Support Your Library

The Abilene Public Library grows and thrives with the support of the community. No gift of time or money is ever too small.


“A library outranks any other one thing a community can do to benefit its people. It is a never failing spring in the desert.”

Andrew Carnegie (1835-1919)


Donations and Memorials are also accepted at the library using the following form. A specific purpose can be designated for direct donations to the library or we can use the funds at our discretion.  Abilene Public Library Donation Form ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ The library has established a fund with the Community Foundation of Dickinson County. You can donate …


Click here to download a printable Volunteer Application: Volunteer Application Form Forms may be printed and returned to the library. Click here to download Volunteer Application to e-mail  Volunteer Application word Please e-mail completed form to

Wish List

Abilene Public Library Wish List I want to do something for the library, but I don’t know what! The Library Wish List provides you an opportunity to support the library by adding  specific items that will improve the library and the services provided. As always thank you for thinking of us! Adopt books, ebooks, audio …

Friends of the Library

Friends of the Library Friends support programs and services that bring libraries to life. They raise money and voices to ensure a first-class public library for a community. They are what their name implies: a collection of committed, caring individuals who share a common vision of an outstanding, free public library. About the group: Book …