SimplyE is an app that gives Alameda County Library 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:
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:
SimplyE offers select eBooks and eAudiobooks from a number of our vendors.
EPUB eBooks are available from:
eAudiobooks are available from:
SimplyE is still in development, with new features being added all the time. At the moment, PDF eBooks are not available from any vendor, but plans for a PDF reader within the app are underway. OverDrive eAudiobooks are also not yet available.
cloudLibrary Android Users: cloudLibrary just announce the release of cloudLibrary for Android version 4.6.26. This release accommodates an upcoming and mandatory server update by Adobe which is due to be performed in the coming week. In order to ensure a seamless eBook reading experience, Android patrons should update immediately to the latest version.