We accept gently used books, CDs, audiobooks, and DVDs to add to its collection, or to sell at Friends of the Library bookstore. No magazines or textbooks, please.


Other places to donate books:

  • New Haven Reads!  – 45 Bristol Street, New Haven, CT 06511
    Hours: Monday – Wednesday 1:00 – 7:00 PM, Thursday – Friday 1:00 – 6:00 PM, Saturday 10:00 – 2:00 PM
    To schedule a large donation or a drop off after hours, please email books@newhavenreads.org.
  • Salvation Army – 1359 Dixwell Ave. Hamden, CT. 203-230-2323
  • Goodwill– 2369 Dixwell Ave. Hamden, CT. 203-230-2910