7 Tips for Donating Old Books Without Being A Jerk

Column by Peter Derk March 27, 2017
Are you really doing anyone a favor with your book donation?

My Life Dumpster Diving for Books

Column by Gabino Iglesias
Reading is a drug, and some of us will do whatever it takes to get a fix.

Library Love: Where Do Books Go When They Die?

Column by Stephanie Bonjack October 17, 2016
Some books, actually a lot of them, have an expiration date.

The Life Cycle of Books

Column by Leah Dearborn
What happens to books when they are disposed of, and how much material does it actually take to print a single novel?

The Trouble With Being a Mooch: Why Book Trading Didn’t Work for Me

Column by Leah Dearborn August 8, 2013
My recent experiences with book trading website BookMooch.com were less than ideal. I outline the pros and cons of the service, and mention an alternative site for getting rid of used books.