Lakeside Friends of the Library
9839 Vine Street
Lakeside, CA 92040
NEW COVID-19 LIBRARY UPDATE....effective February 1, 2021, the San Diego County Libraries will be providing in person service on Mondays, Tuesdays and Wednesdays from 10:00 am to 12:30 pm and from 1:30 pm to 4:00 pm. They will be closed from 12:30 to 1:30 for sanitation purposes. You are welcome to browse and check-out books, pick-up your holds, use our computers (we have four desktops and two laptops available), get a library card, and speak with Library Staff.
The library will be open for walk-up only/pickup of requested library materials at all branches on Mondays and Fridays 10:00 am to 4:00 pm. On these days you walk up to the table set up at our front door and scan your card. Library staff retrieves your items, checks them out to you, and then pushes them across a six-foot table for you to take home. There is no sanitation break on these days.
Please wear a mask on all days!
Starting on Tuesday, June 15th all County Libraries will be open for In-Person services Monday - Friday, 10:00 am – 4:00 pm!
- We will NOT close for a sanitation break – our amazing janitorial staff will still come to sanitize and clean three times per day (morning, afternoon, evening).
- We will end the 25% occupancy limit
- We will end the quarantining of library materials
- Friends of the Library book sales will resume!
- Mask guidance:
- We will follow whatever the County guidelines state. We ask that you please be kind and patient with us. THANK YOU!
The Library has an extensive Digital Library available at sdcl.org and new customers can get a digital library card on our website.
Customers can place new requests on www.sdcl.org or by calling the library, and they will receive a notification by email, phone, or mail when their materials are ready for pickup. No appointment will be necessary for customers to pick up their materials. New customers can also sign up for a library card at our walk-up service table during walk-up hours.
For more information on our libraries visit: https://www.sdcl.org
For more San Diego County information on the Corona Virus visit: https://www.sandiegocounty.gov/coronavirus.html
May 2020 –
Corona virus Shutdown
WE miss you!
Lakeside Friends of the Library meets the second Wednesday of the month at 6:00 p.m., at the Lakeside library. All members are welcome to attend.
The Lakeside Friends of the Library strives to encourage literacy, lifelong learning, and the love of reading throughout our diverse community. The purpose is to build and maintain an association of persons interested in the library, its services, facilities, and needs. We seek to enhance the library’s resources, increase the community’s access to information and knowledge, and provide a vibrant cultural gathering place. We are a volunteer-based, non-profit organization 501(C)(3) who believes that a vital and attractive library is essential to our community.