New feature available: SMS alerts

Alliant Library is pleased to announce that patrons now have the option to sign up for SMS message alerts. Doing this means that as soon as an item you have requested is checked in at your home library, you will receive a text message notifying you to go get it.

Because receiving text messages can cost money, depending on what kind of mobile plan you have, this library service is not enabled by default. If you would like to enable it on your account, you must opt in to the service by following the steps outlined in this brief screencast:

[Note: the video mentions logging in with your Alliant “student ID.” Faculty and staff would use their employee ID instead.]

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