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October, 2022
9/23-10/8Crystal Lake
6-10Des Moines, IABig Sale
6-8Watseka
6Winnetka
7-9Hampshire
7-11Indianapolis, INExceptional
7Troy
7-8Upland, IN$1 Book Sale
8AltonBig Sale
8-9Anna
8-10Chicago (Hyde Park)
8Lansing
8Marengo
8Urbana
9Lansing, MIBooks and Paper
10Oglesby
12-16Clinton Township, MIBig Sale
13-15Jerseyville
13-15Oak BrookExceptional
13-17St. Joseph, MOBig Fall Sale!
14-16Cary
14-15Collinsville
14-29Lexington, KYBig Sale
14-16PalatineExceptional
15-17Glencoe
15-16McHenry
15Troy
16Edwardsville
20-23Golden, COMega Sale!
21-23Lemont
21-22Northbrook
22-26Gainesville, FLBig Sale
22-23Mount ProspectBig Sale
22-23Park Ridge
23Ann Arbor, MIBook Fair
29-30Arlington Heights
29Chesterfield, MISpecial
?Cherry Valley
?DeKalb
?East Dundee
?Galesburg
?Gillespie
?Lisle
?Mattoon
?Palos Park
?Peoria
?Roselle
?Washington
?Winnetka
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Addison, IL
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Roselle
Round Lake
Salem
Stickney
Urbana
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Westchester
Zion

Future Sales

November, 2022
1Jerseyville
2-4Chicago
3-6AlgonquinExceptional
3-5Clinton, ARLOTS OF BOOKS!
3-5Freeport
4-5EdwardsvilleBig Sale
4Troy
5Alton
5Colfax
5Louisville, KYBig Sale
5Morrison
5-6Western Springs
8-10Green Bay, WIBig Fall Sale!
10-12Princeton
11-12Carbondale
11-12Collinsville
12Batavia
12Glen Ellyn
12Lansing
17-20Rolling MeadowsFriendly Sale
18-19Elgin
19Mount ProspectHoliday Sale
19Troy
25Glen Ellyn
26Effingham
?Johnsburg
?Urbana

December, 2022
2Troy
3Alton
3Colfax
3-5Herrin
9-10Collinsville
10Batavia
10Lansing
13Jerseyville
17Troy
?Geneva

January, 2023
6Troy
7Alton
7Colfax
10Jerseyville
13-14Collinsville
14Batavia
14Lansing
21Troy
27-28Crystal Lake
?Glen Ellyn
?Springfield
?Wheeling

February, 2023
3Troy
4Alton
4Colfax
4-6Herrin
10-11Collinsville
11Batavia
11Lansing
14Jerseyville
18Troy
25-26Kennett Square, PA50,000+ Books!
?Anna
?Breese
?Glencoe
?Highland Park
?Marengo
?Marine
?Midlothian

March, 2023
3Troy
4Alton
4Colfax
10-11Collinsville
11Batavia
11Lansing
14Jerseyville
16-19Fond du Lac, WI2023 Annual Sale!
18Troy
?Bloomingdale
?Carbondale
?East Dundee
?Fairview Heights
?Glen Ellyn

April, 2023
1Alton
1Colfax
1-3Herrin
5-8BellevilleBig Sale
7Troy
8Batavia
8Lansing
11Jerseyville
14-15Collinsville
15Troy
?Belvidere
?Charleston
?Chicago (Blackstone)
?DeKalb
?Des Plaines
?Evergreen Park
?Mascoutah
?North Riverside
?Oak Brook
?Plano
?Saint Charles
?Sterling
?Urbana
?Washington
?Western Springs

May, 2023
4-6Wood River
5-20Red Bud
5Troy
6Alton
6Colfax
6-7Park Ridge
9Jerseyville
12-13Collinsville
13Batavia
13Lansing
20Troy
?Charleston
?Cherry Valley
?Galesburg
?Glen Ellyn
?Lisle
?Marine
?McHenry
?Winnetka

June, 2023
1-3Granite City
2Troy
3Alton
3Colfax
3-5Herrin
9-10Collinsville
10Lansing
13Jerseyville
17Troy
23-24Macomb
?Anna
?Bensenville
?Chicago
?Downers Grove
?Effingham
?Geneva
?Glen Ellyn
?Glencoe
?Johnsburg
?Midlothian
?Naperville
?Springfield
?Winnetka

