Friends of the Library

Friends_4ColorThe Friends of the Boise Public Library is an all-volunteer, 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization that raises funds to benefit the library through a bookstore, seasonal sales and memberships.

The Friends believe that the library is a vital community asset that provides opportunities and access for all residents. Since 1970, the Friends have raised more than $3 million dollars and provided countless volunteer hours for Boise Public Library facilities, programs, staff education, and services.

Learn more about the Friends, including how to donate books and media at, or better yet become a member or a volunteer.  You can also follow the Friends on Facebook.


Contact Us

Phone: (208) 972-8200
Item Renewal by Phone: (208) 972-8980
TTY: 1-800-377-3529

Library Director:  Jessica Dorr

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