Visit Our New Exhibition: East Side Dreams

Take a stroll down memory lane with people who helped shape the East Side we know today, Aug. 13! Plus, get your NEW, limited edition library card.

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Connecting Caregivers to Valuable Resources

Do you care for children ages 0–8? Join our FFN Caregiver Support Network and receive FREE supplies, resources, and support.

Explore the Great Outdoors this Year

Celebrate the Anniversary of the Great American Outdoors Act and visit National Parks for FREE on select dates.

Disability Access Survey

Tell us what you think about our disability access services offered at SJPL. Survey closes August 5.

Browse eBooks to Borrow Without Waiting

Skip the hold line on the latest and hottest titles with cloudLibrary.

2022 Teen Civics Summit

Join TeenHQ and San Jose Youth Commission to grow your leadership, communication and teamwork skills.

Free Summer Food Program: June 13 – August 12

Grab-n-Go meals (ages 2–18) and small snacks (all ages) are available for free at participating locations.

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YA Friday: Sister, Sister

Celebrate National Sisters Day with these YA novels about sisters near and far.

Summer Learning: Hall of Fame

Wonder what books were read most this summer? Find out as we cover Summer Learning Hall of Fame titles.

Teachers or Educators: The Library Has Resources Just For You!

The library has a special Educator Library Card, databases with lesson plans, and special resources for sign up!