The San Diego County Philatelic Library is one of only 8 institutions in the United States dedicated to philately. The library has over 15,000 items including books, monographs, catalogs, collections and periodicals for researchers to browse. On this web site one may search for items to be viewed in person. Since its inception the Library has moved about the county recently settling in an industrial park at 12675 Danielson Court Suite #413; Poway, California (learn more). In addition to serving as a library it provides a venue for philatelists to discuss the hobby, hold stamp club meets and participate in auctions.
As a an IRS designated 501-C(3) non-profit charity the Library operates through cash and stamp collection donations. Library members break down donated collections for sale to: dealers, auctions, its eBay store, and the sites web Store. Please browse this site to learn more about the Library and local philatelic events. Even better pay us a visit and enhance your knowledge of philately.