San Carlos Branch Library
Friends of the Library

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

Branch History Category

URGENT: Directions for submitting comments to City Council. Subject: Help fight additional library cuts

Libraries Transform SD Dear Library Supporter, Starting tomorrow, April 30, the City Council will convene as the Budget Review Committee to review the Proposed Fiscal Year 2020 Budget.We hope you can submit a comment for the April 30 (6:00 p.m.) and May 5 (9:00 a.m.) meetings of the Budget Review Committee. The full agendas of the Budget Review Committee can be viewed here. Since this is a new process for accepting public comments, below are instructions:To Submit Electronic CommentsTo submit comments electronically visit the... Continue Reading >

LIBRARY BRANCH CLOSURES: corona virus update

Dear Friends—Yes, we are still here to keep you updated on Library News. There will be no Used Book Sale and all 36 branch libraries will remain closed until further notice. Click on Corona Virus to see the latest corona virus information & updates for the City of San Diego.  Important helpful information during this crisis may also be found at https://211sandiego.org/ I have attached Misty Jones Library Connections (our SDPL Director) recent Newsletter to our website to inform you of the... Continue Reading >

FEBRUARY 22: Robotics Showcase Extravaganza

ROBOTS RULE..... Saturday, February 22: The San Carlos Branch Library  will once again partner with the Henry Cluster STEMM Foundation to host a Robotics Showcase Extravaganza TIME: 10:00 am - 1:00 pm LOCATION:  parking lot located at the corner of Golfcrest & Jackson. Inside the library from 11 a.m. - 1 p.m., there will be interactive robot crafts and activities.  Robotics teams scheduled to show off their robotics expertise include: Patrick Henry Patribots, Pershing Atomic Panthers, City Critters, Dailard Mechanical Dolphins, Pretzel Cats, Wizalos,... Continue Reading >

VIDEO: 40 + year History of San Carlos Branch Library

As part of the 40th Anniversary Celebration, the San Carlos Friends Branch of the Library (SCFOL) interviewed many of the people instrumental in the building, development, and plans for the future of the San Carlos Branch Library.  This video was filmed and edited by Robert Hotz. Contact him at [email protected] or go to his website  RHotz Creative Media. To view, click on San Carlos Branch Library Historic Video for 40th Anniversary Continue Reading >

Meet Linda Dami

Linda Dami Library Assistant II "Hello, my name is Linda Dami and I have lived in San Diego since the age of seven. I grew up mostly in Clairemont, have a BA in Anthropology from UCSD, and currently am in the process of getting my MLIS through SJSU. I have worked for San Diego Public Library for one year and was recently promoted to Library Assistant II when joining the San Carlos branch. For five years, my father and I have... Continue Reading >