virtual branch open 24/7

SJCL, your library, is now open 24/7. We have partnered with OverDrive and library supporters to bring to you more than 480 purchased titles and 35,000 additional titles in the public domain. From our virtual branch you may download ebooks and audiobooks to your desk or laptop computer or mobile device, including Kindle, Nook, Sony tablet, iPhone, iPad, Android phone, Blackberry, and other mobile devices. For a list of supported devices, click here. We are pleased to be the first public library in Puerto Rico–and in the Caribbean–to offer a virtual branch with OverDrive.

To visit San Juan Community Library anywhere/anytime, log onto our virtual branch at Current library members will be able to use their library membership number to download ebooks and audiobooks for two-week loans with no late fees. Click here to join our library online. Allow 7 – 10 days for your digital library membership to become active.

OverDrive is a leading source for virtual lending collections to public libraries and schools on a worldwide basis. The launch of our virtual branch was a great way for us to mark our 25th anniversary in 2012.

Join us as we join libraries around the world whom are making it possible for their patrons to use their library anytime from any location.

Call us or email us with any questions at For specific downloading instructions click here. Instructions may also be accessed from our virtual branch. For specific devices, click for Android, iOS devices, or Kindle Fire or Fire HD.

Happy Reading from our virtual shelves to yours!