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2019 Law Library Summit

Event Date: January 14, 2019

Event Time: 9:00am - 4:00pm

Event Location: San Diego County Public Law Library - Downtown

Event Address: 1105 Front Street San Diego, CA 92101

Registration: https://goo.gl/forms/WOiSHMj9gs8iqQCd2

Koha Law Library Summit

The 2019 Summit will take place at the San Diego County Public Law Library on Monday January 14, 2019. Interested in learning more about Koha and what it can do for your library? Then join ByWater Solutions, San Diego County Public Law Library and other Koha Community Members for a conversation about Koha and how it can benefit your law library. The 2019 Koha Summit will take place at the Downtown San Diego County Library in from 9:00am -4:00pm.

Topics will include advantages of Koha, customer and staff functionality, technical attributes, collection development and lending services. We will also discuss the Koha community and how collaborative developments work.

You can view the program for the event through the link here.

Local Accommodations

There are discounted room rates available at the Sofia Hotel. Those interested in booking a room may contact John Maclean directly at (619)516-8204 or email John@thesofiahotel.com.

  • Deluxe rooms with one queen bed: $99.00
  • Deluxe rooms with one queen bed, city view: $109.00
  • Deluxe rooms with two double beds, city view: $119.00
  • Deluxe rooms with one king bed: $119.00 (very limited number of rooms)
  • Deluxe one room suites with queen bed, city view: $179.00

All rates are based on single/double occupancy and do not include additional tax and assessments. Additional person fee is $25.00 per person per night. The Sofia Hotel has valet parking at an additional fee of $38.00 per car/per night with in and out privileges.

The Sofia Hotel has additional Guest fees of $16.85 (plus tax) per night/per room (amenity service fee = $13.85 / historical preservation fee = $3) and includes Wi-Fi and Ethernet internet throughout hotel, 24-hour Fitness Center and Yoga Studio, 24-hour Business Center, Unlimited local and toll-free telephone calls, 2 Sofia in room bottled waters, HBO and ESPN, Guided Walking Tours (S/S), In-Room Coffee and Condiments, Lobby Newspapers (M-F) and “Urban Cruiser’ bicycle use with helmets.

About Koha

Koha is the first open-source Integrated Library System (ILS). In use worldwide, its development is steered by a growing community of libraries collaborating to achieve their technology goals. Koha’s impressive feature set continues to evolve and expand to meet the needs of its user base. It includes modules for circulation, cataloging, acquisitions, serials, reserves, patron management, branch relationships, and more.

About CORAL

CORAL is an electronic resources management system consisting of interoperable modules designed around the core components of managing electronic resources for libraries and other organizations. CORAL is available as a free, open source program which includes five modules for Organizations, Resources, Licensing, Usage Statistics and Management.