Don’t just use the library, be a part of it. The Friends of the Anderson County Library is a nonprofit organization that supports the Anderson County Library System (ACLS) to help promote the growth, development, and the greatest possible use of this institution. Membership is open to everyone.
There are many ways to contribute:
- $5 Student
- $15 Individual
- $25 Family
- $50 Patron
- $100 Benefactor
Your membership dues, at whatever level, are vital to our organization and to our library in helping to provide financial support for programs and materials that benefit patrons of all ages. In return, you’ll receive discounts at local businesses and advance notice of special Friends programs.
For more information about how you can be involved in the Friends of the Anderson County Library, please contact the Friends’ office at (864) 260-4500 x107 or contact the Community Services coordinator.
The Anderson County Library enriches every facet of our community. It is the intellectual center supporting everyone with tools, knowledge and resources critical for education, entertainment, and research. The library provides a place to gather, collaborate, and share knowledge.
Gifts of many types can help the Library meet its mission in support of the our community. Gifts to the Library provide flexible support for expanded access to books, magazines, eBooks and eAudiobooks, databases, programs and more. It supports the technology and tools necessary to enrich the learning and research environment.
We always welcome used books and media items. The library gratefully accepts donations of the following items in good condition:
- Audiobooks on CD
- Music CDs
Donations may be dropped off at the Main Library or any branch library’s front desk.
If you wish to donate a new book or books for the Main Library or a branch library in memory or in honor of an individual, please contact the Community Services coordinator. Bookplates are placed in each donated volume. We’ll send you an acknowledgment letter for your gift, and we’ll notify your honoree or designated family member of your thoughtfulness.
For more information, please consult the Donations and Gifts Policy.