Why support the Library?

Our Mission: Building the best public library in the world

Our Vision:

  • Removing Barriers – ensure all Calgarians can access the Library when and how they want to; 
  • Innovation – ensuring that Calgarians continue to find world-class resources and services at the Library; 
  • Sustainability – ensuring the Library has long-term, stable funding to plan for and secure the future. 

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LibraryStore proceeds support Calgary Public Library.

LibraryStore.ca is an initiative of the Calgary Public Library Foundation. 100% of proceeds support programs, services and collections at Calgary Public Library. Shop for a cause and support your Library!

New & popular products

Book Sloth - Let's Hang and Read Pouch


Calgary Public Library Mug


Calgary Public Library Water Bottle


Central Library Window Socks


Downtown Street Scene Prints


Feather Flower Bookmark


Greeting Card - Little May Papery


Hometown Candle


I Read... For the Plot Sweatshirt


I Read... Pencil Set


I Read... Travel Mug


Local Laundry Sweatshirt


Maps from Calgary Atlas Project


Ocean Bookmark


Prose Over Bros Pouch


Raised by Libraries Tote Bag


Smudge Candle


Speed Reader Cap


When in Doubt Pouch


Upcoming events

  • 2023 Lit Gala

    • Date: Saturday October 21, 2023
    • Time: 7pm
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  • Locked Library: The Book Case

    • Date: Friday November 24, 2023
    • Time: 7pm - 9:30pm
    • Cost: $30/person until October 28, then $40/person
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  • Giving Tuesday Fundraising Breakfast

    • Date: Tuesday November 28, 2023
    • Time: 7:30am - 8:30am
    • Cost: FREE
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