WHERE TO DONATE BOOKS, KIDS BOOKS, AUDIO BOOKS
FRIENDS OF THE OTTAWA PUBLIC LIBRARY
Types of donations wish list:
In good condition:
- Children’s books
- Young-adult fiction
- Graphic novels
- Literary classics
- All forms of fiction and non-fiction: travel guides (not more than five-years old), history, sports, humour, hobbies, poetry, cookbooks, dictionaries, parenting, self help, thesauri and coffee table books
- Audio-visual material (music, audio books and movies) that is complete and undamaged.
- Magazines that are in excellent condition and appear to be of technical or historical value
- Text books fewer than 10 years old
Your donations can be dropped off at any Friends Volunteer Bookshop http://www.ottawapubliclibraryfriends.ca/en/page/bookstores during regular hours. If distance makes that inconvenient, donations can also be left at the Ottawa Public Library branch nearest you. http://biblioottawalibrary.ca/en/library
If you have a large donation, please call (613) 580-2424 ext. 27875 or ext. 27876 for further instruction.
OTTAWA NEIGHBOURHOOD SERVICES (This organization is CLOSED until further notice)
URGENTLY SEEKING NEW LOCATION in the West End of Ottawa. If you can provide an inexpensive or free location to run this organization out of, please see: http://www.ottawaneighbourhoodservices.ca
SAINT VINCENT DE PAUL
Donate books, videos and music/vinyl, medical equipment, clothing, furniture (not large appliances), various household items. Drop off possible at 3 stores & home pick-ups possible.
Lists of items accepted or not see: https://thrift-store.ca/donations/donating-used-goods/
Store Locator/Contact information/Hours: https://thrift-store.ca/ottawa-locations/