Blogs

YA Friday: Feel Good Fiction

When you're in the mood for something lighthearted, these books have a gentle, comfortable, and hopeful feeling (not just a happy ending).

Megan Maloy
01/15/2021 - 5:45 PM

Inauguration Day

What is inauguration day? How can we commemorate this day?

Brandy Maldonado
01/15/2021 - 7:00 AM

SJPL Mock Caldecott 2021

Last week several SJPL staff members gathered to discuss notable children's picture books published in 2020 and participate in a Mock Caldecott selection committee.

Megan Maloy
01/14/2021 - 9:00 AM

Happy Birthday, Martin Luther King, Jr.!

Commemoration of an iconic leader.

Rebekah Gonzalez
01/14/2021 - 6:00 AM

Pathfinder Victoria Coverson-Baxter: Exceptional Community Networker

Victoria Coverson-Baxter is one of the library's wonderful Family Learning Center's Coordinators for Alum Rock Branch. Coordinators provide connections to their community at 7 libraries!

Ila Langner
01/13/2021 - 10:00 PM

Silicon Valley Reads 2021: Connecting

Books and virtual events for Silicon Valley Reads 2021 community reading program.

Sarah Kishler
01/13/2021 - 5:09 PM

YA Friday: The Book Was Better, Pt. VI

Let's take a look at some of the upcoming and speculated YA books turning into movies in the first half of the year.

Megan Maloy
01/08/2021 - 9:00 AM

Tea Time

Learn more about the history of tea.

Brandy Maldonado
01/07/2021 - 7:00 AM

Home & Garden Highlight: Unconventional Decor

Unusual ways to style and decorate your home.

Rebekah Gonzalez
01/06/2021 - 10:00 AM

New Learning for the New Year

This eResources blog focuses on databases to help you learn and grow in the new year.

Dana Lema
01/05/2021 - 9:00 AM

YA Dance Into The New Year TBR

Dance into the New Year with these stunning Ballet inspired reads.

Penelope Gomez
01/04/2021 - 8:00 AM

Volunteer Spotlight - Patricia de Luna Muñoz

Patricia volunteers as a Resume and Job Search coach at the Dr. Roberto Cruz Alum Rock Branch.

Robert Miranda
01/04/2021 - 5:00 AM