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October, 2019
16-20Clinton Township, MI100,000 Books!
16-20Lexington, KYBig Sale
17-20Golden, COBig Sale
17-20O'Fallon
17-21St. Joseph, MOBig Fall Sale!
18-27Cherry Valley
18-20Marengo
18-20Mount ProspectBig Sale
18-20PalatineExceptional
19-23Gainesville, FLBig Sale
19-21Glencoe
19-20McHenry
20Edwardsville
20Lansing, MIBooks and Paper
24-26Lisle
25-26Moline
26Stratford, ONBook Sale!!
26Western Springs
?DeKalb
?Galesburg
?Harwood Heights
?Lemont
?Mattoon
?Winnetka
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Future Sales

November, 2019
1-3Cedar Rapids, IABig Sale
1-2Edwardsville
1Troy
2-3Arlington Heights
2Colfax
2Morrison
5Jerseyville
7-10AlgonquinExceptional
7-9Freeport
7-9Geneva
7-10Greenwich, CTExceptional
7Morrison
7-10NormalExceptional
7-9Princeton
8-11Dayton, OHOhio's Biggest
8-9Fox River Grove
8-16Indianapolis, INCheck This
8-9Walnut Grove, MOBig Sale
9Batavia
9Decatur
9Glen Ellyn
9Harwood Heights
9Lansing
9-10Mundelein
9-10Park Ridge
9Rockford
9Schaumburg
12-13Elgin
13-15Chicago
14-17Rolling Meadows
16-17Carbondale
16Troy
22-23Elgin
23Harwood Heights
29Glen Ellyn
30Effingham
?Urbana

December, 2019
3Jerseyville
6Franklin Park
6-9Terre Haute, INHoliday Sale
6Troy
7Colfax
7-9Herrin
10-11Elgin
14Batavia
14Decatur
14Harwood Heights
14Lansing
14-15Mundelein
21Troy
28Harwood Heights
?Palos Heights

January, 2020
3Troy
4Colfax
7Jerseyville
11Batavia
11Decatur
11Harwood Heights
11Lansing
11-12Mundelein
11Schaumburg
14-15Elgin
18Troy
24-25Crystal Lake
25Harwood Heights
31-2/1Edwardsville
?Glen Ellyn
?Mokena
?Springfield

February, 2020
1-2Arlington Heights
1Colfax
1-3Herrin
4Jerseyville
7-8Alton
7Troy
8Batavia
8Decatur
8Harwood Heights
8Lansing
8-9Mundelein
11-12Elgin
15Troy
22Harwood Heights
?Anna
?Beecher
?Breese
?Glencoe
?Highland Park
?Marine
?Midlothian

March, 2020
3Jerseyville
5-7Baton Rouge, LABig Sale
6Troy
7Colfax
10-11Elgin
14Batavia
14Decatur
14Harwood Heights
14Lansing
14-15Mundelein
14Schaumburg
19-22Fond du Lac, WI59th Annual Sale
21Troy
28Harwood Heights
?Bloomingdale
?Carbondale
?East Dundee
?Fairview Heights
?Glen Ellyn
?Normal

April, 2020
2-4Freeport
3Troy
4Colfax
4-6Herrin
7Jerseyville
11Batavia
11Decatur
11Harwood Heights
11Lansing
11-12Mundelein
14-15Elgin
18-19Cary
18Troy
25-26Arlington Heights
25Harwood Heights
25Quincy
26-5/3Livonia, MIBig Sale
?Belvidere
?Charleston
?Chicago (Blackstone)
?Collinsville
?DeKalb
?Des Plaines
?Evergreen Park
?Fox River Grove
?Hampshire
?Jerseyville
?Mascoutah
?North Riverside
?Oak Brook
?Plano
?Roselle
?Saint Charles
?Sterling
?Urbana
?Urbana
?Washington
?Waukegan
?Western Springs
30-5/2Wood River

May, 2020
1-2Edwardsville
1-16Red Bud
1Troy
2Colfax
2-3Park Ridge
5Jerseyville
8-9Alton
9Batavia
9Decatur
9Harwood Heights
9Lansing
9-10Mundelein
9Schaumburg
12-13Elgin
16Troy
21-23Nashville
23Harwood Heights
28-30Granite City
?Belleville
?Charleston
?Cherry Valley
?Galesburg
?Glen Ellyn
?Glen Ellyn
?Lisle
?Marine
?McHenry
?Mokena
?Winnetka

June, 2020
2Jerseyville
5Troy
6Colfax
6-8Herrin
9-10Elgin
13Decatur
13Harwood Heights
13Lansing
13-14Mundelein
20Troy
26-27Macomb
27Harwood Heights
?Anna
?Bensenville
?Chicago
?Chicago
?Downers Grove
?Effingham
?Geneva
?Glen Ellyn
?Glencoe
?Johnsburg
?Midlothian
?Naperville
?Springfield
?Winnetka

July, 2020
3Troy
4Colfax
7Jerseyville
11Batavia
11Decatur
11Harwood Heights
11Lansing
11-12Mundelein
11Schaumburg
12Union
14-15Elgin
18Troy
19Detroit, MIBook Fair
23-26Chicago
25Harwood Heights
29-30Ottawa
?Bourbonnais
31-8/1Edwardsville
?Glen Ellyn

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Golden, CO



Friends of the Jefferson County Public Library
at Jefferson County Fairgrounds
15200 W. 6th Avenue
303-403-5075

