acquisitions tutorial


Acquisitions Systems Preferences for Receiving

In this Koha tutorial we will talk about two system preferences, AcqItemSetSubfieldsWhenReceived and AcqItemSetSubfieldsWhenReceiptIsCancelled. These preference can be set if you are using the Acquisitions Module in Koha. The system preference AcqItemSetSubfieldsWhenReceived works in conjunction with receiving items. When receiving items, this preference will update your NotforLoan subfields if they were created when […]


Creating Standing Orders in the Koha Acquisitions Module

In this Koha tutorial we will go over setting up Standing Order baskets in Koha’s Acquisitions module, receiving and invoicing. Setting up the Standing Order Basket When creating a basket, enter the basket name as usual. If you’re ordering standing items (items which arrive regularly) then you will want to […]


Purchase Suggestions in the OPAC

Koha offers a great feature for your library to allow patrons to make purchase suggestions via the OPAC.  There are a few tools that you can use in conjunction with this feature that will help your library.   Koha Purchase Suggestions To allow your patrons to make  Purchase Suggestions: Go […]


Cataloging, Acquisitions, and Serials in Koha 3.22 1

This recorded webinar will cover new features and enhancements in the 3.22 Koha upgrade for cataloging, acquisitions and serials. A new enhancement has been added to the cataloging module, the professional cataloger’s interface. Some highlights from the video include linking patrons to an order in the acquisitions module, allowing staff […]


Budget Rollover in Koha 3.18

This tutorial video will walk you through how to roll over your budgets in Koha 3.18. This feature will let you roll over monies and orders from one year to the next to make it easy to transition from one budget year to the next. To learn all about Koha […]


Receiving Orders in Koha 3.10 2

There have been some improvements to the order receipt process in Koha 3.10 so this tutorial video will walk you through those differences. To summarize, orders in Koha 3.10 are still received from the vendor information page or the vendor search results page After clicking ‘Receive shipment’ you will be […]


Acquisitions in Koha 3.8 8

This week’s tutorial is a bit longer than most, but pretty handy. This week we’ll cover a overview of acquisitions in Koha 3.8. I’ll go through several functions of Acquisitions with you all. If you have an idea for a tutorial video I should do or that you have done […]