Pathways to Open Source: Koha Webinar Series

Koha ILS Webinars

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.

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Koha's Top Features

Jun 15, 2023, 02:00 PM Eastern Time

  • In this 30-minute webinar, we will demonstrate some of Koha's top features.

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Implementing Koha at Your Library

Jul 12, 2023 03:00 PM Eastern Time

  • Thinking about migrating your library to Koha, in this 30-minute webinar, we will outline and describe the steps to successfully migrate your library to Koha.

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Integrating 3rd Party Products with Koha

Aug 24, 2023, 01:00 PM Eastern Time

  • In this 30-minute webinar, we will explore the many different 3rd party products that work seamlessly with Koha. Koha can interface with 3rd party products and these products are vendor agnostic, meaning that there is no limit to who you can work with for interfacing with third-party products.

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An Introduction to Koha

Sep 26, 2023, 02:00 PM Eastern Time

  • In this 45-minute webinar, we will demonstrate the functionality of Koha from both the patron and staff perspectives. We will cover how staff can intuitively navigate through the models on the staff client and how your patrons can get the most out of the Koha OPAC!

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Why Open Source

Oct 18, 2023 01:00 PM Eastern Time

  • In this 30-minute webinar, we will talk about the advantages of using an open-source product for your library. At ByWater Solutions, we deeply value collaboration and the spirit of the people behind open source. When so much of the world is defined by borders, paywalls, and keeping people out, we value that open source is universally available. We will continually work for what we believe is right when it comes to access to software and information. We believe in working together to build free, high-quality products that are accessible to all.

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Koha for Academic Libraries

Nov 9, 2023 03:00 PM Eastern Time

  • All libraries are different, join us for this 30 min webinar where we specifically talk about how Koha works with Academic Libraries.

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Electronic Resource Management in Koha.
Dec 12, 2023, 01:00 PM Eastern Time

  • In this 30 min webinar, we will show the new Electronic Resource Module in Koha. This new module adds functionality for staff to track the selection, acquisition, licensing, and access, of a library’s electronic information resources. Staff can connect the vendor management in Acquisitions to tie in agreements and licenses for electronic titles and packages.

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Jessica Zairo
Director of Library Sales & Outreach
ByWater Solutions

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