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Haere ki te wharepukapuka o Toi Ohomai

by Kathryn Tyree

The longer you stay at the Toi Ohomai library, the more you realise how special it is. You walk into the light, bright space and no one stares at you, it’s not too quiet, just welcoming with a gentle
busy hum. 

Now Toi Ohomai are celebrating their go live with Koha, completing their part in the systems merge for their institution. The Bay of Plenty and Waiariki polytechnics have merged and are gifted their new name
Toi Ohomai, meaning to achieve great heights; to be awakened by learning.

photograph of about 30 small home grown lemons in a wicker basket at the 'share homegrown or excess food' spot at Toi Ohomai Library

Koha tips and tricks 2

by Alex Buckley, Koha Junior Developer

Koha is a Library Management System (LMS) used worldwide by approximately 15,000 libraries. The Koha team at Catalyst are passionate about using Koha and helping libraries (big and small!) get the most out of their Koha LMS.

This is the second blog in the Koha tips and tricks series to help you make the most out of your Koha instance. Read the first post here: Koha tips and tricks 

 

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Koha tips and tricks

by Alex Buckley, Koha Junior Developer

Koha is a Library Management System used worldwide by approximately 15,000 libraries. The Koha team at Catalyst are passionate about using Koha and helping libraries (big and small!) get the most out of their Koha LMS.

On 22nd March Whanganui Libraries hosted the 2018 New Zealand Koha User Group day. This event took full advantage of the wealth of Koha knowledge brought together in one room, by running sessions ranging from Q & A to U.X./design enhancement and bug fixing to consortium history sessions. In the first instalment of our ‘Koha Tips & Tricks’ series, here are a few questions that came up and the learnings over the user group day.