Safety Guidelines

General Guidelines

  • The City of San José strongly recommends all people (ages 2+) wear a mask at City facilities, including all SJPL branch locations. Masks are still required at the Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Library.
  • If you have COVID-19 related symptoms, please return when you are symptom-free.
  • Sanitize your hands before using library equipment including computers and printers.
  • Hand sanitizer will be provided.
  • Surfaces will be cleaned regularly throughout the day.
  • Bring your own headphones.
  • Food and drinks are allowed at branch locations. Food and drinks are NOT allowed at Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Library.

In-person Program Guidelines

  • Masks are strongly recommended for all indoor programs for anyone ages 2+.
  • Program capacity and set-up is determined by location and program type.
  • Some programs may require registration.

Need help?

Call us at 408-808-2000 or chat with a library staff member.