Get Involved

UTA group volunteering at the East Branch in September 2014

Contribute
Your Time

Get Involved with your library by volunteering! You can volunteer with Arlington Public Library or with our Friends of the Arlington Public Library group. Various volunteer opportunities await!

Volunteer

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Contribute Materials

Used/New Book Donations

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

Adopt-a-Book

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

Monetary Contribution

Through Arlington Public Library Foundation

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

Our capital campaign for our new Central Library is now active! Go to our Dream: Central pages for more information or download the Capital Campaign form. Other ways to donate:

General Donation | Collection Materials |eBooks | Summer Reading Club | North Texas Giving Day | Book It For Literacy 5K

Through City of Arlington

Donations are appreciated and funds will be used to enhance the library services provided to the public. Remember or honor someone special by putting their name on a gift that will serve Arlington for years to come.

Other ways to Donate

Planned Giving to APLF
Did you grow up with the Library? Do you use your local branch? If so, help ensure APL remains a vital civic asset for future generations.

Corporate Sponsorships
Support programs that serve some of Arlington’s most vulnerable groups.

Employee Matches
Match employees’ gifts.

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!

Kroger

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.

Amazon

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