[Koha] Different circulation rules for the same item type

LAURENT Henri-Damien henridamien.laurent at biblibre.com
Sat Jul 31 03:25:51 NZST 2010

Le 30/07/2010 16:31, Miguel Ferreira a écrit :
> Dear all,
> We are testing Koha 3.0.6 and a question regarding a specific circulation rule has come up.
> How may one set up a circulation rule that states that a specific holding of a given item type (e.g. book) may be checked out for a period of 5 days, and another holding of the same type may be checked out for 10 days.
> To solved this, should we create 2 distinct item types, e.g. book5days and book10days?
> Is there a better way to do this?
Hi Miguel,
In fact you have two different things :
ccodes and itemtypes in Koha 3.0
So you can have 2 different itemtypes (5 days, 10 days, 130 days even)
for 1 collection code (Book for instance). and use AdvancedsearchTypes
to allow ppl to search on collection codes.

Hopes that helps.
> Regards,
> Miguel Ferreira
Henri-Damien LAURENT

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