San Carlos Branch Library
Friends of the Library

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

Library Services Category

Limited In-Person Library Services Begin

 The San Carlos Branch Library is NOT INCLUDED in this round of the limited in-person openings.  However, beginning Saturday, October 3, twelve libraries will reopen for limited in-person services. Click HERE to see the list of the branches, hours of operation, limited services available, and visiting guidelines/rules of conduct for library patrons. Continue Reading >

Do Your Homework @ the Library

Got Homework? We've got help! The Do Your Homework @ the Library program is part of Mayor Faulconer's One San Diego plan to re-establish the City's libraries as centers for learning and civic engagement. The program includes: Free access to paid Coaches and caring volunteers who are available to help K-8 students with their homework assignments; Free access to school supplies and materials; and Free access to computers, online research tools, and other digital resources available at the library. 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 >

2020 Short Story Winners

Winners of the Library's 2020 Short Story Contest have been announced. Part of the Local Authors Program, the contest shines a light on talented local writers. This year's winners are: 1st Place: “Right Now”, by Carl Snow2nd Place: “Cherry Pink and Apple Blossom White”, by David Hogan3rd Place: “Shackled to the Basement Wall”, by Cheyanne NelsonHonorable Mention: “Brilliant Blaze”, by Maddy Cowee Thank you to our Short Story Contest judges for their investment of time and talent. Visit HERE to read the winning stories and hear virtual... 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 >