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Expert Package

Just $147.35 per month

Hosted Library Automation Software for library & information professionals

Online library software perfect for legal, workplace and professional libraries

This library software package is ideal for professional librarians and anyone who looks after a library in law firms, small business and professional practices that need to manage all aspects of their library.

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Brief description

This is an affordable hosted library automation  system that includes all the functionality required to manage your library in one library software system. 

Starts with:

  1. Your users can easily consult your library catalog in the cloud from home, work or school on any device!

  2. You decide who is allowed access to your library system: internal users only, external users, members, registered users or the public.

  3. Cuts down on duplication of effort entering records in a catalog and spreadsheets.

  4. Fast cataloguing combined with expert financial and serials management functionality.

  5. Pre-configured reports provide in-depth intelligence to higher management.
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A lot more detail about what's included:

Complimentary try-before-you-buy trial

  • No payment or credit card details needed
  • No obligation
  • Simply register on this website using the form below.

Catalog your collection simply and easily!

Designed by a librarian for easy cataloging – you don’t need to be a professional librarian!

This package includes:

  • Ready to go catalog form with standard catalog fields
  • Unlimited additional custom fields
  • Unlimited additional large text fields
  • Unlimited subjects
  • Unlimited links to electronic items
  • Unlimited copies

Intuitive software

AutoCat downloads information from Google Books, COPAC libraries and other sources.

It’s as simple as 1,2,3!

  1. Enter your ISBN and choose your source
  2. AutoCat copies the bibliographic details and front cover image into your catalog
  3. AutoCat adds a copy in your usual location in the catalog

The Web OPAC allows you to share your catalog with your library users

  • Library users can search and browse your collection.
  • A site license for the Web OPAC – unlimited library users.
  • You decide who your library users are: they could be public users, members or staff, etc.
The Web OPAC comes as a Site License, which means you can share your catalog with unlimited library users. Library users do not have access to the Library Admin functionality.

Circulation for small libraries!

In Simple Little Library System the loans module is geared to small libraries without complex loan requirements. With the loans module you can:

  • Set your standard loan length
  • Set items as Reference Only
  • Record new loans
  • Return loans
  • Renew loans
  • Send Overdue Notices (or not)
  • Reserve items for borrowers

Please note that this system does not support fines or complex loans policies. Please see KnowAll Matrix LMS if you require more loans functionality.

Manage your Orders, Receipts and Invoices

Simple Little Library System has an Acquisitions & Finance module to help you keep track of your spending and renewals

  • Keep track of orders
  • Get reminders for overdue orders
  • Know exactly how much you’re spending 
  • Forecast future expenditure
  • Demonstrate savings
  • Run pre-configured reports at a touch of a button
  • Save time

Manage subscriptions for journals and serials

  • Keep track of subscription renewals
  • Predicts next expected issue
  • Easy check-in
  • Alerts for missing / late issues
  • Efficient management of circulation lists including global replacement
  • Print or email circulation list


This package includes:

  • One Admin License for one library administrator

Add more Admin Licenses when you place your order or later if you find you need more.

It’s totally flexible!

Each Admin License is a user license for a named library administrator. Each license allows one library administrator to login. You can purchase more Admin Licenses as and when required.

Library administrators can create catalogue records and enter data generally throughout the system according to the Package you have chosen.


This package includes:

  • 4,000 titles

A record is one catalog record or title. The number of copies attached to each title doesn’t count towards the total.

Add more batches of 1,000 records as required. It’s totally flexible!

There is nothing to install on your computer or servers- simply use a browser*

All major browsers supported.

No IT required, no worries and no hassle. We promise to keep your data private and secure.

  • Secure data center
  • ISO 27001 information security certificate
  • Monthly penetration tests carried out
  • Mirrored servers
  • Nightly backups off-site
  • No Java or Flash plug-ins
  • Updates and new versions automatically applied
  • Single database per client (not multi-tenanted)
  • Server up-time guaranteed @ 99.7%
  • Meets accessibility standards

*Requires an internet connected computer, laptop or mobile device

Video guide to using our software

Our aim is to produce intuitive software that you’ll enjoy using.

However if you need help, all our packages come with a free help center so you can easily find help topics and short videos that explain how to use the different functions in Simple Little Library System.

Learn as you go in small chunks. No expensive training courses.

Ask for a free trial today!

Why buy from us?

We create innovative software the library managers enjoy using, helping you excel at your job. 

We regard our products as your products.

We actively seek out new functionality and new ways of doing things to improve our products for you.

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Our promise to you is a fair deal

We guarantee:

We won’t sell you stuff you don’t need – we ask you what you require first.