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Koha Tutorial New in 17.05 – Auto-Renewal Notices

One of the brand new enhancements in Koha 17.05 is the auto-renewal notice. If you have your circulation and fines rules set to allow items to auto-renew, your patrons will now receive a notice each time an item auto-renews. The notice lets them know that their item was renewed succesfully. […]


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Koha Open Source ILS and FOLIO White paper

  Koha plus FOLIO: a Solution for Connected Library Services Catalyst and Bywater Solutions, both Koha Open Source ILS Library Support Companies, have worked together in the Koha community for over 8 years. Both companies support a number of academic libraries (universities polytechnics TAFEss colleges) and are investigating how FOLIO can […]


New in 17.05 – Setting When to Charge the Hold Fee

  One of the new enhancements in Koha 17.5 is the ability to decide when to charge patrons a fee for placing a hold. Previously, the hold fee could only be charged when the patron put a hold on an item. Now, you can choose to charge the patron for […]


ByWater Solutions’ Koha Klassmates Reaches 36 Library Schools

10/17/2017 CONTACT: Jessica Zairo (888) 900-8944 klassmates@bywatersolutions.com ByWater Solutions’ Koha Klassmates Program Reaches 36 Library Schools ByWater Solutions, an open source community contributor and America’s forefront provider of Koha support, is happy to announce that Koha Klassmates has now been adopted in 36 library schools nationwide. Koha Klassmates is a […]


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 Health Sciences Library at New York Medical College goes live on Koha with ByWater Solutions

6/6/2017 CONTACT: Nathan Curulla (888) 900-8944 sales@bywatersolutions.com The Health Sciences Library at New York Medical College 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 Heath Sciences Library at New York Medical College, of Valhalla, NY. […]


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 […]