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Libraries will reopen in multiple phases with limited capacity & services starting Aug 25. Learn about our Path to Reopening.

While SPL doesn’t accept book donations, there are a lot of great places that do!

For pick-up or drop-off:

Canadian Diabetes Association
2404 Thayer Ave
306-477-4232
Books and recent magazines; no encyclopedias, National Geographic, or Reader’s Digest

Salvation Army Thrift Store
Call toll-free for pick-up 1-800-757-4483
4-3000 Diefenbaker Dr (books only) 306-956-8250
410 42nd A St E (books and magazines) 306-956-4685

Saskatoon Institute on Community Living
1932 St. George Ave
306-477-2171
Books, CDs, and DVDs; no magazines, textbooks or encyclopedias

For drop-off only:

Canadian Federation of University Women
3501 8th St E (basement) T/W/Th 9:30 – 11:00 am
306-652-7708 (Alverta)
Books only (including encyclopedias, but only very new ones.)
Sold at fall mini-sale and annual spring fundraiser to support U of S scholarships.

City Hospital
701 Queen St
306-955-9318
Drop off at Volunteer Office
Soft cover books, magazines; no encyclopedias, National Geographic, or Reader’s Digest

Living Sky Wildlife Rehabilitation
306-652-5975
Books (no encyclopedias), CDs, DVDs, video games
Sold at annual garage sale fundraiser and occasional book sales

Royal University Hospital
103 Hospital Dr
306-655-6832
Drop off at Patient and Family Resource Room M-F 1:30 – 4:00 pm
Only soft cover books and magazines newer than two months

St. Paul’s Hospital
1702 20th St W
306-655-5708
Drop off at Volunteer Centre or Mission Office; for patient library and mobile library cart
Books (no encylopedias), magazines, CDs, and DVDs (“nothing too racy”)

Saskatoon Food Bank
202 Ave C S
306-664-6565
Books (no encyclopedias) and magazines for their library

Saskatoon Symphony Society
Several drop-off locations: consult list at http://sale.wgpotter.com/bms_donate
Accept books, sheet music, CDs, vinyl, tapes, videos, and DVDs; do not accept National
Geographic, Reader’s Digest, most encyclopedias, and most “generic” magazines
Sold at annual spring fundraising sale.

Value Village
2115 Faithful Ave
306-668-6161
302 Cope Lane 306-955-8702
Books (incl. encyclopedias), magazines, CDs, and DVDs; no withdrawn library materials

Village Green Thrift Shop
131 20th St W
306-652-1861
Drop off at rear of store; ring buzzer for assistance
Books (no encyclopedias), CDs, and DVDs; no magazines

Station 20 West
1120 20th St W
306-343-9378
Book exchange open to the public

Exchange for cash or trade:

8th Street Books & Comics
1010 8th St E
306-343-6624
Books (mostly science fiction and fantasy) and comics: cash or trade

Collector’s Edge
244 1st Ave N
306-653-3343
Comics, CDs, DVDs, vinyl: cash or trade

EB Games
601A-201 1st Ave S 306-933-1780
620-3510 8th St E 306-683-4684
Video games: Trade only (in-store credit)

Hi-Tech Video Game Traders
4-1115 Grosvenor Ave 306-373-2424 20-300
Confederation Dr 306-933-4484 102-3929
8th St E 306-933-0102 122-1824
McOrmond Dr 306-373-5300
Video games: cash or trade

Next Level Game Exchange
9-202 Primrose Dr
306-384-7222
Video games: cash or trade

Westgate Books
1022A Louise Ave
306-382-5252
Books and audiobooks: cash or trade

Vinyl Exchange
128 2nd Ave N
306-244-7090
CDs, vinyl, and DVDs: cash or trade

Vinyl Diner CD’s & Records
628 Broadway Ave
306-244-7640
CDs, records, cassettes, and music books: cash or trade

Recycling:

Cosmopolitan Industries
28 34th St E
306-664-3347
The Saskatchewan Waste Reduction Council maintains a database with detailed information on many of these organizations and what they accept: www.saskwastereduction.ca/recycle