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November, 2021
1-12/23AddisonHoliday Sale


December, 2021
3-5Geneva
3Troy
4Colfax
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11Batavia
18Troy
?Cherry Valley
?Mount Prospect
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January, 2022
1Colfax
4Jerseyville
7Troy
8Batavia
8Decatur
8Lansing
8Wheeling
14-15Collinsville
15Springfield
15Troy
18-22Lake Orion, MIBig Sale
22Glen Ellyn
28-29Crystal Lake
28-29Mokena
?Mount Prospect

February, 2022
1Jerseyville
4-5Edwardsville
4Troy
5-6Arlington Heights
5Colfax
5-7Herrin
5Midlothian
11-12Alton
11-12Collinsville
12Batavia
12Decatur
12Lansing
19Troy
?Anna
?Breese
?Glencoe
?Highland Park
?Marine
?Palatine

March, 2022
1Jerseyville
4Troy
5Colfax
9-12Jefferson City, MOOver 100,000 Items!
11-12Collinsville
12Batavia
12-13Bethesda, MDHUGE Book Sale
12Decatur
12Lansing
17-20Baton Rouge, LABig Sale
19-20Glen Ellyn
19Troy
?Algonquin
?Bloomingdale
?Carbondale
?East Dundee
?Fairview Heights

April, 2022
1Troy
2Colfax
2-4Herrin
5Jerseyville
6-9BellevilleBig Sale
7-9Freeport
8-9Collinsville
9Batavia
9Decatur
9Lansing
16Troy
20-22Chicago
22-24Cary
23-27Gainesville, FLBig Sale
?Arlington Heights
?Belvidere
?Charleston
?Chicago (Blackstone)
?DeKalb
?Des Plaines
?Evergreen Park
?Fox River Grove
?Hampshire
?Jerseyville
?Mascoutah
?Mount Prospect
?North Riverside
?Oak Brook
?Plano
?Quincy
?Roselle
?Saint Charles
?Sterling
?Urbana
?Urbana
?Washington
?Waukegan
?Western Springs

May, 2022
3Jerseyville
5-7Wood River
6-7Edwardsville
6-21Red Bud
6Troy
7Colfax
7-8Park Ridge
13-14Alton
13-14Collinsville
14Batavia
14Decatur
14Glen Ellyn
14Lansing
15-22Livonia, MIBOOKSTOCK!
21Troy
26-28Nashville
?Charleston
?Cherry Valley
?Galesburg
?Lisle
?Marine
?McHenry
?Mokena
?Winnetka

June, 2022
2-4Granite City
3Troy
4Colfax
4-6Herrin
7Jerseyville
10-11Collinsville
11Decatur
11Lansing
18Troy
24-25Macomb
?Anna
?Bensenville
?Chicago
?Chicago
?Downers Grove
?Effingham
?Geneva
?Glencoe
?Johnsburg
?Midlothian
?Naperville
?Springfield
?Winnetka

July, 2022
1Troy
2Colfax
5Jerseyville
8-9Collinsville
9Batavia
9Decatur
9Lansing
9-10Mundelein
10Union
16Glen Ellyn
16Troy
28-31Chicago
?Algonquin
?Bourbonnais
?Mount Prospect

August, 2022
2Jerseyville
4-6Freeport
5-6Edwardsville
5-7North Aurora
5Troy
6-7Arlington Heights
6Colfax
6-8Herrin
12-13Collinsville
13Batavia
13Decatur
13Lansing
13-14Mundelein
20Troy
25-27Glen Carbon
27-28Lincoln
?Elmhurst
?Oak Park
?Pinckneyville
?Plano
?Princeville
?Urbana
?Wheaton

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Gainesville, FL



Friends of the Library - Alachua County Library District
Book House
430 North Main St.
352-375-1676

(Across from Sun Trust Bank)


April 23 - 27, 2022

Watch here for details on the next great enormous Book Sale!

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Addison, IL



SCARCE-LY USED Books & Records
800 South Rohlwing Rd (Rt 53)
Unit D
630-545-9710

(School & Community Assistance for Recycling & Composting Education)



Nov 1 - Dec 23
  • All Holiday Music on Sale
    • Holiday LPs $1 each
    • Holiday CDs & DVDs 2 for $1
  • All Children's books only $1
  • November 1 - December 23 
  • Store Hours
    • Monday to Friday, 9 am to 4:30 pm
    • Saturday, 9 am to noon
  • Hundreds of titles
  • Well organized, fully accessible
  • 100% of proceeds go to support our nonprofit SCARCE.org
  • scarce-lyused@scarce.org


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  • Grab a Great Read and Classic Tune
  • Find plenty of books and music when you shop our used book and record store in Addison.
  • Shopping "used" helps you save money while also keeping rare, vintage titles out of landfills.
  • Visit SCARCE-LY USED today to explore our collection!
  • Over 10,000 Vinyl records Thousands of book titles - excellent condition
  • Vintage Classic sets
  • **NEW** children's books
  • Well organized. Fully accessible.
  • Monday to Friday, 9-4:30, Saturday 9-noon
  • $10 minimum for credit cards
  • **100% of proceeds go to support our Non-profit SCARCE.org
Algonquin, IL

Algonquin Area Public Library
Eastgate Branch
115 Eastgate St.
847-658-4343

March; (Next scheduled sale: July)

Watch this spot for the next great sale!
Algonquin, IL

Harnish Main Library
2600 Harnish Dr
847-458-6060

Ongoing
  • Library hours
  • 100 books; 98% donated; not 'picked over'; $2+
Alsip, IL

Alsip-Merrionette Park Library
11960 S Pulaski
708-371-5666

Ongoing
Alton, IL

Hayner Library
327 State St
618-462-4396



Feb 11 - 12, 2022; (Next scheduled sale: May 13 - 14, 2022)
  • Fri 9-7, Sat 9-3
  • 15,000 books; 75% donated; 50% hardcover; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; .25-.50
  • Masks required. The number of persons allowed in the room will be 15 per hour.
Anna, IL

Stinson Memorial Library
409 S Main St
618-833-2521

Feb; (Next scheduled sale: June)
  • Sat 8-2, Sun 1-3
  • Preview: Fri 4-6pm, Friends; join at door
  • 1,000 books; 100% donated; 50% hardcover; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; paperbacks .50; hardcovers $1; Sun bag sale (bags provided)
  • City of Anna is having our annual October Fest events
  • Due to Covid restrictions masks and social distancing are required. Entrance only will be at the front door of the library. Exit will be from the side door. Look for signs!
Antioch, IL

Antioch Library Friends
757 Main St
847-395-0874

Ongoing
  • Library hours
Arlington Heights, IL

Arlington Heights Memorial Library
500 N. Dunton Ave
847-392-0100



Feb 5 - 6, 2022; (Next scheduled sale: April)

Watch this spot for the next great sale!
Aurora, IL

Eola Road Branch Library
555 S. Eola Rd.
630-264-3400

Ongoing
  • Library hours
Batavia, IL


Batavia Public Library
10 S Batavia Ave. (Rte. 31)
630-879-8220




Dec 11; (Next scheduled sale: Jan 8, 2022)
  • Sat 9-1. Hours of operation and number of attendees will be based on Covid regulations on that day.
  • 10,000 books; 90% donated; 60% hardcover; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; plus media, collectibles, coffee table, first eds, etc.; paperbacks .50; hardcovers $1; children's .50; DVDs, Audiobooks, CDs $1
  • Includes Vintage Book Sale


Ongoing
  • Library hours
  • 10,000 books; 90% donated
  • Monthly rotating stock

