Don't know much about what we do?
Check out this informative brochure!

The Friends seek to:     

  • Focus attention on the Library     
  • Stimulate the use of the Library's resources and services     
  • Receive and encourage gifts     
  • Promote and encourage the growth and expansion of the Library
  • Support and cooperate with the Library in developing Library services and facilities for the community.

October Raffle!

It's still time for Fall, so have some Fall Hodge-Podge.  Fill your Cider & Ale Passport as you check out places recommended by Gerry Frank.  There is a picture of ducks in the water to remind you of Summer. 

Each envelope is just $1.00.

Closes at 7:00 pm October 31st.


Cleaning house or downsizing?  Help us continue to support the Library and programs with your good to excellent condition books, art, jewelry, unused greeting cards with matching envelopes, knick knacks, music and more.


October 11 - 14 is the Fall Sale (click here for brochure)

October 11th is Friends Night from 4-8:30 -  Memberships available at the door.

October 12 - 13 open to the public from 10 - 5:30pm

October 14th is $4-Bag Dag

Flyer - Fall Book Sale v3

Programs We Support

Summer Reading Program
Lucky Day (Grab & Go) Collections for:
Salem Main Library
West Salem Library
Teen Scene
Discovery Room
Family Festival of the Arts
Great Library Camp-in
World of Music @ Your Library
Modern Voices Author Series
Adult and Children's Programming
Book Discussion Kits
Additional books for:
Salem Main Library
West Salem Branch


Contact or Visit Us

Mailing Address:

Friends of Salem Public Library
P.O. Box 925
Salem, OR 97308


Friends Bookstore:

Find us at: 585 Liberty Street Southeast, Salem, Oregon

Click Here For Directions

Membership Form



Tax Deductible as Allowed by Law



Click Below for a Selection
of Our Books Available
for Purchase at Abe Books