Donations

Program Supply Donations

Taber Public Library accepts donations of the following items:

  • Crafting supplies
  • Scrapbook/card making supplies
  • Complete puzzles in good condition (500-1200 pieces)
  • Silk plants
  • Seasonal decor in good contition
  • Physical literacy items in good condition
  • Board Games
  • Clean play clothes/costumes in good condition
  • Small toys/figurines
  • Lego
  • Seeds
  • Display equiment pieces
  • Table cloths
If you have any questions about donating any of the above items, please contact Dawn Kondas at dkondas@taberlibrary.ca, or 403-223-4343. 


Book & Media Donations 

As per policy F-11, Taber Public Library will accept the following:

  • Books in good condition, especially those published within the past 6 years, or books from a popular author/series.
  • Recent best sellers
  • Clean copies of Classic titles
  • Paperbacks in good condition published with the past 6 years
  • Current Video Formats - DVD's, Bluray or 4K titles 
  • Video Games

Taber Public Library will not accept the following:

  • Materials in poor condition
  • Textbooks or encyclopedias 
  • Magazines
  • Old government publications
  • VHS Tapes or Cassettes 
  • Computer Games

What is considered good condition?

Donated books should not have:

  • Bent or creased spines
  • Torn or otherwise unreadable pages
  • Liquid or food staining 
  • Yellowed pages
  • Damage from insects or dust
  • Foul Odor  

Donated Media Guidelines:

  • We kindly request that donated videos and games be in playable condition with no damage
  • To comply with copyright law we can not accepted burned discs (DVD-R, DVD-RW, CD-R, CD-RW). Media must be the original disk.   
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Taber Public Library's Gift and Donation policy

If you have any questions about donating any of the above items, please contact Cassidy Yaroslawsky cyaroslawsky@taberlibrary.ca 403-223-4343