Bascom Branch Library

1000 S Bascom Ave. San José, CA 95128




Mon: 1pm-7pm, Tue-Thu: 10am-7pm, Fri: 12pm-6pm, Sat: 10am-6pm, Sun: Closed


Upcoming Events

INSIDERS Celebrate Norouz: Persian New Year

Insiders/Inclusive: This program is open to all ages and all abilities. Contact the library if you have any questions or special need requests. Norouz...

3/20 11am
Professionals in Job Transition - Job Search/Networking Special Interest Group

Are you a Silicon Valley professional in the Semiconductor industry and/or Manufacturing/Operations fields? Are you looking for a new job or hoping to make...

3/21 9am
INSIDERS: Self-Advocacy and Rights Training for Adults with Intellectual/Developmental Disabilities

Join us on Wednesday, March 21 at 11:00 am when Jennifer Lucas, MA, from the State Council on Developmental Disabilities, will discuss “Self-Advocacy and...

3/21 11am
Alcoholics Anonymous Resource Table

A representative from Alcoholics Anonymous will be will be at the Bascom Branch library to provide information about the resources they offer.

3/21 1pm
Citizenship Class

· This course is for lawful permanent residents who want to become citizens. · Students will learn about the civics (U.S. history and government) questions...

3/21 1pm

Recent Events

Leprechaun Trap




Recent Activity

Connie Chou

Connie Chou left a positive review 2/18/2018

Like it! Want more activities like this.

Premjeet Kaur

Premjeet Kaur left a positive review 11/2/2017

It was my first time but I liked it

Genevieve wong

Genevieve wong left a positive review 8/25/2017

Enjoyed my class v much

Genevieve wong

Genevieve wong left a positive review 9/13/2017

It was most absorbing. I made progress. It was great


Genevieve left a positive review 8/25/2017

It was great.


Genevieve left a positive review 9/13/2017

I totally enjoy learning from my dedicated teacher. It was great!

Xin Xue

Xin Xue left a review 8/11/2017

It was a nice event except too many people and not enough space.

Stephanie Morgan

Stephanie Morgan left a positive review 8/11/2017

Excellent content. Huge crowd. Kind of hard to hear presenter with all the noise in the crowd. Wish the volume was louder on the mic.


Jean left a positive review 8/11/2017

The presenters were wonderful! I truly enjoyed the presentation. There were an awful lot of people, but that's just because this kind of solar eclipse does not happen too often at all!


Jainisha left a negative review 7/18/2017

I was expecting much more then only this.