Library Donations

Monetary Donations

Monetary donations will be directed to either the library donation fund, or to the Friends of the Mansfield Public Library, according to the wishes of those making the donation.

Material Donations

The Mansfield Public Library welcomes gifts and donations of money, books, or other library material. Materials not considered by the City Librarian to be necessary to the library collection will not be added to the collection and will be turned over to the Friends of the Mansfield Public Library book sale.

Stack of books​The library will not assign a monetary value to any gift or donation and will not accept materials that are not given unconditionally.

Donations and gifts of books, periodicals, videos, audio cassettes, DVDs, audio books, CDs, etc., become the property of the Mansfield Public Library and are subject to library collection development policies.

If requested, library staff will give the donor a receipt to acknowledge the donation.