Support the Library


The Southern Oklahoma Library System is an important part of every community we serve. It is a place that
literally touches the lives of the youngest and oldest members of each community bringing them together through
books, technology, programs, and community activities. It is a place to relax with a good book, discover your
genealogy, experience new technology, conduct research, play games, craft, find the perfect eBook for a long
trip, and so much more. Through all of these activities the library literally makes a difference in the lives of
everyone touched by these comprehensive services. In essence, the library is leaving a legacy by providing
patrons with personal, professional, and academic growth, impacting community life across southern Oklahoma.

If you have participated in some of the educational, cultural, or community programs offered by the Southern
Oklahoma Library System and have been inspired, impacted, entertained, or changed, we hope you will consider
helping to continue our legacy by making a donation to the system. In doing so, you will be leaving your own
personal legacy of commitment to keep our libraries vibrant and a true community asset.

Funds donated to SOLS by individuals and corporate donors are combined with grants and other funding to provide
for programs and services that enhance literacy and expand the technology and opportunities we offer our


Each of our libraries came into being because a caring group of people, “friends,” believed that libraries are
important to communities. Through an organized effort and a vision for the future, the Friends groups of the
Southern Oklahoma Library System spearheaded the funding or building of each of our library locations. Whether
through the donation of land, books, funds, or volunteer time, our libraries exist today because of our Friends

If you have questions, or would like more information about becoming a Friend of the Southern Oklahoma Library
System, please contact the branch manager of your community branch.