Book Donations


The Friends of the Kent Public Library accept clean hardcover books, paperbacks, children’s books, Friends of the Kent Libraryaudio books, DVDs and CDs. Please, only mold-free and smoke-free materials. Magazines, encyclopedias, textbooks, VHS tapes or condensed books will not be accepted as donations.


Donations may be left in the beige container near the book drop at the back door. Please do not block the doorway or book drop with donated items. If you would like a form for donation for tax purposes, please ask the library staff at the circulation desk. The library does not assess the value of the donated items.


To donate to the library collection directly, ask at the circulation desk. Donated items will be added to the collection at the discretion of the library. Items not added to the collection will be sold at the Book Nook and Friends’ Big Book Sales to support the library.


The Friends and the Library thank you for your continued support and greatly appreciate your donations!