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  1. Online: Go to To ensure your contribution goes to the encyclopedia, type in “Encyclopedia of Indianapolis” in the text box titled “Is there anything you’d like to tell us about this gift?” You will also need to select “Collections & Technology Fund” from the drop-down menu at the bottom of the form.
  2. Mail: Mail check payable to The Indianapolis Public Library Foundation to PO Box 6134, Indianapolis, IN 46206. Write “Encyclopedia of Indianapolis” on the memo line.
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If you have any questions, a Library Foundation staff member would be happy to help you. You can reach them at or 317-275-4700.

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