Donate to the Library

Donations to the library help support the purchase of library materials, programs and services every year for the community to enjoy.

Donating books and materials

Select library locations are currently accepting donations.

Donated materials are given to the Mississauga Friends of the Library book sales. All book sale proceeds go directly to the Mississauga Library. Please contact your library location before bringing in donations.

Location accepting donations, welcome:

  • Books in English or French, published in the last 10 years
  • DVDs, Blu-rays and CDs

We do not accept:

  • Magazines
  • Encyclopedias
  • Text books
  • Computer books

Please ensure that donated items are free of mildew, mould, dust, dirt, water damage, spine damage, highlighting, hand written notes and are not missing pages or covers. Materials in poor condition should be recycled or disposed of.

If you would like to donate items of local history importance or are a local author looking to have your item added to the collection, please email

All donated items immediately become the property of the library.

Donating money

The library accepts cash, planned and in-memoriam donations. Financial donations can be made in person. For more information please contact

A tax receipt will be issued by the City for any amount over $20.