Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Library

Closed until 8:00am tomorrow

8:00AM - 8:00PM

8:00AM - 8:00PM

8:00AM - 8:00PM

8:00AM - 8:00PM

8:00AM - 6:00PM

8:00AM - 6:00PM

1:00PM - 6:00PM

150 E San Fernando St
San Jose, California 95112

Children's Room Hours

Monday – Thursday 10 AM - 8 PM
Friday – Saturday 10 AM - 6 PM
Sunday 1 PM - 6 PM

Service Desk Hours

1st Floor & 3rd Floor

Monday – Thursday 9 AM - 8 PM
Friday – Saturday 9 AM - 6 PM
Sunday 1 PM - 6 PM

Upcoming Events

Holidays and Closures

  • Christmas Holidays
    Sunday, December 24, 2023 - Tuesday, December 26, 2023
    Closed All Day
  • New Year's Holidays (King Library Open on January 2)
    Sunday, December 31, 2023 - Monday, January 1, 2024
    Closed All Day

Special Collections & Services

California Room - Local History Collection

Rare and archival materials collection at King Library covering local and state history.

Partners in Reading (PAR): Adult and Family Literacy

Share the gift of reading. PAR connects tutors with adult learners to help improve their reading.

SJPL Works: Career & Business

Find your career. Build your business.

Social Work in the Library

San José Public Library offers support to all community members, especially people experiencing homelessness.

TeenHQ: Teen Center

This teen dream hub provides the best environment for innovation to flourish. At TeenHQ, you can be you!
Structures in the Wee Explore PlaySpace.

Wee Explore PlaySpace at King Library

A destination in the King Library Children’s Room for children to learn through open-ended play and exploration.

San Jose State University Library Special Collections

SJSU's Beethoven Center, Steinbeck Center, Sourisseau Academy, and Africana, Asian American, Chicano & Native American Studies Center.

New at King Library

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