WHERE TO DONATE BOOKS, KIDS BOOKS, AUDIO BOOKS (Ottawa)
FRIENDS OF THE OTTAWA PUBLIC LIBRARY
Donations of 2 boxes or less can be dropped off at any Ottawa Public Library branch.
Donations of more than 2 boxes at a time, please arrange to drop off at their distribution centre. The book donations would need to be boxed up in box sizes no larger than bank or LCBO boxes so they can be lifted by staff. And the boxes should be closed so they can be stacked. You are welcome to bring them all at once if you want, or in multiple trips.
- You would need to call in advance to book an appointment to drop them off. Here is the contact info:
Types of donations WishList and where to bring the books:
Info on what they do and don’t accept: https://www.fopla-aabpo.ca/what-we-accept/
ST. JOE’S WOMEN’S CENTRE – OTTAWA
– Children’s & Adult’s
See their website for updates and other types of welcome donations.https://stjoeswomenscentre.org/donations/
Donations can be dropped off to the Centre, Monday to Friday from 9 am – 3 pm
Address: 151 Laurier Ave. East, Ottawa, Ontario K1N 6N8
SAINT VINCENT DE PAUL
Donate books (not magazines), videos and music/vinyl, medical equipment, clothing, furniture (not large appliances), various household items. Drop off possible at 2 stores & home pick-ups possible.
Bins and Store (2) Locator/Contact information/Hours: https://saintvincentdepaul.ca/our-locations
SECOND HAND STORIES
A non-profit bookshop benefiting animals. Book donations and purchases by appointment.
TWICE UPON A TIME
“We are currently seeking donations of new or nearly new books suitable for children up to age 12.”
For more information and drop-off locations please visit website at:
Pick-up arrangements can be made for donations of >20 books.