Friends of the College-Rolando Library 
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The Friends of the College-Rolando Library • 6600 Montezuma Road, San Diego, CA, 92115  •  phone (619) 533-3902

Alice's Adventures in Wonderland (1865); illustrated by John Tenniel

Library Hours

  • Monday: 9:30am–6:00pm
  • Tuesday: 11:30am–8:00pm
  • Wednesday: 11:30am–8:00pm
  • Thursday: 9:30am–6:00pm
  • Friday: 9:30am–6:00pm
  • Saturday: 9:30am–6:00pm
  • Sunday Closed

The library will be closed on Thursday Nov 23rd for Thanksgiving.

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Upcoming Events

  • Nov 20 Middle School Monday 4p
  • Nov 20 Signing Storytime 12p
  • Nov 21 Know the Ten Signs 6p
  • Nov 21 Lego Lab 3:30p
  • Nov 22 Dance to EvOLvE 11:30a
  • Nov 22 Library hours 9:30a-6:00p
  • Nov 23 Library Closed
  • Nov 24 Movie @ Your Library 3:30p
  • Nov 24 Preschool Storytime 10:30a
  • Nov 25 Adult Yoga 9:30a
  • more
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C-R Happenings Newsletter (PDF)

Friends Meeting Dates 2017-2018

  • Tue Oct 25, 4:30 pm
  • Tue Jan 31, 4:30 pm
  • Tue Mar 28, 4:30 pm
  • Tue Jun 06, 4:30 pm
  • Tue Aug 29, 4:30 pm
  • Tue Nov 14, 4:30 pm

Support Your Local Library! Join the Friends of the College-Rolando Branch Library

Membership application (PDF)

College-Rolando Library parking lot access

  • Head east on Montezuma Road;
  • take College Avenue east to 67th Street;
  • turn left on Mohawk Street.

Book Club

See all the 2017 Book Club selections

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Family Story Time

Every Friday at 10:30 am, Children's Area.

Followed by children's yoga on the 1st and 3rd Fridays in the Community Room.

Eric Carle's Hungry Caterpillar, Preschool Story Time at the library.

Check out Circulating Passes to local museums

The Museum of Man joins the New Children's Museum and the San Diego Museum of Art in providing complimentary passes that can be checked out on your library card.

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Book Sales

Our Friends Room has moved closer to you. See our new bookshelves in the foyer at the east parking lot entrance! Find what you've been looking for – discover new favorites – every day.

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Lego Play Lab

Every Tuesday 3:30 - 4:30 pm Grades K-5

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Every 2nd and 4th Saturday at 9:30 am

No reservation required. Just bring a yoga mat or towel and wear comfortable clothing.


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Check your account, search the catalog, place holds or check request status. Download ebooks and audiobooks.

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The Circuit

The San Diego Public Library belongs to the Circuit, a consortium of local public and university libraries.

When an item is unavailable in our collection, you may be able to borrow it through the Circuit free of charge.

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College-Rolando Library

  • Sara King, Head Librarian
  • Haley Zamora, Youth Services Librarian
  • Leonardo De La Cruz, Library Clerk
  • Jens Trischkat, Library Clerk
  • Jeff Garthaus
  • Thuy Huynh
  • Rachel Johnson
  • Cheryl Neumann
  • Danny Villanueva

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