San Antonio Public Library

Address: 600 Soledad
San Antonio, TX 78205
Phone: 210-207-2500


The San Antonio Public Library provides equal and open access to books, information and technology resources to promote a lifetime of reading and learning.The Library contributes to the enjoyment, enlightenment and economic vitality of our diverse and dynamic community.


The San Antonio Public Library System will contribute to the success of our community by becoming a vital center of learning, knowledge, communication, culture and enjoyment for all San Antonians.

The Library will:
-Offer services that meet the needs of our diverse neighborhoods
-Provide welcoming spaces
-Build strong collections
-Support relevant technology
-Employ well-trained, friendly and flexible staff


-Learning for Life Long Success
-Children, youth and adults using the San Antonio Public Library have access to resources and services that support and enhance their efforts to succeed.

Recent News

  • Plastic Fantastic

    Fotoseptiembre USA authorized event. An exhibition partnership curated by Victor Pagona featuring photography works from the Southwest School of Art Photography Studio.Date: Thursday, September 1 - Sunday, October 9, 2011Hours: Monday - Thursday, 9 - 9, Friday - Saturday, 9-...

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  • National Novel Writing Month

    Age Group: All AgesDiscover the writer in you! Everyone has a story to tell; here’s your chance to find yours! Throughout November, the branches of San Antonio Public Library will be hosting National Novel Writing Month meetings all across the city.National Novel Writing M...

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  • Quinceañera Fashion Show 2009

    Please join us for this special Quinceañera Fashion Show during Hispanic Heritage Month 2009. The San Antonio Public Library highlights this increasingly popular Latino tradition of having a special celebration for a girl's 15th birthday. Like many other coming-of-age obser...

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  • Central Library Presents Sneak Peek At Vietnam-era Documentary

    A free “sneak peek” at the documentary film As Long As I Remember will be offered at the Central Library, 600 Soledad. Produced by San Antonio filmmaker Laura Varela, the documentary chronicles the experiences of three South Texas Vietnam-era veterans who are also art...

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