Where can I find organisations which donate books?

Four boys sitting on a wall reading books

Four young boys reading books on top of a stone wall during health week at school, New South Wales  ca. 1930, nla.obj-162139840

There are many organisations which donate books. Here are a few examples:


  • Biblionef sends children's books to schools, orphanages etc. in developing countries.
  • Adopt A Library encourages donations to libraries and schools in the US and around the world.



  • The Asia Foundation, Books for Asia Program accepts book donations from Individuals and Companies to a number of countries in the Asian region. 

Pacfic Islands

 See also the FAQ: Does the National Library donate books to other libraries?