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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   Contactless Holds Pickup Service now available at 25 library locations Monday through Saturday from 9:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. (Everyday between the hour of 1 - 2 p.m. the library will be closed for mid-day sanitation break.)

   Our book drops are open at all 36 library locations 24-hours a day, 7 days a week. We are not accepting donations at this time. The Carmel Mountain Ranch Library book drop will be closed on Tuesday, November 10, 2020 for maintenance.

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