A Whale of a Sale





Oct 17 - 20
  • Friends of the Jefferson County Public Library's Annual
  • 2019 FALL WHALE OF A USED BOOK SALE!
  • 80,000 BOOKS
    • Hardbounds
    • Paperbacks
    • Children's and Teen Books
    • CDs, DVDs, Records, Tapes
    • Maps
    • Puzzles
    • Audio Books
  • Separated into over 30 nonfiction and fiction categories - sorted for easy shopping!
  • 75% Donated, 80% Hardcover
  • Bert's Weathered & Treasured - hundreds of vintage and better books, all individually priced!
  • Great Prices Range from $.25-$3.00
    • Hardbound $3, Paperbacks $1 to $2, Children's .50 to $1
    • Music CDs $1, Audiobooks $3, DVDs $2.50
    • Sunday is Bag Day Grocery-Sized Bag of Books starts at $6 (be eco-friendly - bring your own grocery size cloth bag)
  • Scanners are welcome!
  • October 18 to 20, 2019
  • Friends Preview Night
    • Thursday 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
    • $15 membership to Friends gets buyers into this special preview buying opportunity for first dibs on the best books!
    • Not a Friend yet? Purchase your membership at door!
  • General Public Days
    • Friday: Early admission from 8 a.m. to 9 a.m. $10 entry fee - beat the crowd
      • FREE ENTRY 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
    • Saturday: FREE ENTRY 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
      • Prices half off for Jeffco employees, teachers, and Friends of Jefferson County Public Library (with ID).
    • Sunday: FREE ENTRY 11:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
      • Bag Day
  • Snacks, lunches and beverages will be available for purchase
  • SAVE AREA: You can store your books while you are shopping. (Please, no stacking books in the aisles)
  • Bulk purchase deals: Please contact us BEFORE the sale to discuss. (303) 403-5075 or event planner Deborah@DeborahDeal.org  If not possible to contact us before the sale ask for supervisors Deb or Don at the sale.
  • Proceeds benefit children's and teen literacy programs funded by the Jefferson County Library Foundation. http://jeffcolibraryfoundation.org
  • www.WhaleSale.org

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Greenwich, CT


Friends of the Byram Shubert Library
(A Branch of Greenwich Library)
at St. Paul's Lutheran Church
286 Delavan Avenue
203-531-0426

(Entrance to the sale is behind the church, beside 55 William St West)


Nov 7 - 10
  • 4 Day Book & Media Sale
  • Over 30 categories of quality fiction and nonfiction books
  • More than 25,000 Books!
    • More than 1,000 DVDs, CDs, Audiobooks to choose from. All media priced at $1 - less than the price of streaming a song or a movie!
    • Especially HUGE collections of: Finance/business publications Math and science books
    • Large Collection of Art Books
    • Leather bound Britannica Encyclopedias - perfect for the decorators' shelves
    • An entire room of Children's Books
    • Large assortment of gift worthy specials all priced at $10
  • CDs DVDs and Audiobooks all priced at just $1
  • CREDIT CARDS ACCEPTED!
  • This sale is an incredible bargain - with all of the books of each type priced the same...unlike other sales that price books individually! What a deal!
  • November 7 to 10, 2019
  • Preview Sale:
    • THURSDAY November 7, 5:00pm to 8:00pm - $20 Admission
  • General Sale:
    • FRIDAY November 8, 5:00pm to 8:00pm - Avoid the weekend rush! Free Admission
  • General Sale:
    • SATURDAY November 9, 9:00am to 4:00pm - Free Admission
  • Bag & Box Sale
    • SUNDAY November 10, 12:00 to 4:00pm - Free Admission
  • Books are not picked over and there are no buyer restrictions.
  • For info/questions, contact Byram Shubert Library (203) 531-0426
  • 2 minutes from I-95 CT Exit 2. Sale located in basement of St Paul Church (Entrance beside 55 William St West)
  • All proceeds benefit the Friends of Byram Shubert Library who sponsors over 80 library programs each year that are free to the community

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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)

Oct 19 - 23
  • FRIENDS OF THE LIBRARY FALL 2019 BOOK SALE
    • Celebrating Our 65th Year 1954-2019
  • Over Half a Million ITEMS - More than 60 Categories!
    • Books
    • Comics
    • Manga
    • Artwork
    • Posters
    • Puzzles
    • DVDs
    • Vinyl records
    • Sheet music, and much more.
  • October 19 to 23, 2019
    • Saturday, 9am to 6pm
    • Sunday, Noon to 6pm
    • Monday, Noon to 6pm
    • Tuesday, Noon to 6pm, everything 1/2 price
    • Wednesday, Noon to 6pm, everything 10 cents
  • Hundreds of thousands of books and other items have been sorted and priced. All have been donated by the greater Gainesville community.
  • Great Prices
    • Most regular prices 25 cents to $4
    • Tuesday: half price day; Wednesday: 10 cent day
    • Cash or check only - no plastic (an ATM is close by)
  • Collector's Corner is one of the areas that sets this sale apart. It has a selection of first editions, signed and rare books, vintage vinyl records, maps, artwork, and other collectible items.
  • Music Table: Large selection of sheet music for the classical guitarist and lots of piano tutors
  • Record Table: Very large selection of classical LPs, jazz CDs, 78rpms, and 45rpms records.
  • FOL Gainesville does not allow pre-buying of items. Everything, and everybody waits on that opening morning entry that is traditionally lead by our Scottish Bag Piper!
  • All profits are used for the Alachua County Library District and community literacy projects.
  • We do not allow electronic devices for scanning purposes. 
  • Check our website for Book Sale Procedures
  • Friends of the Library encourage shoppers to bring your own bags or boxes
  • Follow us facebook.com/FOLACLD and twitter.com/FOLACLD

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Cedar Rapids, IA


Friends of Cedar Rapids Public Library
at Cherry Building
329 10th Avenue SE



Nov 1 - 3
  • Friends of the Cedar Rapids Public Library  Fall Book Sale
  • Free Admission 
  • 2 Floors of Books!
    • Books of all genres
    • Lots of children's books
    • Great collectible books
  • November 1 to 3
    • Friday, NOON to 7:00 p.m.
    • Saturday, 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
    • Sunday, NOON to 4:00 p.m. (box sale)
  • Most books $1.00 - $2.00
    • Sunday Box Sale: $8.00 small box, $16.00 large box
  • Holding area for large purchases
  • Free Admission
  • We accept cash, checks and credit card
  • Proceeds from the sale are used to support library programs

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Algonquin, IL



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


Nov 7 - 10
  • Fall 2019 Book Sale!
  • More Than 30,000 Books
    • Sorted into 70 categories!
  • All adult books are sorted and on shelves
  • Over 9,000 items for children
    • These are well organized in bins and on shelves
  • Great Prices
    • Adult books, $1 and up; children .25 and up
    • Paperbacks .50; CDs $1, DVDs $2, books on CD $3
  • Books are NOT picked over!
  • Special categories will be featured for this sale
  • Large FICTION section in alpha order
  • Many unusual special books!
  • November 7 to 10
  • SERIOUS BUYERS PREVIEW SALE
    • Thursday 4 to 7
    • $10 Admission charge
    • Adults only please
  • REGULAR SALE HOURS - FREE ADMISSION
    • Friday 4 to 8
    • Saturday 10 to 2
    • Sunday 1 to 4
  • Sunday Books are HALF PRICE
  • Refreshments available Friday, Saturday and Sunday
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 7 - 8, 2020; May 8 - 9, 2020
  • Fri 9-7, Sat 9-3
  • 25,000 books; 80% donated; 55% hardcover; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; paperbacks .25; hardcovers .50
Anna, IL

