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All library buildings remain closed. Visit an outdoor Express Pickup location when your holds are ready - appointments are available but not required.

Introducing SJ Access

SJ Access aims to bridge the digital divide in our communities. Learn more about this citywide initiative and upcoming new services.

Here's What's Happening

Get Homework Help

Take advantage of all our valuable and FREE resources that will help you excel in school!

SJPL Express Pickup

Borrow items with three easy steps! Don’t forget to make an appointment when picking up your items to save on wait time.

Wi-Fi Hotspots for Library Members

3,000 Wi-Fi hotspots will be available for library members to borrow and use from home.

Celebrating Hispanic Heritage Month

A celebration of the culture, history, influence, and contributions of those who share ancestors from Spain and Latin America.

Make Sure Your Vote Counts!

Ballot drop boxes and Vote Centers are coming to San José libraries.

Take the 2020 Census

Fill out the Census questionnaire. Make sure you count!

Read Our Blogs

eSpotlight Alert - RBdigital eAudiobooks will Transfer to Overdrive/Libby on Monday, August 17

RBdigital eAudiobooks will be moving to Overdrive & Libby on Monday, August 17.

September: Books I've Read Recently

"Books I've Read Recently" is a series where I, Penelope Gomez, will do a monthly wrap up of the books I've read throughout the past month.

YA Friday: Find Your Freedom to Read

Intellectual freedom and access to information uplift people in crisis and during more peaceful times. Champion the right to read during Banned Books Week, September 27 – October 3, 2020!