Library Book Sale

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  • Find great books, CDs, DVDs, magazines and more at the Sandwich Public Library's on-going book sale!
  • All book sale items have NO SET PRICING.
  • We simply ask for you to donate what you can for the items at the circulation desk. However much you donate is completely up to you! There is a black metal box located  next to the bookcases where you can place any monetary donation. 


The Sandwich Public Library gladly accepts donations. All donations are sorted and examined in order to determine if the donated item will be added to the library's collection. If not, the donated item will be sent to the Thrift Books donation center, be placed in the library's book sale, or recycled depending on the item's condition. 


  • All items must be in good condition. Items that have at any time been wet, show evidence of mold, or have broken bindings cannot be accepted.
  • Items must be boxed or bagged.
  • If you have more than two cartons please call 815-786-8308 x204 in advance to arrange a drop off time. If no one answers, please leave a message and we will call you back.
  • The library reserves the right to refuse donations
  • By donating material, you waive your rights to said material
  • Please bring donations to the circulation desk and do not place donations in book drop
We gladly accept:
  • Adult fiction (both hard and soft cover).
  • Like-new children's fiction, any year.
  • General nonfiction (both hard and soft cover) published after 2012
  • Computer/Technology related books published after 2010.
  • DVD movies and series
  • Audiobooks on CD or Playaway (fiction and nonfiction rules apply)
  • Music CDs
We do not need and will NOT accept:
  • VHS tapes
  • Cassettes
  • Records
  • Magazines
  • Encyclopedias
  • Text Books