Support the Library

Donate Money

Monetary donations to the library are always appreciated and go toward the purchase of new materials for the collection.  Upon request, any donation of $100 or more may be designated for a specific purpose. All donations can be made out to and sent to the following address:

Washoe County Library System
Attn:  Development
PO Box 2151
Reno, NV  89505

If you have questions, please feel free to contact the Development Officer, Jennifer Oliver, at 775.327.8360 or


Become a Friend - your membership helps fund programs, equipment, technology, and materials for the library.

Donate Time

Volunteer at Washoe County Library System
Provide a valuable service to the community while using your talents, learning new skills, and meeting great people.  Click the preceding link to view a list of volunteer duties and to submit a volunteer application.

 Become a Friend of Washoe County Library - Assist with donated materials or at the next used book sale.


Donate Materials

WCLS wishlistPurchase a title from WCLS's Amazon Wish List and it ships directly to the library. 

Donate Gently Used Books and Media - Bring materials in good condition to the Friends on S. Virginia St. or at an open library branch.  Click for more information on donating materials.

We appreciate your donations!  These items strengthen our libraries and help us raise needed dollars.