Seville Township Library

Donation/Gift Policy

Donations/Gifts Policy


Acceptance of gifts/donations shall be governed by the same principles and criteria applied to the selection of items for purchase. Gifts of books or other materials which do not comply with the Libran/s objectives and policies will be refused. No conditions may be imposed relating to any item either prior to or after its acceptance by the Library. AII gifts and donated materials (including works of local authors) become the property of the Library. The manner of disposition of any materials which are not added to the collection will be decided by the Library. Should the gift be monetary in memory of, or in honor of, an individual will have staff select and purchase the book, and a memorial plaque will be placed in the item.

The library will accept: books that are clean and in good condition.

The library will not accept: text books, encyclopedias, reference books, VHS movies, mass-produced romance novels, and Reader’s Digest.