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

Feb; June
  • Sat 8-2, Sun 1-3
  • Preview: Fri 4-6pm, Friends; join at door
  • 5,000 books; 100% donated; 50% hardcover; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; .25-$3; Sun bag sale (bags provided
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


Nov 2 - 3; Feb 1 - 2, 2020; April 25 - 26, 2020
  • Sat 9-4:30, Sun 11-4:30 (adults); Children's sale 11-3:30
  • Preview: Fri 6-9pm, Friends; entry numbers available to members beginning at 9am. join at door: 6pm
  • 75,000 books; 80% donated; 56% hardcover; includes DVDs, records, CDs, tapes; paperbacks .50-$1; hardcovers $1; teachers: 25% off, must show ID. Adult Sale: Half-Price DVDs, CDs, Vinyl records, VHS. Children's Sale: Sunday $5/bag
  • Silent Auction Fri 6-9, Sat 9-2
    No scanners, cell phones, computers, etc.
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



Nov 9; Dec 14; Jan 11, 2020; Feb 8, 2020; March 14, 2020; April 11, 2020; May 9, 2020; July 11, 2020
  • Sat 9:15-4. The fire marshal limits shoppers to 36 at a time; numbers given out at 8:45.
  • 10,000 books; 90% donated; 60% hardcover; sorted; no buyer restrictions; plus media, collectibles, coffee table, first eds, etc.; paperbacks .50-$1; hardcovers $1; children's .50; DVDs $1
  • Some books removed & sold online


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

Beecher Community Library
at Community Bldg. (across from Library)
673 Penfield St
708-946-9090

Feb
  • Fri 8-4, Sat 9-noon
  • Preview: Thu 6-9pm, $15/bag
  • 10,000 books; 70% donated; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; paperbacks .50; hardcovers $1; or $10/bag
Belleville, IL

Memorial Hospital Auxiliary Book Bazaar
at St. Paul United Church of Christ
115 West B St.
618-257-5545



May

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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 x3020

Ongoing
  • Library hours
Bethany, IL

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

Ongoing
  • Library hours
Bloomingdale, IL

Bloomingdale Public Library
101 Fairfield Way
630-529-3120



March
  • Sat 9-4, Sun 1-3
  • 4,000 books; 15% donated; 50% hardcover; sorted; no buyer restrictions; $1 each or $7/bag; Sun .50 each or $3/bag
  • 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 9-3, Sat 9-1
  • Preview: Thu 4:30-8pm, Friends; join at door
  • 2,000 books; 70% donated; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; paperbacks .50; hardcovers $1; DVDs $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
  • 30,000+ books; 40% hardcover; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; Fri 3-7 and all day Sat half-price; Sun 9-10:30 $3/brown bag (supplied); Sun 10:30-noon 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)

Nov 16 - 17; 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 18 - 19, 2020
  • Sat 9-5, Sun 1-5
  • 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. Non-profits with ID 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; 75% 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

Oct 18 - 27; 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; Final Sat half-price, Final Sun $2/bag
  • Some books removed for sale online
Chicago, IL

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

July 23 - 26, 2020
  • 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 9-4
  • 500 books; 90% donated; 60% hardcover; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; New & used books; .50-$10
  • Credit cards accepted
  • Civil War Re-anctors, Birthday Cake and party, Clayson the Mascot, Hot Dogs/Chips, Tours, Exhibits, Children's activities
Chicago, IL

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

(Free parking on west side of St. Louis Avenue, and on Bryn Mawr from St. Louis west to Pulaski. There are a few meters at the university, but for the parking lots and garage, a $5.00 pass is required, purchased at machines in the parking garage, parking lot H, or from Parking Services located in the parking garage)

Nov 13 - 15
  • 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"
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)



Nov 2; Dec 7; Jan 4, 2020; Feb 1, 2020; March 7, 2020; April 4, 2020; May 2, 2020; June 6, 2020; July 4, 2020
  • 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

April
  • Fri, Sat 9-5
  • Preview: Thu 5-8pm, $5 fee
  • 2,000+ books; 100% donated; 50% hardcover; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; $5/bag, $10/box
Crystal Lake, IL

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



Jan 24 - 25, 2020
  • 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 Garage
3702 US Rte 14



Bookstore
  • Green Spot Used Books: Tue-Sat 10-3
  • 3,000 books; 65% donated; 70% hardcover; sorted; $1-$10
  • Books are picked over; no restrictions.
    Store located in Suite 104
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



Nov 9; Dec 14; Jan 11, 2020; Feb 8, 2020; March 14, 2020; April 11, 2020; May 9, 2020; June 13, 2020; July 11, 2020
  • 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

Oct; April
  • Fri 9-6, Sat 9-5, Sun 1-5
  • 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
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 a great book 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

Nov 1 - 2; Jan 31 - Feb 1, 2020; May 1 - 2, 2020; July 31 - Aug 1, 2020
  • Fri 5-8pm, Sat 9-3
  • 20,000+ books; 100% donated; 60% hardcover; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; Most .25-$3
Edwardsville, IL

Leclaire Parkfest
St. Andrew's Relay for Life Team
Leclaire Park
800 Hale Ave
618-656-1929

Oct 20
  • Sun noon-5
  • 3,000+ books; 100% donated; sorted; no buyer restrictions; paperbacks .50; hardcovers $1
  • Leclaire Parkfest: music, food, games, cars, etc.
Effingham, IL

Effingham Public Library
200 N Third



Nov 30; June
  • Sat 9-2
  • 5,000 books; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; .50 and up
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
Elgin, IL


Oak Crest Residence & Atrium Apartments
204 South State St
847-742 2255


Nov 12 - 13; Dec 10 - 11; Jan 14 - 15, 2020; Feb 11 - 12, 2020; March 10 - 11, 2020; April 14 - 15, 2020; May 12 - 13, 2020; June 9 - 10, 2020; July 14 - 15, 2020
  • Tue, Wed 2-4
  • Books, records, tapes, cds
Elgin, IL

Northwest Bible Baptist Church
9N889 Nesler Rd



Nov 22 - 23
  • Fri 4-8, Sat 9-4
  • 2,500 books; 100% donated; 30% hardcover; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; .50
  • Credit cards accepted
Elmwood Park, IL

