• books and cds

    Automatic Renewals

    Attention SJPL members! Most books, DVDs and CDs now have up to 3 automatic renewals.

  • An AmeriCorps VISTA volunteer with a group of elementary school students.

    Become a VISTA at SJPL

    Ever consider working at SJPL as an AmeriCorps VISTA member? Click to see the benefits.

  • San Jose Public Library - Graphic Novel Making Contest with a pencil.

    Awards Ceremony

    Winners will be announced and prizes will be awarded Saturday, August 31.

Featured Services

eResources Spotlight

PowerKnowledge - for Grades 3-6

PowerKnowledge Earth & Space Science: Explore topics including ecosystems & biomes, energy & matter, natural disasters, space science, and more.
PowerKnowledge Life Science: Explore topics including animals, food chains & food webs; green living; habitats & ecosystems; the human body; life cycles; plants; and survival & adaptation.
PowerKnowledge Physical Science: Explore key science topics including atoms and molecules; elements and the periodic table; energy and matter; force and motion; and temperature and measurement.