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eBooks: SimplyE

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SimplyE the Library eReader App

 SimplyE is an app that gives ACLibrary card holders one interface to Browse, Borrow, and Read eBooks. The app brings together titles from our eBook providers, including Overdrive, cloudLibrary, RBdigital, and Enki.

With one login and as few as 3 clicks, you can start discovering and reading our entire collection of nearly 100,000 eBooks.

With the SimplyE app you can:

  • Find eBooks in one place
  • Borrow eBooks instantly
  • Read eBooks on the app

You’ll need an Alameda County Library card to use SimplyE. You can get a library card at any branch library.

Start simplifying your eBook experience today by downloading the new app.

Getting Started with the SimplyE app:

  • Select Alameda County Library from the list of libraries.
  • Select the Settings button and Alameda County Library to log-in to SimplyE.
  • Type your Barcode in the Barcode or Username field.
  • Type your library card's PIN into the PIN field.
  • Go to catalog to Browse or Search
  • Use Get to select a title to check out.
  • Use Reserve to place a hold on a title.

Need help using the app? View the Library’s Frequently Asked Questions or send a message to Ask Us!  

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