The world's first free and open source library system

Koha is the first free software library automation package. In use worldwide, its development is steered by a growing community of users collaborating to achieve their technology goals. Koha’s feature set continues to evolve and expand to meet the needs of its user base.

About KOHA

  • A full feature ILS
  • Library standards compliant
  • 100% web-based
  • Koha is distributed under the GNU GPL v3
  • It is support by a solid community

Full-featured ILS.
In use worldwide in libraries of all sizes, Koha is a true enterprise-class ILS with comprehensive functionality including basic and advanced options. Koha includes modules for acquisitions, circulation, cataloging, serials management, authorities, flexible reporting, label printing, multi-format notices, offline circulation for when Internet access is not available, and much more. Koha will work for consortia of all sizes, multi-branch, and single-branch libraries.

Multilingual and translatable
Koha has a large number of available languages, with more languages every year .

Library Standards Compliant
Koha is built using library standards and protocols such as MARC 21, UNIMARC, z39.50, SRU/SW, SIP2, SIP/NCIP, ensuring interoperability between Koha and other systems and technologies, while supporting existing workflows and tools.

KOHA Modules

  • Cataloguing
  • Authorities
  • Circulation & Offline circulation
  • Borrowers management
  • Acquisitions
  • Serials management
  • Opac
  • Koha Administration


  • Inventory
  • Course Reserves
  • Reporting Module
  • Label printing & multi-format notices
  • Library News Publisher

Powerful searching ,and an enhanced catalogue display that can use content from Amazon, Google, LibraryThing, Open Library, and Syndetics, among others.

Web-based Interfaces
Koha’s OPAC, circ, management and self-checkout interfaces are all based on standards-compliant World Wide Web technologies–XHTML, CSS and Javascript–making Koha a truly platform-independent solution.

Library Standards

  • MARC 21
  • RDA
  • Z39.50
  • RFID
  • Dubli Core | MARCXML | MODS
  • LDAP Protocol

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