A large portion of the Friends’ funding comes from proceeds from the bookshop and book sales.
Books and other media sold in the bookshop and at the book sales come from your generous donations.
DONATIONS WE ACCEPT
Gently used hardback and paperback books, fiction and non-fiction, for children, young adults and adults
Antique and collectible books
Commercially recorded CDs (music and audio books), DVDs, and records
Certain art, maps, and ephemera (please call us to discuss whether your donation would be appropriate)
Monthly magazines published in the past 6 months
Weekly magazines published in the past 6 weeks
DONATIONS WE DO NOT ACCEPT
HOW TO DONATE
Small Donations (1 – 2 Bags/Boxes)
Drop off at any library except Ernie Pyle, Westgate or Special Collections during regular hours.
Large Donations (3 – 10 Bags/Boxes)
Drop off in at rear door of the Main Library (north alley). Call the donation number on the phone at the rear door. If no answer, call the library at (505) 768-5141. Please do not leave bags/boxes outside.
Large Donations (10+ Bags/Boxes)
Call (505) 768-5167 to make an appointment for delivery.
Your donation is tax deductible. Although we are unable to assign a dollar value to your donation, we are happy to give you a receipt at the time of drop-off.