'Friends of the Library' are a volunteer organisation that promotes literacy and appreciation of literature. Their aim is to spread the message of the value of libraries throughout the community. Find out how to volunteer with Friends of the Library here.

The Friends of the Toowoomba City Library are members of the community who support and promote the Toowoomba City Library by raising funds which contribute towards:

  • Coach travel costs to bring school children to the library
  • Sponsoring author visits to the library
  • Supporting young people's activities within the library
  • Purchase of DVDs for delivery to homebound citizens and residents in aged care facilities
  • Purchase of equipment for special needs patrons
  • Purchase of additional equipment for the library.