UPDATE: Recycle Ann Arbor Reuse Center, Drop-Off Station, Recovery Yard and Main Office are CLOSED. Please call 662-6288 or email info@recycleannarbor.org with questions. Curbside Recycling Collection will continue on your scheduled day. Read our complete Covid-19 Response under our latest news.

What To Do With Return to A-Z Guide

Books, paperback

Paperback books that are in good, sellable condition are accepted at the ReUse Center. Paperback books that need to be recycled are accepted in your curbside recycling bins, the Drop-Off Station, and the Recovery Yard.


Recycle Right!

Paperback books can go in your Ann Arbor curbside recycling bins, but hardback books cannot!


Live Zero Waste!

Use the library!


Do any other places accept paperback books?

The Kiwanis Thrift Sale.

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