Sign Up for Summer Reading!

Join us for the Summer Reading Program and "Read for the Win" with us! Participate as a family/group or individual. Now open for babies, ones and twos, too!

*Thank you to the Friends of the Sunnyvale Library for providing funding for this program.

Sign up online June 1 - July 15.


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.


Friends of the Library Book Sale

Next Book Sale:

Saturday, July 16
10 a.m to 3 p.m. (members at 9 a.m.)

Sunday, July 17
Noon to 3 p.m.
$5 bag sale


Library's Events Calendar

Don't miss out on our upcoming programs! Visit the Library's online calendar to see programs for kids, teens, and adults.

View online calendar.


Free Streaming Movies!

The Library features free streaming movies, TV, music, and audiobooks.

Watch on your computer or use the hoopla app to download content temporarily to your smartphone, tablet, computer, or Apple TV.

Create a hoopla digital account with your Sunnyvale library card.



Sunnyvale Public Library

Library Closure

The Library will be closed on Monday, July 4 in observance of the Independence Day holiday.

Sunnyvale Newspapers go Digital!

Sunnyvale historical newspapers are now available online. Use full text searching to find articles, historical documents and photos. Turn black and white images into real photos with adjustable grayscale. 

To get started, select one of these options:

Get ePublished

Got a story? Sunnyvale Public Library is accepting your food writing to be published in its upcoming eBook called Cooking Up Stories. Submit your entry from April 1 to June 30, 2016  

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! Learn about requirements and how to apply now. 

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 to 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.


City of Sunnyvale

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8 a.m. until 5 p.m.

(408) 730-7500

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  • 456 W. Olive Ave.
  • Sunnyvale, CA 94086
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