[Koha] Export MARC from Koha
rachel at katipo.co.nz
Thu Apr 22 17:13:10 NZST 2004
> There are ILS that do export borrower data, although I kinda doubt that their
> users intend for them to do so.
Ahh that does sound bad - I had assumed it was to take data from one ILS to
another, not accidentally getting them with a "cross catalogue" function or
what have you.
> Now, I don't know how the privacy laws are shaping up in New Zealand, but I know
> there would be legal issues in Canada, especially if an academic or public
> library accidentally shared data in the way that Doc's or the U of California's
> systems (accidentally) did. In fact, the issue would be one of actionable breach
> of various privacy acts, something most library administrators would wisely want
> to avoid.
Yup same here
> It might be useful, though, if that data could be transferred over for migration
> purposes but remained visible ONLY for inside use.
Yes definitly - I wasn't thinking it would go *in* the MARC stuff, that just
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