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Options for Discarding books (for libraries and Friends)

  • Better World Books
  • Discover Books
  • Use to stock Friends’ Little Free Libraries
  • Offer to LFL Stewards
  • Use to refresh libraries at Assisted Living Facilities
  • Give to NC Correctional Facilities (follow guidelines)
  • Offer bibles, religious & spiritual books to churches
  • Offer basic and special diet cookbooks to food banks
  • Offer books to homeless shelters
  • Offer material to nonprofit thrift stores and other nonprofits

Selling Old/Antique Books

Old book terms you should know:
https://www.raptisrarebooks.com/antiquarian-and-rare-book-glossary-of-terms-you-should-know/

Wiki-How—valuing old books:
https://www.wikihow.com/Find-the-Value-of-Old-Books

List of websites to help you evaluate old books:
https://www.prattlibrary.org/research/guides/evaluating-old-books

Good description of how to grade the condition of books:
https://flipsy.com/article/7666/old-books-without-isbn-value

List of old books that are wanted—by author’s first name:
https://books.hyraxia.com/rare-books-bought-wanted-first-editions-old

Other Book Sale information

The links were last checked in October 2021. Please email the FONCPL webmaster to report any broken links or any additional resources you recommend.

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