The Friends of the Heights Libraries appreciates your donation of books to help supply the ongoing sales in the Harvey and FRIENDS Bookshop, and periodically held Special Book Sales. Proceeds from book sales support the Heights Libraries, its projects and programs. 

We DO NOT accept the following:                                                                    


Textbooks, Law or Medical Books older than 2 years

Computer and Technology books older than 3 years

Reference books older than 3 years

Travel books older than 3 years  

Books in poor condition or written in

CD’s, DVD’s or VHS tapes that are homemade or are missing covers


We especially encourage donating any of the following:                 


Coffee Table books

Antique or Collectible books

Arts books

History books 

Cooking books

Gardening books       

Craft and Hobby books

African American literature

Children’s books

Current textbooks (within last two years)

Recent Reference books (within last three years)


Classical literature      


Books on tape or CD 




Donations to the Friends are tax deductible – a receipt of donation will be provided upon request – but we are prohibited by the IRS to specify a dollar amount of the donation.


Please bring donations to the Lee Road Library shipping dock (ring the bell by the entrance) or the Lee Road Library circulation desk during Library hours, Monday through Saturday only.


Donations of the equivalent of four or more boxes (moving book carton size or larger) can be picked up if desired. To make arrangements, please call Harvey and Friends Bookshop at (216) 932-3600 ext. 1234 and leave a message.

FRIENDS are glad to support an award winning library system.
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