East San Jose Carnegie Branch Library

1102 E. Santa Clara St.
San Jose, CA 95116


Regular Hours

Monday    1:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Tuesday  10:00 AM - 7:00 PM

Wednesday  10:00 AM - 7:00 PM

Thursday  10:00 AM - 7:00 PM

Friday  12:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Saturday  10:00 AM - 6:00 PM

Sunday  Closed


Welcome to East San José Carnegie Branch Library, popularly known as East Branch. It is the oldest branch in the San José Public Library system. Its status as a Carnegie library makes it the oldest public library operating in Santa ClaraCounty, having served the surrounding East San José community since January 14, 1908. The building was renovated in 1981 and the original structure has since been declared an historic landmark.

East San José Carnegie Branch is currently closed for expansion under theBranch Library Development Program. The new East Branch is scheduled to open in 2009. For more information, visit www.sjlibrary.org.

During the closure, other branch locations which may be convenient are Biblioteca Latinoamericana, Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Library, Hillview and Tully Community

Books, Videos (DVDs, VCDs & VHS), Audio Books, eBooks, Online Research Databases, Magazines & Newspapers, ESL & Language Materials; Public Access PCs, WiFi Hotspot; Programs for all ages; Reference and Homework Help, Online Tutoring; Friendly, Knowledgeable, Multi-lingual Staff...and it's FREE!!!

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