Bucks for Books Frequently Asked Questions


Q: What is Bucks for Books?

Bucks for Books is a fund-raising campaign that utilizes donations to purchase new books for adults and children that could not be purchased through the regular library budget.


Q: Is this donation tax-deductible?

Yes, all contributions are fully tax-deductible.


Q: May I write a check or use my credit card?

Checks are accepted and should be made payable to York County Library. We also accept Visa and MasterCard.


Q: Can we donate books?

Book donations are not accepted for Bucks for Books. The Library receives discounts on the books it purchases and can therefore make money go further than book donations.


Q: Can we donate to a specific branch?

Because all books are available to every York County Library customer, all donations received will benefit the entire York County Library system, including your local branch.


Q: Can we donate for a specific collection of books (i.e. children's, large print)?

As with the question above, all donations will be used for the York County Library's entire book collection, benefiting all customers regardless of age or interests.


Q: Can I make a donation in memory or honor of someone?

Yes, we welcome Bucks for Books donations in memory or honor of a special person. Please request a donation form from library staff. You can also download and print your own.