The Norwich Public Library is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization. Operating funds come from a variety of sources; the town appropriation, the Annual Fund campaign, miscellaneous library fees, grants and investments.

We Appreciate Your Support

Please consider a donation to support library materials and programming. We accept online donations via Network for Good.

Thank you to our current donors!

Norwich Public Library Annual Appeal

The Norwich Public Library’s Annual Appeal begins on July 1st and ends on June 30th. Gifts to the Annual Appeal directly support the collections and services the library offers. This includes everything from books to DVDs, story time supplies to inter library loan postage, and digital resources like Consumer Reports Online and Heritage Quest. All contributions to the Annual Appeal are tax-deductible.

Planned Giving

Please consider making a gift to the Norwich Public Library through your will. You may designate a specific dollar amount, a percentage of the estate, a piece of property, or any other specified gift. These gifts are fully deductible for federal estate tax purposes at the time of distribution. If you would like more information about other planned giving opportunities, please contact Lucinda Walker, the Library Director.

Book and material donations

The Library accepts some donations of books, DVDs, videos, and audiobooks on CD. We do not accept donations of encyclopedias, magazines, and condensed books. The Library reserves the right to dispose of any donation that is not added to the library’s collection.