Thank you for your interest in making a donation to Ames Public Library.
- Donate online using a credit card or PayPal.
Celebrate friends and relatives, their birthdays, or other special occasions by making a donation. The Library has a specially printed gift enclosure which you may present to the recipient.
Make a memorial donation in honor of a friend, relative, or valued member of the community. The Library will send an acknowledgement to the family of the individual you are honoring.
Please bring donations of books to Literary Grounds inside of Ames Public Library during open hours. For assistance with larger donations, stop by the Welcome Desk or call Customer Account Services at (515) 239-5646 ext. 2 to arrange a same-day drop off.
For more information, see our Book Donation Guidelines.
For monetary donations, call the Business Office at (515) 239-5646 ext. 6.
For donations of books and other items, call Customer Account Services at (515) 239-5646 ext. 2.