This option allows you to create, delete and amend loan periods, for use with the Loans module. Loan periods are used when defining a default loan period for a library, and can be assigned to copies to override the library default, so that when a loan is made, the due date can be calculated automatically.
This page describes:
To access Loan Period Maintenance, select System Management > Loan Period Maintenance.
The Loan Period Maintenance page appears:
To add a new loan period:
Click Create in the Actions menu.
Note that you cannot define more than one loan period for a given number of days
You will be returned to the Loan Period Maintenance page, with the new loan period added to the list, in alphanumerical order.
If you try to create or save a loan period definition for a number of days which already exists, you will see the following alert message:
To edit a loan period:
You will be returned to the â€œLoan Period Maintenanceâ€? page, showing the amended details.
To delete a loan period: