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

Library Services Category

MatchBook – Ignite Your Love of Reading!

        Did you just finish reading a book and are not sure what to read next? No problem, WE CAN HELP! Get a personalized list of reading recommendations prepared for you by a San Diego Public Library staff member (one is our own Ms. Erin) with knowledge in multiple subjects. Unlike Amazon or Goodreads, your recommended list will be prepared by people and not by machine algorithms. Be forewarned that some of the choices may be quirky, adventurous, whimsical, or all the... Continue Reading >

Reference Services are Available

Can I call the library for help/reference services?  Yes, library staff can answer phone calls Monday through Friday from 9:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. (Everyday between the hour of 1 - 2 p.m. the library will be closed for mid-day sanitation break.) You may call our general number at 619-236-5800 or your local branch. You may also submit your question via the Library’s website or email us directly at [email protected] with reference questions, questions about services or your account. Light Reference and Reader's Advisory are also available at twelve In-Person... Continue Reading >

Distance Learning Center

For parents and caregivers who are educating their children--either via distance learning or homeschooling--we have curated a list of free, well-established academic resources on a variety of subjects. Resources are broken down first by grade level, and then by subject. Click HERE Continue Reading >

Digital Resource Spotlight: Brainfuse HelpNow

Need homework help, but can't attend a Do Your Homework @ the Library session? Look no further than the Library's free database, Brainfuse HelpNow HelpNow, which provides tutoring for elementary, middle school, high school, college, and even adult education. Expert tutors are on hand to provide live online help or assist with just a quick question. Tutoring is available in English and Spanish. Find Brainfuse HelpNow and other databases on our Library's eLibrary page and sign in with your Library card. Continue Reading >