The library accepts material donations of books, videos, CDs, etc. Items not added to the collection will be given to the Friends of the Library book sale. For more information, contact the Registration Desk.

The library accepts monetary donations as well. For more information on donating funds to the library, contact the Administration Department.

For more information, refer to our Donations Policy. Click below to make a credit card donation.

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Friends of the Library

Main Library – Small donations (one bag) should be brought into the library and taken to the Patron Services Desk. Larger donations should be taken to the lower level of the parking garage. Please call first, and we will have someone help you unload your donation.

South Branch – Donations are limited to a maximum of one shopping bag or box of comparable size due to lack of storage space. Please bring larger donations to the Main Library.

The Friends of the Library accepts donations for its book sales, or, click below to make a donation. For more information, refer to their webpage.

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Library Foundation

The Mount Prospect Public Library Foundation is a 501(c)3 organization separate from the library providing funding for special programs and projects otherwise unattainable with tax dollars. The Foundation also manages the library’s endowment fund for future generations.

The Foundation accepts monetary donations, Bequest Gifts through a will or estate plan, and in-kind gifts to be used for Raffle Fundraisers.

For more information, refer to their webpage. Click below to make a donation.