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Belleville, IL


Memorial Hospital Auxiliary Book Bazaar
Belle-Clair Exposition Center
200 South Belt East
618-257-5545



April 6 - 9, 2022
  • Memorial Hospital Auxiliary 63rd BOOK BAZAAR!
  • 60,000 Items! - 100% donated
  • Books: fiction, nonfiction, children's, cookbooks, vinyl, CD's, DVD's, games, puzzles and more
  • Sorted into 40+ categories! Fiction separated by author’s last name A-D, E-K, L-Q, R-Z
  • April 6 thru April 9
    • Wednesday, April 6 9am - 7pm
      • Preview Admission $5
    • Thursday, April 7 9am-7pm o Free Admission
      • $5.00 off sales over $25
      • $10 off sales over $50 o $15 off sales over $75
      • $25 off sales over $100
    • Friday, April 8 9am-7pm
      • Free Admission & Half Price Books
    • Saturday, April 9 9am-1pm
      • Free Admission
      • $5 per bag
  • Parking is free
  • Great Prices:
    • Paperbacks 50 cents - $2; Hardbacks $1 - $5
    • Most Children's books 50 cents - $1
    • Old, New and Unusual - mostly $2-$10 (some higher)
  • Dealer Friendly
    • No buyer restrictions
    • Separate dealer storage and checkout area.
  • Credit cards accepted. ID required - Drivers License
  • For Information Contact Memorial Hospital Auxiliary at: memauxiliary@bjc.org
  • Books are 100% donated and are not picked over
Belvidere, IL

Ida Public Library
320 N. State St
815-544-3838

April
  • Wed-Fri 10-7:30, Sat 10-noon
  • Preview: Tue 5-7:30pm, Friends; join at door $5 ind., $10 fam.
  • Thousands of books; 95% donated; 40% hardcover; sorted; no buyer restrictions; most .50 or $1
  • Books are hardly picked over at all; some sold in ongoing cart.


Ongoing
  • Library hours
Bensenville, IL

Bensenville Community Public Library
200 S Church Rd
630-766-4642

June
  • Thu 3-8, Fri noon-5, Sat 9-noon
  • 2,000 books; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; .25-$1
  • Sat 9-noon: Summer Reading Kick Off Event (all welcome). Garden Club plant sale.
    Bensenville Community Garage Sales all weekend
Berwyn, IL

Berwyn Public Library
2701 Harlem Ave
708-795-8000 ext 3096

Ongoing
  • Library hours
  • 500 books; 100% donated; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; $1
Bethany, IL

Marrowbone Public Library
216 West Main St.
217-665-3014

Ongoing
  • Library hours
Bloomingdale, IL

Bloomingdale Public Library
101 Fairfield Way



March
  • Sat 9-4, Sun 1-3
  • 1000 books; sorted; no buyer restrictions; .50-$1, Sun: 1/2 price
  • Some books sold in advance to a bookseller
  • Credit cards accepted


Ongoing
Blue Island, IL

Blue Island Public Library
2433 York St.
708-388-1078

Ongoing
  • Library hours
Bourbonnais, IL

Bourbonnais Public Library
250 W. John Casey Rd
815-933-1727

July
  • Fri, Sat 10-3
  • 4,000 books; 70% donated; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; paperbacks .50; hardcovers $2; trade pb $1; Recent books $5; A/V $1; Sat bag sale, using $5 library book tote
Breese, IL

St. Joseph's Hospital Auxiliary
at American Legion Hall
575 N Main St
618-526-5351



Feb
  • Fri- 10-7, Sat 10-5, Sun 9-noon
  • Preview: Thu 10-11am, $6 fee; 11-8pm, $3 fee
  • 25,000 books; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; Fri 3pm half pric,Sat half-price; Sun 10:30 all items free
  • Fri bake sale
Brookfield, IL


Brookfield Public Library
3609 Grand Ave
708-485-6917




Ongoing
  • Mon-Thu 10-9, Fri, Sat 10-6, Sun 11-6 (closed Sun in June, July, Aug))
  • 150 books; 100% donated; 33% hardcover; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions
Calumet City, IL

Calumet City Public Library
660 Manistee Ave.
708-862-6220

Ongoing
Carbondale, IL

Carbondale Public Library
at Brush bldg. in Library parking lot
405 W Main St
618-457-0354

(Enter parking lot on Monroe St)

March
  • Sat 8-3, Sun 1-4
  • Preview: Fri 4-6pm, Friends; join at door
  • 20,000 books; 60% donated; 70% hardcover; sorted; not 'picked over'; $1; Sun half-price
  • No scanners
Carbondale, IL

Morris Library
Southern Illinois University
605 Agriculture Dr
618-453-4305

Bookstore
Cary, IL

Cary Area Public Library
1606 Three Oaks Rd
847-639-4210

April 22 - 24, 2022
  • Fri 1-4, Sat 9-4, Sun 1-4
  • 75% donated; 50% hardcover; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; books, audio, video, CDs, books on CD; paperbacks .50-$1; hardcovers $1; children's .25; Sun $5/bag (bags provided)
  • Special pricing for teachers with current I.D., except Sunday Bag Sale. Non-profits with I.D. Contact chairperson during sale if interested in books after sale.
Champaign, IL

FriendShop
Champaign Public Library
200 W. Green St
217-403-5395

Bookstore
  • Wed-Sat 11-5, Sun 1:30-5
  • 20,000+ books; 70% donated; 40% hardcover; sorted; Most $2 or less
  • Credit cards accepted
    Some donated items go to the library collection; some items sold online.
    No restrictions
  • Magazine Clearance Sale during January; 25 cents each for back issues, hundreds of titles
Charleston, IL

Booth Library
Eastern Illinois University
600 Lincoln Ave.
217-581-6072

(weather permitting; held outside near Library's south entrance)


April
  • Wed 9-4
  • 2,500 books; 100% donated; 50% hardcover; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; paperbacks $1; hardcovers $2 & up; videos $1
Charleston, IL

Charleston Carnegie Public Library
712 Sixth St
217-345-4913



May
  • Fri 10-6, Sat 10-5
  • Sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; hardcover, audio books, DVDs, vinyl records $2; all other items .25-.50
Chatham, IL

Chatham Area Public Library
600 E Spruce St
217-483-2713

Bookstore
  • Mon-Thu 9-8, Fri 9-5, Sat 9-4
  • Books, audio books, movies, puzzles, large-print books, LPs, mags.; paperbacks .75 or as marked; hardcovers $2, 3/$5; children's .25-$1
  • Not picked over
  • Credit cards acceepted
Cherry Valley, IL

Cherry Valley Public Library
755 E State St.
815-332-5161

Dec
  • Mon-Thu 9-6, Fri 9-5, Sat 9-1, Sun 1-5
  • 4,000 books; .50-$3; Final weekend half-price
  • Final Sat half-price, final Sun $2/bag


May
  • Fri, Sat 9-5, Sun 1-5, Mon-Thu 9-8
  • Preview: Thu 4-7, $5 fee (Friends free)
  • 5,000 books; 95% donated; 50% hardcover; sorted; no buyer restrictions; .25-$3
  • Some books removed for sale online
  • Final week half-price, final weekend $2/bag
Chicago, IL


The Newberry Library
60 W. Walton St.
312-255-3501


July 28 - 31, 2022
  • Thu, Fri: noon-8; Sat, Sun 10-6
  • Preview: Wed 4-8pm, associates at $100+ level. Anyone interested in joining our Associates (and gaining access to Preview Night) can call (312) 255-3599
  • 120,000 books; 100% donated; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; Most $3; Sun half price (some .25)
  • No visitor parking lot; limited parking on area streets (restrictions apply, so read signs. Garage parking in neighborhood. Validated parking at 100 W Chestnut St (enter on Clark))
Chicago, IL

