Cell Phone Apps

Library Directory
South San Francisco Library and the Pacific Library Partnership are making a mobile phone application available which provides a searchable directory of libraries in Alameda, Contra Costa, San Francisco, San Mateo, Monterey, Santa Cruz, San Benito, and Santa Clara Counties. Search by name, city, county or distance with your GPS enabled phone. Visit http://plplibs.boopsie.com using your phone's internet browser to download the application.

Text Messaging Alerts
Stay up-to-date on all your Library account activity!
Sign up for this free service and receive updates on item holds ready to be checked out, overdue notices, and courtesy notices for items that will be due in two days. You can even renew items with a quick text.
Signing up is easy. Text the message SIGNUP to pls@shoutbomb.com

Mobile Commands

Text these commands to pls@shoutbomb.com for updates on your Library account, or to turn certain features on or off. You should receive a response within 60 seconds.

SIGNUP Registers for text messaging service
TEST Tests your connection.
HL Request a list of items currently on hold.
OL Request a list of current overdue items.
COURTESY Toggles 2-day due date warnings on or off. Default setting is on
OVERDUE Toggles overdue warnings on or off. Default setting is on
HOLDS Toggles hold notices on or off. Default setting is on
RESEND Sends last message.
QUIT Cancels text messaging service
Please note: Text message notifications are provided by shoutbomb, LLC. While this is a free service offered by the Library, you may incur per-message charges depending on your wireless plan. Please contact your wireless provider for more details.