Koha - Integrated Library System


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We provide installation, data migration, customization, training and support services for Koha – an Open Source Integrated Library System.

Via Vitae Solutions customize Koha for the benefit of all libraries – whether it is big or small, public library or educational institutions. While customization we keep in our mind the client’s library situation and needs.  

Following are basic features available in Koha -

Basic Modules and Features
  • Acquisition
  • Cataloguing
  • Circulation
  • Serials
  • Online Public Access (OPAC)
  • Bar Code Generation
  • Spine Label Generation
  • Card Printing (AACR2)
  • Fees / Fine Collection
  • MARC21 & Unicode Compliant
  • Z39.50 Search
  • Accession Register
  • Various custom reports
Training
  • Provision for Two days to Five days (as per requirements) training programme to the Library Staff after completion of all customization and final installation.
Support
  • During the Maintenance Period Via Vitae Solutions provide service (Onsite and Offsite both as per requirement) to fix the malfunctions of existing functionalities or develop new custom features
Other Services

Data migration / conversion from CDS / ISIS or any other ISO 2709 compatible software

Retro-Conversion for any types of Library. Features of this service are as follows -

  • Bibliographic Data Entry and Retro-Conversion on Rack-to-Rack basis or from Manual Accession Register
  • Call Number Generation using DDC
  • Bar Code Generation
  • Spine and Bar Code Label Printing and Sticking
  • AACR2 Card Printing

Details of other Koha customization, installation, maintenance and retro-conversion projects carried out by us-

Directorate of Library Services, Govt. of West Bengal
Koha Customization and maintenance for 200 nos. of Rural Libraries under Directorate of Library Services, Govt. of West Bengal (Ongoing).
Directorate of Library Services, Govt. of West Bengal
Koha Customization and maintenance for 170 nos. of Town Libraries under Directorate of Library Services, Govt. of West Bengal (Ongoing).
Directorate of Library Services, Govt. of West Bengal
Koha Customization and maintenance for 400 nos. of Rural & Town Libraries under Directorate of Library Services, Govt. of West Bengal (Ongoing).
Ramakhrishna Mission Residential College, Narendrapur
Koha Customization and maintenance for Ramakhrishna Mission Residential College, Narendrapur
College of Medicine & Sagore Dutta Hospital
Koha Customization, biblio-graphic data entry (retro-conversion) and maintenance for College of Medicine & Sagore Dutta Hospital (Ongoing).
Diamond Harbour Women's University
Koha Customization and maintenance for Diamond Harbour Women's University.
Malda College
Koha Customization, biblio-graphic data entry (retro-conversion) and maintenance for Malda College, Malda.
Rishi Bankim Chandra College
Koha Customization for Rishi Bankim Chandra College, Naihati.
Ideal Institute of Engineering
Koha Customization and maintenance for Ideal Institute of Engineering, Kalyani.
Homoeopathic Medical College and Hospital
Koha Customization, biblio-graphic data entry (retro-conversion) and maintenance for Metropolitan Homoeopathic Medical College and Hospital, Sodepur.
Surendra Lal Dutta Teachers’ Training College (B.Ed)
Koha Customization and maintenance for Surendra Lal Dutta Teachers’ Training College (B.Ed), Bally.
Subhas Chandra Bose Centenary College, Murshidabad
Koha Customization and maintenance for Subhas Chandra Bose Centenary College, Murshidabad
Elite Polytechnic Institute, Hooghly
Koha Customization and maintenance for Elite Polytechnic Institute, Hooghly
Sammilani Mahavidyalaya, Baghajatin, Kolkata
Koha Customization and maintenance for Sammilani Mahavidyalaya, Baghajatin
Dewan Abdul Gani College, Dakshin Dinajpur
Koha Customization and maintenance for Dewan Abdul Gani College, Dakshin Dinajpur