Thanks, Jason. I'm little hesitant to go with such as a large system for a
relatively small requirement. It seems like going with a custom solution is
the only option.
On Tue, Dec 4, 2018 at 2:20 PM Jason Sherman <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
> It might be overkill for your needs, but Koha supports this workflow, as
> long as you have patron registration enabled for the opac.
> On Tue, Dec 4, 2018, 3:08 PM Dhanushka Samarakoon <[log in to unmask]
> > Hi, All-
> > We are looking for a system that tracks (check-in/check-out) users, who
> > certain resources (Special Collection Reading room, VR studio, etc...)
> > basic requirements are
> > - When a new patron comes in the staff would direct them to the sign-in
> > terminal, where they would fill a form with the required info and agree
> > the terms.
> > - The staff would check the ID and check them in.
> > - When the patron is leaving they would come to the desk and the staff
> > member would check them out.
> > - For returning patrons, they don't have to fill the form since the info
> > already in the system. Staff would simply check the ID and check them in
> > - Staff would be able to get reports on who was using the facility
> during a
> > specific time period.
> > This should be a simple system to implement with something like Drupal or
> > develop in-house. But before that, I wanted to check what others are
> > Any open source products?
> > I found many paid solutions, but nothing free.
> > Thanks,
> > Dhanushka.