Frequently Asked Questions
How/when do I get paid for my books?
After we give you a quote for your books and you drop them off in one of our bins, we will send you a payment form where you can enter your Venmo or PayPal information. We will pay you within 1 business day of dropping off your books!
Where do I drop off my books?
After you receive a quote for your books, you can drop them off at any of our drop-box locations. See all locations here: Drop-Box Locations
How do I donate books to BookDrop?
You can donate your books to us by dropping them off in one of our BookDrop drop-off bins . Or if you have a larger amount of books that you’d like to donate, you can text or call (801) 406-7398 to schedule a free pickup.
How much are my books worth?
We want to pay you as much as we can! The worth of your books depends on various factors, including:
Edition: Publishers come out with new textbook editions every 1-4 years for most textbooks. We can pay the most for more recent editions.
Condition: We are able to pay more for books in better condition (without writing, highlighting, water damage, cover damage, etc).
Counterfeits & Teacher’s Editions: We cannot buy back any books that are counterfeit or teacher’s editions.
Is BookDrop legit and where can I find reviews?
How can I tell if my textbook is a counterfeit?
Visit stopcounterfeitbooks.com to find out the harm that counterfeit books cause and for more information on how to tell if your book is a counterfeit.