Friends of the Library standing in and in front of the back of an open box truck

The Friends of the Algonquin Area Public Library was founded May 6, 1991. The Friends are a non-profit organization dedicated to supporting the main and branch Library by providing materials, services, and educational opportunities that are not funded by the Library budget.

Membership is open to anyone high school age and older, so please join us! We all love books and enjoy our time together. Our customers love how easy it is to find what they want and we love creating an inviting environment to shop for bargains! Booksale Finder rates our book sales EXCEPTIONAL!


For more information about the Friends of the Algonquin Library, please call 847-658-4343 x207 and leave a message.