Become a Friend!

As a Friend of the Pima County Public Library, you support your Library and show your commitment to literacy, learning and your community. 

This year the Friends will donate $260,000 to the Library, and over the last ten years the Friends have donated over $2.3 million to the Pima County Public Library to support enhanced programs and services including the Library’s Summer Reading program, author talks and events, and entertaining programs for Library lovers of all ages.

Membership is a terrific way to support your local Library and to be involved in your community. Through your membership:

  • You promote literacy, and a love of reading and learning in our county.
  • You contribute to enhancing free Library programs and services for your community.
  • You enable the Library to offer exciting programs and services.
  • You strengthen our voice as we advocate for the Library.
  • You are associated with one of the most environmentally conscientious organizations in Tucson, recycling all materials in environmentally friendly ways.

For 50 years, members of the Friend of the Pima County Public Library have worked to provide library funding through memberships and by selling books at affordable prices. Join or renew your tax deductible membership to demonstrate how much you value the Pima County Public Library.


Membership Levels


If you would like to mail in your membership payment please print this form and send it to 2230 N. Country Club Rd. Tucson AZ 85716.


In addition to supporting your library, there are additional benefits to becoming a member.

  • You can purchase books at our Members-Only sales the weekend before the Community Sales.
  • For great deals, you can shop at our four ½ price Members’ Sales annually.
  • Memberships are tax-deductible.
  • Lastly, you will be informed about the latest Friends’ news through our newsletters and Annual Meeting.

For information about the Friends of the Pima County Public Library’s finances please see our IRS Form 990. 


Benefits of All Membership Levels

  • The satisfaction of supporting the Pima County Public Library

  • Membership Card

  • Quarterly Newsletter

  • Advance notice of sales & Member Only Sale Day

  • Invitation to Annual General Meeting and other events

BOOKWORM Individual Membership - $20
(100% tax deductible)

BOOK LOVERS Family Membership - $30
(100% tax deductible)

($47 tax deductible)

  • Friends Coffee Mug

($95 tax deductible)

  • Friends Book Bag

($142 tax deductible)

  • Friends Book Bag & Coffee Mug

  • Four consecutive years at Literati level converts to Life Membership

CONSERVATOR - Life Membership age 65 and older - $250
($238 tax deductible)

  • Friends Book Bag & Coffee Mug

  • Recognition as Life Member on Plaque in Sales Building

RESERVE LIST - Life Membership age under 65 - $500
($488 tax deductible)

  • Friends Book Bag & Coffee Mug

  • Recognition as Life Member on Plaque in Book Sale Building

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