Adopt A Book

Through our Adopt-a-Book program, patrons wishing to donate books to the library can be assured they are helping to build the collection where donations are most needed.  All adopted books will carry a bookplate. The donation amounts for adopted books are: Adult Hardcover ($25); Children’s Hardcover ($20); and Children’s Paperback ($15).

For more information, please call (609) 737-0404 (press 2) or email Or you may mail the following information with your donation to Pennington Public Library:

  • Your name and contact information
  • Donation amount (please see above for donation amounts; cash or check accepted)
  • Type of book to be adopted (see above). Please also include genre preference of book if you have one.
  • Type of inscription on the book plate. Select either 1) Donated by [name]; 2) In memory of [name]; or 3) In honor of [name].
  • Name and address of recipient of book adoptions if you would like a thank you note from the Friends of Pennington Public Library.

If paying by check, please drop off or mail your check payable to Friends of Pennington Public Library to: Pennington Public Library, 30 North Main Street, Pennington, NJ 08540. Please include “Book Adoption” in your check memo line.

On behalf of the patrons of the Pennington Public Library, thank you for supporting this important program!