Under the guidance of the CA Department of Public Health and San Diego County’s Public Health Officer, 12 San Diego Public Library locations are open for limited in-person services Monday – Saturday, 9:30 am to 5:30 pm and will be closed from 1-2 pm for cleaning.  Online library servicesContactless Holds Pickup, and all book drops are available to the public. Find specific information on operations.


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The San Diego Public Library Virtual Hub is a Facebook group where Library Staff and partnering organizations offer daily virtual programs for all ages including: read alouds, crafts & DIY, booktalks, and more! Access to our library buildings is very limited, but the fun never stops in our virtual club. Join and get access to our growing collection of videos and resources.

Virtual Hub Schedule


10 a.m. SDPL Dance Pants Party | Children

5 p.m. Cooking Around the World | 1st & 5th Monday | Adults

5 p.m. Behind the Desk - Recommended Reads from the U-T | 2nd Monday | Adults

5 p.m. Date with Dewey | 3rd Monday | Adults

5 p.m. Sustainable at Home | 4th Monday | Adults


10 a.m. STEM Stories | Children

2 p.m. Art of Cartooning | Children

5 p.m. Create! Crafts for Adults | Adults


10 a.m. Preschool Storytime | Children

4 p.m. Teen Book Talks | 1st & 3rd Wednesday | Teens

4 p.m. Rem's Creations - Take & Make Crafts | 2nd Wednesday | Teens

4 p.m. Create! Crafts for Teens | 4th Wednesday | Teens

5 p.m. Read More with Trevor | Adults

6 p.m. Talk Series Presented by San Diego Oasis | 3rd Wednesday | Adults


10 a.m. Toddler Storytime | Children

3:30 p.m. Special Guest Performers | Children

2:30 p.m. Health Talks Presented by San Diego Oasis | 3rd Thursday | Adults

5 p.m. Adult Book Talks | Adults


10 a.m. Bilingual Storytime | Children

1 p.m. Fitness Fridays: Yoga for Teens | Teens


10 a.m. Preschool Storytime | Children

12 p.m. Children's Book Talks | Children


10 a.m. Create! Crafts for Kids| Children

9 a.m. Gratitude Meditation | 1st & 3rd Sunday | Adults

9 a.m. Gentle Yoga | 2nd & 4th Sunday | Adults

Reading Resources

Book Connections logo
Personalize and enjoy digital connections to books for kids and teens.
Bookflix logo
A literacy resource that pairs classic video storybooks with related nonfiction eBooks from Scholastic to build a love of reading and learning.
cloudLibrary logo
cloudLibrary allows you to borrow and read a wide array of eBooks from the San Diego Public Library for free.
Comic Plus logo
A collection of more than 20,000 digital comics that are always available. The collection includes popular titles for all ages, such as Avatar: the Last Airbender, and award-winning nonfiction like March and They Called Us Enemy. Video Tutorial: Navigating ComicsPlus
NoveList logo
Find fiction titles for classroom use or reading including picture books; children's chapter books; and young adult titles.
NoveList logo
Guide to suggested reading for all ages with reviews and other features.