Friend Your Library

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

Friends of the Mountain View Library proudly supports 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

Donate your used console video games!

Do you have video games your kids have outgrown? Stopped playing last season’s Madden or FIFA? Donate them to us! We gladly accept gently used, still working console games for Xbox, PlayStation, Nintendo Switch and more. Your donation helps support programs at the Mountain View Public Library. Learn more about our donation hours and guidelines.

We can always use more Friends

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