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

Closed Monday, January 21 and Program Updates

January 16, 2019

Our library will be closed Monday, January 21 in honor of Martin Luther King’s birthday. We share the thought that Martin Luther King, Jr. asks of us all: “Life’s most persistent and urgent question is, what are you doing for others?” On that note, we wish to share this update about our art and chess…

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Happy Holidays

December 19, 2018

Thanks to everyone who has made a donation to our fundraising goals for 2019. We are truly grateful! We also want to share the amazing news that we have received some outstanding donations just this week. And now, our hope is that all of our members and email supporters will make a contribution. No amount…

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December Fundraising Update and Calendar

December 5, 2018

We wish to thank everyone who has donated to our fundraiser. As we hope you all know by now, we are raising funds for our 2019 operations via an online campaign. Members may also donate to us directly at the Library or to our P.O. box. (San Juan Community Library P.O. Box 3758 Guaynabo, PR…

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Thursday - 10:00 am to 5:30 pm
Saturday - 10:00 am to 3:00 pm

Closed January 21, Martin Luther King Jr.

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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

Please note that it is better to send mail via our PO Box.