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Due to our temporary closures, we are currently not accepting book donations at any location.

Virtual Programs from San José Public Library

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We’re proud to offer virtual programs that you can enjoy from the comfort of your home. Learn a new skill, watch our librarians present storytimes, or simply do a craft from home. We have online programs for people of all ages!

See our upcoming live programs on Zoom

Visit our YouTube channel to view our videos and subscribe to get notified every time we upload a new video.

Recorded Storytimes

Library staff read their favorite children's books out loud. Children and caregivers can listen and watch anytime online. Discover new stories - a great springboard into your home storytime!

STEAM Projects & Learning

Full steam ahead for Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Math activities for all ages.

Arts & Crafts

Get in touch with your creative side with these short projects you can do at home with common materials.

Videos en Español

¡Tenemos videos informativos en Español para que aprenda navegar nuestro sitio web, utilizar recursos digitales y mucho más!

Videos in Vietnamese

Informative videos in Vietnamese for you to learn to navigate our website, use digital resources and much more!

Videos in Chinese

Informative videos in Chinese for you to learn to navigate our website, use digital resources and much more!

Instructional Videos

Get some how-to help from your neighborhood librarian.

Adult Programs

Lectures and discussions about gardening, career development, books & authors, and more.

Upcoming Virtual Programs

See the schedule of virtual programs you can attend live using Zoom.