The annual SFU Book Sale returns this fall in support of SFU's United Way of British Columbia's fundraising campaign. It's a great opportunity to get rid of used books, CDs, DVDs, LPs, new or used board games and puzzles (no magazines, encyclopedia or VHS tapes permitted). 


Surrey campus


Accepts cash only

Wednesday, November 30th, 2022
10:00 am- 2:00 pm


If you'd like to volunteer at the Surrey book and Samosa sale between 9:30am - 2:30pm, please fill out the form below. The deadline to sign-up is Tuesday, November 29th, 2022 or contact Barinder at

*SFU students, faculty, and staff should use their SFU email address.



You can drop off your donations at any campus. Questions? Email

Burnaby campus: Bennett Library Front Counter. Larger donations may be taken to Library Receiving (8:30-3 p.m., weekdays). Donations accepted year round at this location.

Vancouver campus: Donation box can be found inside the entrance to Belzberg Library, on the main floor Harbour Centre, 515 West Hastings Street, Vancouver, B.C. 

Surrey campus: Donation boxes can be found around the library, Kiosk near galleria, escalators, Outside MSE offices, Mezanine near registrar, Surrey Campus admin office, outside Lifelong Learning offices and near the bottle lost & found. .  102 Ave, Surrey, B.C.


What Can I donate?

  • Fiction books (novels of any genre, for young adults/adult audience)
  • Children's books
  • Non Fiction books (genre/subject should appeal to a broad audience)
  • CDs, DVDs, LPs
  • New or used board games and puzzles)