Book Donations

Proceeds from the sale of YOUR gently used books directly benefits Lancaster Public Library and its patrons by helping to close the gap in public funding we need to carry out our important community mission.

Lancaster City Branch

Donations of gently used books, DVDs, CDs, & vinyl records are accepted Mondays and Wednesdays, 10am-12pm, and the FIRST Saturday of the month, 10am-1pm, at the Book ReSort, 225 N. Marshall Street, Lancaster.

Sorry, we cannot accept the following:

  • Music cassettes
  • VHS tapes
  • Reader’s Digest Condensed Books
  • Magazines
  • Pre-2000 Encyclopedia Sets

Questions? Please call (717) 295-1950.

Leola & Mountville Branch

Book and DVD donations are accepted at the Leola and Mountville Branches during regular business hours. Due to limited storage space, these locations can only accept two to three boxes from one donor at a time. Therefore, if you have multiple boxes to donate, please bring them to the Book ReSort on Marshall Street during their donation hours (listed above).