Califa is currently managing a California State Library SimplyE grant that is laying the groundwork for deploying SimiplyE as a subscription service. Our first California library SimplyE deployment will go live in August for Alameda County Library.offers a hosted subscription solution for libraries who want to deploy SimplyE.
Califa's SimplyE offering:
Califa offers a hosted subscription solution for libraries who want to deploy SimplyE.
Califa's turnkey SimplyE subscription service includes full system implementation from ILS authentication to ebook vendor and SimplyE app integration.
Califa Group is a nonprofit library membership consortium of more than 220 libraries and is the largest library network in California. Founded in 2004, Califa brokers and facilitates the procurement of library products; manages master contracts and pricing agreements with publishers and vendors; works closely with the California State Library in administering statewide projects supported by federal Library Services and Technology Act (LSTA) grant funds; offers Continuing Education and Professional Development (CD/PD) training for library staff through the Infopeople project (infopeople.org); and operates enkilibrary.org, the first nonprofit-developed ebook platform for libraries where we own the ebooks we purchase. With years of experience and a network of professional contacts, Califa has demonstrated capacity and experience in library service design, delivery, and management.Contact at us at http://califa.org