San Carlos Branch Library
Friends of the Library

San Carlos Branch Library
619-527-3430
7265 Jackson Dr
San Diego, CA 92119

Book Clubs Category

Library Shop: Upcoming Events

The Library Shop is not just a well-curated gift and book shop.  It's also another great way to support your Branch Library and the entire SDPL system.  All proceeds help to fund the Library programs you've read about in this newsletter. Shop online. BROUSE OUR INVENTORY,  or visit us in person — the Shop is open Monday - Saturday from 11 am to 6 pm in the downtown Central Library @ Joan ? Irwin Jacobs Common. $5.95 Flat Rate Shipping... Continue Reading >

The Rebellious Miss Breed: SDPL and the Japanese American Incarceration

This fall, the Library is hosting a variety of weekly programs reflecting on Japanese American experiences during and post-World War II.  LEARN MORE about this SDPL project and REGISTER for the upcoming programs (all age groups welcome, films, authors, & survivor talks) that will be presented  September 2021 - January 2022, covering "The Rebellious Miss Breed and the Japanese American Incarcerations." Call to Serve: Clara E. Breed & the Japanese American Incarceration & the WW-II Japanese American Incarceration Camp Replica will be... Continue Reading >

Library Cards for Digital Access

The Library is offering a new Digital Library Card. If you don't currently have a Library Card, you can now sign up for a Digital Library Card to access eLibrary resources. With a Digital Library Card you can download digital materials (such as ebooks, eaudiobooks and digital magazines), use electronic databases, take online classes, and much more. Customers may convert their digital library card into a permanent physical library card by contacting any of the Pickup Service Locations. Apply for a Digital Library Card... Continue Reading >

2021: One-Book, One- San Diego

  The wait is over! KPBS and their community partners are excited to announce the 2021, One Book, One San Diego selections.  The choices focus on disability civil rights, experiences and inclusion. - “Being Heumann: An Unrepentant Memoir of a Disability Rights Activist” by Judith Heumann and Kristen Joiner (Adult reader category) - “All the Way to the Top” by Annette Bay Pimentel and illustrated by Nabi Ali with foreword by Jennifer Keelan-Chaffins (Kids category) - “When Stars Are Scattered” by Victoria Jamieson... Continue Reading >