How to Donate Books and More to the Salina Library

Your Donation Makes a Difference!

Donations to Salina Library may be made at any time and in any amount. These gifts are used for additional library materials, equipment, and furniture beyond the limit of the library's usual operating budget. Donations can be made securely online through PayPal or by check or cash sent directly to the library.

Support the Library Through the Amazon Smile Program:

With the Amazon Smile Program, Amazon will donate a percentage of sales to the charity of your choice. Log on to and select the Salina Library as the charity you would like to support with donations from Amazon when you make purchases there.

Donate Materials:

  • Bring your items to a staff member, do not leave your items outside the library or in the book drop

  • Plan to spend time with a staff member going through your donation

  • Please call for an appointment if you have a large donation

Materials We Accept:

Adult, teen and children's materials in good condition:

  • Fiction and non-fiction books

  • Media

  • Complete board games and puzzles

  • Materials We Do Not Accept:

    • Damaged materials

    • Magazines

    • Encyclopedias or dictionaries

    • Textbooks or industry manuals

    • VHS or cassette tapes

    • Time sensitive or outdated material like travel guides, technology books or health books