This is a re-formatted version of our presentation that can be viewed on Slideshare, providing you with some basic information as to why more librarians choose Mosio to equip their libraries to communicate with patrons on the go.
The full presentation is embedded below.
Reasons to Use Mosioâ€™s Text a Librarian
Mobile Carrier Approved Text Messaging Reference Software
Currently used in over 800 U.S. Public, Academic and Health Science Libraries
Connect With More Patrons On-the-Go
Mosio’s reliable and carrier-certified text messaging solutions for libraries.
Patrons Text Questions. Librarians Type Answers.
Receive and respond to patron text messages on a secure website, backed by a dedicated support team.
Affordable, Efficient, Reliable & Secure.
Pricing plans to fit all libraries with dozens of features to automate, collaborate, archive & report.
Easy to Implement. Easy to Use.
No hardware to buy. Nothing to install. No mobile phone needed.
Buzz and Testimonials
â€œText a Librarian is a great way to expand library services and provide mobile patrons answers to simple questions.â€
â€” Tracey Ray, Free Library of Philadelphia
â€œAnswering questions was easy. I just sat down at the computer and when I saw a question come in, I clicked on the big red ‘Answer’ button and started typing.â€
â€” ALA Ambassador at ALA Annual
â€œMosio’s Text a Librarian is a great solution for us!â€
â€” Emilie Smart, East Baton Rouge Parish Libraries
â€œTexting a librarian is no longer a myth thanks to TextaLibrarian.com, which is easy to implement and actually keeps patron phone numbers private.â€
â€” Mirela Roncevic, Library Journal
Advantages & Benefits of Using Mosio
- Easy to implement, simple to use and IT-friendly.
- Free Inbound Text Messages.
- Free Custom Auto Responders.
- Patron privacy is safe. Your data is secure.
- Run reports, gather stats and analyze usage.
- Efficient for one librarian working alone or many working together.
- Text a Librarian is not a hack. Hacks = Problems.
- Competitively-priced. Feature-rich. Always improving.
- We are technology compatible, perfect for Library 2.0.
We Offer Tools to Get You Started
We have training manuals, but you probably wonâ€™t need them.
Librarians are usually responding to questions within the first 5 minutes of logging in.
Our patron marketing materials make it easy to promote your service and have a successful launch.
Plus, our new Text For Instructions feature makes it easier than ever to explain how patrons can text you.
Text for Instructions encourages patrons to interact with Text a Librarian the moment they find out about it, maximizing your success in promoting the service.
For more information about how Mosio can connect your library with more patrons on the go, take a tour on our website, sign up for a free webinar, view a Text a Librarian webinar video, see our pricing and plans or contact us to discuss your needs.
Thanks and we look forward to speaking with you.