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208 Locust Street ~ Delavan, Illinois 61734 ~ 309-244-8236

Text Messaging Service

Manage your library account via text messages. (Service provided by Shoutbomb)*

You only need 3 things:
-A mobile phone and wireless service that can send text messages to an e-mail address.
-Your library card barcode (10-digit patron ID number starting with D).
-Your PIN. If you are unsure of your PIN, please contact Ayer and any of the staff can help you.

To get started:
Send a message to: 309-326-7110

Include the following as the body of the text message: SIGNUP+YourCard#+YourPin/Password
Do not use spaces & ensure you include the + signs. For example, if your Library Card # is "D123456789" and your pin/password is "DaBears" you would text this string: SIGNUP+D123456789+DaBears

Notifications you may receive include:
-Holds now available
-Overdue notifications
-Items due soon notifications
-Fees added to your account

You may also Renew eligible items via text!

*Please note that while the library does not charge a fee for this service, standard text messaging rates from your mobile phone service plan may apply.

Click here for complete instructions on our text message service or stop in and pick up a handy pamphlet with these instructions.