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Used Book Donations & COVID-19

Gently used book donations

Thank you for donating your gently-used items to us. Donations are accepted Monday-Friday until 1 hour before closing.

What we can use:

  • Gently-used books (hardcover or softcover)
  • Nonfiction and textbooks (less than five years old)
  • Audio/Visual items (in good condition; Audiobook CDs, DVDs, Blu-Rays, Music CDs, Games for Switch, PS3, PS4, PS5, Wii, Wii-U, Xbox, Xbox One, Xbox Series X)

What we cannot use:

  • Audiocassettes
  • Encyclopedias
  • Magazines and newspapers
  • VHS tapes
  • Damaged and moldy books

Dropping off your donations:

  • Do not put donations in book drops.
  • All donations must be bagged or boxed.
  • Please limit donations to two boxes (16 x 8 x 12 in) or three paper grocery bags.
  • Please use disposable containers, as we cannot return containers to you.
  • You may request a receipt stating that items were received by the library, but we cannot assign a value to the items.

Please keep in mind:

  • We cannot promise to add donated items to the collection.
  • The Friends of the Library may sell donations in the Book Store to benefit the Library.
  • Donated items may be passed on to an organization that resells and recycles books.
  • We may have to turn away donations if space is limited.