We Can’t Accept These
❌ Damaged items–anything that is yellowed, stained, ripped, scribbled in or chewed, missing pages, or has a weird smell. This includes anything damaged due to water, insects, mold, tobacco smoke, or mildew.
❌ Textbooks, Law books, Engineering books or Medical books
❌ Encyclopedias and other reference books like atlases or travel guides older than 2 years
❌ Items for systems that are no longer widely available (like CD-Rom, VHS tapes, cassette tapes)
❌Newspapers and Magazines older than the current year, including National Geographic
❌ Reader’s Digest Condensed books
❌ Catalogs or junk mail
❌ A lot of items at once–we are not equipped to handle more than a few boxes at a time. If you have a special circumstance, call the library and arrange a time so we can prepare for your donation.