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Mobile Library Services: Best Practices

This subject guide is intended to help you get started mobilizing you library instruction and library services

Moblie Libraries

Library Phone Apps

District of Columbia Public Library

  • source code open for others to modify

University of Houston

Send It To Mobile

At the University of Arizona if you happen to be using the full version of the UA Library Catalog, you can also text the title, call number and location of a book to your cell phone before send text messagegoing to look for it by clicking on the the "Send via Text Message" button!


Alexander Street Press has a similar option. Uses could stream music and videos to their mobile device! Just search them from your desktop or laptop computer and look for phone icons phone iconnext to titles of individual selections. Clicking on the icon will open a window with options for access. These links are good for 48 hours.


Library Instruction

Portland State University DIY Instruction