Friends of the Imperial Beach Branch Library
The Imperial Beach Branch of the San Diego County Library system is located at 810 Imperial Beach Blvd., at the south end of Veterans Park. The county has contracted with T. B. Penick to demolish the nearly 50 year-old library and build a new one on the same site. The new library is more than twice the size of the old one and incorporates the Community Room. A new bookstore operated by the The Friends of the Imperial Beach Branch Library, a 501(c)(3) charitable organization, has sales of used books at bargain prices. The library phone number is 619-424-6981.
Copyright ©2019 FOIBL Updated 190717
Old Library closes - 21 November 2015
Interim Library opens - 23 November 2015
Demolition of old library - January, 2016
Ground breaking of New Library - 20 January, 2016, 10AM
Opening of New Library - April 11, 2017
Grand Opening - April 15, 2017
Monday & Thursday 9:30 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Tuesday & Wednesday 9:30 a.m. – 8:00 p.m.
Friday & Saturday 9:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Used books, movies and audio books are for sale in the new bookstore.
Library entrance on right, bookstore entrance on left:
The New Library celebrates its