Empire Gardens Elementary
Empire Gardens Elementary

Welcome to Empire Gardens Library

Click below to access your online catalog and resources links available to you from school or from home!

Online Library Catalog - Catálogo en Internet de la bliblioteca

SJUSD Library
SJUSD Digital Library
This site will offer all students and teachers at SJUSD a one stop point of access to curricular supplemental digital resources from Research Databases to Enrichment Activities to E-books both in English and Spanish.

SJ Public Library
Use your ID card as your library card to access hundreds of E-books, audio, and Digital databases. Need help with homework? Try out the Online Homework Help option!
Need help on how to use your I.D. card. Click here.


News in the Spotlight

Available for all San José Unified school teachers
Library Teacher

Blast off with the Maker[Space]Ship and book a 30-minute virtual field trip with a STEAM Librarian from the SJPL!

Information Databases

Search for your favorite topics! Click on any of the links below.

Home Access: UN = SJUSD PW = 4Research!
No Password needed for on site usage


Selected content for novice researchers, especially elementary and middle school students and educators.

Proquest Culture

Fascinating information – interviews, bios, images, and more from countries around the world.

Britannica Encyclopedia
Home Access:  UN = sanjose PW = sjusd
No password needed for on site usage.

Britannica School

Britannica Escolar


Home Access:  UN = sjusd PW = teachingbooksk12
No password needed for on site usage.

Books come to life with this engaging collection of resources!


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