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  • It’s Banned Books Week: When Authors Fight Back Banned Books Week September 25 - October 1

    Banned Books Week 2016 is finally here (September 25 - October 1).  Since the 1982, the national campaign celebrates the First Amendment and freedom to read every final week of September. 
    Posted by: Sarah Kishler on Sunday, September 25, 2016 - 8:08 AM | Comments: 0
  • Are You Registered to Vote?Voting ballot box

    California's voter registration deadline for the general election is only one month away! That means if you want to vote for the president of the United States, on statewide decisions about issues like recreational marijuana use or the death penalty, or for your state senators, you need to register! Here's how:
    Posted by: Megan Tristao on Saturday, September 24, 2016 - 7:54 AM | Comments: 0
  • Stop! Don't Pay for Sales Leads!Rich's Business Logo

    Getting high-quality sales leads can be challenging and expensive for any business.  San Jose Public Library has excellent electronic resources to get high value sales leads for free.
    Posted by: Jamie Renton on Thursday, September 22, 2016 - 1:34 PM | Comments: 0
  • eSpotlight - H.G. Wells' 150th BirthdayH.G. Wells

    September 21 is the 150th Birthday of author H.G. Wells, who is considered to be one of the fathers of science fiction. Wells was born in 1866 in Kent, England and wrote not just science fiction, but also in a variety of other genres such as history, politics, social commentary, and textbooks. You can learn more about Wells using one of the many online resources available for free with your library card or read an eBook by or about Wells.
    Posted by: Anna Fox on Tuesday, September 20, 2016 - 8:00 AM | Comments: 3
  • Young Coder's ClubYoung girl on computer

    Posted by: Erin Berman on Monday, September 19, 2016 - 6:08 PM | Comments: 1