6600 Del Amo Blvd.

Lakewood, CA 90713 -- (562) 421-8497

"Volunteers don’t get paid, not because they’re worthless, but because they’re priceless."

Sherry Anderson

The Friends of the Lakewood Libraries (FoLL) is a non-profit, membership corporation established in 1972. The purpose of the corporation is to enhance the programs, services and materials of the Angelo M. Iacoboni and George Nye, Jr. Libraries through public awareness, cultural programs, and private funding.

Visit the Friends of the Lakewood Libraries bookstore located inside the Iacoboni Library.

When you do your shopping at smile.amazon.com/ch/33-0053741, Amazon donates to Friends of the Lakewood Libraries.

For tips on how this is done, click HERE.

Lost and Found

There are many ways to volunteer with the Friends of the Lakewood Libraries.  Whether it's volunteering in the FoLL Book Store, sorting, cleaning and organizing books, working a book sale or volunteering at the Taste of Lakewood - volunteers are always needed and welcome.  

Are you looking to volunteer with us?

How to Get Involved with Foll

Does anyone recognize this photo?  We were cleaning out a book and this fell out!  Please help us connect this photo with the rightful owner.  For an enlargeded view, please click HERE.

Please Help Our Furry Pets!


Thank you for rescuing us! Now the SPCA needs your assistance again. We are asking for your worn out towels, blankets, small quilts and  bath mats. These items will help our caretakers. 

For your convenience we have a volunteer who will pick up your items and deliver them to the shelter in Long Beach, if you will bring them to the FoLL Bookstore inside Iacoboni Library.

Our Libraries

Read more about donations to the Friends of the Lakewood Libraries Scholarship Fund.  The number and amounts of scholarships awarded each year will depend on the funds available.

We have a need for an E-commerce volunteer to help us out.  Please see our ad on VolunteerMatch or sign up from our "Get Involved" page HERE

If you already use Amazon Smile, please see our information sheet and direct your valued donation to "Friends of the Lakewood Libraries," read <HERE>.

-It's kind of a big thing-
LA County Library has been named 2019 Library of the Year by Gale/Library Journal. Please join us in offering a big congratulations to the entire team.

Click the link above to explore the hours of operation for our book store!

​​4990 Clark Ave

 Lakewood, CA 90712  -- (562) 866-1777


Please consider us for the donations generated by shopping through Smile on Amazon.  There is no extra cost to the shopper by using Smile.

Feel free to check out our FoLL Scholarship information page, click  HERE.


​You will also find a link to "Meet our 2019 Scholars."