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Agency Information
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Funding Donations ; Sale of Goods - new or used materials collected
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) Suggested organizations to donate books in good condition to: 
Amity Goodwill 
Oakville Goodwill Value Centre 
Oakville Goodwill Donation Centre 
* hardcover and paperback novels in good condition  
Textbooks for Change 
* accept university and college textbooks published in the last 15 years 
* to drop off at the Goodwill Value Centre on Speers Road in Oakville separate them from other donated items and deposit in box  
* drop box also located at Sheridan College Library  
* no magazines, National Geographic or encyclopedias 
Animal Aid Foundation 
* accepts new and gently used books, CDs, DVDs, LPs, sheet music, rare books, comic books  
* call 289-814-3048 to get the Oakville address and arrange a time for the drop off 
The Canadian School Book Exchange 
* if books are not sent to a school in Canada or elsewhere, CSBE will recycle the remaining books and donate the recycling proceeds to reputable charitable organizations 
* accepts textbooks, library books, encyclopedias and magazines  
IODE Opportunity Shop 
* will accept small quantities  
* no academic or technical books 
* call ahead to verify what they can accept 
Little Free Library for locations and contact information see World Map on website 
* “take a book, return a book” free book exchange 
* accepts hardcover and paperbacks in good condition 
Oakville & Milton Humane Society, Barkin' Bin Thrift Store 
* do not accept magazines, textbooks or National Geographic 
Salvation Army Thrift Store 
* do not accept textbooks 
Salvation Army Regional Distribution and Recycling Centre 
* no magazines, text or technical books 
Second Life Books 
* offer a free pickup service for any type of books regardless of their age  
* pickup is available throughout the Greater Toronto area including Halton Region and can be booked online 
To recycle, place books in your Blue Box
Hours Vary by location
Areas Served Oakville
Eligibility No restrictions
Application Contact specific organization for information
Languages English
Fees None
Site Information
Located In Community Oakville
Physical Access Unknown - varies by location
Categories and Classification
HCSD Main Heading Community Programs ; Topic Guides
HCSD Sub Heading Donation Drop-off/Pick-up ; Special Topics
Service Categories Donation Drop Off Points ; Leisure Equipment/Supplies Donation Programs ~ Literacy Issues ; Thrift Shops

Agency Overview

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