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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Spring into Reading

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Put some spring in your step and get reading! Log the books you read and complete the fun at-home activities to collect digital badges! How many digital badges can you earn? Ready, set, bloom!

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Program Details

  • Online sign-ups begin March 19th
  • Program runs March 19th - April 30th
  • For readers of all ages

Reading Resources

Looking for books to read at home? Visit the eLibrary to view all of our options! Our CloudLibrary app, which can be downloaded to your phone or tablet, is a great place to start! Have your San Diego Public Library card handy, which begins with the digits 01336. Don't have a library card? Apply for a card here and use your temporary card number and password to login and access eLibrary.
And remember, all reading counts! For example, listening to audiobooks and watching story times online are great ways to complete your reading log.
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A literacy resource that pairs classic video storybooks with related nonfiction eBooks from Scholastic to build a love of reading and learning.
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cloudLibrary allows you to borrow and read a wide array of eBooks from the San Diego Public Library for free.
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RBdigital has the largest collection of digital audiobooks; including exclusive content from Recorded Books; as well as titles from all major publishers.
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Find fiction titles for classroom use or reading including picture books; children's chapter books; and young adult titles.
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Guide to suggested reading for all ages with reviews and other features.

Activity Resources for Families

  • PBSKids.org - educational games and videos from Curious George, Wild Kratts and other PBS Shows.
  • 0-5 STEM activities from the SD STEM Ecosystem.
  • Kids.scholastic.com - Scholastic Homebase is your destination for characters, games, stories, and your fellow fans.
  • Lakeshore Free Resources - More than 1000 free resources for the classroom and home. 
  • National Geographic Kids - Find amazing facts about animals, science, history and geography, along with fun competitions, games and more.

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For other questions or concerns email weblibrary@sandiego.gov