bring your donations to the front desk. If you want a receipt
please count your items. Staff
will fill out the library receipt with
the count provided and sign. No value is
DONATIONS OF MATERIALS TO HILO
- Books, magazines, and other
library materials are accepted all year.
- Must be in clean
and useable condition (no mold, no mildew, no bugs).
- All donated materials will
be reviewed for library needs, then passed on to the HPL Friends.
- New material (if you would
like to buy materials or donate money for library materials): please consult a librarian who will help make
suggestions as to library needs and desires.
- Lightly used recent
publications: accepted and subject to
library selection policy.
- Older, very
clean, materials may be used as replacements as needed.
Public Library Friends Circulating Magazines
no more than 5 years old
full sets only, no more than 5 years
- Children’s materials: all accepted
only clean and in very good condition
- Commercially produced DVDs
- Commercially produced videos
and cassettes (no mold, no mildew)
- Current general interest
magazines: no more than 1 year old
- Current weekly news
magazines: no more than 3 months old
- National Geographic magazine: current and previous year
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