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2018-01-09

Can I send the books I am not using to the library? How will the library deal with public donations? How can I donate books to the library?

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(1) The Library welcomes the donation of books and materials from all walks of life. The books and materials for donation must contain knowledge, common sense or leisure content. Please do not donate the following books:
 
1. Textbooks and reference books for high schools and primary schools;
 
2. Public exam books, employment exam books;
 
3. Books that are outdated, expired, or without reference value;
 
4. Computer-related books that have been published more than two years ago;
 
5. Periodicals, magazines, promotional brochures, religious books;
 
6. Books that contain drawing lines, notes, water stains and other damage;
 
7. Books that violate copyright laws and regulations.
 
8. Other books that do not comply with the library collection development policies.
 
(2) The library has the right to review and dispose of the books and materials received, and the book donor may not attach any conditions and may not have any objections. If you need a thank-you note, you must declare in advance. The library will give the thank-you note based on the actual number in collections and will not specify the value of the gift according to the regulations of the Ministry of Finance. If the donor does not agree with this rule, donations will not be accepted by the library.
 
(3) Information on donated books may be obtained by telephone in advance. The knowledge base organization department of the library (Tel 04-22625100 ext. 1407) can be contacted by phone from 9 am to 12 am or from 2 pm to 5 pm on Tuesday and Friday.
The Library handles large donations on a case-0by-case basis based on the actual situation.
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