Donation Guidelines

  • Donations are only accepted during library business hours.
  • Loading dock available Monday through Friday, 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.
  • After 4 p.m. on weekdays or on weekends, bring donations to the Information or Check Out Desk, or call 214-509-4913.
  • Limit of 2 manageable containers per visit.
  • Library staff is not responsible for unloading donations.
  • Donations are tax deductible; receipt available upon request.  The library cannot appraise or place values on materials received.

The library accepts the following materials in good condition:



  • Adult Fiction Hardbacks and Paperbacks
  • Adult Non-Fiction Hardbacks and Paperbacks
    • Computer, medical and travel books published within the last 5 years only
    • Encyclopedias, textbooks and business books within the last 10 years only
  • Children's Books
  • Audio Books
  • Music CDs
  • DVDs and Blu-Rays
  • Magazines published within 1 year (and older National Geographics)
book donations