Alert message

 The City of San Jose strongly recommends all people (ages 2+) wear a mask at all SJPL branch locations. Masks are still required at the King Library.
 

Alert message

 On Tuesday, May 17, 1 – 4 AM, the sjpl.org website will be down for maintenance. You can still use the library catalog and events website during that time.

Take Home Materials

Check out and bring home developmentally appropriate books and toys, and gain ideas on how to play and learn at home.

Books and More Bilingual Backpacks

Each bag includes books, toys and a music CD so that you can read, talk and sing with your child.

Wee Play & Learn Activity Boxes

Nine different activity boxes include books and educational toys to take home and learn about concepts such as science, shapes, dinosaurs and more.

Wee Read! Books to Go and Grow

Each themed bag contains picture books widely reflecting culture, race, gender, family makeup, or ability.

1,000 Books Before Kindergarten

Take the challenge to read 1,000 books with your child before they enter Kindergarten.