Want to donate books for reuse or recycling? Just deposit your books in the big, green, Better World Books bin which is now available outside the Evanston Public Library, 1703 Orrington Avenue, for convenient 24-hour outdoor dropoff of book donations on the east side of the Library.
Other recommended venues for book donation include:
(Please call ahead to confirm these organizations are open and accepting donations)
Friends of the Glencoe Public Library, 320 Park Avenue, Glencoe, (847) 835-7467.
The Epilepsy Foundation of Greater Chicago; call 1-855-968-3662 for pick up at your home.
Open Books; call 312-475-1355 for more information about this non-profit organization that cultivates the literacy skills of thousands of children and youth each year, from those who need intervention to those who desire enrichment
The Salvation Army, 4335 Oakton Ave, Skokie, 800-728-7825
Goodwill, 1916B Dempster St, Evanston, 847-905-1202
Books4Cause, 3415 Madison St., Skokie, 1-800-570-3698