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How to donate books to the library? Are there any terms of acceptance?

The library will evaluate donative books according to the collection development policy. Duplicate titles will be given to patron or other libraries, the following are inapplicable items for accepting:

  1. The publication year of items on the subject of computers is over five years.
  2. Books are outdated, worn-out, lack of pages, water-stains, marks, pirate copies, no copyright, and photocopies.
  3. Extracurricular reading materials for teenagers under senior high schools.
  4. If there are new-edition textbooks in the library, then old-edition textbooks won’t be accepted.
  5. In terms of religion, the library only collects items on the subject of comparative religion.
  6. Accepting hours and location:
    • Hours: 8:30~12:00;13:00~16:50 from Monday to Friday
    • Location: The circulation desk of the main library, the Chung-Ling branch, and the Taipei Campus branch can collect.
    • Address: Collections and Technical Services Section of Tamkang University
      No.151, Yingzhuan Rd., Tamsui Dist., New Taipei City 25137, Taiwan (R.O.C.) 
    • Phone: (02)2621-5656 #2148
  7. Please check「淡江大學覺生紀念圖書館書刊資料交換贈送政策」for more details.