BookMyne is a free app that works with the iPhone, iPod touch and iPad (Android app coming out later this year). It enables you to search the Bismarck Public Library catalog. You can even log into your account using your library card number and 4-digit PIN to renew items, place holds on items and see what you have checked out. Visit the iTunes store
to download BookMyne and take advantage of this great app.
After you download and install the app on your Apple mobile device, open BookMyne and follow the automatic prompts to select Bismarck Public Library. It will bring up a screen that allows you to search the catalog or log into your account. At the bottom of the screen to the left you will see a search icon, where you can enter search terms; BookMyne will search the collection and return a list of results at which point you can choose the records you are interested in to view details.
Barcode scanning capability
so you can scan the barcode of a book at a bookstore or friend’s home and retrieve availability information on the book at Bismarck Public Library.
Social recommendation engine powered via Goodreads
enabling you to search library availability for friend-recommended reads.
New York Times best seller list cross-referencing
so you can immediately cross-check the best seller list with library holdings and place holds remotely.
Enhanced account interaction
including the ability for you to view fines and fees on you Apple mobile device.