The Bookmark Bookstore has updated its donation policy to expand both the amount and types of donations we will accept.
1) We can now take up to three (3) boxes or bags of items in good condition at a time.
2) Accepted items now include:
CDs (Commercial only - no self-burned CDs)
DVDs (No exercise DVDs)
Vinyl (in Good to Excellent condition - particularly Hip-Hop, Rock, Jazz)
Puzzles & Games (complete)
3) Other items we will accept:
Ephemera - Postcards, trading cards, vintage posters, stamps, historical and unusual items, bizarre or interesting pamphlets, old photographs…
“Oaklandia” - items of specifically Oakland Interest - yearbooks, pre-1960 phonebooks, vintage music flyers, menus…
Certain Magazines - Vintage, Niche, Science Fiction, Horror & UFO magazines. Examples of specific titles that we accept: Interview, Vogue & other fashion magazines, Life Magazine original run (1936-1972), Rolling Stone, Starlog, Famous Monsters of Filmland…
Counterculture/Sub-Culture/Fringe Culture publications - Newspapers and Magazines from the pre-internet age… unique, bizarre, exotic and outlandish publications are of particular interest.
We accept donations during regular store hours, Wednesday through Sunday between 11:00am – 4:00pm. No reservations are required.
For complete details, including requirements around acceptable quality of items, see the updated Donation Guidelines on our website.
For any questions or for larger donations, contact Sven-Eric Geddes at firstname.lastname@example.org.