HOURS OF OPERATION:  Monday & Tuesday, 11:30 a.m.-8:00 p.m. and Wednesday thru Saturday, 9:30 a.m.-6:00 p.m. San Carlos Branch is closed Sundays. Books & Materials may be returned to all 36 SDPL location book drops, 24 hours/day, 365 days/yr. 

Click on  December 2023   to see all upcoming San Carlos Branch activities, Children’s Trifold Recurring Events 2023 for youth focused events, and on San Diego Public Library Programs & Events Calendar for upcoming  SDPL city-wide in-person and virtual programs.  If registration is required for SDPL activities, click on the event title and scroll down to register  When the Library sponsors or hosts an event it does not constitute an endorsement of the content or the views expressed by the participants.

SAN DIEGO – In an effort to provide access to in-person library services every day of the week, the City of San
Diego Public Library (SDPL) has Sunday hours at 14 of its 36 library locations. The 14 library branches will be open 1 to 5 p.m. on Sundays.

HOLIDAYS: All SDPL are closed on the official City Holidays listed below.

  • Sunday, December 24, 2023 – Christmas Eve  – Library Observed
  • Monday, December 25, 2023 – Christmas Day
  • Sunday, December 31, 2023 – New Year’s Eve – Library Observed
  • Monday, January 1, 2024 – New Years Day