[Koha] Problem with "hold-ability" of items on order, not yet received
susan.bennett at geaugalibrary.info
Wed Feb 8 05:02:29 NZDT 2012
We handled this by creating a "dummy" library called "ON ORDER" then for
any material on order we create at least one item record with the owning
library of ON ORDER and the correct itemtype & collection code. This way
the patron can see it is an order record and place holds if the item type
ILS System Administrator
Geauga County Public Library
440 286-6811 x 125
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On Tue, Feb 7, 2012 at 10:51 AM, McElroy, Maureen
<MMcElroy at washoecounty.us>wrote:
> Dear collective brain,
> We are new to Koha and are on version 3.6.
> In our first attempt at entering orders in the acquisitions module, it
> seems as though the titles we ordered, are viewable but not hold-able.
> Many of the items we order are very popular titles that are not due to
> release for months out (6 months to a year) but our patrons want to see
> we're getting them and want to be able to get onto a hold queue for
> How do we input orders in the acquisitions module that allow holds to be
> placed on them?
> Maureen McElroy
> Manager Technical Services Dept.
> Washoe County Library
> 301 S Center St.
> Reno, NV 89501
> 775 327-8330
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