[Koha] Koha vs Follet comparison
magnus at enger.priv.no
Fri Oct 30 20:14:19 NZDT 2009
2009/10/29 ErikTPeterson <erik.peterson at gmail.com>:
> Our school is planning on moving from a homegrown to a hosted ILS.
> Two options that are being considered are Koha and Follet Destiny® Resource
> Management Solution.
> Anyone have good comparison or personal comments to make?
> I did try out a version of Koha myself about 2 years back, but I did find it
> hard to add books without having to type in all the information ourselves
> (vs just pulling the info from Amazon or some similar central source)
I don't know Follet, but I do know that "copy cataloguing" with Koha
is fairly easy, have a look at the section called "Using Z39.50 for
Copy Cataloging" at the bottom of this page:
As long as you have access to Z39.50 servers with records that match
what you want to catalogue, it couldn't be much easier! ;-)
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