San Carlos Branch Library
Friends of the Library

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

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Used Book Donation Guidelines

  We have resumed accepting your gently used book donations. Please read the book donation guidelines below. Without  your book donations, we would not be able to hold our Monthly First Saturday Used Book Sales, the proceeds of which are donated to the San Carlos Branch Library to purchase new books, equipment, and programs. Because of your book donations and purchases, plus the many hours annually donated by our volunteers, we are able to donate approximately $20,000 annually to our... Continue Reading >

MAY, 2022: New Branch Library Update

Our City Council-member Raul Campillo has notified SCFOL that a "No Further Action" letter  from the Water Quality Control Board, regarding the Golfcrest & Jackson lot, been received by the City of San Diego. Stantec has removed the remediation wells and will be resurfacing the lot. The City holds an "Option to Buy" for this property, and this "No Further Action" notice opens the door for the City to purchase the lot for the library, once notified of its availability. Continue Reading >

JUNE 7: Youth Robotics Team Meeting

  Tuesday, June 7th, 6-7 pm, the Henry Cluster STEMM Foundation is hosting a youth Robotics team interest meeting.  Learn to build a youth Robotics Team. Stop by to meet other parents, learn about school and community team formation, supplies (motors and building kits), internet resources, and see demos of robots by youth participants in different age ranges. Robotics Team Meeting Continue Reading >

MAY: Library Connections

Lifelong Learning at the Library Your monthly San Diego Public Library news brought to you by the Library Foundation SD. READ MORE The San Diego Public Library Foundation is now the Library Foundation SD! Celebrating 20 years of community and innovation, we are the conduit to support the library's life-changing mission. Check out our new website and learn how you can support your library HERE! TAKE ACTION Mayor Gloria’s library-friendly FY23 proposed budget contains no library cuts and includes increases for library materials, security, window washing, replacing outdated public... Continue Reading >