The training will be mostly practical oriented. This will help participants in developing confidence to implement Koha at their respective organizations/ institutes. Broad Course Content:

 Introduction to Open Source Software

 Koha: Overview, Features & Technology

 Installation of Linux

 Installation of Koha on Linux

 Tools & Administration

 Patron Management

 Acquisition Module; Catalogue Module; Circulation Module; Serial Module

 Customization

 Reports

 Backup & Restore.

Interested Library & Information Science Professionals, Academicians, R&D personnel, students may send their application to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

The course fee for Indian participants, Rs. 5,000 (without accommodation) and Rs. 7,500 (with accommodation) is to be paid through NEFT/ECS/IMPS only to NISCAIR bank account. The details of CSIR-NISCAIR bank account is as under: A/ 90292160000079, A/c name: NISCAIR, New Delhi, Bank: SYNDICATE BANK, Branch: Pusa Campus, IARI, New Delhi- 110012, IFSC:SYNB0009029 Participation

The course fee includes lunch & two times session tea.

Participation Certificate will be awarded after successful completion of training.

For more details Contact: Mr. Mukesh Pund , Sr. Principal Scientist (9868628874) Mr. Salim Ansari , Sr. Technical Officer (7838149298) Venue CSIR-NISCAIR, Vigyan Suchna Bhawan, 14 Satsang Vihar Marg, New Delhi-110067


Last Date of application : 10 June 2019

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