Norwood Park Historical Society
5624 N Newark Ave.
773-631-4633



June
  • Sat 8-3
  • 800 books; 90% donated; 50% hardcover; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; $1-$20
  • Credit cards accepted
  • Yard sale
Chicago, IL

Ronald Williams Library
(near Foster & Kimball)
Northeastern Illinois University
5500 N. St. Louis Ave
773-442-4400

April 20 - 22, 2022
  • Wed, Thu 8am-10:45pm, Fri 8-6
  • 3,000+ books; 100% donated; 40% hardcover; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; $1-$2
  • Make checks out to "NEIU Foundation"
  • Free parking on west side of St. Louis Avenue, and along Bryn Mawr, btwn St. Louis and Pulaski. Paid Parking for visitors is available in spaces designated as Blue Zone and Green Zone using Virtual permits, available for sale via the phone app. Download the free app or visit PassPort Parking @ https://m.ppprk.com/park/ to create your account. You may also purchase perking permits in the Parking Office, which is located on the north side of the Parking Facility
Chicago, IL

Chicago Book and Paper Fair
Midwest Antiquarian Booksellers Association (MWABA)
Local 130 Plumbers Union Hall
1340 W. Washington Blvd.
847-722-8949



June

Watch this spot for details on the next great Book and PaperFair!
Chicago (Bessie Coleman), IL

Bessie Coleman Branch Library
731-45 E. 63rd St.
312-747-7760

Ongoing
Chicago (Blackstone), IL

Blackstone Branch Library
4904 S. Lake Park
312-747-0955



April
  • Sat 9:30-3
  • 100% donated; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; .50-$2
  • •Cash, check (with ID), credit card accepted
Chicago (Douglass), IL

Douglass Branch Library
3353 W 13th St
312-747-3725

Ongoing
Chicago (Gerber/Hart), IL

Gerber/Hart Library
1127 W Granville Ave
773-381-8030



Ongoing
  • Library hours
Chicago (Hamlin Park), IL

Hamlin Park Branch Library
2205 W. Belmont
312-744-0166

Ongoing
Chicago (King), IL

King Branch Library
3436 S. King Dr.
312-747-7543

Ongoing
Chicago (North Austin), IL


North Austin Branch Library
5724 W. North Ave
312-746-4233


Ongoing
Chicago (Oriole Park), IL

Oriole Park Branch Library
5201 N. Oketo
312-744-1965

Ongoing
Chicago (Scottsdale), IL

Scottsdale Branch Library
4101 W. 79th St.
312-747-0193

Ongoing
Chicago (Sherman Park), IL

Sherman Park Branch Library
5440 S. Racine
312-747-0477

Ongoing
Chicago (South Shore), IL

South Shore Branch Library
2505 E. 73rd Street
312-747-5281

Ongoing
Chicago (Southeast), IL

Southeast Branch Library
1934 E. 79th St.
312-747-7177

Ongoing
Chicago (Uptown), IL

Uptown Branch Library
929 W. Buena
312-744-8400

Ongoing
Chicago (West Addison), IL

West Addison Branch Library
7536 W. Addison
312-746-4704

Ongoing
Chicago (West Belmont), IL

West Belmont Branch Library
3104 N. Narragensett
312-746-5142

Ongoing
Chicago Ridge, IL

Chicago Ridge Public Library
10400 S. Oxford Ave.
708-423-7753

Ongoing
  • Library hours
Clarendon Hills, IL


Clarendon Hills Public Library
7 N. Prospect Ave
630-323-8188




Ongoing
  • Mon, Tue, Thu 9:30-9, Wed, Fri 9:30-5, Sat 9:30-4
  • 200 books; 100% donated; 40% hardcover; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; $1-$3
  • Cart constantly replenished
Colfax, IL

Martin Township Public Library
132 W. Main St
(south end)

Dec 4; (Next scheduled sale: Jan 1, 2022)
  • Sat 9-noon
  • 2,500 books; 30% donated; 40% hardcover; paperbacks .50; hardcovers $1; children's .50
  • New books donated weekly and added to the others
Collinsville, IL

Collinsville Memorial Library
408 W Main
618-344-1112



Dec 10 - 11; (Next scheduled sale: Jan 14 - 15, 2022)
  • Fri 10-5, Sat 10-4
  • 2,000 books; 100% donated; 50% hardcover; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; $5/bag (bags provided
  • Masks required
Crystal Lake, IL

Crystal Lake Friends of Gifted Education
at Algonquin Township Hall
3702 Rt. 14



Jan 28 - 29, 2022
  • Fri 9-7, Sat 9-4
  • Preview: Wed prior 3-7 pm, Friends; join at door $5
  • 10,000+ books; 100% donated; 50% hardcover; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; children's .50; adult books $1
  • Credit cards accepted
Crystal Lake, IL

Environmental Defenders of McHenry County
at Algonquin Township Road District
3702 US Highway 14
779-220-4945

Bldg B Garage


Bookstore
  • Mon-Sat 10-5
  • 3,000 books; 65% donated; 70% hardcover; sorted; $1-$10
Danvers, IL

Danvers Township Library
117 E Exchange St.
309-963-4269

Ongoing
  • Mon 1-9, Tue 9-8, Wed 9-5, Thu 1-9, Fri 9-5, Sat 9-1
  • 500 books; 25% donated; 50% hardcover; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; $1/bag
De Kalb, IL

Founders Memorial Library
Northern Illinois University
815-753-9838

Ongoing
Decatur, IL

Decatur Public Library
130 N. Franklin St
217-424-2900 x 133



Jan 8, 2022; (Next scheduled sale: Feb 12, 2022)
  • Sat 9:30-12:30
  • no buyer restrictions; paperbacks .50; hardcovers $1-$3
  • Rare books sold online
Deerfield, IL

Deerfield Public Library
920 Waukegan Rd
847-935-3311, x8895



Ongoing
  • Library hours
  • Suggested donation: HCs, CDs, DVDs, audio books $2; pbs $1
DeKalb, IL

DeKalb Public Library
309 Oak St
815-756-9568

April
  • Fri, Sat 9-4:45, Sun 1-4:45
  • 7,500+ books; 95% donated; 50% hardcover; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; paperbacks .25; hardcovers $1.50; trade pb $1; children's .25; CDs and Audio books $1-$4
DeKalb, IL


Northern Illinois University
Founders Memorial Library (Lobby)
217 Normal Rd
815-753-1094


Ongoing
  • Library hours
  • .50-$1
  • Stock turns over regularly
    Exact change appreciated
    Checks over $5 accepted
Des Plaines, IL

Des Plaines Public Library
1501 Ellinwood St.
847-376-2922

Downtown, just south of Metra train station

April

Watch this spot for the next great sale!

