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Choose from multiple ways to turn your virtual shopping into to support for the Library! Also, you can purchase books in person at the Friends of the Library Bookstore located on the first floor of main library. A portion of proceeds from your purchases will be donated to San Mateo Public Library Foundation. 

We are thrilleded to partner with Raiizz, an online fundraising marketplace supporting educational nonprofits.

By registering on Raiizz, you can buy and sell pre-owned items and designate the proceeds of your sales to benefit the Library.


You can support the Library Foundation by shopping online! Login at the link below and Amazon will donate 0.5% of your purchase price to our organization.

Amazon will only make this donation if you sign into Amazon Smile – not or the mobile app – every time you shop.


Visit the Friends of the Library Amazon bookstore for over 300 exceptional listings.

Proceeds from every purchase support collections maintenance and acquisitions for the Library.