Express Pickup at King Library

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Outdoor Pickup Service

Our branches have reopened. You may enter the branch to pick up and check out your holds.  King Library remains closed. Express Pickup is currently available at King Library only.

Here is what you can get through SJPL Express Pickup:

How Does Express Pickup Work?

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Reserve your items online or call a participating location*

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Wait to be notified by email or phone once your items are ready for pickup

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Visit your chosen location to pick up your items


Pickup Location, Hours, & Contact

Monday - Saturday
1:00 – 6:00 PM

What do I do when I arrive at King Library?

  • Have your library card number ready.
  • Call 408-808-2304 to let staff know when you arrive.
  • Wait in the designated area for staff to bring out your items and place them on the Express Pickup table.

Need special assistance or have a special request? Please notify staff prior to your pickup or appointment.

COVID-19 Safety

Review our Safety Guidelines.

Express Pickup - FAQs

Frequently Asked Questions about Express Pickup.

Express Pickup Bundle Request Form

Bundles of children's books are available for Express Pickup. Limit three. For pick-up at King Library only.

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