Ongoing
  • Library hours
  • 475-500 books
Downers Grove, IL

American Association of University Women Downers Grove Area Branch
at Henry Puffer School
2220 Haddow Ave.
630-225-8162

(On Belmont Rd., south of Ogden Ave, north of Belmont Station)


June

Watch this spot for the next wonderful AAUW book sale!
East Dundee, IL

Dundee Twp. Public Library
555 Barrington Ave
847-428-3661

March
  • Thu 5:30-8:30pm, Fri 9-4, Sat 9-2
  • 3,000+ books; 100% donated; 75% hardcover; sorted; .25-$2; Sat noon-2 $5/bag
  • $10 fee for using scanner
Edwardsville, IL

St. Andrews Episcopal Church
406 Hillsboro Ave
618-656-1294

Feb 4 - 5, 2022; (Next scheduled sale: May 6 - 7, 2022)
  • Fri, Sat by appointment only (limited to 12 at a time)
  • 20,000+ books; 100% donated; 60% hardcover; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; plus CDs, DVDs, vinyl, puzzles, games; Most .25-$3
    • 2 weeks prior to the sale you may schedule an appointment at www.standrews-edwardsville.com
    • Those without computer access can call 618-656-1294
    • You may sign up for half hr. increments, but no more than 6/day (3 hrs). Cancel if you are unable to attend.
    • Masks are required
Effingham, IL

Effingham Public Library
200 N Third
217-342-2464



June
  • Fri 8-2, 30 shoopers at a time. Masks required.
  • Sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions
Elburn, IL

Town and Country Public Library
320 East North St
630-365-2244

Ongoing
  • Library hours
  • Paperbacks .50-$1; hardcovers $1; children's .25 & .50; DVD $1, audio books $2
Elgin, IL

Gail Borden Library
270 North Grove Avenue
847-742-2411



Ongoing
  • Mon-Thu 9-9, Fri, Sat 9-6, Sun noon-5
  • 75% donated; 75% hardcover; sorted; no buyer restrictions; paperbacks $1; hardcovers $2
  • Credit cards accepted
    Some valuable books may be removed to sell online
Elmhurst, IL

AAUW Elmhurst Area Branch NFP
at: Sandburg Middle School
345 E. St. Charles Road
630-834-1426



Aug

Watch this spot for the next great sale!
Elmwood Park, IL

Elmwood Park Library
1 Conti Parkway
708-453-7645

Ongoing
  • During Library Hours
  • 3 Bookcases of books
Evergreen Park, IL


Evergreen Park Public Library
9400 S Troy Ave
708-422-8522


April
  • Mon-Thu 9-9, Fri, Sat 9-5
  • Preview: First Day (Sat), $5 fee
  • 2,000 books; 95% donated; 75% hardcover; sorted; no buyer restrictions
  • Some books selected to sell elsewhere
  • Credit cards accepted


Ongoing
  • Library hours
  • 1,000 books; 90% donated; 60% hardcover; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions
Fairview Heights, IL

Fairview Heights Library
10017 Bunkum Road
618-489-2070

March
  • Fri 10-4:30, Sat 10-2
  • Preview: Thu 5:30-8:30pm, $5 fee (12 or under free)
  • 8,000+ books; 70% donated; 60% hardcover; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; most .50-$2; Sat $4/bag
  • All children must be accompanied by parents on all three days.
Forest Park, IL

Forest Park Public Library
7555 W. Jackson Blvd
708-366-7171

Ongoing
  • Library hours
  • Books, videos, cds; .25-$1
  • New selections always added. Donations are appreciated.
Fox Lake, IL

Fox Lake District Library
255 E Grand Ave.
847-587-0198

Ongoing
  • Library hours
Fox River Grove, IL

Fox River Grove Public Library
407 Lincoln Ave
847-639-2274

April
  • Fri 9:30-7:30, Sat 9:30-1:30
  • 2,000 books; 75% donated; 75% hardcover; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; .25-$3; Fri: purchase Library book bag for $10 fill for free; Saturday - $5 disposable plastic grocery bag sale all day
  • Cash preferred - Local checks accepted with DL#, phone # and identification


Ongoing
  • Library hours
Frankfort, IL

Frankfort Public Library
21119 S. Pfeiffer Rd.
(S. side of Rte 30, between Harlem Av & Rte 45)



Ongoing
  • Library hours
Franklin Park, IL

Franklin Park Public Library
10311 Grand Ave
847-455-6016

Ongoing
  • Library hours
  • not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; paperbacks .50; hardcovers $1; A/V .50
Freeport, IL

Voices Book Nook
Lincoln Mall
1243 W. Galena Ave
815-821-2665



April 7 - 9, 2022; (Next scheduled sale: Aug 4 - 6, 2022)
  • Mon, Tue, Wed, Fri Sat 10-4, Thu 10-7
  • 60,000 books; 100% donated; 50% hardcover; sorted; no buyer restrictions; plus CDs, DVDs, music, mags, etc.; .25-$2.50 average


Bookstore
  • Mon-Sat 10-4, Thu 10-7
  • 65,000 books; 100% donated; 50% hardcover; sorted
  • All funds go to VOICES of Stephenson County, an organization that assists victims of domestic and sexual abuse.
Galesburg, IL

Galesburg Public Library
40 East Simmons St
309-343-6118

May
  • Sat 9-4, Mon 9-1
  • Preview: Fri 4-7pm, $5 fee (Friends free)
  • 4,000 books; 100% donated; 50% hardcover; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; .50 and up; Mon $3/bag
Geneva, IL

Geneva Public Library
227 S Seventh St
630-232-0780

Dec 3 - 5; (Next scheduled sale: June)
  • Fri noon-4, Sat 10-4, Sun noon-4
  • Preview: Fri 10-noon $5 entry fee
  • 12,000 books; 100% donated; 40% hardcover; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; Sun 1/2 price sale
  • Geneva Christmas Walk Sale
Glen Carbon, IL


Glen Carbon Centennial Library
198 S Main St
618-288-1212




Aug 25 - 27, 2022
  • Thu 5-8, Fri, Sat 9-5
  • not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions
  • Due to COVID, we'll limit the number of people in the booksale and the time they may be in if there is a waiting line
Glen Ellyn, IL

Glen Ellyn Public Library
400 Duane St
630-469-0879



Jan 22, 2022; (Next scheduled sale: May 14, 2022)
  • Sat 9-2
  • 5,000 books; 98% donated; 50% hardcover; sorted; no buyer restrictions; children's $1; most adult books $2
  • Masks need to be worn by everybody
  • Semi- private shopping appointments also available on select weekdays. Please email the organizer for details. friends@gepl.org


March 19 - 20, 2022
  • Sat 9-2, Sun 1-4
  • Sun $10/bag
  • Masks need to be worn if not vaccinated
  • Semi- private shopping appointments also available on select weekdays. Please email the organizer for details. friends@gepl.org
Glencoe, IL

Glencoe Public Library
320 Park Ave
847-835-5056

(use main entrance)

Feb; (Next scheduled sale: June)
  • Sat 9-5, Sun noon-5, Mon 9-noon
  • Preview: Fri 5-8pm, Friends members, Glencoe residents only
  • Thousands of books; 95% donated; 50% hardcover; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; .50-$4; Sun half price, Mon $3/bag


Ongoing
Glenview, IL

Glenview Library Used Book Shop
1930 Glenview Rd.
847-901-5910

Bookstore
  • Library hours
  • Paperbacks .50-$1; hardcovers $1; $1-$5; mags, maps .25, A/V .50-$3
  • Each month various genres are priced half-off
    Some of the more valuable books have been listed online, but are available for purchase at the price listed online, minus postage.
    Store has occasional month-long sales in specific genres.
Granite City, IL

Friends of the Library
at Wilson Park Ice Rink
2900 Fehling Rd.
618-452-6238



June 2 - 4, 2022
  • Fri 4-9, Sat 9-noon
  • Preview: Thu 6-9; $5 fee, Friends free
  • 80% donated; 40% hardcover; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; paperbacks .50; hardcovers $1; children's .50; DVDs .50; Sat $5/bag (provided)
  • ID (driver's license) required for checks
Grayslake, IL

Grayslake Area Public Library
100 Library Lane
847-223-5313



Ongoing
  • Library hours
  • 750 books; 90% donated; 45% hardcover; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; paperbacks $1; hardcovers $2
  • Stock is refreshed every Wed. morning
Gurnee, IL

