Entries by Andrew Auld

Koha tables – a basic guide

What’s on Lucy’s Mind this week is Koha Database tables. She has produced this handy guide for you so you can easily find how your data is structured. This is really useful when you are writing or looking at Koha reports. We regularly publish What’s on our Mind. Quite a few are help videos which […]

Royal Academy of Music chooses Koha

Royal Academy of Music chooses Koha open source library management system, hosted and supported by PTFS Europe London, 7 September 2020 The Royal Academy of Music has chosen Koha as its new library management system to replace the previous SirsiDynix Symphony solution. PTFS Europe is implementing the new system and will provide on-going hosting and […]

Koha Housebound module or Home Delivery service

In this video, Fiona tells us about the Housebound Module or Home Delivery Service in Koha which controls the circulation of material to those who can’t get into their local library. We regularly publish What’s on our Mind. Quite a few are help videos which you can access on our YouTube channel.

EDI ordering in Koha

What’s on our Mind this week is EDI ordering using EDIFACT in Koha. Jonathan has produced this EDI 101 guide which gives an overview of Setup, Workflow and Field mappping in the EDIFACT module. We regularly publish What’s on our Mind. Quite a few are help videos which you can access on our YouTube channel.

Integrating Koha with SMS service providers

An introduction to integrating Koha with SMS service providers including gov.uk. Jonathan, Fiona and Andrew discuss how to integrate SMS service providers into Koha and how PTFS Europe supports these integrations. What’s On Our Mind posts are fortnightly and videos are also available on our YouTube channel.

Adding music incipits to Koha from v19.11

Janet takes us through the new feature in v19.11 of Koha that enables you to display musical notation in the OPAC and also to play music snippets from within Koha. These music incipits use Plaine and Easie code. What’s On Our Mind posts are fortnightly and videos are also available on our YouTube channel.

Publishing news in Koha

Fiona talks about using the News tool and the OPACMySummaryNote system preference in Koha to publish information on the OPAC for your library users. This can be used to restrict news items to particular libraries/branches. What’s On Our Mind posts are fortnightly and videos are also available on our YouTube channel.