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Books

Books have so much life in them. If you are done enjoying your story, consider re-gifting or donating your book.

Soft-cover books are accepted in the blue single-stream recycling cart. For hard cover books, remove the cover and dispose in the garbage. Recycle the pages from hard cover books in the blue cart.

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Locations

Location pin Central Disposal Site – Reuse Area (Recycletown)

500 Mecham Rd
Petaluma, CA 94952

NotesDrop-off: usable books; check with on-site attendant.

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Location pin Exchange Bank (St. Francis Branch)- Free Bookmobile of Sonoma County

136 Calistoga Rd.
Santa Rosa, CA

NotesDrop-off: current, relevant non-fiction; current, popular fiction (published within 10 years); how-to; classics; books in Spanish; dictionaries (including bilingual); science & nature; humor; cooking/food/drink; large print books & audiobooks on CD; spiritual & religion (especially eastern); history; philosophy; children's books - current titles for youth and young adults including toddler books, early readers, dictionaries, science, music, art, nature and popular fiction. Good condition only; no encyclopedias. The Free Bookmobile of Sonoma County promotes literacy and love of reading by giving away high quality books to people throughout the region. The Free Bookmobile especially seeks to serve children and senior citizens living in rural and low-income areas.

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Location pin Friends of the Cloverdale Library

401 N Cloverdale Blvd.
Cloverdale, CA 95404

NotesDrop-off: books, hardback and paperback books, as wells a audiobooks in good condition. Please no encyclopedias or textbooks. Donations accepted during Library hours only.

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Location pin Friends of the Healdsburg Libraries

139 Piper St
Healdsburg, CA 95448

NotesDrop-off : books, audio books (books on CD or cassette okay) and recent magazines. Please no encyclopedias or out-of-date legal, medical or other textbooks.

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Location pin Friends of the Petaluma Libraries

100 Fairgrounds Dr
Petaluma, CA 94952

NotesDrop-off (loading dock on library west side): books and audio books (books on CD or cassette okay) Magazines (within recent years). Please no encyclopedias, or out-of-date legal, medical or other textbooks.

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Location pin Friends of the Rohnert Park Library

6250 Lynne Conde Way
Rohnert Park, CA 94928

NotesDrop-off: books, audio books (books on CD or cassette okay), CD's, DVD's. Please no encylcopedias, out-of-date legal, medical, or textbooks. Drop donations off inside the library. No donations accepted outside of business hours.

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Location pin Friends of the Santa Rosa Libraries

211 E St.
Santa Rosa, CA 95404

NotesDrop-off in the designated area in yellow on library west side (enter from 3rd St. just west of E St.): clean, saleable books and books on CD or MP3. Please no magazines, encyclopedias or out-of-date reference or textbooks.

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Location pin Friends of the Windsor Library

9291 Old Redwood Hwy, Bldg 100
Windsor, CA 95404

NotesDrop-off: books, audio books, CDs, DVDs, jigsaw puzzles and recent magazines. Deliver donations to the Windsor Library circulation desk. Donations must be in good condition. A staff member will provide a tax credit form upon request.

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Location pin Garbage Reincarnation Thrift Store

949 Sebastopol Rd
Santa Rosa, CA 95407

NotesDrop-off: usable books. No encyclopedias.

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Location pin Goodwill Industries Cloverdale

543 N Cloverdale Blvd
Cloverdale, CA 95425

NotesDrop-off: good condition books, textbooks, encyclopedias, reference and technical books.

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Location pin Goodwill Industries Healdsburg

513 Healdsburg Ave
Healdsburg, CA 95448

NotesDrop-off: good condition books, textbooks, encyclopedias, reference and technical books.

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Location pin Goodwill Industries Petaluma

1000 Lakeville St
Petaluma, CA 94952

NotesDrop-off: good condition books, textbooks, encyclopedias, reference and technical books.

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Location pin Goodwill Industries Rohnert Park

476 Rohnert Park Expy
Rohnert Park, CA 94928

NotesDrop-off: good condition books, textbooks, encyclopedias, reference and technical books.

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Location pin Goodwill Industries Santa Rosa (Industrial Dr)

3535 Industrial Dr
Santa Rosa, CA 95403

NotesDrop-off: good condition books, textbooks, encyclopedias, reference and technical books.

