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

Library reopening

May 15, 2020

Last week we sent an email about our tentative reopening on June 1.  We have since learned that we need to submit a Covid-19 Preparedness Business Reopening Plan to the local government for their approval to reopen. We are hard at work on this plan and the related forms.  Once we have their approval, we…

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Tentative Reopen Date

May 7, 2020

Dear Patrons: We hope this email finds you well. It has been a long time since last we met. We are so happy to know that you are using our digital branch during the quarantine, as we note a 40% increase in checkouts of our digital ebooks and audiobooks. We are all looking forward to…

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AAUW Work Smart Seminar –Free Salary Negotiation Online Training

April 30, 2020

The AAUW of Puerto Rico has kicked off a campaign to close the gender pay gap in Puerto Rico. Closing this gap means greater financial security for Puerto Rico’s women and their families. The campaign centers on a free online salary negotiation course called Work Smart. AAUW is not just offering this seminar, it is…

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

Closed March 16 - May 31.



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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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