Campus

Daytona Beach

Status

Staff

Faculty/Staff Department

Staff Works - Hunt Library

Start Date

12-4-2022 2:30 PM

Presentation Type

Short presentation 5-10 minutes

Presentation Description/Abstract

Storing and moving books that you don't have plans to use again can be a burden. But what is a responsible way to unburden yourself? We will discuss how to donate books for charitable initiatives, online book/textbook swaps, proper recycling techniques, and a few easy crafts using books. Lastly, we will discuss a few steps that libraries and universities are taking to address sustainability.

Keywords

hardback books, paperback books, libraries, pulping, shelves, book art, book crafts

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Apr 12th, 2:30 PM

Bookshelves full? How to rehome, repurpose, and recycle print books.

Storing and moving books that you don't have plans to use again can be a burden. But what is a responsible way to unburden yourself? We will discuss how to donate books for charitable initiatives, online book/textbook swaps, proper recycling techniques, and a few easy crafts using books. Lastly, we will discuss a few steps that libraries and universities are taking to address sustainability.

 

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