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 www.digitalsjcl.org

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

Changes to schedule and services

June 3, 2021

SCHEDULE and SERVICES: With the completion of the conference room repairs, we are returning to our schedule prior to the repairs. During June and July we are open: Monday and Wednesday: 12 pm – 4 pm Tuesday: 10 am – 12 pm Saturday: 12 pm – 3 pm We are also adding back the book…

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AMAZING NEWS/Conference Room and Summer Reading Contest

May 13, 2021

We want to share with you our amazing news about our library’s conference room. We have not used the room since the earthquakes of January 2020 out of concern for the cracks. After two years of different quotations, we have accepted a proposal to repair the room. Once again we will be able to offer…

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Shop Amazon and Help Our Library

April 27, 2021

Want to help make a difference while you shop in the Amazon app, at no extra cost to you? Simply follow the instructions below to select “San Juan Community Library at BUCAPLAA Inc” as your charity and activate AmazonSmile in the app. They’ll donate a portion of your eligible mobile app purchases to us. How…

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We are open!

Current schedule (Covid-19)

Monday and Wednesday - 12 pm - 4 pm

Tuesday 10 am - 12 pm

Saturday - 12 pm - 3 pm

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.