[Koha] Migration / OPAC view problem

Wagner, Jane jwagner at ptfs.com
Thu Nov 12 05:30:17 NZDT 2009

When you migrated your data, did you put the call number and library in
the Koha item holdings field - the 952?  See 




For the subfield breakdowns.  Call numbers should go in the 952 $o, and
library information should go in the 952 $a (home) and $b (current


Jane Wagner

Library Systems Analyst


Content Management and Library Solutions

6400 Goldsboro Road, Suite 200

Bethesda, MD  20817

(301) 654-8088 x 151

jwagner at ptfs.com <mailto:jwagner at ptfs.com> 


From: koha-bounces at lists.katipo.co.nz
[mailto:koha-bounces at lists.katipo.co.nz] On Behalf Of Laurie Henry
Sent: Wednesday, November 11, 2009 11:21 AM
To: koha at lists.katipo.co.nz
Subject: [Koha] Migration / OPAC view problem




I've been successful in using MarcEdit to move data from LiBRARYSOFT to
Koha-except for one kind of large problem that I hope will be something
not too difficult to fix.


When I look for the records in the OPAC, neither the branch location (we
have five) nor the call number appears along the rest of the record.
I'm wondering if I'm using the wrong MARC fields to indicate these?  


For call numbers, I've used 050$a and 050$b; for location, I've used


I'd appreciate any guidance on this.  Thank you!


Laurie Henry, MFA, MSLS

Regional Librarian

Southwestern College




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