Intuit Tax Day

Qualifying individuals can file their taxes for FREE at the Library! Sponsored by the Intuit Tax Freedom Project and the Computer & Communications Industry Association.

Thursday, February 18, 2-7 p.m.
Technology Center

Call / llame al 866-577-1231 for an appointment.

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VITA Tax Assistance

Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) program offers free IRS-certified income tax preparation to individuals who earned $58,000 or less in 2015. Site open on a first-come, first-served basis and functions as a drop-off site for tax returns. More information about VITA.

Mondays, February 22 - April 11, 2016
5 - 8 p.m.
Technology Center


Maker PC

The Maker PC is back! Sign up to borrow our laptop for use in the Library. The laptop is loaded with high-end design software, such as Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator, After Effects, and more.

Read more about it and reserve your time here.


Adults Create: Pop-Up Cards

Join us for our monthly adults-only craft night and create Valentine's Day pop-up cards for that special someone who makes your heart pop!

No registration required.

Wednesday, February 10, 7 p.m.
Library Program Room


eBook Essentials: 3M Cloud Library

Learn the essentials to using our eBook provider 3M Cloud Library. Bring your personal device, such as a smart phone or tablet, to this hour-long session and practice downloading an eBook.

Wednesday, February 10, 3 p.m.
Library Program Room



Watch the live stream of Session 8: Nightmare? from the TED2016Dream conference. Limited to 100 attendees. First-come, first-served.

Wednesday, February 17
Doors open at 4:30 p.m.
Library Program Room


Book Talk with Carolyn Jung

Bay Area writer Carolyn Jung, will discuss her book, "San Francisco Chef's Table," and her other works.

Sunday, February 21, 3 p.m.
Library Program Room


Internet Upgrade

Our broadband connection has increased for the public computers, online catalog stations, and Wi-Fi Equipment installations. Improvements will continue through February when there will be even more upgrades for you! The broadband enhancement was made possible by the Corporation for Education Network Initiatives in California (CENIC).


Get Connected: Computer, Tablet & Smartphone Basics

Meet with a tutor and learn the basics of computers, tablets, or smartphones. Bring your own device or learn on a Library computer.
First-come, first-served.

Wednesdays, 2 - 3 p.m.
Technology Center


Earn Your High School Diploma!

Looking to expand your career opportunities, re-enter the workforce or continue your education? Apply for a scholarship to earn an accredited high school diploma and career certificate online for free through the Library's Career Online High School program.

To learn more about eligibility and requirements, click here.


The Fight for Water Film Screening

Join us for a Silicon Valley Reads sponsored film screening of "The Fight for Water," a historical documentary set during the 2009 California Water Crisis that follows the stories of two Central Valley farmers. For more info about Silicon Valley Reads events, visit

Monday, February 22, 6:30 p.m.
Library Program Room


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665 W. Olive Ave.
Sunnyvale, CA 94086
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Library Closure

The Library will be close on Monday, February 15 in observance of the Presidents' Day holiday.

Earn Your High School Diploma!

Career Online High SchoolLooking to expand your career opportunities, re-enter the workforce or continue your education? Apply for a scholarship to earn an accredited high school diploma and career certificate online for free through the Library's Career Online High School program. This unique educational opportunity is being provided by the Library in partnership with the California State Library and Gale, part of Cengage Learning, to provide a limited number of scholarships to Sunnyvale adult learners. Get the education and career skills you need to succeed through Career Online High School's flexible, supportive, online education program! 

Click here to learn more about eligibility and requirements.

Study Resources, Career Assistance and Adult Education Live Tutor - New

Tutor.comAre you looking for help with your career? Studying for the GED or Citizenship Test? Are you in elementary school through college and need a little extra study help? Now you can get free one-to-one, real-time assistance from tutors at from 3 - 11 p.m. every day. And if you access outside these hours, find free help in the Resource Library at the bottom of their website.

How to access: Visit the site and type your 14-digit Library card number. If you would like access to more advanced features, create a free account using your name, email address, create a password, and add your date of birth. With a free account, you may save your favorite tutors, use on a mobile device (iPhone, iPad, Android), store files, and visit previous tutoring session.

Download Mobile Library App!

Mobile!Use the Library on the go with our new Sunnyvale Public Library app powered by Boopsie. Search the catalog, view holds, find Library events, renew materials, and browse our eResources from the palm of your hand. Visit your device's app store to download Sunnyvale Library Boopsie for free! Available for iOS, Android, Windows Phone, Blackberry, and more. 

Discover and Go Free Museum Pass Program

Discover & Go Museum Pass ProgramLooking for a free, fun, educational outing for the family or an excursion for out-of-town guests? Sunnyvale Public Library has joined with other libraries to offer Discover & Go passes for Library cardholders to many Northern California museums and cultural institutions.

Discover & Go is a new service that allows Sunnyvale Library cardholders to print passes online for specific museums. Each Discover & Go pass expires the day after the reservation date. Library cardholders can reserve up to two passes at one time. Some of the museums that are available for free or at discounted prices include: The Marine Mammal Center, Charles M. Schulz Museum, The Tech Museum and the Pacific Pinball Museum. The full list of participating museums that are available to Sunnyvale Library cardholders can be found by going to Discover & Go.


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