Shoebox Libraries

Designed to provide reading and audio material to people who cannot access a traditional library, small (shoebox-size!) libraries are set up and maintained in various locations throughout the area.

Volunteer to help maintain one of these special libraries.

Shoebox Library locations include:

  • South Knoxville Community Center
  • Morningside Gardens
  • Knox County Detention Center
  • Walter P. Taylor Boys and Girls Club
  • Dr. Lee Williams Senior Center
  • Bridge Refugee Services
  • Hope Central
  • Knoxville Bar Association Committee for Unmet Needs of Children
  • Knox County Health Department
  • Phyllis Wheatley YWCA