Friends of San Carlos Library

A volunteer organization in San Carlos, California
Superheroes
Children used markers, tinfoil, and their imagination at this summer's "Create Your Own Superhero Cape" program.

The Friends of the San Carlos Library is a volunteer organization in San Carlos, CA, dedicated to supporting the activities of the San Carlos Library by hosting author events, sponsoring book sales, and providing community- building activities. Learn more about us.

HELP US MAKE A DIFFERENCE

Monthly Book Sale
Join us on the 3rd Sunday of each month from 1 to 4pm

Book Shop
Open daily in the Library Rotunda with 2,200+ near-new books.

Shop Amazon
Amazon pays the Friends of San Carlos Library a percentage of customer orders referred from our site. So simply Shop Amazon Here! It’s an easy and painless way to help.


Check out our Book Sales
Book sales are the cornerstone of fundraising for the Friends of the Library. We offer gently used books and media for sale through a variety of methods:

Upcoming Events





  • Book Sale; Sun. Dec. 21; 1-4
  • Become a member!
    Become a member of the Friends of the Library. Benefits include sale previews, notices about events, and a quarterly newsletter. Every membership supports the Friends of San Carlos Library and all of our programs and events.

    Become a member