Old Books

Book Donations

We want your books, but . . . here's how to donate what we really need . . . 

  • Books must be in excellent condition that is of a quality that YOU would buy at a book sale.

  • Sorry, but please no:

    • Moldy, wet, torn, yellowed or damaged books​

    • Encyclopedias or computer books older than 2017

    • CDs, books on CD

    • DVDs

    • Video Games

    • VHS tapes

    • Any Cassettes tapes

    • Magazines, newspapers, pamphlets

You can donate books at the Main Library, Johns Island Library branch, and Wando Mt. Pleasant Library branch.

  • For the Main Library,  drive behind the Library (past the parking garage). You will see stairs and a dropbox. Please ring the bell at the door Monday - Friday 10a-2p. If no one answers, you can place books in the drop-off bin. If you need a receipt for tax purposes, just request it from us!