Agency Information
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Funding Donations ; Sale of Goods - new or used materials collected
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) Suggested organizations to donate books in good condition to: 
 
Amity Goodwill 
Oakville Goodwill Value Centre 
Oakville Goodwill Donation Centre 
* hardcover and paperback novels in good condition  
 
Textbooks for Change 
* accept university and college textbooks published in the last 15 years 
* to drop off at the Goodwill Value Centre (Goodies Thrift) on Speers Road in Oakville separate them from other donated items and deposit in box  
* drop box at Sheridan College Library is unavailable until September 2018 while renovations are completed 
* no magazines, National Geographic or encyclopedias 
 
Animal Aid Foundation 
* accepts new and gently used books, CDs, DVDs, LPs, sheet music, rare books, comic books  
* call 289-814-3048 to get the Oakville address and arrange a time for the drop off 
 
The Canadian School Book Exchange 
* if books are not sent to a school in Canada or elsewhere, CSBE will recycle the remaining books and will donate the recycling proceeds to reputable charitable organizations 
* accepts textbooks, library books, encyclopedias and magazines  
 
IODE Opportunity Shop 
* will accept small quantities  
* no academic or technical books 
* call ahead to verify what they can accept 
 
Friends of the Library 
* 905-815-2042 ext 5900  
* accepts books, CDs, DVDs at the Central library  
* no textbooks, technical books, encyclopedias, magazines or National Geographic  
 
Oakville & Milton Humane Society, Barkin' Bin Thrift Store 
* do not accept magazines, textbooks or National Geographic 
 
Salvation Army Thrift Store 
* do not accept textbooks 
 
Salvation Army Regional Distribution and Recycling Centre 
* no magazines, text or technical books 
 
To recycle, place books in your Blue Box
Hours Hours vary by location
Areas Served Oakville
Eligibility No restrictions
Application Contact specific organization for information
Languages English
Fees None
Site Information
Located In Community Oakville
Physical Access Unknown - varies by location
Categories and Classification
Main Category Community Programs ; Topic Guides
Secondary Category Donation Drop-off/Pick-up ; Special Topics
Service Categories Donation Drop Off Points ; Leisure Equipment/Supplies Donation Programs ~ Literacy Issues ; Thrift Shops

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