[Summit] Summit Digest, Vol 136, Issue 7

Andria Tieman ladyandria at gmail.com
Fri Jul 8 13:27:49 CDT 2016


Apologies, I meant recycling.  That's what happens when they get donated to
libraries, but it creates extra work for the volunteers.

~Andria

On Fri, Jul 8, 2016 at 2:25 PM, Michael McGlynn <mmcglynn at gmail.com> wrote:

> Unwanted books are recyclable. please don't put then in trash.
>
> On Fri, Jul 8, 2016 at 2:19 PM, Andria Tieman <ladyandria at gmail.com>
> wrote:
>
>> In response to the call to donate textbooks to Rochambeau--please do
>> not!  Libraries are prohibited from adding textbooks to the general
>> collection, and they always get tossed rather than put them in the
>> booksale.  If you can't re-sell them, I'm sorry to say that they are
>> garbage.
>>
>> ~Andria
>>
>> On Fri, Jul 8, 2016 at 1:00 PM, <summit-request at sna.providence.ri.us>
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>>>    1. Call for great books: Little Free Library running low
>>>       (Anne Holland)
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>>> Message: 1
>>> Date: Fri, 8 Jul 2016 12:57:32 -0400
>>> From: Anne Holland <aholland at gmail.com>
>>> To: summit at sna.providence.ri.us
>>> Subject: [Summit] Call for great books: Little Free Library running
>>>         low
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>>> First, thanks to everyone who has participated by giving or taking a
>>> book from our neighborhood Little Free Library at 116 Summit Ave (yellow
>>> house near corner of 4th and Summit). You guys are great.
>>>
>>> Participation is up with the summer, and we urgently need these types of
>>> books which have turned out to be the most popular with patrons:
>>> - pre-school children's in good condition
>>> - literary novels (sorry, folks don't usually take pulp)
>>> - books about animals or veterinarians such as James Herriott, etc.
>>> - contemporary humor or cartoons
>>> - art books
>>> - graphic novels and anime (pg rated max)
>>> - cook books in great condition
>>> - popular books in other languages (but not super obscure stuff)
>>>
>>> However, library users do NOT tend to take these, so please donate to
>>> Rochambeau Library instead. (see how below):
>>> - mass market romance, suspense or thrillers
>>> - mysteries or SF from a series (because no one will take a book from
>>> the middle of a series.)
>>> - anything religious or political
>>> - self help or new age
>>> - poetry
>>> - magazines
>>> - CDs
>>> - textbooks or Norton anthologies
>>>
>>> TO DONATE TO THE LITTLE LIBRARY:
>>> Pop your book into the library
>>> Or:
>>> If the library box is full, slip it into the front door slot at the
>>> yellow house.
>>> Or:
>>> If you have a box of books and it may rain, leave boxes on the back
>>> doorstep of the yellow house.
>>>
>>> TO DONATE TO ROCHAMBEAU PUBLIC LIBRARY
>>> Go downstairs to the bottom floor. (Use stairs or elevator). Look for
>>> the canvas donations bin in the hallway.
>>>
>>> And again, thank you!!!
>>>
>>>
>>> Anne Holland
>>> ~ pls forgive typos, this is my iPad
>>>
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> --
> Thank You,
> Michael McGlynn
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