Elmwood Park Library
2 Conti Parkway
708-769-6224

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

Nov 8 - 9; 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

Dec 6
  • Fri 3-8pm
  • 1,500 books; 30% donated; 55% hardcover; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; $1-$3 each


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




Nov 7 - 9; April 2 - 4, 2020
  • Thu 9-8, Fri 9-6, Sat 9-4
  • 60,000 books; 100% donated; 50% hardcover; sorted; no buyer restrictions; plus CDs, DVDs, music, mags, etc.; .25-$2.50 average
  • Yes, the books are available previously at the store, but NOT at the sale prices


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

Oct; 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
127 James St.
630-232-0780

Nov 7 - 9; June
  • Thu 5-9pm, Fri 9-5, Sat 9-3
  • 12,000 books; 100% donated; 40% hardcover; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; Most $1; Sat $10/bag
  • Numbered admittance stickers given out at upstairs Library Circulation Desk starting at 9am for Thursday's 5pm sale opening.
Glen Ellyn, IL

AAUW Wheaton-Glen Ellyn Branch
at First United Methodist Church
424 Forest Ave
630-469-9382



May
  • Thu, Fri 9-8, Sat 9-2
  • Preview: Wed 5-9pm; $10 fee (children free)
  • 16,000 books; 95% donated; 50% hardcover; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; paperbacks $1-$2; hardcovers $3 or less; children's most $1; A/V $3 or less; antique/collectibles $5 and up
Glen Ellyn, IL

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



Nov 9; Jan; May; July
  • Sat 9-2
  • 5,000 books; 97% donated; 50% hardcover; sorted; no buyer restrictions; paperbacks .25; hardcovers $1; trade pb $1; Media $1
  • Antique/collectible books half of online prices


Nov 29
  • Fri noon-4:30
  • 5,000 books; 97% donated; 50% hardcover; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; paperbacks .25; hardcovers $1; trade pb $1
  • Held during library's Holiday Walk


March
  • Sat 9-2, Sun 1-4
  • 5,000 books; 98% donated; 50% hardcover; sorted; no buyer restrictions; paperbacks .25; hardcovers $1; trade pb $1; Media $1. Sun $5/bag


June
  • Mon 7pm-8:30pm
  • Held during Ice Cream Social
Glen Ellyn, IL

SCARCE (School & Community Assistance for Recycling & Composting Education)
799 Roosevelt Rd. Bldg. 2
630-545-9710

(South side of Roosevelt Rd, in same complex as Panera & CVC; grey bldg with garage doors) Map: https://www.booksalefinder.com/GMAPIL.html


Ongoing
  • Tue, Fri 9-noon; also 2nd & 4th Sats of month 9-noon. Closed holidays
  • 2,000 books; 100% donated; 50% hardcover; sorted; no buyer restrictions; plus vinyl records; paperbacks 3/$1-$1; hardcovers $1
  • Some books removed to sell online
  • Credit cards accepted
Glencoe, IL

Glencoe Public Library
320 Park Ave
847-835-5056

Oct 19 - 21; Feb; 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



May 28 - 30, 2020
  • 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 Johnson Memorial Public Library
109 S State St
847-683-2727



April
  • Fri 10-5, Sat 10-3, Sun noon-3
  • Preview: Thu 4-8pm, $5 fee for adults
  • 3,000 books; 80% donated; 70% hardcover; sorted; not 'picked over'; paperbacks .50-.75; hardcovers $1; children's .50; A/V $1
  • We charge $10 for the use of scanners.
Harvey, IL

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

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

Eisenhower Public Library
4613 N Oketo Ave

Oct
  • Fri 10-4, Sat 10-4
  • Preview: Thu 6-8, Friends, join at door $5
  • "Thousands" of books; paperbacks .50; hardcovers $1
  • Preview: thu 7-8:45pm, Friends
    3,000 books, 50% donated, 35% hardcover, sorted; .75-$1.50


Nov 9; Nov 23; Dec 14; Dec 28; Jan 11, 2020; Jan 25, 2020; Feb 8, 2020; Feb 22, 2020; March 14, 2020; March 28, 2020; April 11, 2020; April 25, 2020; May 9, 2020; May 23, 2020; June 13, 2020; June 27, 2020; July 11, 2020; July 25, 2020
  • Sat 2-4
  • Paperbacks .50; hardcovers $1
Herrin, IL

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



Dec 7 - 9; Feb 1 - 3, 2020; April 4 - 6, 2020; June 6 - 8, 2020
  • Sat noon-5, Mon10-6
  • 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 x 131



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
  • 2,000 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

Nov 5; Dec 3; Jan 7, 2020; Feb 4, 2020; March 3, 2020; April 7, 2020; May 5, 2020; June 2, 2020; July 7, 2020
  • Tue 8:30am-8:30pm
  • $3/bag


April
  • Fri 8:30-4:30, Sat 8:30-1
  • Preview: Thu 3-7pm, $2 entry fee
  • 5,000 books; 98% donated; 45% hardcover; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; .25-$2; Fri 1pm $3/bag; Sat 3/bag (bags 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
  • Fri, Sat 9-4:30
  • 10,000+ books; 90% donated; 50% hardcover; includes, movies, music; .25-$2
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 Villa, IL

Lake Villa District Library
1001 East Grand Ave



Ongoing
  • Library hours
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



Nov 9; Dec 14; Jan 11, 2020; Feb 8, 2020; March 14, 2020; April 11, 2020; May 9, 2020; June 13, 2020; July 11, 2020
  • Sat 10-1
  • Preview: Sat 9-10am, Friends; join at door $10
  • 95% donated; 50% hardcover; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; paperbacks $1; hardcovers $2
  • Cash Only
Lemont, IL

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

Oct
  • Fri 9-7, Sat 10-4, Sun 1-3
  • 5,000 books; 100% donated; 50% hardcover; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; .50-$1; Sun 1pm $2/bag


Ongoing
  • Library hours
  • no buyer restrictions
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



Oct 24 - 26; May
  • Fri 9:30-8, Sat 9:30-5
  • Preview: Thu 9:30am-8pm, $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 26 - 27, 2020
  • 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

Oct 18 - 20
  • Fri, Sat 9-5, Sun 1-3
  • 1,600 books; 30% donated; 70% hardcover; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; children's & YA .10; adults' books .25 each
  • Autumn Drive in Marengo-Woodstock area


Bookstore
  • Mon-Thu 9-8, Fri, Sat 9-5, Sun (Sep-May) 1-3
  • 1,200 books; 50% donated; 75% 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; 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
Mattoon, IL


Mattoon Public Library
1600 Charleston Ave
217-234-2621




Oct
  • Sat 8-1
  • not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; Donation
  • Credit cards accepted
McHenry, IL

McHenry Public Library
809 Front St
815-385-0036

North Parking Lot, Entrance B


Oct 19 - 20
  • Sat 9-5, Sun noon-4
  • Preview: Thu prior for Friends who have joined before Sept 30. You may not join at the 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.


