Data Migration from Legacy Systems to Koha
Koha library management software opened up a new ray of hope for libraries not yet automated in India. Many libraries would like to free from proprietary software and switch over to Koha. Data migration from legacy software is not an easy task due to vendor lock-in and data in a non-standard format. Good homework and teamwork are required for the successful migration from proprietary software to Koha. The article gives an overview of various processes in data migration from legacy library automation software to Koha.