Founded in 1987, San Juan Community Library is one of only a handful of lending libraries in Puerto Rico. Our library has over 32,000 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

February Newsletter

January 31, 2023

2022 fundraising for your library was a tremendous success.  We thank everyone for their support.  In addition to donors from last year, we received new support that has really made a difference.  In addition, we were the beneficiaries of a donation from 100+Women Who Care-PR.  This wonderful group of supporters contributed $3,500 to our 2022…

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SJCL Book Club Meet and Greet with Tina Casanova/Storytime on 1/21 with a visiting author

January 10, 2023

Welcome Back and Happy New Year 2023! Hope everybody had a wonderful holiday season. It ‘s great to have a break from the routine and it is great to be back in action! Next week we welcome two authors to our library. Here are the details: Special Visit with author Tina Casanova Our book club…

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December News

November 30, 2022

On November 30 we are kicking off our end of year fundraising campaign.  Your support helps us to keep our doors wide open, as we raise funds for insurance, internet access, photocopier expenses (maintenance and lease), computer maintenance, salaries, wages, our digital branch and additions to our hard copy collection, cleaning, maintenance and repairs, paper,…

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Current schedule

Monday - 12:30 pm - 4:30 pm

Tuesday - Thursday 10:30 am - 4:30 pm

Saturday - 10:30 am  - 3 pm

Closed Monday, January 16 in observation of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day.

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.