Add or Update Your Library on the World Map

Example of Map Entry

Add Your Library to the World Map

Welcome! We’re excited to have you as a member of the Little Free Library Sharing Network. Fill out the form below to add your Library to the world map! Click here for answers to common questionsView an example of a Little Free Library on the world map.

Update an Existing Library

Fill out the form below to update your Library if it is already on the world map. Please note:

  • You must enter steward contact information and the Library’s location every time you fill out this form. If that information has changed, enter the most up-to-date information in those fields.
  •  It is very important to enter the correct charter number for your Library. Otherwise, you could overwrite someone else’s information.
  • If you want to change your Library’s story, type in a new story. Otherwise, leave the story blank and your current story will stay on the map.
  • If you want to change your Library’s photos, upload one or two new photos. These photos will replace any photos that currently appear with your Library’s listing on the world map. Do not upload any new photos if you wish to keep the photos of your Library that currently display on the world map.
  • You will receive an email immediately after you submit the form below to let you know that we have received your request. We will email you again once your updates have been made.
  • View an example of a Little Free Library on the world map.

IMPORTANT : If you built your own Library, you must first register by purchasing an official charter sign for your Library before you can add it to the world map.

Add or Update a Little Library on the World Map

Before You Begin
Your book exchange must have an official Little Free Library charter sign engraved with a unique charter number before it can be added to the map. Learn more about charter signs at LittleFreeLibrary.org/registration-process.

You will receive a confirmation email after you submit this form. Your submission will be reviewed (typically within three business days) and you will receive another email to let you know when your Library has been added or updated on the map. 

Primary Steward Information
The primary steward is the person Little Free Library will communicate with regarding this book exchange.

Please enter the name of the individual who is the main point-of-contact and caretaker of this Library. DO NOT enter the name of a group/organization. This name will NOT be made public, it is only for our records. Other participating groups or organizations may be referenced in the Library Story section below. 





You may list one additional steward per Library. This person serves as the back-up contact in our records. 







Library Information
Please answer the questions below to provide us with location and background information about your Little Library. We require city, state/province, country and postal code for our records. You may opt out of publicly displaying this information on our world map. Other information you provide will help us better understand the Little Free Library network as it grows.

CAUTION: Please accurately enter the charter number that's on your charter sign. An error may result in overwriting an existing Library's information.


Enter the city where the Library is located.

Enter the state where the Library is located (if applicable.)

Enter the Canadian province where the Library is located (if applicable.)

Enter a province for your Library (if applicable.) DO NOT fill in if you are located in the U.S. or Canada.

Please use the 5-digit zip code if in the U.S.

Little Free Library Mapping Information




Enter the street address (number and street name) where the Library is located. This information will establish your Library's location on the map. DO NOT enter city, state or country in this field. You already entered that information above. 

Please use decimal format. For example: 43.28554

Please use decimal format. For example: -98.45678


If you choose NO, only GPS coordinates will be displayed.

Publicly displaying an email address will provide a method for stewards, patrons, and other interested parties to contact you directly.

This text will be displayed on the map; DO NOT enter private messages. (450 character limit; no special characters or formatting such as extra spaces, line breaks, emojis, or links.) 

Click CHOOSE FILE to browse and select photos to upload to the world map. Please submit .jpeg images smaller than 1 MB and 1000 pixels on longest edge.

Click CHOOSE FILE to browse and select photos to upload to the world map. Please submit .jpeg images smaller than 1 MB and 1000 pixels on longest edge.

This survey information will help the Little Free Library organization to better understand how book exchanges are being used in different communities. This information will not be displayed on the map.

This survey information will help the Little Free Library organization to better understand how book exchanges are being used in different communities. This information will not be displayed on the map.

This survey information will help the Little Free Library organization to better understand how book exchanges are being used in different communities. This information will not be displayed on the map.

This text will NOT display on the world map. Only Little Free Library staff will see it.

Only choose YES if you are the steward of another new Library and are ready to submit its information to us.

By submitting this form, you agree to our Terms & Conditions and our privacy policy. 

Please click the SUBMIT button below to submit this form. You will receive an immediate confirmation email at the primary steward's email address above letting you know that we have received your submission.



Need help? View an example of a Little Free Library on the world map.

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