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Text Notices

Text SIGNUP to 630-868-9361 or use this form

Follow the prompts to text your library card number and PIN. Providing your email address is optional.

You will receive text messages when

  • holds are ready for pickup
  • items are almost due
  • items are overdue

Texts are available in English and Spanish.  The library does not charge a fee for this service, but your cell phone plan’s regular text messaging rates apply.

 

Opt in/out at any time using the following commands:

  • ADDCARD - Add an additional card to your text alert account
  • DROPCARD - Remove a card that was added using ADDCARD
  • HELP - Request help
  • HL - Get a list of holds that are ready for pick up
  • HOLDS - Opt in/out of hold notifications
  • MYBOOKS - List of items checked out, on hold, ready for pickup and fines
  • MYCARDS - List of cards registered to text alert account
  • NEWPASS - Update PIN linked to library card number
  • NOTICES - Current status of all opt in/out services
  • OL - Get a list of overdue items
  • OVERDUE - Opt in/out of overdue notifications
  • QUIT - Stop receiving messages (will be followed by several prompts)
  • RENEW - Opt in/out of renew notifications
  • RESEND - Resend the last message
  • SWITCHPHONE - Update phone number or carrier