Public work spots with WiFi in San Jose, CA

The SJtoday team found Caffe Bene to be a great workspot with strong WiFi. | Photo by SJtoday staff

More San Joseans are working remotely than ever… But whether you need some fresh air or caffeine, or your WiFi unexpectedly goes out — we’ve got you covered with 19+ places where you can find free Internet connection around San Jose. 💻

Pssst… we also have a map to locate the nearest workspace to you. 📍

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📶 Cafe hotspots

Many cafes around SJ will offer free WiFi, or give you the access code if you purchase something. These include (but are not limited to):

Downtown’s public WiFi coverage. | Photo via San Jose Public Library

📶 On-the-go

Downtown WiFi, outdoors only 

Enjoy WiFi coverage in most of Downtown, which spans from City Hall to the SAP center, to the McEnery Convention Center. Connect viaAccess SJ Downtown”.

East Side WiFi, outdoors only

The City of San Jose + East Side Union High School District have partnered to bring WiFi to select areas near the James Lick, Overfelt, Yerba Buena highschools + more. Connect viaFree Public Access East Side”. 

📶 Quiet zones

San Jose Public Library branches, locations vary 

Along with free 24/7 WiFi at nine locations, you can also check out a wireless hotspot to take wherever you need — as well as Chromebooks, iPads, or laptops. Connecting: For the MLK library, select “SJSU_Guest” or “KING_Library_WIFI”; other branches’ WiFi will be available at “SJPL-WiFi” 

Know of any other places that may serve as a good work spot? Let us know or add a location to our Proxi map.