Tutorial Videos


Making the Last Patron who Checked Out an Item Visible in Koha

An exciting new feature in Koha 16.05 is the ability to make the last patron who checked out an item visible. To turn on this setting, just follow these steps: 1) Go to the Administration module and click on Global System Preferences. 2) Select OPAC from the left navigation. 3) […]


Batch Item Modifications in Koha 16.11

This tutorial video will show you how to do batch item modifications in Koha 16.11. Here are the steps:  From the Tools Menu Click Batch Item Modification From this screen, you can either download a barcode or item list to make edits or you can scan in the barcodes in […]


OPAC Self Registration and Forgot Password Enhancements

This tutorial video will show you OPAC Self Registration and Forgot Password Enhancements in Koha 16.05. Users can now reset their password from the OPAC and change their own password from self registration! Step by Step instructions for enabling self-registered patrons to change their password in Koha. Go to Administration System […]


Youtube Streaming for Cataloging in Koha

This tutorial video will show you how to catalog youtube videos and have them stream in Koha. The new enhancement allows you to catalogue a YouTube link in 856$u and have it display in the record in the OPAC and staff client through the ‘Play media’ tab. Steps to set up YouTube Videos […]


Relative’s Checkouts Koha OPAC

This tutorial video will show you a few new enhancements including setting up visibility of relative’s checkouts in the Koha OPAC. There are 2 new system preferences that tie into this option, AllowStaffToSetCheckoutsVisibilityForGuarantor and AllowPatronToSetCheckoutsVisibilityForGuarantor. Now you have the option to allow your patrons to view their relative’s checkouts in the OPAC.     […]


Multi item Holds in Koha

This tutorial video will show you a new enhancement for multi item holds in the OPAC and staff client in Koha 16.11. In 16.05 and earlier releases, Koha only allows one hold to be placed on a given bib per patron, even it the record has multiple items. This new enhancement gives Koha the ability […]


PayPal Payments in Koha

This tutorial video will show you a few new enhancements including PayPal Payments in the OPAC and set up your preferences in the staff client in Koha 16.05.  This new feature will allow you to accept credit card payments via the OPAC for fines via PayPal. You will need to set up your […]


Setting up the Self Checkout Feature in Koha

Koha comes with a very basic Self Checkout module. This tutorial will walk you through the steps of setting up the Koha Self Checkout Module. The first thing you will want to enable is the WebBasedSelfCheck preference. Set this to ‘Enable.’ To use this module you have to log in […]

Self Checkout