Mobile Apps

Mobile Apps

Our Library Mobile App: SCCLD

The new SCCLD Mobile App is now available for download in the App Store and Google Play Store! 

Our new library mobile app is an all-new modern app, designed to bring you an exceptional personalized mobile experience.

Features Include

Mobile App Screenshot

  • User friendly navigation
  • Digital copy of your library card, including scannable barcode
  • Easy library account access (place holds, renew checked out items, manage your account)
  • Improved relevant, accurate catalog search experience
  • Browse new titles, library events and staff lists
  • Access library hours, locations and contact information

How to Download our App

The SCCLD app is available in for download in the App Store and Google Play Store.

NOTE: The old SCCL mobile app (powered by Boopsie) has been permanently retired and is no longer available for download.

App Requirements

AndroidGet it on Google Play
  • Requires 7.0 Nougat and above

 

Download on the App Store

iOS

  • Requires iOS 11 or above

SimplyE: The All-in-One App for eBooks

Browse, request, and checkout eBooks and audiobooks from most of our content services, combined in one app. Spanish content is also included!  SimplyE is available for Android and iOS* devices.

*There’s an ongoing intermittent issue happening for some iOS users when a WiFi signal is weak, intermittent, or lost. You may get an error on download, or you may experience loss of bookmarks and downloads access to successive chapters. The vendor is aware of this issue and is working on a fix. In the meantime, if you are unable to listen to your audiobook, please restart the audiobook and select the next chapter from the top right menu option if needed, or check out the Libby app.

Content providers included in SimplyE

  • eBooks: OverDrive, cloudLibrary, and Odilo.
  • Audiobooks: OverDrive
  • Public domain eBooks are also included.

Native App Features

  • Catalog: Browse eBooks and audiobooks by genre, audience (adult, teen/young adult, and children), and language (English, Español, Chinese).
  • My Books: See, read, or return the titles you have checked out.
  • Read-alikes and recommendations: Get reading recommendations based on author or title.
  • Reservations: See the status of titles you have requested.
  • Settings: Change your library, read Frequently Asked Questions, and find the About SimplyE information.

How to Download and Use the App

  • How-To guides for Apple iOS and Android.
  • Search for the "SimplyE" app in the Google Play or Apple Store and download.
  • Find Your Library: Look for "Santa Clara County Library District"
  • When you first borrow or request a title you will be prompted to sign in with your library card number and PIN. SimplyE will save your card.

App By Content

eBooks

The OverDrive App will be removed from the Google, Microsoft and Apple App Stores on February 1, 2022 and OverDrive is working to end support to the OverDrive App by December 2022. We encourage all current users of the OverDrive app to explore the Libby App, OverDrive's new and improved app to access your favorite eMaterials. Find out more about the change and how you can move over to the Libby App here.

OverDrive
Libby by OverDrive
CloudLibrary
HyRead - CHINESE eBooks
Odilo - SPANISH eBooks
ComicsPlus by LibraryPass - Comics, Graphic Novels, and Manga
Access My Library by Gale Cengage Learning

Audiobooks

The OverDrive App will be removed from the Google, Microsoft and Apple App Stores on February 1, 2022 and OverDrive is working to end support to the OverDrive App by December 2022. We encourage all current users of the OverDrive app to explore the Libby App, OverDrive's new and improved app to access your favorite eMaterials. Find out more about the change and how you can move over to the Libby App here.

Libby by OverDrive
OverDrive Audiobooks

eMagazines & News

The OverDrive App will be removed from the Google, Microsoft and Apple App Stores on February 1, 2022 and OverDrive is working to end support to the OverDrive App by December 2022. We encourage all current users of the OverDrive app to explore the Libby App, OverDrive's new and improved app to access your favorite eMaterials. Find out more about the change and how you can move over to the Libby App here.

OverDrive eMagazines
OverDrive eMagazines
Flipster eMagazines
PressReader eMagazines & Newspapers
HyRead eMagazines
The New York Times

eMovies & TV

The OverDrive App will be removed from the Google, Microsoft and Apple App Stores on February 1, 2022 and OverDrive is working to end support to the OverDrive App by December 2022. We encourage all current users of the OverDrive app to explore the Libby App, OverDrive's new and improved app to access your favorite eMaterials. Find out more about the change and how you can move over to the Libby App here.

OverDrive Screening Room
Kanopy

eMusic

Freegal Music (Streaming and Downloads)

Apps for the Whole Family

Beanstack: Track Your Reading & Get Recommendations
Ready Rosie: Early Learning
Kanopy / Kanopy Kids

Learn 24/7

Brainfuse HelpNow - Live Tutoring & Skill Building
Rosetta Stone - Learn a Language
LinkedIn Learning
Headspace
EBSCO Discovery & Search
Kanopy (The Great Courses & Other Instructional Films)

Online Library Tutorials, Guides, & Help

Boy Studying. Learning Homework Help

Online Library Tutorials, Guides, & Help

Need help with using our Online Library? You can find video tutorials, how-to guides, news and contact information here.

Free Library Card

Get Access with a Free Library Card

If you want access to all of these Online Resources and more sign up for a Santa Clara County Library District Card today!
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