Pre-Teens & Teens


Student help, TeenHQ teen center, volunteering, events and information for teens.

TeenHQ: Teen Center

This teen dream hub provides the best environment for innovation to flourish. At TeenHQ, you can be you!

SJ Engage: Teens Take Action

Local youth ages 13-24: Empower. Act. Make a Difference.

Teens Reach: Community Service

Youth council for the San José Public Library, providing a key way for young adults to build their leadership skills and become library advisors and advocates.

Homework Help - Online Resources

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

Teen Reads

Book and media recommendations for teens.

SJ Aspires

Providing San Jose’s students with the skills and knowledge needed to achieve their academic or career goals.

Attend Events

Summer Learning

Read to learn and win prizes! All ages can expand their knowledge over the summer.

Latest Blogs

YA Friday: Self Care for the Summer

Nonfiction books for teens with a focus on self care and mental health.

Leizel Case
06/11/2021 - 5:05 PM

Celebrate Pride with SJPL and The Pear Theater

San Jose Public Library and The Pear Theater are teaming up for a unique way for Teens to celebrate Pride Month.

Michelle Clark
06/10/2021 - 3:00 PM

Summer Learning: Family Book Club

Reading together as a family? These books will help you decide on some family reads this summer.

Laura Hammond
06/08/2021 - 9:00 AM