book donations .
We gladly accept all types of adult and children's books with four exceptions:
NO encyclopedias NO magazines NO textbooks NO smoke-soaked books NO library discards
>> store drop offs
We will accept small donations (less than 100 books) at our retail store in Pilsen. Drop-offs accepted every day EXCEPT SATURDAY.
>> warehouse drop offs
If you have a particularly large donation (greater than 400 books) we can arrange a drop-off time at our Pilsen Warehouse. Our warehouse hours fluctuate due to our pick up schedule, so please email us to set up a drop-off time.
request a pick up
We offer a book pick up service, free-of-charge, to book donors located in Chicago and the surrounding suburbs. Please fill out the form below and we'll contact you shortly to coordinate a pickup time. Please note: we are not able to offer you a donation receipt for your taxes. Please see above.
Current wait time for a pickup: 1-2 days