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Limited computer and account services now available select days and hours. 

Curbside service now available at all three libraries Monday through Saturday.

New!  In-N-Out Cover to Cover Club: Kids ages 4-12 can earn up to three free hamburgers or cheeseburgers by reading books! Program runs Oct. 3 - Nov. 14. Click on the image to sign up.

New! Youth resources to keep children and teens engaged.

New! Children's Book Recommendations: a selection of both print and digital books. Learn about the library's new contactless curbside service to reserve a time to pick-up holds on library materials.

New! Book Explorers Book Club: A monthly book club, exploring all kinds of books for children in 4th through 6th grade. Register here. 

New! Tween Scene: Sign up to join the all-new Virtual Tween Scene for kids in grades 4-6! Tween Scene is a weekly program of rotating topics such as STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Math), games and a hands-on activity. If you have questions, please use the form below or contact Missy Shaw at missy.shaw@carlsbadca.gov /760-434-2986 or Brandon Tiongison at brandon.tiongison@carlsbadca.gov/760-602-2048. Register here.


Youth Reading Programs

Carlsbad City Library offers reading programs throughout the year using Beanstack. Creating an account is free and easy! Visit the library's Beanstack page at http://carlsbadlibrary.beanstack.org to see what reading programs are currently active.