UVic Libraries Book Sale

Your favourite UVic Libraries' fundraiser for the United Way Greater Victoria is now an ongoing event, held in the main foyer of the UVic Bookstore, all year round.

In the spirit of giving and generosity that distinguishes the UVic campaign, donations of good quality used books are being accepted at the Main Loan Desk in the Mearns Centre for Learning/McPherson Library from October 1 -  December 1.  

Please note we do not accept:

  • Reference or trade publications such as dictionaries, encyclopedias, manuals or sets of any kind
  • Academic journals
  • Magazines
  • Audio media such as VHS tapes, CDs, cassettes, DVDs, or vinyl records
  • Textbooks
  • Damaged material

Donations accepted during regular library hours only. For donations of more than 10 boxes, please contact Christine Walde at or 250-853-3613 to make arrangements or for further information on donating to UVic Libraries.