Donation Size: Only 2 boxes or 4 bags will be accepted at one time. The maximum donation size accepted is six boxes. If you have 3 – 6 boxes to donate, please telephone the Library first at (650) 522-7802 to coordinate with the Friends of the Library President before you bring any boxes into the Library.
Please deposit donations in the Wall Donation Book Drop in the Main Library Lobby during regular library service hours.
If you need help to move your donation from your car, you may request a book cart at the Accounts Desk.
We cannot provide home pick-up.
It is the donor's responsibility to count materials for which you wish to have a receipt. We suggest you count all items before bringing them in for donation.
Receipt Forms are available from the Welcome Desk or the Accounts Desk. Although we are unable to place a monetary value on your donation, you may use our form as a receipt for tax purposes.
The Library is pleased to accept donations of the following in clean, usable condition:
Music CDs - all languages, all types of music
Books on CD
Textbooks less than 3 years old with clean, unmarked pages
We CANNOT Accept the Following Items*
Damaged or damp items
*We suggest you contact another organization for these donations or call RecyleWorks at 1 (888) 442-2666.