MAY I INTEGRATE ALL THE LIBRARY MANAGEMENT ACTIVITIES INTO YOUR SOFTWARE?
Yes, because COBA Library provides an integrated solution for managing catalogs, loans and periodicals. The software includes, among other things, a return schedule and a table of periodicals allowing the user to plan the frequency of returns.
DOES THE SOFTWARE MANAGES ALL SUBSCRIBERS DATA?
Yes, it can. Users can create flexible fields, display the picture of the subscriber, import subscribers information from other software; in addition it can develop and implement the various borrowing policies..
ARE INPUT SCREENS CONFIGURABLE?
Thanks to our visual screen editor, everyone can draw their input and consultation screens at will in order to adapt them to the working methods adopted by the institution.
HOW MAY I MANAGE THE CATALOG AND THE TABLES OF AUTHORITY IN YOUR SOFTWARE?
COBA Library allows users to decide what fields are available for input, which results in an adapted detailed catalog. One can also determine which fields of the catalog will be associated with a table of authority and define ” See”, “See also” and the rejected terms.
AS FOR THE SEARCH ENGINE, ARE THEIR TOOLS AT MY DISPOSAL ?
The software offers different levels of research, simple or advanced, internally or through Internet (Z39.50 client); it can create search profiles and save records found on a MARC format file.
IF I ORDER NEW BOOKS, CAN I FOLLOW MY ORDER ?
Through our COBA Finance software, we integrated a budgetary control module. It allows tracking, budget control and automatic creation of record and copies upon reception of the order. All these aspects are essential functions that may be assigned to the software.
IF WE CHOOSE COBA LIBRARY, WILL IT IMPORT BOOK RECORDS ?
Certainly, the software was designed with the needs of library managers. It allows the import book records in MARC and SDM format. In addition, you can save the book records found on file in MARC format without problems.