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

Celebrate with us … Celebra con nosotros

March 17, 2011

Happy St. Patrick’s Day to one and all!  Reminder: The library will be closed Tuesday, March 22 in observation of the Abolition of Slavery in Puerto Rico.  Celebrate National Library Week with us! This year the American Library Association has chosen the theme “Create Your Own Story at Your Library.” Our activities include;  Camera Smarts…

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Gracias … Thank you

February 17, 2011

Muchas gracias por su participación en la venta de Libros y Bizcochos de febrero.  Recaudamos $384.59 para la biblioteca.  $113.19 en venta de libros y $271.40 en venta de bizcochos.  Gracias a los socios de la biblioteca y los voluntarios que hornearon y trabajaron tan duro para hacer que este evento fuera tremendamente exitoso. Recordatorio: …

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Book sales and activities ….. Ventas de libros y actividades

February 10, 2011

Venta de Libros y Bizcochos:  Celebra el Día de San Valentín en nuestra Venta de Libros y Bizcochos, el sábado 12 de febrero de 10 am – 1 pm.  Todos los libros en venta con 50% de descuento de nuestros bajos precios regulares.  Todas las golosinas horneadas con amor por nuestros queridos voluntarios y socios.  Encontrarás…

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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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