The Moorpark City Library will accept donations during open hours. Please do not leave donations outside the Library. Instead, bring your donations inside the Library and staff will assist you. 

 Please review our guidelines for donating items below. 

Items Accepted:

  • Hardcover and paperback - fiction and nonfiction
  • Children's Books - all kinds
  • Reference books - AGE MATTERS!
  • Travel Guides must be less than 2 years old
  • Computer software, test prep, college guides, self-help, health/medical books must be less than 3 years old
  • Parenting guides, education guides, business/law books, general reference books must be less than 5 years old

Items NOT Accepted:

  • Books in poor condition due to broken bindings, missing pages, soiled, musty, moldy, with smoke or water damage, or with excessive writing in the text
  • Textbooks and encyclopedias
  • Magazines

The Moorpark City Library benefits from your donation whether the books are added to the collection or sold to help raise funds for library services.