Donations to the Library Book Store

Donations to the Library Book Store

Donation Program Suspended During Renovation

Thank you for considering the DC Public Library as a beneficiary of your gift. Donations to this location have been suspended while a portion of the Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial Library undergoes renovation. Donations may resume after renovations are completed. Please visit this web page from time-to-time for information about changes to donation procedures, or call Books Plus at 202-727-1205.

Alternate Locations Accepting New and Like-New Items:

Selected Friends of DC Public Library groups
(Accept Donations on a limited basis - Prior authorization required)

The Friends of the Library groups frequently accept books for periodic book sales. Please phone ahead to ensure that your neighborhood library is accepting donations at this time. For a listing of branches, hours and phone numbers visit Donated items will not be added to library collections.

Goodwill Industries
District of Columbia Retail Store & Donation Center 
2200 South Dakota Ave NE
Washington, DC 20018

Books for America: A Bookstore with a Purpose
1417 22nd Street NW
Washington, D.C.  20037