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About the Mobile Libraries

OSU Mobile Libraries

MobileLib is the Libraries' website designed for a wide variety of mobile devices. The site includes basic information such as hours, location, contacts, call numbers, floor maps and an FAQ. The site also includes text-messaging services that send the Libraries' address, contact information or location-based directions right to your phone.

Mobile Lib on the iPhoneMobile Lib on a Samsung

Access

How do I access the mobile site?
You will be automatically directed to the mobile site if you visit the OSU Libraries home page (http://library.oregonstate.edu or http://osulibrary.oregonstate.edu) while on a mobile phone.

Alternatively, you can access the mobile site directly at http://m.library.oregonstate.edu. See the sidebar to have this address sent to your mobile device via text message.


What if I'd prefer to use the desktop site on my mobile device?
You may choose to opt out of the mobile site. For instructions on how to do this navigate to the about page on the mobile site using the device you would like to opt out with. (Note: The device must support cookies.)

Issues and Solutions

I'm not on a mobile device but I was forwarded to the mobile site.
Go to http://m.library.oregonstate.edu/about.html and click on Desktop Site. (Note: The device must support cookies.)
kim.griggs@oregonstate.edu?subject=MobileLib (Contact Us). Include the type of device you are using (e.g. HP Notebook) and your browser (e.g. Firefox 3).


I'm on a mobile device but I was not redirected to the mobile site.
Go to http://m.library.oregonstate.edu and bookmark the site
kim.griggs@oregonstate.edu?subject=MobileLib (Contact Us). Include the type of device you are using (e.g. iPhone) and your browser (e.g. Safari).


The mobile site does not look good or does not work on my mobile device.
kim.griggs@oregonstate.edu?subject=MobileLib (Contact us). Include the type of device you are using (e.g. Nokia 350), your browser (e.g. Safari), and a description of the issue (e.g. "shows a blank page").


I want to provide feedback and/or offer suggestions.
kim.griggs@oregonstate.edu?subject=MobileLib (Contact us and let us know what you think).