Donate to the Endowment
A gift to the Endowment Trust is a gift that will continue to grow, ensuring that generations to come will have a public library they can depend on for entertainment and the information they need.
Donate to Materials
The Metropolitan Library System of Oklahoma County encourages gifts of books, periodicals, records, videos, cassettes, CDs and other materials which will be useful to the MLS and which will increase the scope of its collections. Books can be dropped off at any library.
Donate to the Oklahoma Collection
Are you a shutterbug? Was your sister born with a camera in her hand? Did Aunt Sally meticulously keep a journal everyday of her life? Did you love Uncle Billy's stories so much you finally got them down on tape? If so, you or your family may have some historical treasures of interest to the Metropolitan Library System's Oklahoma Collection.
Donate Your Time
In addition to helping with the Friends’ Book Sale and Summer at the Library, there are lots of other opportunities to give time to the library. Call us to find out how. (405) 606-3762.
Have you recently donated materials to the Metropolitan Library System and would like a tax receipt? If so, please fill out our online receipt form.
Overview of Gift Books and Materials Policy: The Metropolitan Library System of Oklahoma County encourages gifts of books, periodicals, records, videos, cassettes, CDs, and other materials which will be useful to the MLS and which will increase the scope of its collections. No materials will be accessioned as gifts that would be approved for inclusion through normal selection procedures. All gifts are considered permanent and cannot be returned. The MLS generally cannot accept gifts with specific stipulations, such as keeping a private library intact as a collection. Estimates of fair market value for income tax purpose are responsibility of the donor.