Warren-Newport Public Library
224 N O'Plaine Rd.
847-244-5150

Bookstore
  • Library hours
Hampshire, IL

Ella's Friends
at Prairie View Garden Center
48W130 Illinois Route 72
847-683-2727



April
  • Fri, Sat, Sun 10-4
  • 4,000 books; 25% donated; 60% hardcover; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; paperbacks .50; hardcovers $1; trade pb .75; children's .50; A/V $1; Sun $5/bag
Harvey, IL

Harvey Public Library
15441Turlington Ave.
708-331-0757

Ongoing
  • Library hours
  • 200 books, weekly rotating stock, 5% donated, 90% hardcover
Herrin, IL

Herrin City Library
120 N 13th St.
618-942-6109



Feb 5 - 7, 2022; (Next scheduled sale: April 2 - 4, 2022)
  • Sat noon-5, Mon 10-5 (closed Sun)
  • 500 books; 100% donated; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; .25-$3
  • Occasional author visits
Highland Park, IL


Highland Park Public Library
494 Laurel Ave.
847-432-0216


Bookstore
  • Thursdays, Saturdays 10:30-4:30
  • 3,000 books; 50% donated; 50% hardcover; sorted; .25-$5
Highland Park, IL

North Suburban Synagogue Beth El
1175 Sheridan Rd
847-432-8900

(Enter through synagogue office doors)


Feb
  • Wed 3-6pm, Thu 10-2, Fri 9-noon
  • Hundreds of books; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; paperbacks $1; hardcovers $2
Highwood, IL

Highwood Public Library
102 Highwood Ave.
847-433-5404



Ongoing
Hinsdale, IL

Hinsdale Public Library
20 E. Maple St.
630-986-1976

Ongoing
  • Library hours
  • $1-$3
  • 15 shelves constantly restocked
Homewood, IL

Homewood Public Library
17917 Dixie Hwy
708-799-9055

Bookstore
  • Sat 10-4
Huntley, IL

Corner Books
Huntley Area Public Library
11000 Ruth Rd
847-669-5386

Ongoing
  • Library hours
  • Books & A/V materials; .25 & up
  • New material added almost daily
Indian Head Park, IL

Indian Head Park Heritage Center
6250 S. Wolf Rd



Ongoing
  • Sat 10-3, Sun noon-3
  • 400-500 books; 100% donated; not 'picked over'; paperbacks .50, 3/$1; hardcovers $1; DVDs $1.50
Jacksonville, IL

Friends of the Jacksonville Public Library
at York's Antique and Craft Mall
Booth #31
1847 South Main St.



Bookstore
  • Mon-Fri 10-6, Sat 10-5, Sun noon-5
  • 4,000 books; 100% donated; 40% hardcover; sorted; .50-$3
Jerseyville, IL

Jerseyville Public Library
105 N Liberty St
618-498-9514

Jan 4, 2022; (Next scheduled sale: Feb 1, 2022); (Next scheduled sale: May 3, 2022)
  • Tue 8:30am-8:30pm
  • $3/bag


April
  • Fri, Sat 9-2
  • Preview: Thu 3-7 $2 fee
  • 5,000 books; 98% donated; 45% hardcover; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; .25-$2; Sat $3/bag (provided)


Ongoing
  • Library hours - Mon-Thu 8:30am-8:30pm, Fri, Sat 8:30-5, Sun 1-4
  • Occasional monthly specials. Nov: Coookbooks. Dec: Gift quality
Johnsburg, IL

Johnsburg Public Library
3000 N Johnsburg Rd
815-344-0077

(2 blocks north of Chapel Hill Rd)

June
  • Mon-Thu 9:30-8:30, Fri 9:30-4:30, Sat 9:30-2:30
  • 10,000+ books; 90% donated; 50% hardcover; includes, movies, music; paperbacks .50; hardcovers $1; children's .50; A/V $1
Kaneville, IL


Kaneville Public Library
at Kaneville Community Center
2 S 101 Harter Rd
630-557-2441




Ongoing
  • Library hours
  • Paperbacks .25; hardcovers $1; trade pb .50; children's .25
Knoxville, IL

Knoxville Public Library
200 E Main St. (downtown Public Square)
309-289-2113

Ongoing
La Grange Park, IL

La Grange Park Library
555 North La Grange Rd.
708-352-0100



Bookstore
  • Mon-Thu 10-9, Fri, Sat 10-5, Sun 1-5 (hours subject to volunteer availability)
  • 5,000+ books
  • Stock changes daily. Check out the "Collectables" case.
Lake Zurich, IL

Ela Area Library
275 Mohawk Trail
847-438-3433

Ongoing
Lanark, IL

Friends of Lanark Public Library
Twice Sold Tales
Unique Mall
504 Illinois Rte 64
815-493-6366

Bookstore
  • Tue-Fri 9-5, Sat 9-noon
  • 10,000+ books; 100% donated; 40% hardcover; sorted; paperbacks .50, 3/$1; hardcovers $1; like new books $2-$5; VHS 10/$1, audiobooks .50, DVDs $1
  • Not picked over. No restrictions. 100+ titles added weekly. Cash only
Lansing, IL

Lansing Public Library
2750 Indiana Ave
708-474-2447 x 122



Jan 8, 2022; (Next scheduled sale: Feb 12, 2022)
  • Sat 10-2
  • Preview: Sat 9-10, Friends; join at door $5
  • 5,000 books; 95% donated; 50% hardcover; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions
Lemont, IL

Lemont Public Library
50 E. Wend St
630-257-6541



Ongoing
  • Library hours
  • no buyer restrictions
Lincoln, IL

Lincoln Public Library
725 Pekin St.
217-732-8878



Aug 27 - 28, 2022
  • Hours tbd based on Covid restrictions
  • not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; $1/bag - no limit on number of bags
Lincolnshire, IL

Vernon Area Public Library
300 Olde Half Day Rd.
847-634-3650

Ongoing
  • Library Hours
  • Books, CDs, DVDs, audio books; .50-$2
Lisle, IL

Lisle Library
777 Front St.
630 971-1675



May
  • Fri 9:30-7:30, Sat 9:30-5
  • Preview: Thu 9:30-7:30, $2 fee
  • 20% donated; 80% hardcover; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions
Macomb, IL


Friends of the Macomb Public Library
at Library Annex
109 E Jefferson St




June 24 - 25, 2022
  • Fri, Sat 9-4
  • Preview: Thu 4-5:30, Friends; join at door $10. First 10 books half price
  • 6,000 books; 95% donated; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; plluse 1,000 media: CDs, DVDs, audio books; paperbacks .75 & up; hardcovers $2
  • Heritage Days
Marengo, IL

Marengo-Union Library
19714 E. Grant Hwy
815-568-8236

Bookstore
  • Mon-Thu 9-8, Fri, Sat 9-5, Sun (Sep-May) 1-3
  • 5,000 books; 50% donated; 50% hardcover; sorted; paperbacks .25; hardcovers .50; children's .10; CDs, DVDs, audiobooks $1
  • Not picked over; no restrictions
Marine, IL

Charles Gravius Memorial Library
202 E. Silver St.