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Location pin Goodwill Industries Santa Rosa (Sebastopol Rd)

2007 Sebastopol Rd
Santa Rosa, CA 95407

NotesDrop-off: good condition books, textbooks, encyclopedias, reference and technical books.

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Location pin Goodwill Industries Santa Rosa (Yolanda Ave)

651 Yolanda Ave
Santa Rosa, CA 95404

NotesDrop-off: good condition books, textbooks, encyclopedias, reference and technical books.

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Location pin Goodwill Industries Sebastopol

6826 Sebastopol Rd
Sebastopol, CA 95472

NotesDrop-off: good condition books, textbooks, encyclopedias, reference and technical books.

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Location pin Goodwill Industries Windsor

6450 Hembree Ln
Windsor, CA 95492

NotesDrop-off: good condition books, textbooks, encyclopedias, reference and technical books.

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Location pin GS Market - Discover Books

1150 River Rd.
Fulton, CA 95439

NotesDaily 24 hours Drop-off (outdoor box): usable books, textbooks, reference and technical books.Books are collected to benefit charities. See website for more information.

Location pin Healdsburg Exchange Bank- Free Bookmobile of Sonoma County

403 Allan Ct.
Healdsburg, CA 95448

NotesDrop-off: current, relevant non-fiction; current, popular fiction (published within 10 years); how-to; classics; books in Spanish; dictionaries (including bilingual); science & nature; humor; cooking/food/drink; large print books & audiobooks on CD; spiritual & religion (especially eastern); history; philosophy; children's books - current titles for youth and young adults including toddler books, early readers, dictionaries, science, music, art, nature and popular fiction. Good condition only; no encyclopedias. The Free Bookmobile of Sonoma County promotes literacy and love of reading by giving away high quality books to people throughout the region. The Free Bookmobile especially seeks to serve children and senior citizens living in rural and low-income areas.

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Location pin Lark Rexall Drugs - Free Bookmobile of Sonoma County

16251 Main Street
Guerneville, CA

NotesDrop-off: current, relevant non-fiction; current, popular fiction (published within 10 years); how-to; classics; books in Spanish; dictionaries (including bilingual); science & nature; humor; cooking/food/drink; large print books & audiobooks on CD; spiritual & religion (especially eastern); history; philosophy; children's books - current titles for youth and young adults including toddler books, early readers, dictionaries, science, music, art, nature and popular fiction. Good condition only; no encyclopedias. The Free Bookmobile of Sonoma County promotes literacy and love of reading by giving away high quality books to people throughout the region. The Free Bookmobile especially seeks to serve children and senior citizens living in rural and low-income areas.

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Location pin Main Adult Detention Facility Inmate Services

562 Russell Ave. (loading dock at back of Main Jail)
Santa Rosa, CA

NotesBy appointment. Drop-off: English and Spanish paperback novels and magazines. Please place items in library bin on the dock; bin is at back of building, call first.

Location pin Metro PCS - Free Bookmobile of Sonoma County

6265 Commerce Blvd.
Rohnert Park, CA

NotesDrop-off: current, relevant non-fiction; current, popular fiction (published within 10 years); how-to; classics; books in Spanish; dictionaries (including bilingual); science & nature; humor; cooking/food/drink; large print books & audiobooks on CD; spiritual & religion (especially eastern); history; philosophy; children's books - current titles for youth and young adults including toddler books, early readers, dictionaries, science, music, art, nature and popular fiction. Good condition only; no encyclopedias. The Free Bookmobile of Sonoma County promotes literacy and love of reading by giving away high quality books to people throughout the region. The Free Bookmobile especially seeks to serve children and senior citizens living in rural and low-income areas.

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Location pin Paul's Empire Head Shop & Engine Supply- Free Bookmobile of Sonoma County

112 Roberts Ave.
Santa Rosa, CA

NotesDrop off: Current books for donation, no outdated material.

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Location pin Petaluma Recycling Center

315 Second St.
Petaluma, CA 94952

NotesDrop off: hardcover books.

Location pin Pick of the Litter Thrift & Gift Shop

1701-A Piner Rd. (next to Valley Fast Oil)
Santa Rosa, CA 95403

NotesDrop-off: books in good condition.

