The Wellesley Free Libraries are open for phone service and curbside pickup only. Please call 781-235-1610 ext. 1104 to speak to a staff member. Click here for curbside pickup. Book drops are open at the Main Library. Fines are suspended and due dates on physical materials are extended to July 31. Click here for more information on our phased reopening plan.

Ways to Contribute

Donate Books

We gladly accept gently-used, hardback and soft-covered books that are clean, without mold, stains or ripped covers and in good readable condition. Donations can be left at the circulation desk during library hours. The Friends is a nonprofit 501(c)(3) organization and your donation is tax-deductible as a charitable contribution.


Become a Fish Friend

The fish tank in the Main Library continues to bring smiles to faces young and old! Being a Fish Friend is great fun for children and grandchildren, so please consider sponsoring our fabulous fish tank for a month or more. The Fish Friend’s photo and a note will placed by the fish tank during the month(s) you sponsor.


Give a Gift Membership

Need a thoughtful birthday gift? Struggling to find the perfect holiday present?  Memberships make great gifts for book-loving friends and are a great way to include others in the meaningful work our Library does every day.


Shop on AmazonSmile

The Friends of the Wellesley Free Libraries is now listed on AmazonSmile, benefiting from charitable donations every time a customer purchases from Amazon. Go to AmazonSmile and select Friends of the Wellesley Free Libraries as your charity. Each time you shop, the AmazonSmile Foundation will automatically donate 0.5% of the purchase price from eligible purchases. Remember, only purchases made at smile.amazon.com will generate AmazonSmile donations.

AmazonSmile Mobile App Instructions: You can also download AmazonSmile mobile app from the App Store for iOS or Google Play or Android. Open the app and find ‘Settings” in the main. Tap on “AmazonSmile” and follow the on-screen instructions to turn on AmazonSmile on your phone.


Become a Volunteer

Have you ever thought about getting involved with the Friends? It’s a wonderful way to make new friends and get to know the people who share your passion for the Library. If you are interested in volunteering, email The Friends or Volunteer here. We hope to hear from you.  THANK YOU.


Make a Donation

Visit the donation form to make a contribution.