Friend Your Library

The only thing better than a good friend and a good book is having more of them.

We proudly support the Mountain View Public Library through used book sales, volunteering and the operation of the Lobby Shop. But of course, we’re so much more.   Learn More

Help us get 50 for 50

To celebrate our 50th Anniversary, we want 50 new Friends to volunteer with us! If you’ve got some free time to help a great cause, join us.



Help in the Lobby Shop, process donations or work at a Book Sale



Give money, books or media to a great cause



Buy online, check out a book sale or visit the Lobby Shop


Friends by the Numbers 2023


Donated to fund Library programs and materials


People participated in Friends’ sponsored programs


New books or media purchased for the Library

What’s New

Join or renew your membership today!

Your membership helps fund programs at the Mountain View Public Library. Plus, it comes with great perks — early access to Book Sales, 10% off in-store purchases at the Mountain View Books Inc., and more! Consider upgrading to a $50 contributing membership for our 50th Anniversary to do even more for the Library. Join or Renew today!

2024 Book Sale Dates

Mark your calendars for our 2024 Book Sales: August 10-11 | November 2-3.

Want to volunteer at a Book Sale? Email us!

We can always use more Friends

Buy a membership to show your support for the Library and get some great perks!