MONETARY DONATIONS: You may make a monetary donation without becoming a Member via PayPal or Colorado Gives.

DONATING ITEMS: We accept books, audio/visual items (CDs, DVDs, Audiobooks), Video Games and Comics. Please make sure the items are in NEW, GENTLY USED or in VERY GOOD CONDITION only!

Where? There is a drop off location at the north end of the underground parking garage. Shopping carts are provided for your convenience to unload your vehicle.

Please do *not* donate:

  • Poor condition items: dirty, moldy, smelly, falling apart, torn, missing covers, excessive markings/underlines…well, you get the picture
  • Cassettes, homemade music/video recordings
  • Catalogs, phone books, etc.
  • Encyclopedias
  • Reader’s Digest Condensed books


  • We sell books on eBay. Our username is LongmontFriends. Check us out!
  • When you sell items on eBay, you can donate a percentage of your winning bid to us. On the listing form, find the “eBay for Charity” section and select us — LongmontFriends. Click here for all the “Selling to Benefit Nonprofits” info.
  • When you buy items on AmazonSmile, their Foundation will donate 0.5% of the purchase price to us. It’s the same Amazon, same products, same prices, same service. It’s simple: on your first visit to Amazon Smile, simply type our name — Friends of the Longmont Library — in their charitable organization search box. Click here for all the AmazonSmile details.