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Book Donations

 

Donations of Used Books and Other Items

We gladly accept donations of used books and other items in good condition. Small quantities of items can be dropped off in the main lobby behind the self-checks.  

Examples of acceptable items are:

  • recent bestsellers
  • fiction
  • nonfiction
  • children’s books
  • CDs
  • DVDs

We do not accept:

  • textbooks
  • magazines
  • encyclopedias
  • condensed Readers’ Digest
  • VHS tapes
  • items damaged by water, mold, smoke, or with torn, stained or missing pages

Small quantities of items can be dropped off in the main lobby behind the self-checks.  

We accept larger donations, packed in boxes or sturdy bags, at our loading dock with advance notification. Due to space limitations, a maximum of 10 boxes/bags can be accepted at one time.

Donations may be tax-deductible. Receipts may be obtained at the Welcome Desk. The Library does not provide a valuation of donations.

Thank you for your support of the St. Charles Public Library.