May
  • Sat 9-5, Sun noon-4
  • Preview: Thu prior 6-9pm, Friends; must join by April 30 - may NOT join at door
  • 20,000 books; 90% donated; 40% hardcover; sorted; not 'picked over'; paperbacks .50; hardcovers $1; trade pb $1; children's .25
  • $10 charge to use scanners


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; June
  • Sat 9-3
  • 800 books; 90% donated; 40% hardcover; sorted


Ongoing
  • Mon-Thu 9-8, Fri, Sat 9-5
  • Table of books and mags.
Mokena, IL

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

Jan; 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



Oct 25 - 26
  • Fri noon-5, Sat 9-2
  • 8,000 books; 80% donated; 60% hardcover; sorted; no buyer restrictions; paperbacks .25; hardcovers .50
  • Overflow Book Sale. The Friends run a retail store with newer books and magazines. Anything beyond 2 years is considered Overflow and placed in the sale.
  • Friends raffle ($1/ticket)


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

Odell Public Library
307 S Madison St.
815-772-7323

Nov 2; Nov 7
  • Sat 9-2
  • 5,000 books; 100% donated; 70% hardcover; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; .50-$1
Morton Grove, IL

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

Ongoing

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Mount Prospect, IL


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



Oct 18 - 20
  • Friends of Mount Prospect Public Library present another giant sale!
  • 35,000 Books!
    • 90% donated; 60% hardcover
  • Plus:  CDs, DVDs, records, books on CD/tape, games and puzzles!
  • In October we will be featuring Award Winning books.
  • All CDs, DVDs, books on CD will be "buy one, get one free" in the Better Book Room.
  • All books over $0.25: Nonfiction books are categorized. Fiction books are categorized and alphabetized.
  • Friends Preview Sale October 18
    • Friday, 6:30-9:30pm
    • Not a member yet? Join the Friends at the door for $5/yr and attend the Friday Sale
  • General Public Sale October 19 and 20
    • Saturday, 9am to 4:30pm
    • Sunday, noon to 4pm
  • Great Prices
    • Books .25-$10 (Rare/autographed higher)
    • DVD's now $2 each
  • Books were not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions.
  • Scanners welcome
  • Handcarts available
  • Credit cards accepted. (There is a $2 convenience fee for purchase under $100, $5 fee for purchase over $100.)
  • Ample free parking.
  • For more information contact: fofmppl@gmail.com
  • Next: December 14 Holiday Sale!
Mundelein, IL

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

Nov 9 - 10; Dec 14 - 15; Jan 11 - 12, 2020; Feb 8 - 9, 2020; March 14 - 15, 2020; April 11 - 12, 2020; May 9 - 10, 2020; June 13 - 14, 2020; July 11 - 12, 2020
  • 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
  • 10-4:30
Naperville, IL


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


June
  • Watch this spot for details on 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 21 - 23, 2020
  • 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

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Normal, IL


Books To Benefit
360 Wylie Dr, Suite 700
309-531-8320

Crossroads Center, former outlet mall down from Marcus Wehrenberg Theater


Nov 7 - 10
  • BOOKS TO BENEFIT SEMIANNUAL BOOK SALE to support literacy
  • Presenting 20,000 BOOKS at BARGAIN PRICES!
  • Preview
    • Thursday, November 7, from 5 pm to 8 pm
    • $5.00 fee per person
    • Doors open promptly at 5 pm
  • Regular Sale – free admission
    • Friday, November 8, from 10 am to 7 pm
    • Saturday, November 9, from 10 am to 4 pm
  • $5 Book Lover’s Bag Sale
    • Sunday, November 10 from noon to 4 pm
    • Sunday, November 17 from 10 am to 12:30 pm
    • We supply the bags
  • Most hardcover books are $2; most paperbacks are $.50; most comic books $1; most graphic novels $2
    • 100% donated; 40% hardcover; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions
    • Over 50 categories of nonfiction books tabled and alphabetized by subject
    • Walls lined with shelved fiction, organized by genre and alphabetized by author and title
      • Includes mysteries, science fiction, popular authors and romance
    • Comic books include eclectic mix of mostly 1980s to the present, some Marvel and DC, many independent publishers
    • Vintage - novels, first editions, history, presidential biographies, children’s, book sets of classic authors and “oddities”
      • Collection of Vintage books made into classic movies
    • Children’s books sorted and organized by classroom teacher
    • Special Collection room, books of special value, rare, special pricing
  • Also CD's, DVD's, and audio books
  • Proceeds of the sale support STAR Adult Literacy and YouthBuild McLean County’s literacy programs
  • THE SALE IS CONSTANTLY RESTOCKED UNTIL ALL AVAILABLE ITEMS ARE ON THE SALE FLOOR.
  • For information call (309) 531-8320, email books2benefitBloomington@gmail.com or visit www.books2benefit.com
  • Visit us on Facebook at www.facebook.com/books2benefitBloomington/ to see some of our featured books
  • Friday, Saturday and Sunday (November 8-10) bake sale to support Heartland Community College Books to Benefit textbook scholarship
  • Credit cards accepted. ($1 convenience fee for each credit card transaction)
  • 2020 sale dates:
    • June
    • November
Normal, IL

Normal Public Library
206 W College Ave
309-452-1757



March
  • Sat 8-4, Sun 1-4, Mon 9am-7pm
  • Preview: Fri 4:30-7pm, $5 (12 and under free with paying guardian)
  • 14,500 books; 90% donated; 50% hardcover; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; paperbacks $1; hardcovers $2; trade pb $1; children's same as adults; A/V $2; Sun $5/bag, Mon free day
North Aurora, IL

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



Ongoing
  • Library hours
  • 100% donated; 70% hardcover; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; .50-$1
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 details on 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
O'Fallon, IL

