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× For your safety and the safety of our employees, all SDCL buildings remain temporarily closed.
Due dates will be extended until we reopen.
Door-side service is now available at selected branches by appointment only.

Frequently Asked Questions

Will the library remain open?

Under the guidance of the California Department of Public Health and San Diego County's Public Health Officer, all San Diego County Library buildings are closed.

Can I still borrow materials from libraries?

You may get an eLibrary card at and access ebooks and emagazines through our eLibrary.

How can I get free WiFi?

WiFi service is still accessible from the perimeter of the library.

Why can't I order Link+ or inter-library loan materials?

SD Circuit, Link+ and inter-library loaning libraries have suspended services due to COVID-19 concerns.

Am I still able to return materials?

No. Please keep the items you have checked out until your local branch library re-opens.

Will I have fines during branch closures?

No, materials have had due dates extended to prevent fines.

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