San Carlos Branch Library
Friends of the Library

San Carlos Branch Library
7265 Jackson Dr
San Diego, CA 92119


cool zone When the weather gets too hot, remember that all San Diego Libraries are designated COOL ZONES.  Click on New 2016 Library Hours  for their hours of operation.  Plus, libraries are a great places to start earning rewards toward the 2016 "Read For the Win" Summer Reading Program. Continue Reading >


SC LOGO ll main square JUNE 2016: The County EPA is requiring additional mitigation on the Golfcrest and Jackson corner lot.  For this reason, the majority of the lot will  be closed to overflow parking throughout the month of June and July while mitigation continues.  The funds are available for the City to purchase the lot once the County has accepted the final cleanup report.  In the meantime, we continue to work on the new library's design with Architect David Pfeifer. APRIL  2016: The San Carlos Branch Library Building Committee remains actively involved in all aspects of the planning and building process. At the April... Continue Reading >

NEW Titles Available at the San Carlos Branch Library

IMG_3355 Our librarians make every effort to keep our branch libraries filled with the books you want to read.  Each month, books which have not been checked out for many a day or are outdated or in poor condition, are removed from circulation and replaced with new volumes for your reading pleasure.  Click on Adult Titles March-May, 2016 to see the list of the newest books for adults that have been added to the San Carlos Branch Library's collection. In the San Carlos Branch Library, you can find these books against the wall and to your immediate right as you enter the right... Continue Reading >

Joan Hayes-Prez Sez: Summer, 2016

Joan Hayes We are busy at the San Carlos Branch Library!  Our Friends of the Library sponsored programs are becoming more and more popular.  To mention a few: children’s programs such as the KIDS' SCIENCE Challenge Island are by reservation only!  We had a full house for Scott Farrell, our Shakespeare First Folio speaker. There are more special authors/speakers coming in the next months.  The Summer Reading Program for all ages begins June 15. Read about all of our activities at the  web site which is so competently kept up to date by Sue Hotz, our Publicity Chairperson. With all of this... Continue Reading >