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Search our holdings by subject, title, author and more. Read and review books and see what’s available for check out. Then come to the library to check out your materials!

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The Library is staffed Tuesdays and Thursdays from 10:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.
If you wish to use the Library at other times, or for additional information, please contact Anna Newton, Beth Israel Librarian at 858-535-1111, ext. 2569. Checkout is available on the honor system and instructions for checkout are indicated at the front desk.

Brody Library on the Move with New Mobile BookCart

Louise Cart SmallWE HAVE BEGUN…a new chapter at the Sophie & Arthur Brody Library: the Library Mobile BookCart will be at the weekly Torah Study and Saturday Minyan service, filled with a cross sampling of books from the Library for members to browse through and check out. There will be selections from fiction and biographies to cookbooks and various non-fiction, as well as religious texts. The BookCart will be staffed by volunteers. Please stop by and browse. You also have the opportunity to be a BookCart volunteer for a Saturday morning. The time schedule is this: 8:ish – 8:30; 9:45 – 10:00; 11:30 – 12:noon. Contact Louise Winheld, Library volunteer coordinator at

Brody Library Receives National Accreditation

We are pleased to announce that the Sophie & Arthur Brody Library has just received its renewed accreditation from the national Association of Jewish Libraries. The Certificate of Accreditation will be on display in the library after the annual AJL conference in June, 2014.