Carbondale library accepting book donations for upcoming sale

Carbondale library accepting book donations for upcoming sale

CARBONDALE, IL (KFVS) - The Friends of Morris Library at Southern Illinois University Carbondale is now collecting book donations for their next book sale.

The date of the benefit sale hasn't been determined yet but donations are requested now to ensure a large selection.

Collection boxes can be found at: the Carbondale City Hall building; the Furniture King; Carbondale Kroger; Murdale True Value; Schnucks in Carbondale; Vic Koenig Chevrolet and; Vogler Ford.

Biographies, fiction novels, mysteries, classic literature, and books about history, gardening, crafts, home repair, and travel are particularly sought.

Donations of books in good condition are welcome but please don't pass on textbooks, outdated technology books, or materials that have damage, mold or mildew.

For more information, contact Kristine B. McGuire at or call 618-453-1633.  Proceeds from the sale benefit library programs and activities.

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