Friends of the El Cerrito Library

    6510 Stockton Ave.
    El Cerrito, CA 94530
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    (510) 526-7512

    Pickup: Large donations only.

    Drop-off: Give to librarian during library hours.

    General Info: Accepts records, videos, books on tape or audio cassettes, CDs, books, and magazines that are no more than 12 months old. Science and math textbooks are accepted, but no other textbooks. Do not accept Reader's Digest condensed books, or books in poor condition. Donations should be brought directly to the librarian during open hours. For large donations, pickup may be available. Books are also for sale online:

    Hours: M-Tu 12pm-8pm, Th 10am-6pm, F 1pm-5pm, Sa 10am-5pm


    Materials Recycled and/or Reused:
    This vendor handles:

  • Audio Tapes - Reuse (Audio tapes and books-on-tape.)
  • Books - Reuse (Science and math textbooks are accepted, but no other textbooks. No Reader's Digest condensed books.)
  • CDs / DVDs / Laser Disks - Reuse (CDs Only)
  • Magazines - Reuse (No more than 12 months old.)
  • Records/Albums/LPs - Reuse
  • Video Tapes - Reuse

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If it is not recyclable, please assure that you dispose of material properly through your garbage collection company or a permitted Transfer Station or Landfill.  To report illegal dumping, call 1-800-NO-DUMPING.

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