Book Donations Requested

Previously enjoyed books may be delivered to the Friends Book Room on Monday mornings from 8:00 am to 11:00 am when volunteers are processing books. Or, by calling 760-333-0733 to schedule an appointment for dropping off books on other days of the week.  If you have a large amount of books to donate you can schedule an appointment for pickup by calling 760-799-2565.

Directions to Friends Book Room
From the intersection of Monterey and Magnesia Falls go east and turn right at the second driveway into parking lot 25. The Maintenance building (M&O) is the second building on the right. Turn right into the driveway and see an orange door with a sign above "Friends of the Library." If you are donating books on a day and time other than Monday mornings, please call 760-333-0733 to schedule an appointment to drop off books.

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Large Donations

Call for pick-up of large donations call 760-799-2565

We accept previously enjoyed books, audio books on CD, music CDs, and DVDs.

We are unable to accept:

  • ·       Magazines
  • ·       Encyclopedias
  • ·       Comics
  • ·       LP records
  • ·       Cassette tapes
  • ·       VHS tapes
  • ·       Technical books (medicine, legal, real estate, computer software, etc.) if published over 3 years ago

The Tax ID# for Friends of the College of the Library Is 23 - 7238550. 

Friends of the College of the Desert Library 43-500 Monterey Avenue, Palm Desert, Ca. 92260

All proceeds benefit the COD Library. Questions? or 760-333-0733


Cash Donations Appreciated.
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Address: 43500 Monterey Avenue, Palm Desert, CA. 92260

Phone: 760-568-3138


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