San Carlos Branch Library
Friends of the Library

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

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AUGUST-NEW Titles Available at the San Carlos Branch Library

Our librarians make every effort to keep our branch library 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  Each month, books which have not been checked out for many a day or are outdated or in poor condition, are removed from circulation and replaced with new volumes for your reading pleasure.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  New Adult Titles-January - August  to see the list of new Adult books, and  New Youth-Titles - January - August   to see the newest Youth books that have... Continue Reading >

Get a Library Card for Digital Access During Library Card Sign-Up Month

It's Library Card Sign-Up Month and 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... Continue Reading >

The San Diego Public Library System

San Diego Public Library  will take you to the SDPL website.  There you will find information about the 36 branch libraries in the City of San Diego: their location, hours of operation, and a Calendar of events taking place at each of the branches.  Currently, due to COVID-19, all branches are closed, but books may be ordered, and picked up  using our Contactless Pickup Service.  Clink on e-book collection for books and materials available in our e-book collection. You must... Continue Reading >

Farewell to Overdue Fines

Overdue Materials Policy: Beginning July 1, 2018, the San Diego Public Library is no longer charging users a daily overdue fee for items returned late. Under this new policy, items can be checked out for their standard loan period and, if eligible, renewed up to five times. Library cardholders are responsible for returning or renewing items to prevent their library card from being blocked or barred. Here are some important numbers to remember when checking out Library materials  under the new... Continue Reading >

How to Request Books that are not in our Inventory……….

Is there a book you have been looking for but is not a title currently available in our inventory?  It may be  available from the consortium catalog. The San Diego Circuit Member Libraries are: California State University at  San Marcos, San Diego County Library, San Diego Public Library, San Diego State University,  University of California at San Diego, and the University of San Diego.  Click on Circuit SD  for information on how you can obtain books from these member circuit libraries. Use InterLibrary... Continue Reading >