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Bond Election: Vote on November 8, 2016

Meridian Library Bond Election: Vote on November 8


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Donation Guidelines

The library welcomes cash donations and donations of certain library materials:

  • like-new fiction paperbacks and hardbacks, 2007 or newer,
  • classics,
  • like-new children's fiction, nonfiction,
  • like-new DVDs and CDs for all ages.

We cannot accept donations of the following items:

  • textbooks,
  • encyclopedias,
  • VHS cassettes,
  • cassette tapes,
  • magazines.

All donated items become the property of the library and will be reviewed for inclusion in the collection. Items not added to the collection will be sold in the Friends of Meridian Library quarterly book sales.

Donors may obtain a receipt from the library for tax purposes

All CASH donations qualify for the Idaho Public Library Contribution Tax Credit. 

Donations may be dropped off at any location during normal business hours.

Support the Library

Monetary Gift

Your cash gift will help the library improve and expand its collections and support new and continuing programs for literacy and life-long learning.

Designated Gift

You may choose a specific purpose and location for your gift. For example, you may designate the purchase of large-print books for your local branch library or choose children's titles for Main Library.

Memorial/Honorary Gift

You may choose to remember a special person or celebrate a special occasion with your gift. If designated, a bookplate will be added to each new book to recognize the person or event. A letter acknowledging your gift will be sent to the honoree or to the family of the person memorialized.

To donate to the library, please stop by or call 208-888-4451.