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Online Donations

Use our secure online donor form where you can:
  • Use Visa, MasterCard or Amex credit cards, Interac debit cards, or PayPal money transfers.
  • Specify what service or project you would like to support.
  • Receive an official tax receipt by email immediately.
  • Make a gift in memory of a loved one and have a message sent to the family.
  • Make a gift in honour of someone else and have a message sent to them.
  • Make a recurring monthly gift.

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Coquitlam Public Library is a registered charity.

Thank You

The Library thanks the following organizations for their generous donations:
  • Kinsmen of Coquitlam - $1000 for Tech for Families
  • Tri-Cities University Women’s Club - $400 for Tech for Families
  • Wesbild - for the mobile library
  • Industrial Alliance - for the mobile library
  • Rotary of Coquitlam - for the mobile library
  • The Friends of Coquitlam Public Library Society

Living Legacy Fund

Donations to the Living Legacy Fund are used to add to our collections and provide for services and programs. You will receive a tax receipt for monetary donations.

You can donate to the Living Legacy Fund through:
  • Monetary gifts
  • Bequests and estate planning
  • Donor recognition program
  • Gifts that Inspire – endowment fund
  • Materials donation

For more information, please contact the Library’s Executive Director, Todd Gnissios, at 604-937-4137.

Donating Material

We are currently not accepting materials donations. Please check back again.

We accept donations of recently published general-interest books and audio-visual material that are in excellent condition.

We review all donations according to our purchased material standards; items that do not meet those standards may be sold in our book sales or recycled.

We will accept up to 50 items at a time, delivered to either of our two branches. We do not issue tax receipts for donated materials.

All material donations become the exclusive property of Coquitlam Public Library.

We do not accept:
  • Water damaged, yellowed, moldy or mildewed items
  • Encyclopedia sets
  • VHS / cassette tapes
  • Mixed media kits
  • Readers' Digest Condensed books
  • Books in languages other than English, French, Chinese, Farsi, Korean or Spanish 
  • Magazines, textbooks and workbooks

The following places accept book donations in good condition:

Coquitlam Value Village locations
  • 1301 United Boulevard
  • Unit 301, 552 Clarke Road
  • 2739 Barnett Highway
Big Brothers donation bin in IKEA
  • 1000 Lougheed Highway, Coquitlam