Support the Library

There are many ways to help support the library:

Swampscott Public Library Investment Trust
Trustees of the Swampscott Library established this 501c3 to fund major capital improvements to the library. Donations can be made on a one-time basis or through a bequest. For further information please contact the Library Director at 781-596-8867 x 3301.

Friends of the Swampscott Public Library is a 501c3 non-profit organization that accepts donations. It is dedicated to support the library by purchasing museum passes, providing a monthly newsletter, and funding adult and children’s programming. The Friends also support other various needs of the library. Donations can be mailed to:  Treasurer, Friends of the Swampscott Public Library, PO Box 28, Swampscott, MA 01907-0028

General Monetary Gifts
At the discretion of the Selectmen, the library can accept restricted and non-restricted monetary donations.

To honor a friend or family member, you can donate funds for the purchase of books in which a bookplate would be placed honoring the recipient.

Online Support

Books may be purchased for the library using our Amazon Wishlist of titles. Pick an item from our list, purchase it, and it will be sent to the library as a gift.

Your web searches and Internet purchases can benefit the library as well.  Start your search at, type in Swampscott Public Library as your charity and a few cents will be donated to the library.