Sunday, March 29, 2015

New Marc Records available

MARC records are now available for the Kensington and National Highlights books that were loaded in November. I have made extensive updates to the programming for creating MARC records and have applied these changes to the two most recent additions.

You can access the MARC records at

Make sure to edit the 856 tag to customize the URL to your Library's URL. If you choose to use the new SSL site, make sure to customize that part of the URL too.

For example, change


I expect to have MARC records for the Smashwords and Workman books that were loaded in November and December soon.

Thursday, March 26, 2015

enki Library Training

Join us for introductory training on enki Library eBooks! Register here

Thursday, April 2nd:

  *   10 AM-12/Noon at the Peninsula Library System Office: 2471 Flores Street, Room 204; San Mateo, CA 94403. There is a parking lot but most of the spaces are rented out.  Please don’t park in the lot.   There is all day street parking on 24th Ave. between Flores St, and Hacienda St. Limit: 24. ​

  *   2 PM-4PM at the at the San Jose State University: 150 E San Fernando, Classroom 217, San Jose, CA 95113  (corner of San Fernando and 4th) and the room is on the 2nd floor. There is a parking garage on 4th just north of the library, between Santa Clara and San Fernando, on the left side of the street.  (4th is a 1-way going south so you get to the garage before the library). Limit: 28

Friday, April 3rd:

  *   10 AM- 12/Noon at the Marin County Free Library Technical Services Office at 1600 Los Gamos Dr., Suite 180, San Rafael, CA 9403.  Limit: 18.

Each two-hour course will cover:

  •   What is enki? How was it developed and where is it now?
  •   enki resources such as support, marketing and the collection
  •   How to access enki to check out, download and return titles
  •   Statistics and reports
Each training will include hands-on time, so please bring a personal device such as a laptop, tablet or smart phone. Please also bring a working library card and PIN number for a participating enki library.You will also need Adobe Digital Editions.

Sessions will be taught by Amanda Jacobs Foust of enki collection development for Califa.

RSVPs are required! To register, visit​

Saturday, March 21, 2015

SSL Certificate added

We have added a SSL certificate to the enki site. This means that you can point to the secure version of the site whenever you are ready.

So, if your URL is currently, you would change your URL to Make sure to change the links in the 856 tag of your marc records also.