tools tutorial


Show your patrons the true value of your library! 1

Tell your patron’s how much they have saved by using the library! Here is an example checkout slip that uses jQuery to total the values of the item prices, and puts that total at the bottom of the slip. What’s Happening First, we are storing the price in the slip, […]


Posting News to patrons or staff!

Have you ever had a situation where you needed to get time sensitive information to your patrons or you staff. Once again Koha comes to your aid with a tool that can help you get this important information to patrons and staff alike. Let me walk you through using the […]

Adding the entry

Putting Item Information Into Notices 6

The text of notices in Koha can be customized through Tools > Notices. There are some fields in the notices in brackets <<like this>> that Koha can fill in automatically for you. The information in these fields can be specific to the patron, the library, or to the items that […]


Importing Marc Records in to Koha 3.8 2

It’s here, the first of my 3.8 videos! This tutorial will show you how to import MARC records in to Koha 3.8 (and later versions of 3.6). If you have an idea for a video, please just let me know and I’ll add it to my list of things to […]


Batch Bib Record Modification for Koha Using MarcEdit 2

Koha does not yet have a batch bibliographic record modification tool, but that doesn’t mean you can’t do batch modifications – it just takes a couple more steps. This tutorial will show you how to use Lists and MarcEdit (a freely available tool) to perform batch bib record modifications on […]