Get Involved

UTA group volunteering at the East Branch in September 2014

Your Time

Get Involved with your library by volunteering! You can volunteer with Arlington Public Library or at the Friends and Foundation of the Arlington Public Library booksales.


Contribute Materials

Used/New Book Donations

The Arlington Public Library and our Friends and Foundation of the Arlington Public Library group gratefully accept donations of books and audiovisual materials in good condition.


Adopt-a-Book lets you donate a book in memoriam or a tribute to a birthday, anniversary, or other special day. Use this donation form to donate.

Amazon Wishlist

The Arlington Public Library has an Amazon Wishlist. The items in the list have been carefully selected by librarians to be added to the Library’s collection for our patrons to enjoy.  If you would like to purchase an item for the Library, please click on the link above and make a selection for purchase.  Unless otherwise instructed, Amazon will be send the purchased items directly to the Library.

Monetary Contribution

Through Friends and Foundation of the Arlington Public Library

There are many different ways you can directly give to your favorite part of the library!

Go to our Capital Campaign pages for more information or download the Capital Campaign form.

Employee Matches

Make your donation go further! Many companies will match their employees’ charitable donations. Please check with your company’s Human Resources representatives to find out if they’ll match your donation to the Friends and Foundation of the Arlington Public Library.

Contact Andi Davis for more information on how your business can help the library.

Contribute by Shopping

When you link your store account to the Arlington Public Library Foundation and shop at Kroger, Tom Thumb, or Amazon, a percentage of the sale will be contributed to the Foundation in support of the Arlington Public Library system!


Sign up for a Community Rewards account and link your Kroger Plus Card to #80744.

Tom Thumb

Enter organization #9158 on this form and turn it in at your Tom Thumb store.


You may purchase items for yourself through the Friends and Foundation of the Arlington Public Library’s Amazon Smile account and Amazon will donate 0.5% of the price of your eligible purchases to the Foundation.