Become a member of Friends! Your membership supports San Francisco Public Library programs, events, innovative grants and branch renovations. We also give you great year-round perks, such as bookstore discounts and special member sales! Sign up today!


Make a difference in your community with a gift to Friends of the San Francisco Public Library! It's easy to support programs, services, collections, and branch improvements at the San Francisco Public Library by donating to Friends. Gifts of any size make a difference. There are many ways to contribute to Friends and have a positive impact on your neighborhood and city. Find out how you can help

We have many fun and engaging volunteer opportunities: sell books at our Library Steps Sale, sort items at our Donation Center or flex your admin muscles in our Main Office. NEEDED: Main Library Steps Sales Volunteers & Donation Center Volunteers! Sign up now!