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Donate Your Books Here

Find one of our handy book drop drop boxes at a location near you and donate your books today. (All books welcome… Good condition, please!)

United States

United Kingdom

Why choose Better World Books for my book donation?

Better World Books is a certified B-Corporation and a for-profit global e-retailer that collects and sells new and used books online matching each purchase with a book donation, Book-for-Book™. Each sale generates funds for literacy and education initiatives in the UK, US, and around the world. Since its launch in 2003, Better World Books has raised more than $27 million for libraries and literacy, donated over 26 million books, and reused or recycled over 300 million books. To learn more how Better World Books Cares, visit Cares.BetterWorldBooks.com.

I have a large donation. Is a Drop Box right for me?

Our Drop Boxes are very popular and designed to safely hold an average of 800 books. Please plan accordingly if you have a large donation as our Drop Boxes fill quickly. Please do not leave your donations outside of the box. At this time, we are unable to accommodate private donation pick up requests. To learn more about our services click here.

What if there is not a Drop Box near me?

We welcome donations at any of global facilities. Unfortunately, we are unable to offer prepaid shipping labels, a donation acknowledgement letter or a donation confirmation letter. In addition, we are unable to accommodate walk-in donations. Please ship your donations prepaid to one of the following locations nearest to you:

Better World Books: Central

Attention: Donations
55740 Currant Road
Mishawaka, IN 46545
United States of America

Better World Books: East

Attention: Donations
495 E Locust Lane,
York,  PA 17406
United States of America

Better World Books: West

Attention: Donations
14525 Industry Circle #200-300
Reno, NV 89506
United States of America

Better World Books: UK

Attention: Donations
Unit 10, Castle Industrial Estate,
Queensferry Road, Dunfermline
Fife, KY11 8NT
United Kingdom