All Anne Arundel County Public Library locations will be closed Sunday, May 27 and Monday, May 28 for Memorial Day. 

All Libraries are now closed on Sundays. Sunday hours will resume September 9, 2018 at the Crofton, Eastport-Annapolis Neck, Glen Burnie, Maryland City, Odenton, Severn and Severna Park libraries.

Materials Donations Policy

The Anne Arundel County Public Library appreciates your support for our programs and initiatives.

Donated items are sold, redistributed, or recycled depending on the need for the item or its condition. The Library may contract with a vendor for on-line book selling and to recycle unsold donations.    

Guidelines for Donating Items

  • Deposit donated materials into the donations drop box at any branch. 
  • You may also deliver materials to a staff member inside any branch.
  • Please limit donations to no more than two letter-sized file boxes per week.
  • All donated materials must be in new or gently-used condition and free from mold or odor.


Approved by the Board of Trustees on 2/16/17.