Q: What kind of materials can I donate to the library

What we can accept

  • Hardback and paperback books for adults and children
  • Fiction and nonfiction books
  • Coffee table books on any subject
  • DVD movies and instructional videos
  • Music and Books on CD
  • Cookbooks, craft books, auto repair manuals and instruction books
  • Bibles and religious books
  • Blank Journals.
  • LP albums (accepted only at sorting center)

Sorry, we cannot accept

  • VHS
  • Audiocassettes 
  • Magazines
  • Newspapers
  • Home-recorded audiovisual items
  • Encyclopedias over 10 years old
  • Items that are defaced, damaged, deteriorating or have missing pages. 


Please contact the Friends of the Library for more information: 913-826-4322.

You can still donate materials at most of our library locations. Monticello, DeSoto, Spring Hill, and Edgerton are unable to accept any donations.

If you have a larger amount (more than one box or bag), please make an appointment with the Friends of the Library to take the materials directly to the sorting center. 

Please call 913-492-4791 to set up an appointment and get directions.

Last Updated: Jul 27, 2018     Views: 347
Answered By: Admin Account