Free Wi-Fi

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24/7 Wireless Access at Branch Libraries

You have free Wi-Fi internet access in and around all branch buildings, at the King Library, and on the San José State University campus.

These branches have Wi-Fi that extends even farther out into the parking lots:

What do I need to use Wi-Fi at the library?

  • Bring your laptop, tablet, or smartphone.
  • Would you prefer to take wireless access with you? Branches now have wireless hotspots you can check out for free.
  • You can also check out a Chromebook, iPad or laptop. Learn more on our SJ Access pages.

Can I use the library wireless to print?

Due to COVID-19, wireless printing is not available. However, printing from a library computer is available at select library locations.

Connecting to the Network

  1. Find the "Settings" on your device.
  2. Select the wireless network you would like to join:
    • For branch locations, this is "SJPL-WiFi".
    • For the King Library, this is either "SJSU_Guest" or "King_Library_WIFI".
  3. If you see a notification specifying the need to "sign in," select that notification.
  4. Wait for the "Acceptable Use Policy" page to appear on your screen.
  5. Read the page and select "Accept" if you agree to the terms.

Additional FAQs

If you have more questions, check out our Wi-Fi FAQs. You can also ask staff for help.

Note: If you use the library's Wi-Fi and need access to the library's online research resources, eBooks, or eMedia; you will need to log in with your library account.