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All branches are accepting donations at any time during open hours, no appointment is needed. 

If you have 4 or more boxes of donations, please contact Trish Hatcher at 910-798-6354 before hand so an appropriate drop off time can be set.

The Library accepts:  Books in Good Condition, College Textbooks (within the last 15 years), Rare and Collectible Books, CD Audiobooks, Travel books (within the last 5 years). The Library does not accept:  Books in Bad Condition, Video or Audiocassette Tapes, Encyclopedia Sets, Journals, Magazines.

All donated items become the property of NHCPL and will be used, sold, disposed of or recycled at the Library's discretion. Selected items may be removed for sale online. NHCPL partners with third party vendors to process unsold books at the end of each sale.

Main Library & Law Library
201 Chestnut Street
Wilmington, NC 28401

Northeast Regional Library
1241 Military Cutoff Road
Wilmington, NC 28405

Pine Valley Library
3802 South College Road
Wilmington, NC 28412

Pleasure Island Library
1401 N. Lake Park Boulevard
Carolina Beach, NC 28428

Call (910) 798-6300
Hours: Monday-Thursday 10 am - 7 pm
Friday-Saturday 10 am - 5 pm
Sunday 1 - 5 pm