Donations

There are several ways to donate to the Southborough Library. All donations to the library are tax-deductible.

Southborough Library Fund

Southborough Library FundThe Southborough Library Fund is a tax-exempt 501(c)(3) fund under the umbrella of the Community Foundation of North Central Massachusetts.

Donations to the Southborough Library Fund are used for items often outside the library's municipal budget, including any potential capital improvements. You may donate online to the Southborough Library Fund or via mail with a check to:

Southborough Library Fund
P.O. Box 141
Southborough, MA 01772


For more information about the Southborough Library Fund, please see the overview or please contact Margarite Landry via email or phone: 508-736-2754.


The Friends of the Southborough Library

The Friends of the Southborough Library help to fund multiple ongoing projects and services outside the library's municipal budget, including youth programming intiatives and free/reduced passes to local area museums.

You may donate via mail with a check to:

The Friends of the Southborough Library
25 Main Street
Southborough, MA 01772


For more information about The Friends of the Southborough Library, please contact the Friends via email at Friends@southboroughlib.org. 


Material Donations

"Are you accepting book donations?"

As of June 16, 2021, the Southborough Library is not currently accepting book and/or materials donations.  In anticipation of the annual Heritage Day The Friends of the Southborough Library book sale, the library is expecting to begin accepting book donations again on Wednesday, September 1, 2021. 

The library never accepts donations of encyclopedias, dictionaries, or magazines. Material must be in good, readable condition. Material should be free of mildew, mold, and/or water damage. Donated  books/materials is often sold in The Friends of the Southborough Library book sales. All items donated to the library must be physically delivered on-site. Before you drop off items, especially for large donations, please call the library at 508-485-5031.

You can always donate locally to one of our Little Free Library sites at the Southborough Commuter Rail Station, Fayville Park, or the one near the Woodward School playground. There is a map online here: https://littlefreelibrary.org/ourmap/ - just enter the “01772” zip code.

If you have any questions, please contact the Library Director Ryan Donovan at rdonovan@southboroughma.com or please call the library at 508-485-5031.



Wish List

The Southborough Library also maintains a Wish List of potential items for addition to the library here - http://bit.ly/sblib_wishlist