• Free Wifi
  • Computers with Internet, word procesing, spreadsheet and presentation programs
  • Printing in black & white and color
    B&W : 25 cents
    Color: 75 cents
  • Virtual Branch, open 24/7
  • Daily book fair: Available to the general public, our used book sales area features modest prices and tables for browsing.
  • Free parking
  • Proctoring: Our Library provides proctoring by arrangement with our executive director. Fees are $40.00 per examination. Additional charges apply for return by certified mail.
  • Book, audiobooks and DVD lending for library members. To become a member click here.
  • Rentals: If you need to rent a space for seminars, board meetings, workshops, etc. remember that San Juan Community Library has facilities available for rent. To book please call the library and ask to speak with our executive director. Rental Fees:

- Air conditioned conference room: $25 / hour. We can set up 30 chairs and 4 tables
- Air conditioned conference room with kitchen: $40 / hour
- Kitchen: $15 / hour
- Air conditioned library proper: $60 /hour, with set up $75/ hour
- Breezeway: $10 / hour

*Evening rental requires additional security fees.


San Juan Community Library has 32,000 books, DVD’s and audiobooks in Spanish and English divided in different collections. To view our online catalog, visit or use the link below.

  • Fiction
  • Non-Fiction
  • Young Adults
  • Children
  • Puerto Rican Collection
  • Puerto Rican Reference Collection
  • CD & DVD
  • Reference
  • Homeschooling Collection
  • Oversize Books Collection - More than 300 books in diverse genres; with many in Art.
  • Elie Frieband Memorial Collection - Named in honor of a library volunteer, this special collection focuses on Young Adult fiction.
  • Picture Book Summit:  300+ recently published books (many of them series) for children and young adults. Donation made possible by the authors of Picture Book Summit.
  • American Association of University Women San Juan Branch (AAUWSJ):  A dynamic collection of books for young adults and adults featuring the stories of women who have made a difference with their courage, talent and conviction of the heart. Donation made possible by AAUWSJ.
  • Arab-American Collection:  For children, young adults, and adults, this collection offers a glimpse  into Arab culture and provides an opportunity to see the parallels in Puerto Rico.  Donation made possible by the
  • Science Fiction:  A diverse selection of over 400+ titles.
  • Manga:  A variety of over 200+ titles.

A library catalog is available in any of the library computers or from the comfort of your own home. Click here to search our catalog. For instructions of how to access the catalog please click here.

If you need to renew your library books and can not reach us by phone, please send us an email at

Virtual Branch

We have partnered with OverDrive and library supporters to bring to you 5,500 purchased ebooks and audiobooks, and 43,000 additional titles in the public domain. From our virtual branch you may download ebooks and audiobooks to your desktop, laptop, or mobile device including iPhone, iPad, Android, Kindle, and other mobile devices. Click here for a list of supported devices.

To visit San Juan Community Library anywhere/anytime, log onto our virtual branch at Current library members will be able to use their library membership number to download ebooks and audiobooks for two-week loans with no late fees.

OverDrive is a leading source for virtual lending collections to public libraries and schools on a worldwide basis. The launch of our virtual branch was a great way for us to mark our 25th anniversary in 2012.

Join us as we join libraries around the world whom are making it possible for their patrons to use their library anytime from any location. Join our library online here (allow 48 hours for your digital library membership to become active).

Call us or email us with any questions at (787) 789-4600, and You can also come by the library on Tuesdays, Wednesdays or Fridays and our volunteers can assist you.

For specific downloading instructions click here.