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Library Shop

We are a partnership between the San Diego Public Library Foundation and the Friends of the Library. All proceeds benefit the San Diego Public Library system. We have a carefully curated selection of books, jewelry, children’s merchandise, gifts and art. We support local vendors and artisans whenever possible. Come down and check us out! We are located on the ground floor of the San Diego Central Library @ Joan Λ Irwin Jacobs Common, near the entrance.


October 25, 10 am-1 pm Floral Workshop with Native Poppy. Intimate floral design workshop with local florist Native Poppy. Natalie will share her passion for foraging and creating arrangements that are unique to San Diego. You’ll go home with a beautiful arrangement, vase, and a pair of shears. Light brunch provided. Cost is $75. Only 12 spots available. Please call or visit the shop to reserve your spot.

November 22, 11 am-5 pm Maker’s Arcade Holiday Craft Fair at the Moniker Warehouse in East Village. We will have a booth at the popular local craft fair, Maker’s Arcade. Join us and support local vendors and the public library system while taking care of your holiday shopping!




Phone: (619) 236-5802
Address: 330 Park Blvd. San Diego, CA 92101

Parking is available in the library’s underground lot–two hours free with validation available in the lobby. 


  • Monday Noon – 5:30 pm
  • Tuesday 9:30 am – 5:30 pm
  • Wednesday Noon – 5:30 pm
  • Thursday 9:30 am – 5:30 pm
  • Friday 9:30 am – 5:30 pm
  • Saturday 9:30 am – 2:30 pm
  • Sunday 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm