510 526 3720 x7 friendsalbany@yahoo.com

Donations

BOOK DONATIONS ACCEPTED BY APPOINTMENT

The Friends are now taking donations, but by advance appointment only.

Call us at 510.526.3720 during library open days/hours, after selecting a language option, wait for the option to reach Friends of the Albany Library to leave a message as our office is not “staffed”. Leave a message and we’ll call you back. You can also reach us by email at friendsalbany@yahoo.com any time. Please note that our office isn’t staffed, so it may take a few days for us to get back to you.   

Make Donations:

  • Of useable items: books, working DVD’s, CD’s, Audiobooks, LP records, selected magazines
  • NO LONGER accepting VHS nor cassette tapes
  • In acceptable condition only

Acceptable Condition means:

  • NO MOLD or MILDEW
  • NO CREATURES LIVING or DEAD
  • NO TORN PAGES
  • NO UNDERLINING OR HIGHLIGHTING
  • NO BROKEN SPINES
  • NO WATER DAMAGE
  • NO ODOR