Book Sales Category
From 1:30 - 3:30 p.m. on the Friday afternoon before our First Saturday of the month Used Book Sales, in the Winer Family Community Room & Art Gallery of the San Carlos Branch Library, Friends of the Library MEMBERS ONLY will be able to purchase fiction and media materials. This is our way of thanking our SCFOL members for their support of the San Carlos Branch Library. There's lots more elbow room to shop, and a chance to visit... Continue Reading >
The biggest and best used book sale ever is at the San Carlos Branch Library on the first Saturday OF EVERY MONTH, from 9:30-3:00. Fiction is in the Community Room, non-fiction outside. We keep restocking all day long. Every month, approximately 500-600 boxes, containing about 20-25 books each (that's 10,000-15,000 titles), are available for your pleasure reading. In 2015, we offered about about 100,000 titles during the year. Every month 49% of the available fiction and 59% of the... Continue Reading >
The Library Shop is located on the ground floor of the Downtown Central Library and is supported by the Friends of the San Diego Public Library (FSDPL).
Children's Book Coupon: For the entire month of March, the Library Shop is offering a special discount on all of their children's books: 20% off the entire category! Just mention this email at the register or use online coupon code MAR20. They have lots of great Spring-centric titles in stock, from classics like the... Continue Reading >
Do you remember that favorite book that your Mom read to you? Wish you could read it to your kids or grand-kids? Did you discard a favorite book during your last move? We may have found it. From time to time, SCFOL acquires early editions, rare books, and gently used special books through the generous donation of supporters of the San Carlos Branch Library. Our book donation sorters comb the internet for comparable editions. This requires hours of volunteer work. Following their... Continue Reading >
As the plans for Downtown Central Library were being developed, space was set aside for a Library Gift/Book Shop to be located on site. The Library Shop is a non-profit book & gift store located in the courtyard of the Downtown Central Library sponsored by the Friends of the Public Library and the San Diego Public Library Foundation. It features a wide selection of well-curated books, gifts, cards, jewelry, and more. Proceeds support all 36 San Diego Public Libraries. Come... Continue Reading >