National Online Workshop on Koha Library Management System

Kerala Library Association is organising seven days “National Online Workshop on Koha Library Management System” as a part of the Professional Development Programme on 12-18 June 2021 for Library Science Students and Professionals. Considering the current COVID pandemic, KLA proposes to conduct this training programme online instead of traditional classroom-based training.

Objectives
This Online Certification Programme provides the participants with hands-on training on Koha. Under the guidance of experienced resource persons, the participant shall get live online support to complete the training.

Programme highlights
Online learning
Live virtual classroom
Printed course content (Only for Indian citizens)
Printed training certificate (Only for Indian citizens)

Topics covered
Prerequisites of Koha implementation, All Koha modules, Koha maintenance etc.

Timing
Date: 12-18 June 2021
Time: 7-9 PM (Indian Standard Time)

Resource person
Dr Vimal Kumar V.
Reference Assistant
Mahatma Gandhi University
Kottayam, Kerala.

Registration Fee
KLA members/Library Science students Rs. 800/- (Not applicable for part-time PhD scholars)
Non-KLA members- 900/-
Foreign citizens: $20

Number of seats: 50
The registration is open now and will be closed by the 6th of June 2021.

Interested persons shall register using the link provided below (Need to sign in to Google to fill the form).
https://forms.gle/xnmMbFKdpKMAUUX67

For online payment, the bank accounts details of KLA is as follows:

Account Name: Kerala Library Association
Account No: 67061603692
Bank Branch: State Bank of India, Kerala University Campus Branch, Palayam, Thiruvananthapuram.
IFS Code: SBIN0070292

Upload the fee receipt from the bank/UPI/Internet banking to the online registration form.

For details please contact,
Dr P.K. Suresh Kumar
Secretary
Kerala Library Association, Mobile: 9495718460 , Email: kla.org@gmail.com

One day Koha training program for LIS students

Kerala Library Association, Kottayam Region and BCM College, Kottayam jointly organised one-day training program on Koha Open Source library management system on 24 May 2017. MLISc students from St. Berchmans College, Changanacherry participated in the training program. The main aim of the program was to give Koha training and enhance confidence level of LIS students before entering into a workplace.

Koha workshop-Sr. Gracena

Welcome speech by Sr. Gracena, Librarian, BCM College, Kottayam

Koha workshop-inauguration

Koha training inaugurated by Prof. Sheela K. Cherian, Principal, BCM College, Kottayam.

Koha workshop

Participants of Koha training.

Koha workshop Tinju

Vote of thanks by Rev. Fr. Tinju Tom.