Feb; (Next scheduled sale: May)
  • Fri 8-6
  • 800 books; 100% donated; 30% hardcover; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; .25 each or $2/plastic bag (bags provided)
Mascoutah, IL

Mascoutah Public Library
3 West Church St
618-566-2562

April
  • Fri 8-6, Sat 8-4, Mon 10-7 (closed Sun)
  • 3,500 books; 90% donated; 65% hardcover; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; Fri everything $1; Sat .50, (children's 2/.25); Mon $3/bag
Matteson, IL

Matteson Public Library
801 S. School Ave
708-748-4431

Ongoing
  • Library hours
McHenry, IL

McHenry Public Library
809 Front St
815-385-0036

North Parking Lot, Entrance B


May
  • Sat 9-5, Sun noon-4
  • Preview: Thu prior 6-9pm, Friends always must be members by the end of the month prior to the sale to attend the preview; you may NOT join at door*
  • 30,000 books; 85% donated; 40% hardcover; sorted; not 'picked over'; paperbacks .50; hardcovers $1; trade pb $1; children's .25
  • $10 charge to use a scanner at the sale.


Ongoing
  • Library hours
Mendota, IL

Graves-Hume Public Library
1401 W Main St

Ongoing
  • 100-150+ books; 80% donated; 25% hardcover; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; paperbacks .25; hardcovers .50
Midlothian, IL

Midlothian Public Library
14701 Kenton Ave
708-535-2027



Feb 5, 2022; (Next scheduled sale: June)
  • Sat 9-3
  • 800 books; 90% donated; 40% hardcover; sorted


Ongoing
  • Mon-Thu 9-8, Fri, Sat 9-5
Mokena, IL

Mokena Community Public Library
11327 W 195th St
708-479-9663

Jan 28 - 29, 2022; (Next scheduled sale: May)
  • Fri noon-5, Sat 9:30-3
  • Preview: Fri 11-noon, Sat 9:930, Friends; join at door
  • 2,000 books; 100% donated; 75% hardcover; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; $1
Moline, IL

Moline Public Library
3210 41st St



Bookstore
  • Mon 10-6 Tue 10-6, Wed-Sat 10-4
Morton Grove, IL


Morton Grove Public Library
6140 Lincoln Ave
847-965-4220.


Ongoing
Mount Prospect, IL

Friends of Mount Prospect Public Library
10 S Emerson St
847-253-5675



Dec; (Next scheduled sale: Jan)

Watch this spot for the next great sale!
Mundelein, IL

Fremont Public Library
1170 N Midlothian Rd
847-566-8702

July 9 - 10, 2022; (Next scheduled sale: Aug 13 - 14, 2022)
  • Sat 10-4:30, Sun 1-4:30
  • 6,000 books; 85% donated; 70% hardcover; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; plus videos, cassettes, CDs, LPs, books on CD; children's .25 & up; adult .50 & up; A/V as marked


Ongoing
  • Library hours
Naperville, IL

AAUW - Naperville Area
at Washington Jr. High School
201 N. Washington Street
Naperville, IL 60540



June

Watch this spot for the next great sale!
Naperville, IL

Nichols Library
200 W. Jefferson Ave.
630-961-4100 x 6322

Ongoing
  • During library hours
  • 1,000 books; 80% hardcover; also books on tape, videos, and DVDs; paperbacks .50; hardcovers $1; A/V $1, mags .25
Naperville, IL

95th Street Library
3015 Cedar Glade Dr.
630-961-4100 x 4902 (Shu-Mei)

Ongoing
  • Library hours
  • 500+ books; 70% hardcover; also books on tape, videos, and DVDs; .25-$3
Naperville, IL

Naper Boulevard Library
2035 S. Naper Blvd.
630-961-4100 x 2203 (Pat)

Ongoing
  • Library hours
  • 1,000+ books; 70% hardcover; also books on tape, videos, and DVDs; .25-$3
Nashville, IL

Nashville Public Libary
219 E Elm St
618-327-3827



May 26 - 28, 2022
  • Fri 10-7, Sat 10-1
  • Preview: Thu 4-7 pm, $5 fee
  • 5,000 books; 90% donated; 80% hardcover; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; $5/bag
New Lenox, IL

New Lenox Public Library
120 Veterans Parkway

Ongoing
  • Mon-Thu 10-8, Sat 10-2
  • 2,000 books; 100% donated; 80% hardcover; .50-$3
North Aurora, IL

Messenger Public Library of North Aurora
113 Oak St
630-896-0240



Aug 5 - 7, 2022
  • Fri 9-7, Sat 9-5, Sun 1-5
  • 5,000+ books; 100% donated; 60% hardcover; sorted; not 'picked over'; includes CDs, DVDs, audiobooks on CD, puzzles; paperbacks .50; hardcovers $1; Sun $3/bag or 2 bags/$5
  • Part of Village of North Aurora North Aurora Days Festival.
North Riverside, IL


North Riverside Public Library
2400 S. Des Plaines Ave
708-447-0869


April
  • Sat 10-3, Sun noon-3
  • Preview: Fri 6-8pm, Friends; join at door
  • 2,000 books; 70% donated; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; paperbacks .50; hardcovers $1.25; trade pb $1.25-$1.50; CDs $1.50, DVDs $2, books on CD's $2.50; Sun $4/bag
Northbrook, IL

Northbrook Public Library
1201 Cedar Lane
847-272-6224

Ongoing
Oak Brook, IL

Friends of the Oak Brook Public Library
600 Oak Brook Road (31st St)
630-368-7700



April

Watch this spot for the next great sale!
Oak Lawn, IL

Oak Lawn Public Library
9427 S Raymond Ave
708-422-4990

Ongoing
  • Library hours
  • 70% donated; paperbacks .25; hardcovers .50; mags .05
Oak Park, IL

Friends of the Oak Park Public Library
at Oak Park and River Forest High School
201 N Scoville
708-383-8200

(cafeteria)


Aug
  • Sat 9-5
  • Preview: Fri 6-10, $5 admission and $10 charge for each electronic device
  • Sorted; not 'picked over'
  • Fee for electronic device on Fri
    Credit cards accepted
Orland Park, IL

Orland Park Public Library
14921 S Ravinia Ave
708-428-5100

Ongoing
  • Library hours
  • 100% donated; sorted; paperbacks .25; hardcovers $1
Palatine, IL

Palatine Public Library
700 N. North Court
847-358-5881 x 149

Feb

Watch this spot for the next great sale!
Palos Heights, IL

Palos Heights Public Library
12501 S 71st Ave
708-448-1473

Ongoing
  • Library hours
  • 700 books; 90% donated; 60% hardcover
Palos Hills, IL

Green Hills Library
8611 W 103rd St
708-598-8446

Ongoing
  • Sat 10-5, Sun noon-4, Mon-Fri 9-9
  • Books, movies, CDs, audiobooks
  • Always adding new selections.
Park Forest, IL

Park Forest Public Library
400 Lakewood Blvd.
708-748-3731



Ongoing
  • Library hours
  • Paperbacks .25 or .50; hardcovers most $1; A/V $2-$3
Park Ridge, IL


Park Ridge Library
20 S Prospect Ave
847-825-3123


May 7 - 8, 2022
  • Sat 9-3, Sun noon-2
  • Preview: Fri 4-7pm, Friends; join at door
  • 7,000 books; 50% donated; 80% hardcover; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; .50-$5


Ongoing
  • Library hours
  • Books, DVDs, CDs, mags; Individually priced
  • Honor system: payment Please place cash or check in drop box located just outside the Quiet Reading Room doors.
Pecatonica, IL

Pecatonica Public Library
400 W. 7th



Ongoing
  • Library hours
  • 500 books; 95% donated; 40% hardcover; sorted; .50-$2
Pekin, IL

Pekin Public Library
301 South 4th St
309-347-7111



Bookstore
  • Library hours
  • 2,000 books
Peoria, IL

Alpha Park Public Library
3527 Airport Rd.
309-697-3822

Ongoing
Peoria, IL

Peoria Park District Noble Center
1125 W. Lake Ave.
309-681-2681

(Book Court: Lobby and Lower Level)


