Get Involved

Friends of the Library depends on the involvement and support of people at many different levels—people just like you who are committed to fostering a love of libraries, books, and reading in the Knox County area. Get involved now by choosing one or more of the following ways to help Friends in its ongoing support of the Knox County Public Library System!

Join Friends. There’s a membership level for every budget!

Volunteer to help with one or more of the ongoing activities or special events in which Friends is involved throughout the year.

Donate to Friends. Your monetary gifts provide crucial support for programs and events for all ages.

Advocate for the Knox County Public Library System by making government officials aware of your support both at public meetings and through direct communication and by sharing news and information with your colleagues and friends.

Photo Credit: Mascot Branch manager Ralph McGee gets a visit from Elnora Williams on Staff Appreciation Day. 2011. Photographer: Erven Williams