Implementation of an open source library management system: Experiences with Koha 3.0 at the Royal London Homoeopathic Hospital

@article{Bissels2008ImplementationOA,
  title={Implementation of an open source library management system: Experiences with Koha 3.0 at the Royal London Homoeopathic Hospital},
  author={Gerhard Bissels},
  journal={Program},
  year={2008},
  volume={42},
  pages={303-314}
}
Purpose – The purpose of this paper is to describe the selection process and criteria that led to the implementation of the Koha 3.0 library management system (LMS) at the Complementary and Alternative Medicine Library and Information Service (CAMLIS), Royal London Homoeopathic Hospital. Design/methodology/approach – The paper is a report based on internal documentation. Findings – Koha 3.0 was selected because the GNU licence (open source) was considered more future-proof than proprietary… CONTINUE READING