The Friends of the Library is a volunteer group of Elko residents who are concerned about the capability of our local library to fulfill the growing informational needs of our community. Like other services in our town, the library is showing drastic increases in demand of materials for reference, recreational and juvenile items.
The Friends of the Library conduct fundraisers. Funds go directly back to the library to purchase materials or equipment or or programming.
Monthly meetings are held in the meeting room of the Elko County Library every 3rd Tuesday of each month at noon.
Since its inception in 1990, the Friends of the Elko County Library have donated over $182,000.00. Through the Friends of the Library, the library has been able to: