Koha is an open source Integrated Library System (ILS). It is used world-wide by school, institute, universtities libraries. The name comes from a Māori term for a gift or donation.
Koha is the first free and open source library automation software. It is designed to manage physical collections of items (books, CD's, videos, reference etc). In this software, user interface is very configurable and adaptable and has been translated into many languages. It provides Cataloguing, Searching, Member/Patron management, an acquisition system and Circulation (issues, return and reserves).
Know more about KOHA system from the KOHA Community official website at: https://koha-community.org
You may checkout a demo of KOHA system online using the official demo link here.
Why should a library shift to KOHA LMS ?
Traditionally library management softwares have been known to have proprietary systems and software specifications. They make the library dependent on a particular vendor only and has to act as per the whims and fancies of that vendor only. Well that changes with KOHA. So, how does KOHA help libraries.
LIBCON provides comprehensive automation systems for libraries. Some of the allied services are listed here.
DSPACE is ideal for digital repository. We also provide data digitalisation services of scanning and data entry.
CELECT provides KOHA on cloud so that the library doesn't need to invest into costly server system. We take care of the entire infrastructure.
KOHA mobile app gives the users the flexibility to access the library using their smart phones.
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