Bookstore
  • Mon-Fri 8:30-4:30
  • 3,000 books
Peoria, IL

Peoria Public Library
107 N.E. Monroe St.
309-497-2141



Ongoing
  • Mon, Tue, Wed, Sat noon-4
Peru, IL

Peru Public Library
1409 11th. St
815-223-0229

Ongoing
  • Library hours
  • 3,500 books; 90% donated; 20% hardcover; sorted; .25-$2
Pinckneyville, IL

Pinckneyville Public Library
312 S Walnut St.
618-357-2410



Aug
  • Fri, Sat 9-1
  • 2,000 books; 50% donated; 50% hardcover; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; $1/bag - (bring your own)
  • City-wide yard sale
Plano, IL

Plano Community Library
15 W North St
630-552-2009

April; (Next scheduled sale: Aug)
  • Fri 10-6, Sat 10-4, Mon-Thu 10-8, Fri 10-6, Sat 10-4
  • 3,000 books; 80% donated; 80% hardcover; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; paperbacks .50; hardcovers $1; DVDs, VHS & audiocassettes free
  • Credit cards accepted
Princeville, IL

Lillie M. Evans Library
207 N. Walnut St.
309-385-4540

Aug
  • Library Hours
  • 2,000 books; 80% donated; 60% hardcover; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; Free-will donation
  • Books, movies, music CDs, audiobooks, and occasionally puzzles, plants, and more available
Quincy, IL


Quincy Public Library
526 Jersey St
217-223-1309 x 257




Bookstore
  • Tue-Sat 10-4
  • Some donated books selected to sell online
    Coffee, cappuccino and hot chocolate available for purchase
Quincy, IL

Unitarian Church
1479 Hampshire St.
217-222-5468

April
  • Sat 8-4
  • 550 books
Red Bud, IL

Red Bud Public Library
925 S Main St.
618-282-2255

May 6 - 21, 2022
  • Fri 12:30-4:30, Sat 10-2
  • 400 books; 90% donated; 60% hardcover; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; .25-$2


Ongoing
Ridge Farm, IL

Elwood Township Carnegie Library
104 N. State St.
217-247-2820

Ongoing
  • Tue-Fri 2-7, Sat 9-2
Rockford, IL

Rockford Public Library
214 N Church St
815-965-7606

Bookstore
  • Mon-Thu noon-6, Fri 10-4, closed Sat, Sun
  • .25-$3
  • Some books sold online. No restrictions
Rockford, IL

Friends of Rockford Public Library
East Branch Shop
6685 East State St
815-966-2788



Bookstore
  • Mon-Thu noon-6, Fri 10-4, Sat 10-1 (closed Sun)
  • 4,000 books; 80% donated; 60% hardcover; sorted; paperbacks .25-.50; hardcovers $1-$3; plus specials
  • Some books sold online. No restrictions
Rolling Meadows, IL

Rolling Meadows Library
3110 Martin Lane
847-259-6050

Bookstore
  • Library hours
  • Paperbacks .50; hardcovers $1; children's .25-.50
Roselle, IL

Roselle Public Library
40 S Park St
630-529-1641

April
  • Sat 9:30-3:30, Sun 1-4
  • 3,000 books; 100% donated; 90% hardcover; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; paperbacks .25; hardcovers $1; children's .25


Ongoing
  • Library hours
Round Lake, IL

Round Lake Area Library
906 Hart Rd.
518-899-2285

Ongoing
Saint Charles, IL

St. Charles Public Library
One S 6th Ave
630-584-0076

April
  • Fri 2:30-7:30, Sat 9-3, Sun noon-3
  • 5,000 books; 50% donated; 50% hardcover; sorted; plus CDs, DVDs, videos, audio tapes, etc.; paperbacks .50; hardcovers $1; children's $1; A/V $2; Sun $10 grocery bag, $12 cloth library bag (buy cloth bag and fill)
  • Better book silent auctions
  • Visa/MC accepted
Salem, IL


Bryan-Bennett Library
217 West Main St
618-548-7784


Ongoing
  • Library hours
  • .25-$1
  • Books, mags, puzzles, videos
Springfield, IL

Lincoln Public Library
326 S 7th St
217-753-4900 x 5602



Jan 15, 2022
  • Sat 10-2
  • 2,500 books; 100% donated; 50% hardcover; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; paperbacks .50; hardcovers $2; CDs, DVDs, Xbox, WII games $1


June
  • Sat 10-2
  • 10,000 books; 100% donated; 50% hardcover; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; .50-$2
Sterling, IL

Sterling Public Library
102 W Third St
815-625-1370

April
  • Sat 9-noon
  • 1,000 books; 50% donated; 80% hardcover; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; children's .50; adult $1, A/V $1
Stickney, IL

Stickney-Forest View Library
6800 W. 43rd St
708-749-1050

Ongoing
  • Mon-Thu 9-8, Fri 9-5, Sat 9-3
  • 150 books; 85% donated; 20% hardcover; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; 3/$1
Troy, IL

Tri-Township Public Library
209 S. Main St.
618-667-9806

Dec 3; (Next scheduled sale: Dec 18)
  • 9-noon
  • 3,000 books; 90% donated; 40% hardcover; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; .10-$2
Union, IL

McHenry County Historical Society
6422 Main St
815-923-2267

July 10, 2022
  • Sun 10-4
  • Thousands of books; 100% donated; 50% hardcover; sorted; no buyer restrictions; paperbacks .50; hardcovers $1; Hundreds of vintage books $5 and up, sorted by decades
  • Rare Books Silent Auction
  • Part of Heritage Fair featuring a car show, antiques auction, plant sale, free museum, children's entertainment
Urbana, IL

Urbana Free Library
210 W. Green St
217-367-4057



April; (Next scheduled sale: Aug)
  • Fri, Sat 9-5:30, Sun 1-4:30
  • Preview: Thu 5-8:30pm, Friends; join at door $10 beginning at 3pm. Line forms at 4pm. No electronic devices at preview.
  • Thousands of books; 100% donated; sorted; plus CDs, DVDs, books on CD; All $1 or less; Sat: Half Price; Sun: all books free
  • No scanners on preview night. Scanners may be used at regular sale, beginning Fri 9am.
  • During sale set up, books may be purchased by Friends only. (No dealers allowed to help set up.)
  • Cash or checks only


Ongoing
  • Library hours
  • Year round selection of used books in Friends Cafe, $2 each
Urbana, IL

IMC Books To Prisoners
Independent Media Center
202 S Broadway
217-708-4608

April
  • Sat 9-6
  • 8,000 books; 100% donated; 30% hardcover; sorted; no buyer restrictions; paperbacks .50; hardcovers $2; trade pb $1; children's .25-$1
  • We do remove some for online sales, but not systematically nor with an eye to what collectors would want. We pull textbooks under 5 years old because we can get more money from them.
  • Credit cards accepted
Villa Park, IL

Villa Park Public Library
305 S Ardmore Ave.
630-834-1164

Ongoing
  • During Library hours
Washington, IL

Washington District Library
380 N Wilmor Rd
309-444-2241, 309-444-7621

April
  • Fri 1-5, Sat 9-5, Sun 1-5, Mon 9-6, Tue 9-8
  • 3,000 books; 65% donated; 33% hardcover; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; Fri, Sat $1 each; Sun .50 each, Mon $3/bag, Tue free or donation
Waukegan, IL


