San Carlos Branch Library
Friends of the Library

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

Book Sales Category

Celebrate Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month

Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders have a rich heritage thousands of years old and have both shaped the history of the United States and have had a huge cultural impact here in San Diego. The Library Shop has put together a Shop curated reading list featuring some of the best books of the last few years written by Asian Americans or Pacific Islanders. Check out our curated list and purchase directly from our Bookshop.org site and 30% of your purchase... Continue Reading >

April-May: LIBRARY SHOP NEWS

Welcome to the Library Shop’s new and ever-changing version of  normal.  We are currently CLOSED to walk-ins but everything in Shop is now online! / $4.95 Flat Rate Shipping! / Free Local Delivery! (15 mile radius for deliveries, deliveries made on MONDAYS, WEDNESDAYS & FRIDAYS ONLY.)    >Browse Our Inventory Odi's Library Day – A Children's book, is now available Did you know the San Diego Public Library has written and published its own children's book? Written by Hunter Hackett and illustrated... Continue Reading >

LIBRARY CLOSURES: COVID-19 update

Dear Friends—Yes, we are still here to keep you updated on Library News. 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/ We will continue  to provide updates as they become available. SCFOL thanks all who have continued to send in their annual membership renewals, joined for the first time, or sent in their special donations. We wish the... Continue Reading >

CANCELED Friends of the Library-Members-only Used Book PRE-Sale

Membership Benefit: Most hard back books purchased at Friday Pre-sales are now only  $1.  Sign up to become or renew your SCFOL Membership at our Book Sales.  From 1:30 - 3:30 p.m. on the Friday afternoon before  our First Saturday of the month Used Book Sales, in the Winer Family Community Room & Art Gallery of the  San Carlos Branch Library,  Friends of the Library MEMBERS ONLY will be able to purchase fiction and media materials. This is our way of... Continue Reading >

CANCELED SCFOL Used Book Sale

The biggest and best used book sale is at the San Carlos Branch Library on the first Saturday OF EVERY MONTH, from 9:30-3:00.    Fiction can be found in the Community Room, non-fiction books are outside. Every month, approximately 500-600 boxes, containing about 20-25 books each (that's 10,000-15,000 titles), are available for your  reading  pleasure. In 2016, we offered about about 100,000 titles during the year. Every month, 50% of the  fiction titles and 60% of the non-fiction are first... Continue Reading >