O'Fallon Public Library
120 Civic Plaza
618-632-3783

Oct 17 - 20
  • Thu 9-8, Fri 9-5, Sat 9-4, Sun 1-5
  • Thousands of books; 80% donated; 70% hardcover; sorted; no buyer restrictions; $1-$5
  • Books removed to sell online
  • 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
Ottawa, IL

AAUW
Riverfest

July 29 - 30, 2020
  • Wed 7-7, Thu 7-4

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Palatine, IL


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

Oct 18 - 20
  • Presented by Palatine Friends of the Library
  • MORE THAN 15,000 ITEMS!
    • 99% donated.
    • Sorted into many categories
  • Books! A/V! and more!
  • And special featured items!
  • Great prices!!
    • Paperbacks $.50, softcover $1.00, hardcover $1.50, children's $.25, CD's $1.50
    • Sunday is Half Price Day
    • Cash or check. No credit cards.
  • October 18 to 20, 2019
    • Friday 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm
      • $5.00 entry fee
      • Friends members free
    • Saturday 9:30 am to 3:00 pm
      • Free admission
    • Sunday 12:30 pm to 3:00 pm
      • Free admission
      • Bargain Day. All items are half price!
  • Only books in good condition go into our sales
  • THE SALE IS CONSTANTLY RESTOCKED UNTIL ALL AVAILABLE ITEMS ARE ON THE SALE FLOOR.
  • Most paperback romances will not be put out until Saturday.
  • Guidelines for sale days:
    • Strollers cannot be accomodated in the sale rooms.
    • Books set aside must be purchased. 
    • Electronic devices are not allowed.
  • DON'T MISS THIS WELL-ORGANIZED, WELL-RUN SALE!!
  • The Friends have been a library affiliate for more than 60 years. They provide furnishings, materials, and equipment through fundraising events like used book sales.
Palos Heights, IL

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

Dec
  • Sat 9-1:15
  • 200 books; 90% donated; 90% hardcover; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; $5 each
  • Christmastime in Palos - held in library: food, entertainment, silent book auction


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


Nov 9 - 10; May 2 - 3, 2020
  • 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'; .50-$6; Sun half price
  • No cell phones or electronics
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
Plano, IL

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

April
  • Fri 10-6, Sat 10-4, Mon-Thu 10-8, Fri 10-6, Sat 10-4
  • 3,000 books; 70% donated; 70% hardcover; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; paperbacks .50; hardcovers $1; DVD $1, last week (Sat-Sat): $4/bag. VHS & audiocassettes free throughout the sale
  • Credit cards accepted
Princeton, IL

Princeton Public Library
698 E Peru St
815-875-1331

Nov 7 - 9
  • Preview: Thu 10-8, Fri 10-5, Sat 10-2
  • 9,000 books; 100% donated; 70% hardcover; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; .50 & up
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 25, 2020
  • Sat 8-4
  • 7,000+ books
Red Bud, IL

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

May 1 - 16, 2020
  • 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
Rock Island, IL

Friends Bookstore
30/31 Branch Library
3059 30th St
309-732-7303

Bookstore
  • Open during library hours
Rockford, IL

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

Nov 9
  • Sat 9-4
  • 3,000 books; 100% donated; 70% hardcover; sorted; no buyer restrictions; .25 each


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

Nov 14 - 17
  • Fri 9-8:30, Sat 9-4:30, Sun 1-4
  • Preview: Thu 6:30-8:30pm, $5 fee
  • 9,000 books; 65% donated; 75% hardcover; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; paperbacks .50; hardcovers $1; CD's $1, DVD's $2, VHS, cassettes .25


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 9:30-4, Sun 1-4
  • 2,000 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
Schaumburg, IL

Schaumburg Twp District Library
130 S. Roselle Rd

Nov 9; Jan 11, 2020; March 14, 2020; May 9, 2020; July 11, 2020
  • Sat 9-2
  • 4,000 books; 60% donated; 90% hardcover; paperbacks .50; hardcovers $1
Springfield, IL

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



Jan
  • 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
  • Preview: Fri 4-6pm, Friends; join at door $10 and up
  • 90% donated; 50% hardcover; sorted; no buyer restrictions; paperbacks .50; hardcovers $2; trade pb $1; children's .50
Sterling, IL

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

April
  • Sat 8-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

Nov 1; Nov 16; Dec 6; Dec 21; Jan 3, 2020; Jan 18, 2020; Feb 7, 2020; Feb 15, 2020; March 6, 2020; March 21, 2020; April 3, 2020; April 18, 2020; May 1, 2020; May 16, 2020; June 5, 2020; June 20, 2020; July 3, 2020; July 18, 2020
  • 9-noon
  • 3,000 books; 90% donated; 40% hardcover; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; .10-$2
Union, IL

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

July 12, 2020
  • 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



Nov; April
  • Fri, Sat 9-5:30, Sun 1-4:30, Mon 9-1
  • 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; 90% donated; 50% hardcover; sorted; plus CDs, DVDs, books on CD; Most $1 or less; some newer books in Friends Sun: Half Price, Mon 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.)


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

UC Books 2 Prisoners
Independent Media Center
202 S Broadway
217-708-4608

April
  • Sat 10-5
  • 7,500 - 10,000 books; 85% donated; 30% hardcover; sorted; no buyer restrictions; paperbacks .50; hardcovers $2; trade pb $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
  • Watch this spot for the next great sale!


Bookstore
  • Library hours
  • Paperbacks .50; hardcovers $1; children's 2/.25
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

Oct 26
  • Sat 8-1
  • 5,000 books; 75% donated; 80% hardcover; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions
  • Bake sale


April
  • Sat 8-1, Sun 11-1
  • Preview: Fri 6-8pm, Friends; join at door
  • 5,000 books; 75% donated; 80% hardcover; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions
  • Bake sale
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-noon
  • Preview: Fri 10-noon, 25% markup
  • 10,000 books; 100% donated; 75% hardcover; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; paperbacks .50; hardcovers $2-$5
  • Rummage sale
Winnetka, IL

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

Oct
  • Sat 8-2
  • "Thousands" of books; plus CDs, DVDs records
  • Rummage sale


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

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

April 30 - May 2, 2020
  • Thu 5-8pm, Fri, Sat 9:30-5
  • 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 Judd St
815-338-0542

Bookstore
  • Mon-Thu 9-9, Fri 9-6, Sat 9-5, Sun 1-4
  • 30,000 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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Indianapolis, IN



