Teachers & Educators

Teachers & Educators

SJPL provides free resources, class visits, and programs to support San Jose's educators and teachers.

Sign Up

Seated students for a class visit to King Library

Schedule a Class Visit with the Library

Schedule a virtual or in-person visit for your class to our libraries.
Sideview of Maker[Space]Ship glimmering as a shining beacon of innovation and the promise of adventure on a cloudy day.


With its collection of maker equipment and robotics, the Maker[Space]Ship provides the perfect way to blast off into STEAM orbit!

Educator Library Card

San José educators can now get a special library card that allows for an extended checkout period and no fines on overdue materials.

Student Resources

Many local schools collaborate with the library to support students’ academic and career achievement goals by providing a student library card. With this student card, you can access electronic resources and check out up to five items with no late fees.

Librarian reading picture book to gathered children at a playground.

Early Education (0-5)

Programs and materials to ensure all children receive a strong start in learning to prepare for successful school experiences.

Online Homework Help Resources

Online resources to help with homework assignments for children and teens.


Get homework help from a live certified tutor or use study guides and tutorials on common subjects and state standardized tests.

eResources for Teachers

Your SJPL membership allows you to access amazing subscription services for FREE. You can now easily get an eLibrary Card online for access to most eResources.

Back to Top