Donating Books

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Local non-profits and organizations partnered with non-profits which accept book donations. To suggest an addition to this list please [[http://www.forbeslibrary.org/ref/AskALibrarian.shtml| contact us]].
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Local non-profits and organizations partnered with non-profits which accept book donations. To suggest an addition to this list please [[http://www.forbeslibrary.org/ref/web_feedback.shtml| contact us]].
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Local non-profits and organizations partnered with non-profits which accept book donations. To suggest an addition to this list please contact the Forbes Library Reference Department (413-587-1012).
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Local non-profits and organizations partnered with non-profits which accept book donations. To suggest an addition to this list please [[http://www.forbeslibrary.org/ref/AskALibrarian.shtml| contact us]].
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Local non-profits and organizations partnered with non-profits which accept book donations. To suggest an addition to this list please contact the Forbes Library Reference Department (413-587-1012).
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'''Forbes Library'''
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Forbes Library accepts limited book donations; see our policy on giving to the Forbes Library [[http://www.forbeslibrary.org/giving/giving.shtml |here]].

'''Reader to Reader
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!! Local

'''Forbes Library'''\\
Forbes Library accepts limited book donations; please see our [[http://www.forbeslibrary.org/giving/giving.shtml |donation policy]] for details.

'''Reader to Reader'''\\
http://www.readertoreader.org/\\
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'''Got Books'''
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'''Got Books'''\\
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'''BookMooch'''
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http://www.bookmooch.com/
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Their motto is "give book away, get books you want"
. This book exchange allows you to post unwanted books, send them to people who want them, and find books you want.

'''Books for Baghdad'''
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http://www.booksforbaghdad.org/index.html
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Send your uneeded textbooks to a donation site in Jacksonville, FL. They will send them off to rebuild Baghdad University Libraries.

'''Hampshire County Jail'''
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'''Hampshire County Jail'''\\
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'''Prison Book Project'''
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A secular, volunteer group that distributes books free-of-charge to prisoners in New England and Texas.


'''Title Trader'''
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http://www.titletrader.com/
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Swap, exchange and trade your old books, DVDs, CDs and textbooks with others online.

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'''Books for Kids'''\\
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Books for Kids in New York creates and furnishes libraries within existing children's centers.


'''Franklin County Jail'''

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'''New Directions School'''
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Contact Education Coordinator Justin Smith, at (413)-584-1310 ext 327.
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Contact Education Coordinator Justin Smith, at (413)-584-1310 ext 327.

!! National and International

'''Books for Baghdad'''\\
http://www.booksforbaghdad.org/\\
Send your uneeded textbooks to a donation site in Jacksonville, FL. They will send them off to rebuild Baghdad University Libraries.

'''Prison Book Project'''\\
http://www.prisonbooks.org/\\
A secular, volunteer group that distributes books free-of-charge to prisoners in New England and Texas.

'''BookMooch'''\\
http://www.bookmooch.com/\\
Their motto is "give book away, get books you want". This book exchange allows you to post unwanted books, send them to people who want them, and find books you want.

'''Title Trader'''\\
http://www.titletrader.com/\\
Swap, exchange and trade your old books, DVDs, CDs and textbooks with others online.

'''Books for Kids'''\\
http://www.booksforkids.org\\
Books for Kids in New York creates and furnishes libraries within existing children's centers.
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'''Forbes Library'''
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http://www.forbeslibrary.org/giving/giving.shtml
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Forbes Library accepts limited book donations; see our policy on giving to the Forbes Library [[http://www.forbeslibrary.org/giving/giving.shtml |here]].

'''Reader to Reader'''
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http://www.readertoreader.org/
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This local organization takes your books and sends them to schools that are in need.

'''Got Books'''
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http://www.gotbooks.com/
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This local organization will even pick up your donation! Other choices include convenient drop off spots or a mail in location.

'''BookMooch'''
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http://www.bookmooch.com/
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Their motto is "give book away, get books you want". This book exchange allows you to post unwanted books, send them to people who want them, and find books you want.

'''Books for Baghdad'''
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http://www.booksforbaghdad.org/index.html
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Send your uneeded textbooks to a donation site in Jacksonville, FL. They will send them off to rebuild Baghdad University Libraries.

'''Hampshire County Jail'''
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http://www.hampshiresheriffs.com/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=12&Itemid=40
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Donations accepted for their library.  Contact librarian Robert McCrea at 413-584-5911 x234.

'''Prison Book Project'''
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http://www.prisonbooks.org/
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A secular, volunteer group that distributes books free-of-charge to prisoners in New England and Texas.


'''Title Trader'''
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http://www.titletrader.com/
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Swap, exchange and trade your old books, DVDs, CDs and textbooks with others online.

'''VA Medical Center'''\\
The VA in Leeds maintains a small library which takes books in good condition (except, please, no Readers Digest Condensed).  Please contact Joe Kulis, 413-584-4040 x2431.

'''Books for Kids'''\\
http://www.booksforkids.org\\
Books for Kids in New York creates and furnishes libraries within existing children's centers.


'''Franklin County Jail'''
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The Franklin County Jail is seeking book donations for the new library. If you would like to donate books, please contact Laura Waskiewicz, Education Counselor, at (413) 774-4014 ext 2128.

'''New Directions School'''
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http://www.cutchins.org/
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Part of the Cutchins Programs, New Directions School is a 766-approved private school, providing special-education services to 30 youngsters, including 22 residential students and eight day students.
They are especially in need of children's picture books.
Contact Education Coordinator Justin Smith, at (413)-584-1310 ext 327.
Page last changed: July 15, 2011, at 11:04 AM EST.