B2P Resources

ACTIVE BOOKS TO PRISONERS PROGRAMS//PROGRAMMES LIVRES ACCÉS

CANADA

Books To Prisoners
OPIRG-Carleton
326 UniCenter
Carleton University
Ottawa, ON. K1S 5B6
books2prisoners (at) hotmail.com
(613) 520-2757
www.opirgcarleton.org
bookstoprisonersottawa.wordpress.com/

Books 2 Prisoners
PO Box 78005, 1755 East Broadway
Vancouver, BC
V5N 5W1
books (at) prisonjustice (dot) ca
604-682-3269 x3019

Books Beyond Bars
PO Box 33129
Halifax NS
B3L 4T6
booksbeyondbars (at) gmail.com
902-446-1788
robertsstreet.org/old/booksbb.html
(Library services program)

Greater Edmonton Library Association (GELA) Women’s Prison and Reintegration Committee
Book clubs and book exchanges for prisoners at the Edmonton Institution for Women (EIFW) through Edmonton Public Library.
gelaprison.wordpress.com

US

Arizona
READ BETWEEN THE BARS
c/o Daily Planet Publishing
P.O. Box 1589
Tucson, AZ 85702
Website: http://www.readbetweenthebars.org Email: readbetweenthebars@gmail.com Restrictions: Sends only to Arizona.

California
PRISONERS LITERATURE PROJECT Bound Together Books
1369 Haight Street
San Francisco, CA 94117
Website: http://readbetweenthebars.com/ Email: prisonlit@yahoo.com
Restrictions: Does not send to Texas.

GROUNDWORK BOOKS FOR PRISONERS

0323 UCSD Student Center
La Jolla, CA 92037
Website: http://groundwork.ucsd.edu Email: groundwork@libertad.ucsd.edu

PRISON LIBRARY PROJECT

PMB 128
915-C West Foothill Blvd.
Suite C128
Claremont, CA 91711-3356
Website: http://www.prisonlibraryproject.org Email : claremontforum@gmail.com

Florida
PENSACOLA BOOKS TO PRISONERS c/o Open Books
4115 Barrancas ave.
Pensacola, FL 32507
Website: http://www.openbookspcola.org Email: info@openbookspcola.org

Illinois
CHICAGO BOOKS TO WOMEN IN PRISON c/o Beyond Media Education
4001 N Ravenswood Ave #204C
Chicago, IL 60613
Website: http://chicagobwp.org
Email: cbwp4001@gmail.com
Restrictions: Sends only to women.

MIDWEST BOOKS TO PRISONERS

c/o Quimby’s Bookstore
1321 North Milwaukee Ave. PMB #460
Chicago, IL 60622
Website: http://midwestbookstoprisoners.org
Email: midwestbooks@yahoo.com
Restrictions: Sends only to IA, IL, KS, MO, MN, NE and WI.

URBANA-CHAMPAIGN BOOKS TO PRISONERS PROJECT

c/o Spineless Books
PO Box 515
Urbana, IL 61803
Website: http://www.books2prisoners.org Email: n/a

Restrictions: Sends only to Illinois.

Indiana
MIDWEST PAGES TO PRISONERS PROJECT c/o Boxcar Books and Community Center, Inc.
118 S. Rogers, Suite 2
Bloomington, IN 47404
Website: http://www.pagestoprisoners.org
Email: mwpp@pagestoprisoners.org
Restrictions: Does not send to Texas or Michigan.

Louisiana
BOOKS 2 PRISONERS
1631 Elysian Fields #117
New Orleans, LA 70117
Website: http://lab2p.wordpress.com Email: books2prisoners@gmail.com

Maryland
DC AREA BOOKS TO PRISONS PROJECT
c/o Quixote Center USA
PO Box 5206
Hyattsville, MD 20782
Website: http://dcbookstoprisoners.org/
Email: btopdc@gmail.com
Please limit requests to once per 5 months. Can request titles, but prioritized subjects of interest preferred. List prison restrictions if known. Stamps appreciated. We lack postage money to respond to all requests and put lower priority on the following: New England, Oregon, Washington, Pennsylvania, Ohio, New York, New Jersey, Wisconsin, and Illinois. Write to DC Books to Prisoners, P.O. Box 34190, Washington D.C., 20043.

