The library will be closed Monday, May 27, for Memorial Day.

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The Waterloo Public Library provides free access to information, education and recreation in a welcoming environment. Your contribution strengthens the Library and community by supporting literacy, education, civic engagement, and other transformative services.

Wear and Share Your Support for the WPL!

We're happy to announce an exciting collaboration with RAYGUN, resulting in an exclusive line of t-shirts designed for enthusiasts of the Waterloo Public Library. This collection provides an attractive and eye-catching way for supporters to proudly show their connection to our library. What's even more exciting is that all proceeds from shirt sales will go to the Friends of the Waterloo Public Library, and be used to support library programming and special events. Click here to visit our RAYGUN store!

Make a Donation

There are many ways to make financial gifts to the Waterloo Public Library, which helps ensure the library’s mission continues to be fulfilled. Find out more about donating here.

Friends of the Waterloo Public Library

The Friends group supports the Waterloo Public Library's through membership, fundraising, advocacy, and sales from the Friends Used Book Shop. Find out more about supporting the Friends here.


Volunteers play an important part in helping to provide library services to the citizens of Waterloo and the surrounding area. To apply to become a volunteer at WPL, please click here.

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