“Libraries have been a centre for resiliency for Calgarians. We are an essential service and fill a critical need for our community.” —Sarah Meilleur, CEO, Calgary Public Library
With more than 748,000 members across 21 locations, the Calgary Public Library has unparalleled reach across our city. In a typical year, seven million people visit, including jobseekers, isolated seniors, early learners and caregivers, school-aged children and newcomers. Membership is free for all Calgarians, and the Library serves people of all ages and backgrounds. An investment in the Library is an investment in our entire community.
In the past year, generous support from our donors:
In addition to making a one-time donation, you can become a monthly donor, leave a gift in your will, and support the Library by purchasing locally-made and literary-themed items from our store.