News: All new forum theme!  See Forum Announcements for more information. 

  • May 29, 2015, 10:36:39 PM

Login with username, password and session length

Author Topic: s/o returning a library book  (Read 1927 times)

0 Members and 1 Guest are viewing this topic.

magicdomino

  • Super Hero!
  • ****
  • Posts: 5185
Re: s/o returning a library book
« Reply #15 on: January 15, 2014, 11:07:47 AM »
Go ahead and redonate it to the library.

A fun way to release books into the wild is www.bookcrossing.com.

Just don't let the bird have it and the donate it :) .

If you have active bookcrossers in the area, they may be maintaining Official Bookcrossing Zones (a fancy name for a take-a book-leave-a-book shelf in a store, coffeeshop, office, etc) and Little Free Libraries.  Even if you personally don't want to go to the trouble of registering a lot of books, you can leave the books there.

Dr. F, are you in the Washington, DC area?  The description of a free book bookcase in a library parking garage sounds like one in Arlington.  Anyhow, the BCinDC group is very active.  You can PM me if you are interested.