St. Mary’s County Library is happy to accept donations of the following:

  • Material in good condition
  • Materials less than 10 years old
  • Textbooks less than 1 year
  • Magazines less than 2 years old (Leonardtown Library only!)
  • No large quantities (trunk full or truckload). These can be donated directly to the Friends of the Library (see below).


Donations can be taken to the Friends of the Library Book Donation Room located at the Leonardtown Library.  The room is located in the rear of the building across from the back entrance.  Donations are only accepted:

  • Monday-Thursday 9 AM – 8 PM
  • Friday-Saturday 9 AM – 5 PM

Please consider recycling those items the library cannot accept.  For information:   recycling External Link