Academic Success

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Academic Success

Excellence in school begins at your San José Public Library!

Get in full gear with our FREE back-to-school resources. Take advantage of ongoing educational programs, online resources, and visit your library location to access:

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eLearning 24/7

Access online resources anytime for free with your library card. Explore science, practice tests, or get live homework help. Discover more eLearning opportunities at Kids Homework Help and Teen Homework Help.

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Teachers & Educators

We're here to support you and your students. Bring your students for tours and introductions to library resources. Gain FREE access to lesson plans, teaching strategies, common core connections, STEAM projects, and more.

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Parents

Discover FREE resources and information to help you prepare your children for school, support their unique learning abilities, keep them safe online, and boost your child's academic success and achievement.

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InPlay: San José Student Activity Guide

Need something for your family or children to do when they aren't in school? Convenient and easy, InPlay can help you search for fun and enriching programs, activities, and events.

Upcoming Events Email Alerts for Events

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Homework Club

  Feb 19 2019 - 3:00pm
  Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Library
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Homework Club

  Feb 19 2019 - 3:30pm
  Berryessa Branch Library
various colorful school supplies

Homework Club

  Feb 19 2019 - 4:00pm
  Tully Community Branch Library
child and teen girls reading together

Reading Buddies

  Feb 19 2019 - 4:00pm
  Tully Community Branch Library
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Homework Club

  Feb 19 2019 - 4:00pm
  Seven Trees Branch Library
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Countdown to Kindergarten

  Feb 20 2019 - 11:00am
  Joyce Ellington Branch Library
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Homework Club

  Feb 20 2019 - 3:00pm
  Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Library
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Drop-In Homework Tutoring

  Feb 20 2019 - 3:30pm
  Edenvale Branch Library
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Homework Club for Grades K - 8

  Feb 20 2019 - 3:30pm
  Santa Teresa Branch Library
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Homework Club For Kids

  Feb 20 2019 - 4:00pm
  Pearl Avenue Branch Library
various colorful school supplies

Homework Club

  Feb 20 2019 - 4:00pm
  Tully Community Branch Library
child and teen girls reading together

Reading Buddies

  Feb 20 2019 - 4:00pm
  Tully Community Branch Library