Used books - where to donate

Site: Oakville

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Record #: OAK2248 Last Full Update: 09 Jul 2014
Agency Information
Parent Agency NameGeneral Topics and Information
Legal Status(50) Non Profit
FundingDonations ; Sale of Goods - new or used materials collected
Service Information
Description (Service)Suggested organizations to donate books in good condition to: 
* Amity Goodwill: 905-338-6240 
only novels * no magazines, school books, text books or encyclopedias 
* Books with No Bounds - or 
* The Canadian School Book Exchange, Mississauga: 905-828-7200 (not accepting donations until late September, 2014) 
if books are not sent to a school in Canada or elsewhere, CSBE will recycle them and donate the proceeds to various Canadian and international charitable organizations and make a matching donation * accepts textbooks, library books, encyclopedias and magazines * does not accept CD's, cassette tapes or other non-paper media  
* Frontier College, Toronto: 416-923-3591 
children's books preferred * no textbooks * phone for more information 
* IODE Opportunity Shop: 905-842-6338  
will accept small quantities * no academic or technical books 
* Friends of the Library c/o Oakville Public Library: 905-815-2042 ext 5900 accepts donations of books, CDs, DVDs at the Central library * NO textbooks, technical books, encyclopedias, magazines or National Geographic -- 
* Oakville Literacy Council: 905-469-8528 accepts book donations only from March-May for the Spring Book Sale 
* Salvation Army Thrift Store: 905-845-2351 * no magazines, text or technical books 
To recycle: contact the Region of Halton at 905-825-6000 * place books in blue box or re-useable plastic container * limit of 50 pounds each week
Areas ServedOakville
EligibilityNo restrictions
Site Information
Located In CommunityOakville
AccessibilityUnknown - varies by location
Taxonomy and Classification
Service CategoriesDonation Drop Off Points ; Leisure Equipment/Supplies Donation Programs ~ Literacy Issues ; Thrift Shops
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