Founded in 1987, San Juan Community Library is one of only a handful of lending libraries in Puerto Rico. Our library has over 30,000 books, DVDs in Spanish and English in its collection. SJCL is also the only public library with a digital branch, with 1,000 ebooks/audiobooks and 25,000 ebooks from Project Gutenberg (classic titles in public domain). Members may join from the comfort of their own home and check out our ebooks and audiobooks to their mobile devices and laptops. We are the library that never sleeps, and we are always open at

Annual Membership Fees

Family / Individual: $25
Student to age 18: $5
University student: $10
Senior citizen (65+) : $15
Lifetime membership: $200

(includes a FREE membership in our digital branch)

San Juan Community Library depends on volunteers and a paid part time executive director for its day-to-day operations. It has a Board of Directors and is a registered 501 (c)(3) Non-profit Organization in both Puerto Rico and the United States.

Our services include free WiFi, computers with Internet, word processing, spreadsheet and presentation programs, printing in black & white and color and exam proctoring.

Library News

Receso de primavera … Spring break

March 14, 2018

Cerraremos para nuestro tradicional receso de primavera del 26 al 31 de marzo. Abriremos nuevamente el martes 3 de abril. ___________________ We will close for our traditional spring break from March 26 to 31. We will reopen on April 3rd.

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Cierre Temporal los Lunes … Monday Hours on Hiatus

February 28, 2018

Cerraremos los lunes hasta nuevo aviso. Los sábados cerraremos temprano a las 3:00 pm. Muchos de nuestros voluntarios están viajando o necesitan un muy merecido tiempo libre. Usualmente, nuestra directora ejecutiva los sustituiría, pero está en su casa recuperando de una cirugía por la fractura de una pierna. Queremos recordar a la comunidad que somos…

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Oportunidad de Servicio Comunitario … Community Service Opportunity

February 18, 2018

¿Necesitas cumplir con horas de servicio comunitario? San Juan Community Library busca voluntarios para este próximo sábado, 24 de febrero, de 11:00am a 2:00pm. Necesitamos reacomodar libros y llevar el excedente a Libros Libres y a reciclar. Se les otorgará dos horas de servicio comunitario y un certificado de evidencia para la escuela u organización…

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Saturday - 10:00 am to 3:00 pm

2018 Summer Hours - June 5 - July 17

Summer Break - July 18 - July 31

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Visit Us:

Avenida Apolo, corner of Topacio,

next to Second Union Church

San Juan, Puerto Rico

Call Us:
787 789 4600

San Juan Community Library
P O Box 3758
Guaynabo, Puerto Rico 00970-3758

Physical Address:

San Juan Community Library
Ave Apolo / Topacio Street
San Juan, PR 00970

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