Using Monroe Township Library's Mobile Catalog
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  • Monroe Township Library’s mobile catalog works on the following devices: • iPhone and iPads • Blackberry Smartphones • Android phones and tablets • Any Smartphone with a web browser
  • How do I access it? Any user on a smart phone or tablet who goes to the library’s website ( will be automatically directed to the library’s mobile site (you have the option to visit our full site if you’d like).
  • When you go to the library website on your mobile device, you will see this message:
  • This is what the mobile catalog looks like:
  • This acts as a “home button” that returns users to this page.
  • Searching our mobile catalog
  • The search box is featured in the upper center of the screen. It defaults to a keyword search in our library.
  • Click the down arrow next to the search box to expand your search options.
  • You can search by: - word or phrase - author - title - subject - series - periodical title You can also search all or specific LOGIN libraries.
  • This is what your search will look like:
  • Each book record shows whether or not the book is available, some user reviews a summary of the book and other information from LibraryThing. Highlighted in yellow is the availability of the book.
  • Placing Holds in our mobile catalog
  • You can place holds on items in our library or other LOGIN libraries.
  • Enter in your library card number (no spaces and the symbol at the end).
  • Viewing Hours and Location Information in our mobile catalog
  • Hours & Location Links to Google Maps so you can get turn by turn directions to the library using the GPS in your phone.
  • Viewing library event calendar in our mobile catalog
  • Events Page Automatically pulls event information from our Google calendar.
  • Viewing your library account in our mobile catalog
  • My Library Account You can see all books out on your account, pending holds and cancel holds.
  • Viewing library contact information in our mobile catalog
  • Contact Us Dials phone and creates new email addressed to library staff.
  • Error Messages • If the device has a weak Internet connection, you may get the message above. • Press OK and check your Internet connection. • Try again!
  • Questions? Contact us: 856-629-1212 ext 206