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 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.

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


Student Help

Excellence in school begins at the library. Get an overview of all our resources for students.

Homework Help - Online Resources

Online resources to help with homework assignments for children and teens.

Kids Reads

Book recommendations and eBooks for kids.

Events for Kids

Fun and educational events for the youngest children (ages 0-5) and older kids (ages 5-10).

Kids Games & Fun

Fun and educational games that kids can play online.

Latest Blogs

Graphic Novel Making Contest 2022

Get ready for the 2022 Graphic Novel Making Contest!

Graphic Novels
05/13/2022 - 2:00 PM

California State Park Adventure Pass

Calling all fourth graders! Are you ready for an adventure? The California State Park Adventure Pass is just for you. Visit some of the most amazing parks in the state for free!

Brandy Maldonado
05/09/2022 - 7:00 AM

Picture Books for Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month

Celebrate Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month with these picture books!

Ila Langner
05/05/2022 - 10:00 AM