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National Tattoo Day 2021: "No Regerts"

July 17, 2021 is National Tattoo Day! Celebrate the art form and the many reasons people get tattoos with this brief history of the practice.

SJPL Staff
07/17/2021 - 10:00 AM


以前常聽人家說: 秀才不出門, 便知天下事. 現在只要有圖書卡就可以當秀才了!  以前的秀才是憑藉著書本的機制知道天下的事情. 但現在, 可以靠著網絡的服務, 不需要出門也知道天下的事了. 一張聖荷西的圖書卡, 可以閱讀當日的地方報紙了.網絡媒體 多厲害啊!

Maggie Kuo
07/16/2021 - 11:45 AM

YA Friday: SOUR

If you loved Olivia Rodrigo's debut album SOUR, these books about heartbreak, healing, or getting even might make the perfect pairing for your next listen.

Megan Maloy
07/16/2021 - 9:00 AM

Pathfinder Lisa Giannotti: Helping Parents and Caregivers with Wee Read! Books to Go and Grow

Pathfinder Lisa Giannotti finds a new way to connect ages 0-5 with books: Wee Read! Books to Go and Grow!

Ila Langner
07/14/2021 - 10:00 PM

Free Comic Book Day Is Coming!

A quick look at Free Comic Book Day, a list of related comics at SJPL.

Graphic Novels
07/14/2021 - 9:00 AM

Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) turns 31!

Celebrating the ADA

Bill Bowman
07/13/2021 - 8:00 AM

Affording College: An Introduction to Financial Aid for Teens

Don't let stress the affording college keep you from applying, because it doesn't have to be stressful! Learn tips and steps to help you finance your future degrees.

07/12/2021 - 5:00 PM

Volunteer Spotlight - Sue Lin

Sue has been teaching Zumba at the West Valley Branch Library since October of 2019.

Robert Miranda
07/12/2021 - 10:00 AM

YA Friday: Hobbies

Nonfiction books for teens about hobbies.

Leizel Case
07/09/2021 - 7:00 PM

Hãy Khám Phá Bộ Sưu Tập Điện Tử Tiếng Việt (Vietnamese eLibrary)

Chúng tôi cung cấp cho quý vị hơn 350 sách điện tử và gần 50 âm thâu đọc truyện bằng Việt Ngữ cho mọi lứa tuồi. Mượn sách điện tử không cần trả và không tiền phạt trể hạn.

Daniel Ong
07/08/2021 - 8:34 PM

Home & Garden Highlight: Sheds

Need additional storage or a place to decompress? A shed may be the answer.

Rebekah Gonzalez
07/07/2021 - 10:00 AM

Discovering eResources - Libby by Overdrive

Exploring the services San Jose Public Library offers.

Jessie C.
07/06/2021 - 9:00 AM