Library System Closure
Event and Program Cancellations
Under the guidance of the California Department of Public Health and the San Diego County's Public Health Officer,
all branches, including the Central Library, of the San Diego Public Library are closed to the public until further notice.
All programming and events, including but not limited to all Chapters of the Friends of the San Diego Public Library programming and events,
have been postponed or canceled during this time.
Online library services, including ebook checkout, are available to the public as are contactless book pickup and book returns.
Please go to the San Diego Public Library website
(==> click here <==) for the most recent official update to the library closure policy.
For updates regarding this closure or any questions about anticipated future events at a specific branch library,
please call or email that specific branch directly.
Contact information (phone number and email address) may be found on the "Chapters" page of this website.
(==> click here <==) to read the City's official notice of closure which pertains to all San Diego libraries, pools, and recreation centers.
Please be aware that changes may occur at a moment's notice.
When library service resumes, it is suggested that patrons call or email the library branch at which a program or event is scheduled to be held
on the day of a publicized event to find out whether or not that specific event will be held.
We will endeavor to update this announcement as we become aware of any closure changes.