Donate via Website

Every donation, big or small, can make a difference. Your donation will allow Muncie Public Library to promote literacy, guide learning, and inspire curiosity. 
You can donate by clicking below. If you prefer, check donations should be made out to

Muncie Public Library and can be mailed to 2005 S High St, Muncie, IN 47302.

Thank you so much for your support.



Muncie Public Library is a non-profit organization. Your gift or donation is eligible for a tax deduction to the full extent allowed by the Internal Revenue Service. To make a gift honoring a person, event, or the memory of a loved one, please contact Susan Fisher at [email protected] or by calling 765.741.7336.


Donate via Facebook

Did you know you can also donate to the library straight from our Facebook page? Visit and simply click on the Donate button to enter in your card information or send the donation through a Paypal account!


Donate via Amazon Smile

Amazon will donate 0.5% of the price of eligible purchases to Muncie Public Library. 




Donate via Payless Community Rewards

To support Muncie Public Library, choose our organization, Muncie Public Library (FW464). Pay Less will send MPL a quarterly Community Rewards Program check. The more community members who sign up, the bigger the quarterly donation to MPL!



Donating Books FAQ

What to donate? 

The Library accepts donations of new and gently-used books and AV items, reserving the right to evaluate every item using the same criteria for purchased materials. 

Donated items not added to the Library collection may be given to the Friends of the Library or discarded. Donations must be given without restriction, and the library cannot follow up with donors as to how donated materials are dispersed.

What not to donate?

Muncie Public Library does not accept:

  • Textbooks
  • Encyclopedia sets over 10 years old
  • Reader’s Digest editions (paper or bound)
  • Reference Books and Almanacs over 5 years old
  • Test Study Guides  and study books over 5 years old
  • Soiled and damaged books or AV items
  • Books or AV items with an unpleasant or smoky smell

How to donate?

When preparing your donation, please use medium to small boxes so that boxes do not weigh more than 25-30 pounds. Up to three (3) boxes may be dropped off to the front desk at Kennedy Library  or Maring-Hunt Library.  For larger donations, please contact 747-8217.

For materials of local or state interest, please contact the Local History and Genealogy Department at Carnegie Library, 747-8208.

A donation receipt will be given to donors at the time of the donation and will indicate the number of books or AV items donated. MPL cannot assign a value to the donated items.

Muncie Public Library is a nonprofit 501(C)(3) organization. Gifts to MPL are tax deductible as allowed by the IRS. 

For more information: PDF iconDonation Guidelines