Have books to donate? We sell them to raise money for library programs right here in Sammamish.

1. Book donations may be dropped at the checkout desk. We accept ongoing donations of used books in good condition. Friends of the Sammamish Library is a registered 501(c)3 nonprofit organization. Your donation is tax-deductible. Receipts are available. Please ask a staff member at the circulation desk for a receipt.


We accept:

  • Gently used fiction (paper and hardback)
  • Gently used nonfiction (paper and hardback)
  • Travel guides 2013 or newer
  • CDs, DVDs, sheet music and maps
  • Atlases, 2013 or newer, or vintage
  • Children’s books, children’s books, children’s books!


We do not accept:

  • Torn, dirty or musty books
  • Books with excessive writing, highlighting or underlining
  • Magazines or Reader’s Digest condensed books
  • Computer books older than 2013
  • Encyclopedias
  • Textbooks
  • Audiotapes

2. Monetary donations may be dropped off at the checkout desk at the library or mailed to:


Friends of Sammamish Library
c/o Sammamish Library
825 228th Ave. S.E.
Sammamish, WA

Please make checks out to Friends of the Sammamish Library, and check with your employer to see if your donation is eligible to be matched. These funds allow us to provide even more programs.