on Koha with ByWater Solutions

5/9/2017 CONTACT: Nathan Curulla (888) 900-8944 sales@bywatersolutions.com The Payson City Library goes live on Koha with ByWater Solutions ByWater Solutions, an open source community contributor and America’s forefront provider of Koha support, announced today that the Payson City Library, of Payson, UT. is now live on Koha with ByWater Solutions! ByWater completed the […]