Where to Donate Used Books

Are you looking to donate your used books or magazines?  While, the library understands that finding homes for your gently used books is important, space restraints make donating here not viable. Below is a list of charities which will happily accept donations.


CHARITIES:

Housing Works:

Helps New York City’s homeless & HIV-infected population.

http://www.housingworks.org/donate/in-store-walk-in-donations/bookstore-cafe-donations/

 

Reading Reflections:

Donate children’s and adult books to this locally based organization.
http://readingreflections.com/donate-books.html

 

Books for Soldiers:

Send books to our soldiers overseas. 
www.booksforsoldiers.com

 

Friends of Libraries, USA and Better World Books:

Help rebuild libraries in places devastated by recent natural disasters.
http://www.betterworldbooks.com/donate.aspx

 

Vietnam Veteran’s Association:

Available for drop-off and pick-up services.  (631) 582 – 0242
www.wepickup.org/

 

Prisons:

Help rehabilitate through education and reading by providing books to prisoners. 
http://booksthroughbarsnyc.org/donate/

 

Salvation Army: Adult rehabilitation centers will benefit from your donations.
http://www.satruck.org/donate-goods

 

TEXTBOOKS:

Most college libraries will buy back used textbooks, contact the college directly for more information.