opac tutorial


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.     […]


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 […]


OPAC and Public Services in Koha 3.22 2

This recorded webinar will cover new features and enhancements in the 3.22 Koha upgrade for the OPAC and public services. Some highlights from the video include grouping item types together into one search option, using filters to search lists, and viewing serial enumeration in a users account when browsing their […]


Introduction to EBSCO Discovery Service in Koha

Integrating EBSCO Discovery Service in to Koha is as simple as installing the plugin and setting it up. This video will show you how EDS integrates right in to Koha to make searching simple. Keep an eye out for an upcoming introductory webinar from ByWater and EBSCO.


Fancifying Electronic Resources in your Koha catalog 3

Would you like spiffy looking links for your electronic resources in your Koha public catalog? You’ve come to the right place! The first step, is to create a report to identify the 856$u fields in your records that you want to convert to prettier links. To do this, we need […]


Patron Management in the Koha 3.18 Public Catalog

This tutorial will walk you through some of the functions available to patrons via the public catalog in Koha 3.18. To learn all about Koha 3.18 view the other videos in this series and make sure to review the manual and the release notes.