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Friends of the Library

Do you love the library? Do you want to help make the library a better place? Become a Friend of the Library! Your donation will purchase new books and media and sponsor popular programs like Reading Rendezvous and Live at the Library.

Click here for Friends of the Library.

Anchorage Library Foundation

Believing that free public libraries are essential to our community, the Foundation promotes, funds, and supports the long-term vitality of the Anchorage Public Library. Your donation will support new library projects, such as Teen Underground and the upcoming Loussac renovation.

Click here for the Anchorage Library Foundation.


Volunteers are the heart of the Library! Positions are available at all locations and include assisting with youth programs, clerical work, book sales, special events and other projects.

Click here to learn more and apply online.

Speak Up!

Do you love your library? Do you want to share your library love with decision makers and community leaders?

Click here to learn how to speak up for your library.

Donate Books and Media

The Library accepts donations of like-new materials. The library is especially interested in donations of hardcover bestselling titles and authors in both fiction and nonfiction, picture books, juvenile and teen series and DVDs.

Click here to learn how to make a book donation.