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YA Friday: Books Unite Us. Censorship Divides Us.

Books bring people together and aid the development of empathy and understanding for people from other backgrounds. Champion the right to read during Banned Books Week, September 18–24, 2022!

Megan Maloy
09/23/2022 - 8:00 AM

Rings of Power/The Lord of The Rings

An epic series inspired by the writings of Tolkien. Check out our books and movies in order to prepare your own journey, there and back again!

Lisa Mejia
09/22/2022 - 7:13 AM

Books on Writing

Working on a story for SJPL's Fall into Fiction Contest? Here are some resources about writers.

09/17/2022 - 8:00 AM

YA Friday: Elements as YA Books - Void (Aether)

A monthly feature sharing young adult books inspired by the elements.

Megan Maloy
09/16/2022 - 8:00 AM

Talk Like A Pirate Day

Celebrate Talk Like A Pirate Day with our great selection of books and movies!

Lisa Mejia
09/15/2022 - 8:19 AM

Recap and Winners of the 2022 Graphic Novel Making Contest

Announcing the Winners of the 2022 Graphic Novel Making Contest.

Graphic Novels
09/14/2022 - 8:00 AM

YA Friday: Remembering and Understanding 9/11

A selection of powerful young adult novels to help teen readers contextualize and understand 9/11.

Megan Maloy
09/09/2022 - 8:00 AM

YA Into The Woods TBR

Young Adult Books who's covers embody the woods for a spooky fall aesthetic.

Penelope Gomez
09/05/2022 - 8:00 AM

YA Friday: Antiheroes

If you like rough, "unlikeable" characters and protagonists, who aren't afraid to get their hands dirty and only look out for #1, check out the books on this list of YA Antiheroes!

Megan Maloy
09/02/2022 - 5:05 PM

Students: Library eResources for YOU!

Students, the Library has much to offer you in terms of databases, student cards, homework and test help, and access!

Ila Langner
08/30/2022 - 10:00 PM

August: 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.

Penelope Gomez
08/29/2022 - 8:00 AM

YA Friday: August 2022 Monthly Wrap-Up

Take a look at some of our favorite young adult books released this month.

Megan Maloy
08/26/2022 - 8:00 AM