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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Back To School Writing Contest

  Aug 23 2019 (All day)
  Village Square Branch Library
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Drop-In Homework Tutoring

  Aug 23 2019 - 4:00pm
  Edenvale Branch Library
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Reading Buddies

  Aug 24 2019 - 11:30am
  Evergreen Branch Library
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UC Essay Prompts: College Essay Workshop

  Aug 24 2019 - 2:00pm
  Evergreen Branch Library
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Edenvale Homework Club for Kids (K-8th)

  Aug 26 2019 - 3:00pm
  Edenvale Branch Library
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Homework Club

  Aug 26 2019 - 4:00pm
  West Valley Branch Library
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Math Tutoring

  Aug 26 2019 - 4:00pm
  Almaden Branch Library
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Homework Center / Centro de Tarea

  Aug 27 2019 - 2:30pm
  Alviso Branch Library
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Drop-In Homework Tutoring

  Aug 27 2019 - 4:00pm
  Edenvale Branch Library
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Homework Center / Centro de Tarea

  Aug 28 2019 - 2:30pm
  Alviso Branch Library
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Edenvale Homework Club for Kids (K-8th)

  Aug 28 2019 - 3:00pm
  Edenvale Branch Library
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Math Tutoring

  Aug 28 2019 - 4:00pm
  Almaden Branch Library