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.
NOTE: When a holiday falls on a Monday, we will accept book donations on the following Tuesday. We will be closed for the following holidays, but accepting books the following Tuesday:
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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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:
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?
CODLibraryFriend@aol.com or 760-333-0733