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Koha Annotated Training Links

Training page http://koha-community.org/category/koha-training/ [just a website with a few basic postings in blog format]

  • News about how long other libraries took to train
  • Workshop schedules

NExpress Regional Library Catalog http://www.nexpresslibrary.org/training/

  • Training videos [just posts about the tutorials, not the tutorials themselves]
  • Patron training
    • Catalog overview and video tutorial
    • Introduction to patron catalog
    • About your account
    • Account overview
    • Register for OneClick digital
    • E-book library
    • Training videos: placing a hold, changing my password, my reading history, making purchase suggestions, renewing your materials, tagging materials in catalog
    • Older resources: catalog overview, account overview, tagging overview, patron catalog, cart feature
    • OPAC from Koha community documentation
    • General library training materials
  • Circulation
    • Introduction to staff client
    • Check in and confirm
    • Checking out
    • Placing holds
    • Issuing library cards
    • Advanced search
    • Pulling holds pick list
    • Managing holds
    • Transfers to receive report
    • Managing holds shelf
    • Tags and tag clouds
    • Patron accounts and fines
    • FAQs
    • Canceled holds
  • Cataloging
    • Beginning cataloging webinar
    • Cataloging and classifying items
    • Adding item to existing bibliographic record
    • Cataloging check list
    • Finding and importing records from Hybrid
    • Staging MARC records for import
    • Creating fast add and brief records for ILL
    • MARC cheat sheet
    • Managing purchase suggestions
    • New label maker instructions
    • Agent ILL
  • Reports
    • Commonly run reports
    • Reports Fest presentation
    • Koha documentation
    • Database schema
    • Developers wiki – SQL library
  • Go live!
    • Website changes
    • Offline circulation
    • Configure receipt printers
    • Install Firefox and configure forms
    • IRC and Koha
    • Koha developers wiki
    • Koha users and developers group
    • Promotional materials: placing holds bookmark, informational bookmark, website post, press releases, purchase suggestions, library card application forms, orientation package, training materials post
    • User group LibGuide
  • Training posts from various times

ByWater http://bywatersolutions.com/section/tutorial-videos/

  • Demo/training videos [each of these is posted like a blog posting, all individual videos]
    • Managing tags
    • Fixed field defaults
    • Acquisitions
    • Editing items
    • Cataloging
    • RSS Feed
    • Cataloging with authorities
    • Source of acquisition for items
    • Easier to find videos
    • Moving items

B. W. Johnson’s “Newbie Guide” http://www.pakban.net/koha/tut/newbie.html [this is one article with each of the below topics having about a paragraph or two os explanations]

  • Audience
  • Cataloging
  • New branch
  • Accounts and budgets
  • Item types and circulation codes
  • MARC record entry