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With the library’s text messaging service, you can renew checked-out items, get holds notices and overdue alerts, and more, delivered right to your phone. 

To get started, just text SIGNUP+yourlibrarycardnumber+yourpassword to 503.213.4070. The + sign is important. Do not insert spaces.

After signing up, you will receive a message confirming your request. Another message will ask you to provide your email, which is optional. If you don’t want to provide your email, reply with NONE.

Text messages are available in English and Spanish.

Privacy information and  more about this service.