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St. Louis County Library Goes Mobile(January 25, 2012)
St. Louis, MO (PRWEB) January 25, 2012
St. Louis County Library unveiled a new mobile app this week. SLCL Mobile works on all smartphones, including Android, iPhone and Blackberry. The app is free and currently available in the iTunes store and Android Market. A direct link to the app can be found here.
SLCL Mobile boasts several features and provides real time information for customers. Users will be able to log in to their library accounts, renew items, search the catalog and place requests. Using the smartphones GPS, SLCL Mobile allows users to locate the branch closest to them and get directions or view maps.
Additional features include:
Event feedsview and register for events based on age group, date or type
eMedia downloads directly to your smartphone
Booklookscan a book barcode and see if its in the librarys catalog
Databasesaccess select databases including Novelist, World Book and WorldCat
SLCL Mobile will also offer a new text messaging service. Customers will be able to text questions to reference librarians. The service can be reached by texting to 314-649-SLCL (7525) and is available Monday-Thursday 9:00 a.m. - 8:30 p.m. and Friday 9:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Standard text message rates may apply.
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