Donating Books & Media

 Book Donations accepted by appointment only.
As of August 31, 2020

We Accept New or Gently Used:

  • Books
  • Audio Books on CD
  • DVDs
  • Music CDs
  • Video Games
  • Board Games with all pieces

How to Donate:

Contact our Book Sale Coordinator to make an appointment to drop off gently used books and media.
Call (503) 644-0043 ext 116 or email

Items may be placed in circulation or sold in the libraries’ Used Book Sale. All proceeds benefit library operations. Donation receipts available.

We Cannot Accept:

  • Damaged, torn, soiled or mildewed items
  • Books with writing, highlighting or underlining
  • Travel guides older than two (2) years
  • Textbooks older than five (5) years
  • Encyclopedias or yearbooks
  • Computer and programming manuals older than five (5) years
  • Reader’s Digest Condensed Books
  • Cassette & VHS video tapes
  • Software
  • CD & DVD empty cases

Second Edition Resale Shop is a fundraiser for the Cedar Mill Community Libraries Association, a 501(c)3 tax-exempt corporation dedicated to providing public library services. Tax ID #23-7438072.

Second Edition Resale is unable to accept donations at this time due to the store’s temporary closure. 

Cleaning out your closets? Please save your donations of new and like-new items until the shop reopens. Help the shop help the library even more by grouping your donations by category:

  • clothing and linens,
  • shoes and accessories,
  • electronics and small appliances,
  • housewares, and
  • miscellaneous.

Thanks, and we’ll see you soon!