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Thank you for considering Chicago Ridge Public Library for your book, movie, and music donations!
Donations in good condition may be dropped off at the Circulation Desk. Items must be in "gift-worthy" condition, free of stains, odor, excessive dust, water damage, or mold. Donations will be put on our Friends of the Library book sale shelf; they cannot be returned once donated. We accept books, audiobooks, DVDs, Blu-rays, and CDs, with the following exceptions:
Damaged, discolored, smelly, or moldy books
Scratched or damaged DVDs, CDs, or audiobooks
Newspapers and magazines
Encyclopedia sets and reference books
School workbooks or notebooks
Personal letters or papers
VHS tapes, audio cassettes, or personally made CDs or DVDs
Advance reading copies or galleys
Individuals interested in donating funds to the library directly can do so through our Friends of the Library program. Please visit their page on our site for additional information.
For memorial gifts or donations to honor friends and loved ones, please contact us at 708-423-7753.