Become a Member

The York Public Library Association (YPLA) owns and governs the Library and protects its future.

About the York Public Library Association 

THE YORK PUBLIC LIBRARY ASSOCIATION (YPLA) is the private, nonprofit entity that owns and governs our Library and protects its future. Formed by York citizens and incorporated in 1922, it saw to the construction of the original Library building. 

Public funding provides a basic operating budget for the Library, but we rely on contributions from the York Public Library Association and its members to continue to meet the needs of our community. With a one-time, monthly or quarterly gift amounting to $50 or more per year, you qualify as a member of YPLA.