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Specify Due Date in Koha 3.4

When checking items out in Koha 3.4 you have the option to override the circulation rules by specifying a due date. This tutorial video will show you how to do this. As always, if you have an idea for a video, please just let me know and I’ll add it to my list of things to record.

Creating Patron Cards in Koha 3.4

In addition to allowing you to create labels, Koha can print out patron cards. This tutorial walks you through some of the basics of creating a patron membership card. As always, if you have an idea for a video, please just let me know and I’ll add it to my list of things to record.

Creating Routing Lists in Koha 3.4

Part of serials management sometimes includes routing serials to specific staff members before putting the item on the shelf for the public. This practice is common in special and academic libraries. The following video will walk you through creating and printing routing lists using the serials module in Koha. This video assumes that you have already set up at least one subscription in Koha, if you haven’t you might be  [ Read More ]

Editing Frameworks in Koha 3.4

Koha comes with many handy frameworks out of the box, but as we all know, all libraries are different. This tutorial will cover editing an existing framework to meet the needs of your library. As always, if you have an idea for a video, please just let me know and I’ll add it to my list of things to record.

Setting Circ & Fine Rules in Koha 3.4

One of the most critical administrative tasks in Koha is setting up your circulation and fine rules. This video, while a bit longer than most of my tutorials, covers this very necessary task of setting up Koha to circulate your items according to your specific rules. As always, if you have an idea for a video, please just let me know and I’ll add it to my list of things  [ Read More ]

Batch Delete Withdrawn Items in Koha 3.4

One of the most common uses for the batch delete tool in Koha is to batch delete items you have previously marked as ‘withdrawn’ from the collection. This tutorial will walk you through deleting a batch of items that have been marked as withdrawn. The report mentioned in this video can be found on the Koha wiki here. As always, if you have an idea for a video, please just  [ Read More ]

Tracking in house use in Koha 3.4

Last week I showed you how to create a patron type for your statistical patrons. This week I’ll show you how to use that patron type to create a patron for tracking in house use. As always, if you have an idea for a video, please just let me know and I’ll add it to my list of things to record.

Creating a Statistical Patron in Koha 3.4

Koha has the ability to track the use of items in the library by logging those items as ‘checked out’ to a statistical (or fake) patron. This video will walk you through setting up a category for this patron type and next week we’ll cover tracking in house use of items with this patron category. As always, if you have an idea for a video, please just let me know  [ Read More ]

Web-Based Self Checkout in Koha 3.4

One of the neat features of Koha is that it comes with its own built in web-based self checkout module. This tutorial will walk you through turning this feature on and using it once it’s all set up. As always, if you have an idea for a video, please just let me know and I’ll add it to my list of things to record.

Reporting Tips for Koha 3.4

I have already given you all a tutorial on how to use the reporting module in Koha, but there is so much to learn that I decided to do a video with three must have tips for using the Koha reporting module effectively! As always, if you have an idea for a video, please just let me know and I’ll add it to my list of things to record.

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