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December 30, 2021, 09:01
Photo by M. Denisov. Mos.ru
Users of the Moscow Libraries online service registered in the Active Citizen project can receive bonus points.
“Users of the Moscow Libraries service now have the opportunity to convert their love of reading into real city services (paying for parking hours, visiting theaters and museums) or receive useful souvenirs. Another goal of our initiative is to increase the popularity of libraries as points of attraction, to form a reading community, ”the press service said.
You can exchange points earned for booking books on the mos.ru portal for any category of rewards in the Active Citizen project. For example, Muscovites have the opportunity to get tickets to museums, cinema, and attend various city events. The Rewards Shop contains certificates for purchases from partners, as well as useful souvenirs and electronic content. In addition, bonus points can be used to top up the Troika transport card or transfer them to charity.
For each book booked, 30 points will be awarded in the “Active Citizen” project. The promotion will be sent after the user picks up their order from the library. You can get it no more than five times a month.
How do I get bonus points for book bookings?
Users of the online service can receive bonus points “Libraries of Moscow”registered in the “Active Citizen” project.
In order to use the Moscow Libraries service, you need to issue a unified library card (ECHB). This can be done in the library or online at mos.ru… 30 bonus points are awarded for every book that a user of the service has booked online and then collected from the library. The system checks by the status of the order: if it is issued, the points are awarded immediately. It is important that bonus points are awarded for one order. A maximum of 150 points can be earned per calendar month.
To receive bonus points for incentives, you must log in to “Active citizen” using a mos.ru account. After authorization, the user will be credited with bonus points that can be spent at your discretion. They are combined with the rewards of other projects of the Moscow Government – “Active Citizen” and “City of Ideas”.
New features in the online booking service
On December 15, the mos.ru portal launched a service on obtaining a single library card online… Thanks to this, you can borrow books from any city libraries, as well as use all the features of the Moscow Libraries service. Previously, in order to receive the ECHB, one had to personally visit one of the libraries.
In addition, recently an interactive map of the city appeared in the service, with the help of which you can search for reading rooms and books. it became easier… All 440 Moscow libraries are marked on it. The map prompts you to specify the county, district, metro station, street, number or name of a cultural institution, and then will show all libraries that match the specified parameters. These reading rooms will be highlighted with blue icons.
The comprehensive online booking service “Library of Moscow”, created nine months ago, allows you to find out in which of the reading rooms the necessary publications are available, to book them online or to extend the shelf life of books without personally contacting the library.
The service also offers Muscovites ready-made collections, which are updated every month and are designed for both adults and young readers. Collections are now available “For long winter evenings and New Year’s mood”, “Waiting for New Year’s miracles”… They contain works that will help readers to plunge into the winter atmosphere and give a festive mood.
To use the service, you must have a standard or full mos.ru account and a unified library card. You can get it for free at any city library. Citizens who already have ECB can use it electronic version… This allows you not to carry a plastic card with you and take books by barcode.
You can get the electronic version on the mos.ru portal. To do this, you must enter the number of the unified library card in the section “My documents” in a single personal account or the reader’s account in the service “Libraries of Moscow”… The barcode with the library card number will be displayed automatically after verification.
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