LGBTQ+ Resources

SJPL staff with banner and rainbow flags attending Silicon Valley Pride.


The San José Public Library is committed to creating affirming and welcoming spaces for all members of our community. Through our programs and collections we celebrate LGBTQ+ voices and members in our community. As information providers, we are poised to provide access to community organizations and resources for those in need, especially for our youth in need of help.

Organizations Supporting the LGBTQ+ Community

Local and national organizations offering support services to the LGBTQ+ community, particularly youth.

Latest Blogs

Celebrating Transgender Day of Visibility

Transgender Day of Visibility, celebrated every March 31, is an international event to complement Transgender Day of Remembrance, recognizing and celebrating trans lives and experiences.

Michelle Clark
03/26/2022 - 9:00 AM

YA Friday: Celebrating Trans & Non-Binary Voices

YA fiction and non-fiction titles by and featuring trans and non-binary voices.

Michelle Clark
03/04/2022 - 6:00 AM

World AIDS Day

Celebrated every December 1, World AIDS Day brings together the entire globe in bringing awareness to, and work towards the end of, the decades-long HIV/AIDS epidemic.

Michelle Clark
11/27/2021 - 9:00 AM