Indianapolis Public Library Foundation
Library Service Center
2450 N Meridian St.
317-275-4044




Nov 8 - 16
  • Over 40,000 Books, CDs. DVDs, etc.
    • Sorted into categories for easy shopping
    • 60% donated
  • Dealers welcome with tab table for large purchases
  • Great Prices:
    • Most Most Books $.25 - $4.00
    • DVDs $2/disc CDs $1/disc LPs $1/disc
  • Plus, Miriam's Corner (the really good stuff) where items are individually priced
  • Visa/MasterCard accepted
  • Friends Night
    • Friday, November 8: 5:30 pm to 7:30 pm
      • Not a member yet? Memberships will be available at the door.
  • Open to the Public
    • Saturday, November 9: 10:00 am to 4:00 pm
      • (closed Sun-Wed)
    • Thursday, November 14: 12:00 pm to 7:00 pm
    • Friday, November 15: 12:00 pm to 7:00 pm
      • Half Price Day
    • Saturday, November 16 : 10:00 am to 4:00 pm
      • $7 Bag Day
  • IndyPLFndtn
  • Twitter: @IndyPL_Fndtn
  • All proceeds support the Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.

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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 6 - 9
  • Friends of the Vigo County Public Library
  • ANNUAL HOLIDAY SALE
  • December 6: Members only Preview 6pm - 8:30pm
    • Doors open at 6pm for a short membership meeting at 6:15 p.m., sale begins directly after meeting
    • Memberships available at the door
  • Great Bargains 50 cents and up!
    • Adult & Children's Fiction & Non-Fiction
    • Gift Items
    • Hardcover & Paperback
    • Large Print
    • Audiotapes & Audiobooks
    • VHS, DVDs, CDs, & LPs
    • Games & Puzzles
  • December 7 to 9, 2019 Open to the Public
    • Saturday, 9am to 4pm
    • Sunday, 1pm to 4pm
    • Monday, 9am to 2pm
      • Selected items 50% off on Monday
  • Sale items have not been picked over; no buyer restrictions.
  • They are a combination of library discards and donations from the public.
  • We accept CASH, PERSONAL CHECK, & ALL MAJOR CREDIT CARDS
  • Many popular titles and authors, bestsellers, books in series, etc. - something for everyone!

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Lexington, KY


Lexington Public Library
Friends Book Cellar
140 East Main Street
859-231-5505



Oct 16 - 20
  • Friends of the Lexington Public Library
  • 2019 Book Sale October 16th to 20th
  • All books $1 or less
  • Music & Movies $2 or less
  • Wednesday: Friends Day 10am-6pm 
    • Friends members only. Memberships will be available at the door!
  • Thursday:10am-5pm
  • Friday: 10am-5pm
  • Saturday: 10am-5pm
    • Saturday, Fill a Bag for $5 (bags provided)
  • Sunday:1-5pm
    • Sunday, Fill a Bag for $3 (bags provided)
  • Location: Friends Book Cellar
  • 140 E Main Street (lower Level)
  • 2 hours free parking in Library garage
  • www.lexpublib.org/friends-book-sale

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Baton Rouge, LA


Friends of the LSU Libraries Book Bazaar
(LSU Mini-Farm and Nelson Memorial Buildings)
225-578-5925



March 5 - 7, 2020

Watch this spot for more details on the next Book Bazaar!

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Clinton Township, MI

100,000 Books!
Clinton-Macomb Public Library
40900 Romeo Plank Rd.
586-226-5004



Oct 16 - 20
  • Friends of CMPL FALL BOOK SALE!
  • 100,000 Books!
    • 85% donated; 40% hardcover
    • Sorted into categories for easy shopping!
    • Scanners allowed
  • October 16 to 20, 2019
  • Friends Preview: Wednesday, October 16th - 5:30pm to 8:30pm
    • Not a member yet? Join at the door! Individual $15, Seniors & students $10, Family $25
  • Regular Hours
    • Thursday, October 17th - noon to 8:00 pm
    • Friday, October 18th - 9:30am to 5:00 pm
      • Show your current membership for 20% off
    • Saturday, October 19th - 9:30am to 5:00 pm
      • Half off everything
    • Sunday, October 20th - 12:15 to 3:00 pm (Bag Day!)
  • Great Prices: $0.25 to $6+, Children's room - $1.00 per stacked inch
    • Sunday is Bag Day: Get a bag of books for just $5.00
    • Separate large rooms for Children's book, audio visual materials and quality priced items
  • Cash and credit cards accepted
  • Teachers with valid ID get 50% off in the children's room every day
  • Some books (5% or fewer) have been for sale in Book Nook and online
  • No strollers or carts are allowed in the book sale rooms
  • Watch for the next great sale, April 2020!

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Detroit, MI


Detroit Festival of Books!
Eastern Market
Shed 3
2934 Russell Street

Detroit Book Festival




July 19, 2020
  • 4th annual Detroit Festival of Books! (aka: Detroit Bookfest)
  • Sunday, July 19, 2020
    • 10am-4pm
  • FREE entry!
  • Detroit Festival of Books (aka: Detroit Bookfest) will take place inside Shed 3
    • This is the main and largest shed at Eastern Market in Downtown Detroit
  • The book festival will feature over 100 vendors from all over the USA & Canada, selling BOOKS:
    • Used
    • Rare
    • Antiquarian
    • Unusual
    • Ephemera
    • Authors - and more
  • ALSO:
    • Vinyl records
    • Comic books
    • Creative arts
    • Vintage board games -  and more!
  • Food, beer and funk music!
  • Questions? books@detroitbookfest.com
  • Bookfest Home Page
  • Facebook event page

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Lansing, MI


Michigan Antiquarian Book & Paper Show
Same location as last year
Causeway Bay Hotel and Conference Center
6820 South Cedar St.
517-332-0112




Oct 20
  • 70th Michigan Antiquarian Book & Paper Show
  • The Midwest's Largest Book & Paper Show!!
  • Sunday October 20, 2019
    • 9:30am to 5:00pm
    • Admission is $5, children 13 and under free.
  • Averaging over 70 dealers from the midwest and around the country offering MORE THAN A MILLION ITEMS FOR SALE!
    First Editions
    Autographs
    Illustrated Books
    Maps
    Science Fiction
    Sheet Music
    Sports Programs
    Children's Books
    Michigan History
    Travel
    Vintage Magazines
    Civil War
    Rare Books
    Americana
    Photographs
    Fine Bindings
    Mysteries
    Ephemera
    Literature
    Cookbooks
    Ads
    Postcards
    Art
    Private Press
    Trade Cards
    Sciences
    Film
    Prints & Posters
  • Questions? Email mmabda@curiousbooks.com or call 517-332-0112.
  • Presented by Mid-Michigan Antiquarian Book Dealers Association
  • For directions and a map visit us at curiousbooks.com/shows.html

