Express Pickup Appointments

Text: Save time. Make an appointment for SJPL Express Pickup.

Book Your Appointment

Did you get notified that your items are ready? Book an appointment online to pick them up.

Note: Some locations are reopened for indoor services. These locations won't have Express Pickup or appointments.

Select Appointment Location

What You Can Pick Up

Here is what you can get through SJPL Express Pickup:

Do you need to pick up a library card? Make a library card pickup appointment.

Appointment Booking Details

  • Hours: Express Pickup service is open Monday – Saturday from 1 – 6 PM.
  • Before Booking & Pickup: You need to make sure your items are ready for pickup before making an appointment or visiting the library. There are a few ways to do check if your items are ready for pickup:
  • When You Can Book: Schedule your appointment up to 4 days in advance or up until 10 AM on the same day.
  • Help: Do you need help booking an appointment? Do you have any general questions? You can contact us a couple ways:

Returns - Available 24/7

You can return items 24/7 at any San José Public Library location without an appointment. No receipts can be given.

COVID Safety

Review our safety guidelines.