Donation Reservations

We are please to be bringing back book and media donations to The Bookmark by reservation only. 

How it Works

  • Donations will be dropped in front of the store

  • Reservations can be made in 10-minute increments during store hours: Wednesday and Friday, 11am-2pm and Sunday, 11am-4pm. 

  • You may donate up to 4 boxes or 5 bags

  • Please review our Donation Policy carefully before making a reservation

Safety First!

Safety requirements for dropping off donations:

  • Wear an approved face covering

  • Maintain at least 6 feet of distance between yourself and Bookmark staff

Virtual Bookstore

If you're not comfortable shopping in person or can't find a time that works for your schedule, our Virtual Bookstore is a great option for shopping with us anytime!

  • You may reserve a 45 minute slot to shop during our open hours.

    45 min

    10 US dollars
  • Maximum of four boxes OR five bags may be donated per reservation.

    45 min

Friends of the OPL and The Bookmark Bookstore

(510) 444-0473
721 Washington Street
Oakland, CA 94607


11am - 2pm

11am - 2pm

11am - 4pm

Currently, our store is operating during limited hours for curbside pickup for purchases from our Virtual Bookstore and in-store shopping by reservation only.

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