Donate

Every donation makes a difference! Here are some examples of what your contribution can do:

  • $5: a picture book to be loved by countless families
  • $25: an audiobook to be used by seniors with low vision
  • $50: a robot to be used to teach children how to code
  • $150: a concert or cultural event open to the community

Donations are tax deductible and can be made in person, online, via mail, or by phone. Call 315-637-6374 for more information!


We stock our book sales with the excellent materials you donate. All proceeds from our book sales benefit the FFL.

Tax Information

If you are interested you can ask the staff member accepting your materials for a tax receipt that will indicate the type and quantity of the materials donated. We are not able to appraise the value of your materials.

Still have questions? Call us at 315-637-6374 or email us at donatebooks@fflib.org.

Donate Materials

We stock our book sales with the excellent materials you donate. All proceeds from our book sales benefit the FFL.

How to Donate Your Items:

  • DO bring your items to a staff member during library business hours. Items placed in the book drop or left on the premise will be thrown out.
  • DO plan to spend a few minutes with a staff member to go through your donation.
  • DO package donations of more than 10 items in a box that the library will keep.
  • Do call for an appointment if you have a larger donation.

Materials We DO Accept:

  • “Like-New” condition adult, teen, and childrens:
    • Fiction and Non-Fiction books
    • Media (DVDs, CDs, Audiobooks)
    • Complete board games and puzzles

Materials We CAN’T Accept

  • Any materials that are damaged
  • Magazines and newspapers
  • Encyclopedias or dictionaries
  • Textbooks or industry manuals
  • VHS or cassette tapes
  • Time sensitive or outdated material like travel guides, technology books, or health books