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Friends of the Library

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Friends of the Tyler Public Library LogoThe Friends of the Tyler Public Library is a 501(c)3 all-volunteer organization dedicated to supporting the Tyler Public Library by providing funds and programs that would not otherwise be possible.

The Friends have been able to provide a variety of enhancements to the library including:

  • Enhanced children's story time activities & supplies
  • Special speakers & performers
  • 3D printer & supplies
  • Reading programs & prizes
  • 1st & 3rd floor public copiers - includes free scan to USB service
  • Seed library upkeep
  • Programming supplies
  • And so much more!

Join the Friends & Donate

Now more than ever, the Library is in need of Friends! To join the Friends, please download this form, check the type of membership you wish, and mail it with your check (made payable to the Friends of the Tyler Public Library) to:

Kristina Williams
President/Community Liaison
P.O. Box 4057
Tyler, TX, 75712-4057

You can also fill out your form, attach a check, and drop it in our blue Friends drop box in the  library lobby.

You can also make a donation through paypal or with the email

If you shop on Amazon, be sure to use AmazonSmile and donate a portion of your purchase to the Friends of the Tyler Public Library. To shop at AmazonSmile simply go to  amazonsmile-drk_224px  from the web browser on your computer or mobile device. You may also want to add a bookmark to amazonsmile-drk_224px  to make it even easier to return and start your shopping at AmazonSmile.

If you speak Spanish, you can fill out the Spanish membership form and follow the same instructions to join.

Contact & Connect 

Facebook: Friends of the Tyler Public Library

Website: Friends of the Tyler Public Library

Call: (903)705-5900

Email the Friends

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