What to do with used books?
Morris County Library
MCL accepts small quantities of used books, including textbooks, in good condition. Please, no magazines or encyclopedia sets. Call 973-285-6930 for donation guidelines.
Employment Horizons, 973-538-8822 X240 (Cedar Knolls)...accepts books in good, readable conditoon, including textbooks, CDs, DVDs, video games (no VHS) Please call first.
Bargain Box Thrift Shop, 973-267-1334 (Morristown)...sponsored by the Morristown Memorial Hospital Auxiliary. Donations are accepted only on certain days. Call for information.
Greystone Park Assn. Thrift Shop 973-898-4949 (Greystone Park)...Tues. & Thurs.,10AM-3PM, directions.
St. Clare's Bargain Barn, 973-625-6093 (Denville)...Tuesdays & Saturdays
Books for Soldiers...send your paperbacks to soldiers
Books through Bars...accepts textbooks
Seamen's Church Institute(Newark NJ) 973-589-5828...accepts old magazines (including National Geographic)& paperbacks.
Rare & valuable books
If you think your books fall into this category you can check values with online book dealers (Alibris, Used Book Central, AbeBooks, or EBay). Antiquarian book sellers offer a national database to identify firms that deal in special fields and/or estate sales.
Antiquarian book sellers in Morris
Old Book Shop, 4 John St., Morristown, 973-538-1210
Chatham Bookseller, 8 Greenvillage Rd., Madison, 973-822-1361
John P. La Criox, 179 Washington St., Morristown, 973-267-3115