Massachusetts
PRISON BOOK PROGRAM
c/o c/o Lucy Parsons Bookstore
1306 Hancock Street, Suite 100
Quincy, MA 02169
Website: http://www.prisonbookprogram.org
Email: info@prisonbookprogram.org
Restrictions: Does not send to CA, IL, MD(except Hagerstown, Cumberland and Jessup), MI, NV, and TX

PRISON BOOK PROJECT

PO Box 396
Amherst, MA 01004
Website: http://www.prisonbooks.org
Email: prisonbookproject@riseup.net
Restrictions: Sends only to Texas and New England states (ME, VT, NH, MA, CT and RI).

Minnesota
WOMEN’S PRISON BOOK PROJECT
c/o Boneshaker Books
2002 23rd Ave. S.
Minneapolis, MN 55404
Website: http://wpbp.org
Email: womensprisonbookproject@gmail.com
Restrictions: Sends only to women and transgender/transsexual people.

New York
NYC BOOKS THROUGH BARS
c/o Bluestocking Books
172 Allen St
New York, NY 10002
Website: http://www.booksthroughbarsnyc.org/ Email: btb@abcnorio.org

ITHACA BOOKS THROUGH BARS

c/o Autumn Leaves Bookstore 115 The Commons
Ithaca, NY 14850
Website: n/a

Email: n/a
Restrictions: Sends only to North Eastern states (ME, VT, NH, MA, RI, CT, NY, NJ, PA, DE and MD).

North Carolina
ASHEVILLE PRISON BOOK PROGRAM
67 N. Lexington Ave
Asheville, NC 28801
Website: http://www.main.nc.us/prisonbooks/
Email: prisonbooks31@hotmail.com
Restrictions: Sends only to North Carolina, South Carolina, Georgia and Tennessee.

INTERNATIONALIST PRISON BOOKS COLLECTIVE

405 W. Franklin St.
Chapel Hill, NC 27516
Website: http://www.prisonbooks.info
Email: prisonbooks@gmail.com
Restrictions: Sends only to North Carolina, Alabama and Mississippi.

Ohio
CLEVELAND BOOKS TO PRISONERS P.O. Box 602440
Cleveland, OH 44102
Website: n/a
Email: clevelandbooks2prisoners@hotmail.com Restrictions: Sends only to Ohio.

Oregon
PORTLAND BOOKS TO PRISONERS
PO Box 11222
Portland, OR 97211
Website: http://www.pdxbookstoprisoners.org/ Email: pdxbookstoprisoners@riseup.net

Pennsylvania
PHILADELPHIA BOOKS THROUGH BARS
4722 Baltimore Ave
Philadelphia, PA 19143
Website: http://www.booksthroughbars.org/
Email: info@booksthroughbars.org
Restrictions: Sends only to states in the Mid-Atlantic region (PA, NJ, DE, NY, MD, VA and WV).

BOOK’EM

P.O. Box 71357
Pittsburgh, PA 15213
bookempgh.org
bookempgh@gmail.com
We serve only prisoners in Pennsylvania,

Rhode Island
PROVIDENCE BOOKS THROUGH BARS c/o Myopic Books
5 South Angell Street
Providence, RI 02906
Website: http://www.providencebtb.org/ Email: info@providencebtb.org

Texas
INSIDE BOOKS PROJECT
c/o 12th Street Books
827 W. 12th St
Austin, TX 78701
Website: http://www.insidebooksproject.org/ Email: contact@insidebooksproject.org Restrictions: Sends only to Texas.

Washington
BOOKS TO PRISONERS OLYMPIA PO Box 912
Olympia, WA 98507
Website: http://btpolympia.org/home Email: btpoly@resist.ca

West Virginia
APPALACHIAN PRISON BOOK PROJECT
P.O. Box 601
Morgantown, WV 26507
Website: http://aprisonbookproject.wordpress.com
Email: appalachianpbp@gmail.com
Restrictions: Sends only to states in the Appalachian region (WV, VA, OH, TN, KY, and MD).

Wisconsin
WISCONSIN BOOKS TO PRISONERS PROJECT
c/o Rainbow Bookstore
426 W. Gilman Street
Madison, WI 53703
Website: http://www.rainbowbookstore.org/b2p
Email: wisconsinbookstoprisoners@yahoo.com
Restrictions: Sends only to prisoners in Wisconsin and to GLBTQ prisoners nation-wide.



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