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Extraordinary

Libraries equip us with opportunity, knowledge,
and a place to come together.

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Libraries Are
For Everyone

Libraries advance equity and inclusion.

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Libraries
Connect Us

Libraries make a community,
and communities make a library.

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Libraries Champion
Innovation

Foundation donations fund new ways
to explore our world.

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Libraries Are
Extraordinary

Libraries equip us with opportunity, knowledge, and a place to
come together.

Libraries Are
For Everyone

Libraries advance equity and inclusion.

Libraries
Connect Us

Libraries make a community,
and communities make a library.

Libraries
Champion
Innovation

Foundation donations fund new ways
to explore our world.

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Impact is
Foundational

Find out the impact of your donation to the Berkeley Public Library Foundation by those who use the Library.

WHO WE ARE

Innovation
& Literacy

The Berkeley Public Library Foundation supports the strategic goals and future aspirations of the Library.

What We Do

Reading Is
Instrumental

Join us for the Library’s musical storytime series Reading Is Instrumental co-produced by the Library Foundation and the Berkeley Symphony. An all-star lineup reads favorite children’s books accompanied by musicians.

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Events

The Berkeley Public Library Foundation hosts occasional literary events and annual fundraisers. If you haven’t yet, make sure to check out our recent virtual event Libraries Are Central that premiered March 6th.

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to the Foundation

Contributing to the Berkeley Public Library Foundation is an investment in the community.

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