Little Free Library (LFL) is a nonprofit organization based in St. Paul, Minnesota. Our mission is to be a catalyst for building community, inspiring readers, and expanding book access for all through a global network of volunteer-led Little Free Libraries.
More than 250 million books have been shared through registered Little Free Libraries, profoundly increasing book access for readers of all ages and backgrounds.
LFL has attracted high-profile collaborators including Amerigroup, Disney, Foresters Financial, Good Morning America, Goodreads, Marvel, Scotiabank, and Sony.
LFL has been awarded the World Literacy Award and Guidestar’s respected Platinum Seal of Transparency, as well as recognition from the Library of Congress, the National Book Foundation, the Women’s National Book Association, and more.
Notable Stories of 2022
The world was his oyster, but he chose Minnesota (Star Tribune)
6 Little Free Libraries worth visiting, from D.C. to California (Washington Post)
Savannah Arts Academy English teacher creates little library filled with banned books (Savannah Morning News)