Support Us

When you support us, you’re helping a child to read, giving people the skills they need to manage their life online and stay independent, and ensuring the legacy of our city is available for everybody.

Join us as a community member and have your say about how Explore works and grows

Our volunteers play a vital role in helping us to achieve our aims, and we know they enjoy it too!

Every time you buy from one of our shops you are helping us do more of the things you’ve told us you love

Why not give a sum of money to support our work?

We can never have enough books, can you help?

Buy a YorkCard for great discounts across the city and support our work at the same time

Sponsor us and make a real difference to your local community

Join a Friends Group to get involved in how your local library is run

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