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Subscribing to RSS feeds using Microsoft Outlook

A list of RSS feeds showing Recent Acquisitions is available from the OPAC Home Page:

OPAC RSS Feeds

https://koha.base-library.nhs.uk/cgi-bin/koha/opac-main.pl

These feeds are best consumed in an RSS Reader, i.e:

Using an RSS Reader

Screenshot of RSS Feed in netvibes

You may find these feeds limited using Microsoft Outlook’s RSS Reader:

MS Outlook

Use the following steps to customise the content of the feed for a better experience using Outlook.

  1. Go to OPAC Advanced Search, select your search criteria, select ‘Sort by: Acquisition date: Newest to oldest’, then press SearchSort by
  2. Select the RSS icon on the Search Results pageSearch Return Result
  3. Copy the URL and add this URL as a new feed to Microsoft OutlookAdd new RSS feed
  4. The recently acquired titles now display in the subject line:

Outlook Customised Feed

 

 

 

 

 

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