reports tutorial

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 […]

Relationships between tables in Koha

In an ongoing effort to help our partners write reports in Koha, I’d like to highlight the relationships between database tables in Koha. A review of the basics of SQL Just for review, let’s look at some elementary SQL. Let’s say that we have two tables, person and person_dates. The […]

Tools, Reports, and Administration in Koha 3.22

This recorded webinar will cover new features and enhancements in the 3.22 Koha upgrade for tools, reports, administration and system preferences. Koha 3.22 can take advantage of Plack to run faster than ever, here is link to read more. Some of the highlights from this session include custom sound notifications […]

Evidence based collection management in Koha

This week’s tutorial is brought to us from Spencer Smith at the Little Elm Public Library. From Spencer: This video will detail how I use evidence based collection management in Koha. In this video I am calculating turnover by shelving location. Eventually this data will all tie in to ordering […]

Using variables in Koha Reports 3

Today’s guest post comes from Christopher Brannon at Cooperative Information Network (CIN). Christopher asked us if there was a way to not have enter the date 2 times in a report like this one: SELECT ai.location AS ‘Shelf Location’, COUNT(ai.dateaccessioned) AS ‘Count’ FROM (SELECT dateaccessioned, homebranch, location, timestamp FROM items […]