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Location pin Recycle for Change (Green Drop-off Boxes)

NotesDrop-off (outdoor box): usable books, textbooks, reference and technical books. Items are collected to benefit charities. Call or email to locate a collection drop-off box near you.

Location pin Salvation Army

160 Montgomery Dr.
Santa Rosa, CA 95402

NotesDrop-off: good condition books, all kinds. Organization provides support for homeless families.

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Location pin Sonoma County Jail Industries Nursery Program

2254 Ordinance Rd.
Santa Rosa, CA 95403

NotesDrop-off: garden books and horticulture/landscape/garden videos. Needed for reuse by adult agricultural education program.

Location pin St. Vincent de Paul of Sonoma County

5671 Redwood Dr.
Rohnert Park, CA 94928

NotesDrop-off: usable books. No encyclopedias.

Location pin The Global Book Exchange

852 Del Ganado
Novato, CA 94949

NotesDrop-off: children's reading, encyclopedias newer than 1989, text and reference books, call first; nonprofit distributes to schools and libraries worldwide. See website for more information

Location pin The UPS Store- Free Bookmobile of Sonoma County

9048 Brooks Rd., S.
Windsor, CA

NotesDrop-off: current, relevant non-fiction; current, popular fiction (published within 10 years); how-to; classics; books in Spanish; dictionaries (including bilingual); science & nature; humor; cooking/food/drink; large print books & audiobooks on CD; spiritual & religion (especially eastern); history; philosophy; children's books - current titles for youth and young adults including toddler books, early readers, dictionaries, science, music, art, nature and popular fiction. Good condition only; no encyclopedias. The Free Bookmobile of Sonoma County promotes literacy and love of reading by giving away high quality books to people throughout the region. The Free Bookmobile especially seeks to serve children and senior citizens living in rural and low-income areas.

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Location pin Umpqua Bank Sonoma - Free Bookmobile of Sonoma County

135 W. Napa Street #101
Sonoma, CA

NotesDrop-off: current, relevant non-fiction; current, popular fiction (published within 10 years); how-to; classics; books in Spanish; dictionaries (including bilingual); science & nature; humor; cooking/food/drink; large print books & audiobooks on CD; spiritual & religion (especially eastern); history; philosophy; children's books - current titles for youth and young adults including toddler books, early readers, dictionaries, science, music, art, nature and popular fiction. Good condition only; no encyclopedias. The Free Bookmobile of Sonoma County promotes literacy and love of reading by giving away high quality books to people throughout the region. The Free Bookmobile especially seeks to serve children and senior citizens living in rural and low-income areas.

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Location pin Umpqua Bank, Sebastopol- Free Bookmobile of Sonoma County

201 N. Main St.
Sebastopol, CA

NotesDrop-off: current, relevant non-fiction; current, popular fiction (published within 10 years); how-to; classics; books in Spanish; dictionaries (including bilingual); science & nature; humor; cooking/food/drink; large print books & audiobooks on CD; spiritual & religion (especially eastern); history; philosophy; children's books - current titles for youth and young adults including toddler books, early readers, dictionaries, science, music, art, nature and popular fiction. Good condition only; no encyclopedias. The Free Bookmobile of Sonoma County promotes literacy and love of reading by giving away high quality books to people throughout the region. The Free Bookmobile especially seeks to serve children and senior citizens living in rural and low-income areas.

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Location pin Umpqua Bank, Sonoma - Free Bookmobile of Sonoma County

135 W. Napa St. #101
Sonoma, CA 95476

NotesDrop-off: current, relevant non-fiction; current, popular fiction (published within 10 years); how-to; classics; books in Spanish; dictionaries (including bilingual); science & nature; humor; cooking/food/drink; large print books & audiobooks on CD; spiritual & religion (especially eastern); history; philosophy; children's books - current titles for youth and young adults including toddler books, early readers, dictionaries, science, music, art, nature and popular fiction. Good condition only; no encyclopedias. The Free Bookmobile of Sonoma County promotes literacy and love of reading by giving away high quality books to people throughout the region. The Free Bookmobile especially seeks to serve children and senior citizens living in rural and low-income areas.

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Location pin Valero Discover Books

910 Baywood Dr
Petaluma, CA 94954

NotesDrop off, outdoor box: usable books, textbooks, reference, technical books. Books are collected to benefit charities. See website for more information.