Waukegan Public Library
128 N County Street
847-244-7651




April

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Westchester, IL

Westchester Public Library
10700 Canterbury
(1600 south, 1/2 mile west of Mannheim Rd)
708-562-3573

Ongoing
  • Library hours
  • Paperbacks .50; hardcovers $1; mags .25
  • New books added every week
Western Springs, IL

Thomas Ford Memorial Library
800 W Chestnut St.
708-246-0520

April
  • Sat 8-1, Sun 11-1
  • 2,500+ books; 100% donated; sorted; not 'picked over'; Sun 1/2 price sale
Wheaton, IL

Wheaton Public Library
225 N. Cross St
630-868-7592

Aug
  • Wed, Thu 9-9; Fri, Sat 9-5
  • Preview: Tue 5-9, Friends, join at door $25
  • 30,000+ books; not 'picked over'; Sat bargains; no media at this sale. Media sale in September.
  • No electronic devices of any kind are allowed in the sale. That includes laptops, cell phones, scanners, etc.
Wheeling, IL

Indian Trails Public Library
355 S Schoenbeck Rd
847-459-4100

Jan 8, 2022
  • Sat 10-2
  • 6,000 books; 75% donated; sorted; not 'picked over'; plus CDs, DVDs; paperbacks $1; hardcovers $2; children's .25; DVDs, CDs .50
  • No scanners until 12pm
Wilmette, IL

Wilmette Public Library
1242 Willmette Ave.
847-256-5025



Bookstore
  • Mon 1-3, Tue, Thu 9-5 & 7-8:45, Wed 11:30-5, Sat 9-4:45, Sun 1:30-4:30
Winnetka, IL

Christ Church
470 Maple
(Maple & Oak, 1 blk e of Green Bay)
847-446-2850

(Annex -West bldg)

June
  • Sat 8-2. Due to Covid health guidelines, shoppers will need to sign up to shop via Sign Up Genius. Contact Jennifer Baker to be added to the distribution list: JenniferHBaker@hotmail.com
  • Preview: Tue before 10-noon, 25% markup
  • 10,000 books; 100% donated; 75% hardcover; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; paperbacks .50; hardcovers $2-$5
  • All shoppers must wear masks
  • Rummage sale
Winnetka, IL

Winnetka Congregational Church
at Community House/Harkness Hall
620 Lincoln Ave
847-446-0575

May
  • Thu 7-3
  • Thousands of books
Wood River, IL

Wood River Public Library
326 E Ferguson Ave
618-254-4832

May 5 - 7, 2022
  • Thu 5-8pm, Fri, Sat 9-5
  • 5,000 books; 50% donated; 80% hardcover; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; paperbacks .25; hardcovers .50; children's .25; CDs, DVDs $1, BluRay $2, mags .10
Woodstock, IL

Woodstock Public Library
414 W Judd St
815-338-0542

Bookstore
  • Mon-Thu 10-7, Fri-Sat 10-5
  • 3,000 books; 75% donated; 50% hardcover; sorted; .50-$1, a few $4
  • Not picked over; no restrictions
Zion, IL


Zion-Benton Public Library
2400 Gabriel Ave.
847-872-4680


Ongoing

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Terre Haute, IN


Vigo County Public Library
One Library Sq.
812-232-1113

(7th & Poplar Sts, approx. 2 miles north of I-70)

Dec 4 - 5
  • HOLIDAY BOOK SALE!
    • December 4 and 5
      • Saturday. 9 am to 4 pm
      • Sunday, 1 pm to 3 pm
  • THOUSANDS of BOOKS!
  • PLUS
    • DVDs, and CDs!
    • Records!
    • Magazines!
    • Puzzles!
    • Gift Items!
  • Something for everyone!
  • This sale is open to the public.

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Baton Rouge, LA


Friends of the LSU Libraries Book Bazaar
NEW DATES! NEW LOCATION!
John M. Parker Agricultural Coliseum
225-578-5925




March 17 - 20, 2022

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Bethesda, MD

HUGE Book Sale
Bethesda-Chevy Chase High School PTSA
4301 East-West Highway



March 12 - 13, 2022
  • Over 75,000 Quality Used Books!!
  • Hardcover and Paperback Books and Audiobooks
  • Carefully sorted into over 60 different categories including: Biography, Foreign Language, Science Fiction, Mystery/Thriller, Finance, Vintage, Travel, a huge children's section and lots more!
  • March 12 and 13, 2022
    • Saturday, 10:00 a.m. til 5:00 p.m. 
    • Sunday, 10:00 a.m. til 3:00 p.m.
  • Great prices: Most books priced between $1.00 and $3.00
    • Sunday Special: Fill one of our bags for $10.00 
    • Cash, checks or credit cards accepted ($20 min.)
  • Cafe and musical entertainment both days
  • Something for everyone at this well-organized sale!
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Lake Orion, MI


Orion Township Library
825 Joslyn Rd
248-693-3000



Jan 18 - 22, 2022
  • Friends of Orion Township Library Present their Huge Book Sale!
  • 40,000 BOOKS!
    • 75% donated; 50% hardcover
    • Sorted into categories
  • January 18 to 22
  • Preview Sale - Open to Friends (and teachers with ID)
    • Tuesday, 10 am to 4:30 pm
    • Join or Renew Here
    • You may also join the Friends at the door: Individual membership $10, Families $20, Seniors (62+) $5
  • General Public Sale - All may attend
    • Tuesday 4:30 to 8:30 pm
    • Wednesday, 10 am to 8:30 pm
    • Thursday, 10 am to 8:30 pm
    • Friday, 10 am to 4:30 pm
    • Saturday,  9:30 am to 1:30 pm
  • Great Prices: paperbacks .50; hardcovers $1; children's .50
    • Friday half price sale! Saturday, $5/bag! (bags provided)
  • New release books (within last 3-years), hot sellers, and valuable books are removed to stock library store Stop in and shop!
  • Credit cards accepted

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Livonia, MI

BOOKSTOCK!
Another Huge Bookstock Sale!
Laurel Park Place
37700 W. 6 Mile Road
(1/4 mile east of I-275)
248-645-7840 ext 365

May 15 - 22, 2022

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Jefferson City, MO

Over 100,000 Items!
Missouri River Regional Library and ABLE (Adult Basic Literacy Education)
at St. Martins Knights of Columbus Hall
537 Route T
573-634-2464

From Jefferson City take Highway 50 West to the St. Martins/Lohman exit, go north on Rt. T 1.1 miles to the Knights of Columbus Hall.


March 9 - 12, 2022
  • One of the Largest Used Book Sales in the Midwest!
  • Where will you find over 100,000 Items?
  • It’s the Missouri River Regional Library and ABLE's Used Book Sale at St. Martin’s Knights of Columbus!
  • There’s something for everyone!
    • Books
    • Movies
    • Music
    • Puzzles - and more!
  • This huge sale runs from March 9 to 12, 2021
  • Preview Sale
    • Wednesday, 4:00 - 8:00 pm  
    • Admission is $5 per person (including children in arms or strollers
  • Free admission
    • Thursday, 9:00 am to 8:00 pm
    • Friday, 9:00 am to 8:00 pm
    • Saturday, from 9:00 am to 1:00 pm
  • We restock Wednesday evening and Thursday and Friday throughout the day - Come back again and again!
  • Prices range from 50 cents to 4 dollars – A bargain hunters dream come true!
    • Cash and Checks 
  • Friday all items are half-price 
  • Saturday it’s $5.00 per small box and $8.00 per large box!
  • All proceeds benefit MRRL and ABLE.
  • Amazing deals! You will enjoy this CLEAN, WELL ORGANIZED sale!



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