Libraries at University of Nebraska-Lincoln


Date of this Version

Winter 3-1-2021


This research was developed to improve library services at UIN Sunan Ampel Surabaya by using mobile technology


This study was conducted to develop library services at UIN Sunan Ampel Surabaya by developing a system using the Rapid Application Development (RAD) method and the Mobile Library. This is done to complement the website services which can be accessed through Many users, especially students, experience restlessness in returning the book because there is no reminder feature for the deadline to return the book. As well as resulting in the number of fines that increase in number for each day. The purpose of this research is to make users more free to use the library services of UIN Sunan Ampel Surabaya which are packaged in a mobile library application using the Ionic framework. This study uses the RAD method to develop applications. One of the advantages and disadvantages of the RAD method is that RAD has a flexible nature in its development so it doesn't wait for one process to be done. The results of this study are the creation of a mobile library application that has an online extension feature, a reminder of the date of return of borrowed books, and the total amount of late book fines. So that it does not interfere with the circulation of the book if there is a bridge in returning the book and equalization is maintained in each user In addition, it also increases interest in student learning and services and improves effective and efficient library management.