elcome to the Collier-Friends website, home of the Friends of the Library of Collier County, Inc., located in Naples, Florida.

The Friends of the Library was formed to establish a free public library system in Collier County. The ongoing mission of the Friends is to support and to enrich the services of the Collier County Public Library System. The Friends of the Library is a non-profit 501(c)(3) corporation. Membership dues & donations are tax-deductible.


The The Non-Fiction Author Series is our annual winter lecture presentation of current writers addressing a historical, military, or cultural topic of interest to Friends of the Library.

The 2016 series is completed. Join us again in 2017 for more non-fiction authors!