Friends of Williamsburg Regional Library

Ongoing Book Sales at both libraries
Organized and run by Friends of Williamsburg Regional Library Foundation, the Book Nooks feature gently-used books, magazines, DVDs and videos, CDs, and records for sale at low prices. Proceeds benefit the Williamsburg Regional Library. Book Nooks are open during regular library hours at the James City County Library, 7770 Croaker Road and the Williamsburg Library, 515 Scotland Street.

Book Nook sign

Material Donation Guidelines

The Friends of WRL are accepting donations. There are some new guidelines for donations in response to the pandemic situation:
  • Book Nook donations will be accepted only during library open hours.
  • Book Nook donations must be dropped off at a specified location at each building.
    • At the Williamsburg Library, donations will be accepted at a cart outside the Theatre entrance
    • At the James City County Library, donations will be accepted on a cart near the book drops by the entrance.
  • Book Nook donations should be boxed or bagged and placed on or next to the cart.
  • If you have a donation larger than 5 boxes, please need to come inside and arrange for a staff member to accept the donation.
  • Book Nook donations should be in good condition so they can be sold to benefit the library.

The Friends of WRL Foundation is pleased to accept the following in new or gently used condition:

  • Hardcover fiction and nonfiction
  • Paperback fiction and nonfiction books
  • Children’s hardcover and paperback materials
  • Magazines
  • Textbooks
  • DVDs
  • Music CDs and vinyl LP records
  • Puzzles

Unfortunately we can not accept the following in any condition:

  • Catalogs
  • Encyclopedias
  • Cassette tapes
  • Readers Digest condensed books
  • Computer software and games
  • Severely damaged items