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Book Donation


414 Main Street

Middlefield, CT

(860) 349-3857



  1. The Levi E. Coe Library welcomes donations of books and media materials that are gently used and in good condition. Materials donated to the library will not be returned to the donor.

  2. The Levi E. Coe Library reserves the right to add donated items to its collection, sell the items, or dispose of the items at its discretion.

  3. Materials that are added to the Levi E. Coe Library collection will be classified and shelved according to standard library cataloging procedures. The Library reserves the right to decide when these donated items will be withdrawn from the collection.

  4. The Levi E. Coe Library reserves the right to limit, decline, or suspend donations for a specified period of time due to storage or other issues as designated by the Board of Directors. Additionally, advanced notice of large donations may be required due to limited storage space.

  5. Abandoned books and other materials that are not claimed within 90 days may be considered donations to the Levi E. Coe Library, and are subject to the terms as stated in the Book Donation Policy.

{Adopted March 2012}