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All library locations will be closed on Monday, July 4th in observance of Independence Day.

Volunteer & Donate

Monetary Offerings 
It’s easy and secure to donate to The Houston Public Library Foundation via the web or by mail at:
          Houston Public Library Foundation
          500 McKinney St.
          Houston, TX 77002

Archival Donation Request 
Let us know if you have photos, scrapbooks, or other historically significant materials to donate to our special collections libraries.

Book Donations 
New and gently used books are accepted at the HPL Foundation and at any of our Neighborhood Library locations.


Have an Idea

Present a program or idea that you want to offer at our library. Start with the application today! Programs are planned and booked at least 6 months in advance; please refer to program application deadlines.

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