Another renovation of the branch, including a 10,000-square-foot (930 m2
) addition to the original historic structure, was begun on February 14, 2008. The ribbon-cutting ceremony for the newly reopened branch took place at 11:00am on August 29, 2009. The East San Jose Carnegie Library received LEED Silver
certification and the 2010 Citation Award as a Distinguished Building in the adaptive re-use/renovation project category by the Santa Clara Valley Chapter of the American Institute of Architects
The Library features a family learning center, community room, 21 computers, many family-oriented services and special language materials.