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Livonia, MI


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

April 26 - May 3, 2020

Watch this spot for the next BOOKSTOCK

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St. Joseph, MO

Big Fall Sale!
Friends of the St. Joseph Public Library
at East Hills Shopping Center
3702 Frederick Avenue
816-236-2107



Oct 17 - 21
  • Friends of the St. Joseph (MO) Public Library
  • ANNUAL FALL BOOK SALE
  • Over 10,000 items!
    • 50% donated, 50% weeded from library shelves
  • Books! DVDs! CDs!
  • Sorted into 35 categories
  • Thursday, October 17 through Monday, October 21, 2019
  • Friends ONLY Preview Sale:
    • Thursday, October 17, 2 pm to 3 pm
    • Not a Friend yet? Join at the door.
  • Sale Hours:
    • Thursday, 3 pm to 9 pm
    • Friday and Saturday, 9 am to 9 pm
    • Sunday, Noon to 5 pm
      • Sun: HALF PRICE DAY!
    • Monday, 9 am to 8 pm
      • Mon: BAG AND BOX DAY!
  • Great Prices!
    • $2 Hardcover books, DVDs, CDs
    • $1 Paperback books, VHS
    • Monday: Bag and Box Day. Anything in a bag for $3; anything in a box for $6.
  • We accept payment by cash, check or credit cards

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Walnut Grove, MO


Swell Swap Books
208 E. Valley View Drive

Nov 8 - 9
  • BOOK and MEDIA SALE!
  • Everyone gets a Free Book just for coming!
  • One of the largest media sales in Southwest Missouri happens the second weekend of each month.
  • November 8 and 9
    • Friday and Saturday 9 AM to 5 PM
  • Swell Swap Books is having a monthly book/media liquidation sale.
  • Tens of thousands of books, CDs, DVDs, VHS tapes, and Vinyl Records will be for sale.
  • Books and media will be for sale for $1 each, unless otherwise marked.
  • What you can find at the sale!
    • Educational kits, science kits, math manipulatives, and teaching supplies.
    • Thousands of kids' and educational books!
    • Thousands of fiction books by popular authors, both hardcover and paperback!
    • Thousands of biographies, crafts, cookbooks, and many others.
    • Classics, vintage books, and some weird stuff.
    • Tons (literally) of children's books.
  • If you have books to swap, we will give you generous credit at our liquidation sale.
    • Bring your books to swap!
  • Please go to the Swell Swap Books Facebook page to see: More Information! Videos! Contests!
  • If you have questions, please leave them on the Facebook page!
  • Everyone who comes will be able to pick a FREE book of your choice.
  • Next Sale: December!

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Dayton, OH


Ohio's Biggest
Book Fair Foundation, Inc.
49th Annual Dayton Book Fair
at the New Montgomery County Fairgrounds
645 Infirmary Road
937-999-4491

(Just off US 35)



Nov 8 - 11
  • Dayton Book Fair is delighted to announce our 49th Annual Sale, the largest sale of used books in Ohio
  • 250,000 BOOKS!
  • Plus:
    • Records, movies, CDs
    • Games and puzzles
    • Tag sale section
    • A carefully curated collectible section
    • Silent Auction on Saturday
  • Friday, November 8, 9:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m.
    • $10.00 admission (per customer)
    • Pre-order your admission wristband at daytonbookfair.com.
  • Saturday, November 9, 9:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m.
    • FREE admission
    • Special discounts after 5:00 p.m.
    • Silent auction for rare and antique books through 6:00 p.m. 
  • Sunday, November 10, 9:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m.
    • FREE admission
    • Bag Sale: $7.50 per bag (sales tax included)
  • Monday, November 11, 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 noon
    • Clean Sweep: Monday only $1 admission 
    • Bring your own boxes from home and take all the books you want for FREE!
  • NEW CLIMATE CONTROLLED BUILDING!
  • Shopping carts available
  • FREE parking each day of the sale
  • For more info www.daytonbookfair.com or find us on Facebook http://www.facebook.com/daytonbookfair
  • Proceeds benefit three local non-profits chosen each year
  • We accept all forms of payment except livestock

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Stratford, ON

Book Sale!!
PF Solutions (United Way Perth-Huron)
at Factory 163
163 King Street
519-271-2978



Oct 26
  • Stratford Used Book Sale
  • Presenting MORE THAN 10,000 DONATED BOOKS!
    • The collection is separated into genre for easy shopping
    • The majority are in excellent condition
  • THE RANGE, QUALITY and QUANTITY are AMAZING!
  • Saturday, October 26th, 2019
    • 10am - 4pm
  • ALL BOOKS ARE $1.00!!!
  • Held at Factory 163
    • 163 King Street
    • Stratford, Ontario, Canada
    • N5A 4S2
  • Call 519.271.2978 for details or email info@pf-solutions.ca
  • Proceeds goes to skill training for those facing barriers to employment.
  • This is the 6th year of the booksale. It's always incredibly busy. Don't miss out!!
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Fond du Lac, WI

59th Annual Sale
Fond du Lac Branch of AAUW
at Fond du Lac County Fairgrounds
Fond du Lac Ave ( old 45)

Held in RECREATION BUILDING


March 19 - 22, 2020
  • 30,000 BOOKS!
  • More than 200 tables full - plus more books underneath!
  • At least 14 tables of Children's books!
  • Sorted into 50 Categories!
  • 60% Hardcover
  • Plenty of elbow room for convenient shopping!
  • Great Prices
    • Regular selections .50-$3
    • Collectible, fine gift books higher
    • Saturday: Half Price Day; Sunday: Box Sale
  • More Items for Sale:
    • Records
    • DVD
    • Toys and Games
    • Puzzles
  • Premier Night March 19
    • Thursday 5 pm to 8 pm
    • $5.00 admission
  • General Sale March 20 to 22, Free admission
    • Friday 9 am to 8 pm
    • Saturday 9 am to 5 pm (Half price)
    • Sunday 9 am to 2 pm (Box sale)
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  • Do not miss this wonderful sale!



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