Blogs

In Memoriam: Sukhjit Sangha

In loving memory of a beloved SJPL staff member.

Rebekah Gonzalez
10/21/2020 - 1:00 PM

Read (Comics & Graphic Novels) Harder: Challenge Accepted, Part Nine

Two SJPL staffers accept the Read (Comics and Graphic Novels) Harder challenge and offer reading recommendations. This week's task: A comic or graphic novel about a culture that you do not identify as

Graphic Novels
10/21/2020 - 11:00 AM

Avoiding Job Scams

Information about how to protect yourself from job scams.

SJPL Works
10/20/2020 - 10:00 AM

Halloween Booktacular Giveaway

From Monday, October 26- Saturday, October 31, kids and teens stop by any Express Pickup Location and receive 1 free book! Youth ages birth – 18 years old are eligible while supplies last.

Megan Maloy
10/19/2020 - 1:29 PM

YA Friday: True Scary Stories

YA True Crime Books

Leizel Case
10/16/2020 - 8:00 AM

StoryWalk: A Free, Outdoor Reading Adventure

A unique, family-friendly reading experience in the Alum Rock Village of East San José combines the fun of reading, counting, walking, and exploring!

Treasure Nguyen
10/15/2020 - 7:00 PM

SJ Engage: Voting 101

It's election season in the United States and a good time for teens to understand why local and national politics matter and the core principles on how our democracy and elections work.

TeenHQ
10/15/2020 - 12:00 PM

Celebrating our Friends of the Library

Friends of the Library groups are non-profits that fundraise to help support libraries by organizing book sales, hosting community programs, sponsoring events, advocating for the library, and more!

Robert Miranda
10/15/2020 - 10:00 AM

Pathfinders Leizel Jackson and Megan Maloy: Teen Mentors!

Teen HQ librarians Megan Maloy and Leizel Jackson provide valuable teen opportunities during the Summer of COVID-19.

Ila Langner
10/14/2020 - 10:00 PM

November 14th is World Diabetes Day

Learn more about World Diabetes Day and resources available about the disease at your library.

Megan Hicks
10/14/2020 - 4:00 PM

Read (Comics & Graphic Novels) Harder: Challenge Accepted, Part Eight

Two SJPL staffers accept the Read (Comics and Graphic Novels) Harder challenge and offer graphic novel recommendations. This week's task: An American Immigrant comic or graphic novel!

Graphic Novels
10/14/2020 - 1:15 PM

Celebrating Veterans Day

Honor our heroes and the sacrifices they have made for our freedom.

Rebekah Gonzalez
10/14/2020 - 10:00 AM