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The Devon Libraries Mobile App is Out Now!

Posted on 10 Aug 2021

Devon Libraries AppWe are very pleased to announce the release of the official Devon Libraries Mobile App. This is now available to download from both the Apple App Store and the Google Play Store – simply search for “Devon Libraries”. 

The app has been designed to give customers a seamless experience in our libraries, providing easy access to information and services on your smartphone or tablet device. 

The app is free to download and use, and comes with the following benefits: 

  • Easily browse and search our library catalogue of books, eBooks, eAudiobooks, eMagazines and digital newspapers
  • Check out books from the library using the “Self-Service” function
  • Check availability of a book and make a reservation
  • Enable geolocation services on your device to identify your local library
  • Book a computer session
  • Browse library events 

And more! 

The app can be used by members of Devon Libraries. Please note that members must be “signed in” to their account on the app in order to use its full range of functions. 

Alex Williams, Graduate IT Support Analyst at Libraries Unlimited, said “We began working on the Devon Libraries App over 6 months in conjunction with our Library Management System provider, Axiell. The App was designed by an American developer, Solus, who specialise in making Apps for Libraries. We soft launched the App to begin with in order to obtain feedback and make any necessary alterations. Initial feedback has been very positive and we are pleased to be officially launching the App across Devon. Devon County Council has supported the new App roll out and are pleased to see this digital development. Customers can download for free from Apple and Google stores.”   

For technical support when using the app please contact Solus (the app developer) by following this link.

Libraries Unlimited believes…

…in the unlimited potential of library services to make a positive difference to people’s lives and communities through a shared love of reading and access to high quality information and facilities.