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

Calgary Public Library Mug


Calgary Public Library Water Bottle


Central Library Window Socks


Downtown Street Scene Prints


Greeting Card - Little May Papery


Hometown Candle


I Read... For the Plot Sweatshirt


I Read... Travel Mug


Smudge Candle


Speed Reader Cap


Upcoming events

  • Building Your Estate Plan: 4 Tips

    • Date: Wednesday May 1, 2024
    • Time: 12pm - 1pm
    • Cost: Free
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