Support Us Through Donations
By Shopping on Amazon
Bookmark this page and use this link whenever you shop on Amazon. It won’t cost you a penny more, but approximately 4% of the purchase price of qualifying items will be donated to support the library. The donations aren’t just for the holiday season. ANY shopping (even after the holidays) will help the library!
Bricks for Books
Purchase an engraved, commemorative brick to pay tribut to a friend or loved one, honor a special occasion, or display a favorite quote or thought, all while supporting NOPL. Fill out this form and return to NOPL Cicero with your donation.
Books & Materials
NOPL will accept items in like new condition, including books, DVDs, audio books, games and puzzles. We cannot accept encyclopedias, textbooks, magazines, or VHS. Please note: NOPL branches may only be able to accept donations at certain times of the year. Contact us for more information.
Gifts from Businesses
Generous donations such as gift cards and prizes can be used by the library to promote reading and literacy. If you would like to donate on behalf of your business, please contact us.
Volunteer Your Time
There are occasional opportunities to volunteer at the library, such as for our Books on Wheels program and during special events. If you are interested in volunteering your time please contact us.
Be a Friend
The Friends are a non-profit, charitable group formed to support the library. The Friends of the Library are often involved in fundraising, advocacy, volunteering, public awareness campaigns, and literacy programs. Learn more.
Teen Advisory Board
The Teen Advisory Board (TAB for short) meets once a month to discuss books, magazines, teen issues, and programming. Join the conversation! Anyone in grades 7 – 12 (or the home-schooled equivalent) is welcome. Learn more.