In order to help prevent the spread of COVID, all of our donated items remain in quarantine for a minimum of 96 hours
prior to processing for sale to the public by our staff and volunteers.
WE CANNOT ACCEPT DONATIONS on Thursday, Friday, Saturday, or Sunday for reasons of health and safety.
We welcome your donations Monday – Wednesday from 9:00AM – 4:00PM !  Thank you!

We would like to express our gratitude to Fransen Pittman for their generous support of Belmar Libary.

Hungry for Knowledge? We’ve got you covered!

Noodle THIS: As a major sponsor of the JCPL Summer Reading Program, we know that it’s important to feed your body AND your mind!

This year’s Summer Reading: Imagine Your Story is a great way to not only feed your mind, but also to earn great prizes for yourself and your school, like a gift certificate from our friends at Noodles & Co when you sign-up!

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Did you know that you that you can purchase used books online through one of our online storefronts?   Your purchases help us support literacy programs in Jeffco, including Explore Summer Reading, 1000 Books Before Kindergarten, Raise a Reader, and much more!

Give Where You Live

When our doors reopen, the Foundation and Library will emerge stronger than ever – we look forward to providing the inclusive and welcoming community and the resources, services, and programs that help our Jeffco  community thrive.

Won’t you please consider giving today to support our work and the Jeffco community? Even the smallest donation is appreciated and helps in a big way!  Donate at:

The Jefferson County Library Foundation accepts donations of books, CDs, LPs, and DVDs  MONDAY through WEDNESDAY, 9 AM – 4 PM. 

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, please follow these instructions for the safety of our staff, volunteers, and donors when dropping off donations:

  • When you arrive, please park your vehicle in front of the POD storage unit in the parking lot.  
  • Open your trunk or hatchback and remain in/return to your vehicle.
  • Call the phone number on the sign and one of our masked and gloved staff and volunteers will remove your items from your vehicle.  Please wear a mask and remain in your vehicle as we unload. 
  • We will close your trunk/doors and give you a donation receipt if you need one.

We will accept up to six boxes of donations per vehicle.  Please properly box items. If items are not boxed, we will be unable to accept the donation.

Thank you!  Your donations help support programs, services and resources at Jefferson County Public Library. 

Our address is:

10790 W. 50th Avenue, Suite 200
Wheat Ridge, CO 80033

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If you would like to drop off more than six boxes of media, please contact Neil at or call 303-403-5076. 


JCLF’s mission is to support and enrich the capabilities, resources and services of the Jefferson County Public Library through fundraising and advocacy efforts that benefit our diverse community. 

If you gave last year, here is some of what YOU helped us accomplish.  And if you didn’t, here are FIVE great reasons to give!

  1. Early Childhood Literacy Programs that help children be reading-ready by Kindergarten. Baby’s First Books and 1000 Books Before Kindergarten help pre-school children and their families get the support they need to help them succeed!
  2. Jefferson County Library Summer Reading Program. This year, over 42,675 Jeffco residents read over 42 MILLION Minutes in the 2019 Mission to Read summer program.  Mission Accomplished!
  3. STEMGirls – middle-school girls gain leadership skills as they run STEM-based exploration groups for elementary school students.
  4. Belmar Library Expansion – we’ve helped fund the Edgewater Family Place and Standley Lake Library Discover Together: Outdoor Adventure Space installations, and this year we’re helping to support Belmar Library’s remodel and expansion.
  5. The semi-annual Whale of a Used Book Sale – these events draws thousands of book lovers for a weekend of fun and book-shopping that raises funds.

Need more reasons? None of this would have been possible without our 300+ community volunteers and without YOUR support. Thank you!

Are You a Friend of JCPL?

Are you a friend of Jefferson County Public Library?

For decades, the Friends have been advocates, volunteers, and supporters of Jefferson County Public Library.  Our members believe that our Library is the heart of our community and that each Friend “multiplies the good” work of the Library.  Through our Whale of a Used Book Sales, Holiday Sales, and Friends Gift & Book Shop, we raise more than $200,000 annually in support of our Library.

So, check out the benefits of becoming a Friend and sign up HERE today.

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