July, 2023
1Alton
1Colfax
7Troy
8Batavia
8Lansing
9Union
11Jerseyville
14-15Collinsville
15Troy
27-30Chicago
?Bourbonnais
?Chicago
?Glen Ellyn
?Mount Prospect

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Clinton, AR


LOTS OF BOOKS!
Friends of the Library
Van Buren County Library
289 Factory Road
501-745-2100


Nov 3 - 5
  • Winter Is Coming Book Sale
  • Dates/Time
  • November 3 to 5
    • Thursday, Friday and Saturday
    •  9am - 5pm each day
  • OVER 2000 BOOKS (Something for everyone!)
    • COFFEE TABLE
    • LARGE PRINT ADULT FICTION and NON-FICTION
    • CHILDREN'S BOOKS
    • AUDIOBOOKS (CD'S), DVD'S
  • Contact us at: 501-745-2100
  • vbcpl0215@gmail.com
  • Clinton.fcl.org

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Golden, CO

Mega Sale!
Jefferson County Library Foundation
Whale of a Sale
at Jefferson County Fairgrounds
15200 W. 6th Avenue
303-403-5075




Oct 20 - 23
  • Friends of the Jefferson County Public Library's Annual
  • 2022 FALL WHALE OF A USED BOOK SALE!
  • Approximately 90,000 ITEMS!
    • 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!
  • Great Prices generally range from 50 cents to $3
  • Bert's Weathered & Treasured - hundreds of vintage and better books, all individually priced
  • Scanners are welcome!
  • October 20
    • Preview Night
    • 6PM – 8PM
    • Current Friends of JCPL Members Only (No Admission Charge)
  • October 21
    • Early Bird Plus All Day Friday 8AM – 5PM
    • $10 (under 18 years old free) 
    • All Day Ticket 9AM – 5PM
    • $5 (under 18 years old free)
  • October 22
    • (1/2 off all items* for Friends of JCPL members, Jeffco Employees and Teachers | ID Required)
    • All Day Ticket 9AM – 5PM $5 (under 18 years old free)
  • October 23
    • (Bag Day – a bag of books starting at $8 all day)
    • All Day Ticket 11AM – 3PM
    • $5 (under 18 years old free)
  • 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)
  • Proceeds benefit children's and teen literacy programs funded by the Jefferson County Library Foundation. http://jeffcolibraryfoundation.org
  • For decades, the Friends have been advocates, volunteers, and supporters of JCPL. Our members believe that our Library is the heart of our community and that each Friend “multiplies the good” work of the Library. We raise more than $100,000 annually in support of JCPL through our Whale of a Used Book Sales, and Whale’s Tale/Baby Whale bookstores.

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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 Truist Bank)

Oct 22 - 26
  • FRIENDS OF THE LIBRARY FALL BOOK SALE
    • Celebrating Our 68th Year 1954-2022
  • Over Half a Million Gently Use ITEMS - More than 60 Categories!
    • Books
    • Comics
    • Manga
    • Artwork
    • Academic texts
    • Posters
    • Magazines
    • Puzzles, Games (board and computer)
    • Movies, CDs, Vinyl records
    • Sheet music, Music scores, URTexts
    •  - and much more! All donated by our local community
  • October 22 to 26, 2022
    • Saturday, 9 am to 6 pm
    • Sunday, Noon to 6 pm
    • Monday, Noon to 6 pm
    • Tuesday, Noon to 6 pm, 1/2 price day
    • Wednesday, Noon to 6pm, 10 cent day
  • 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
    • We accept cash, checks, credit cards, Apple Pay and Google Pay.
  • 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.
    • Collector's Corner is open the first four days of the sale, Saturday to Tuesday.
  • HUGE Children and Young Adult sections
  • Expanded indoor area with a separate entrance for Art/Architecture, Comics/Manga, and Puzzles/Games. Occupancy in these areas and in Collector's Corner will be limited.
  • 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!
  • We will follow the most current CDC guidelines at the time. We recommend masks and social distancing.. On busy days shoppers may have to wait in line until others first leave the building.
  • We encourage shoppers to bring your own bags and boxes for purchases.
  • Check our website HERE for Book Sale Procedures
  • FOL website https://folacld.org and social media facebook.com/FOLACLD and twitter.com/FOLACLD
  • All profits are used for the Alachua County Library District and community literacy projects.

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Des Moines, IA


PLANNED PARENTHOOD BOOK SALE
4-H Building at the Iowa State Fairgrounds
3000 East Grand Avenue
booksale@ppncs.org
515-235-0414

Planned Parenthood Sale



Oct 6 - 10
  • PLANNED PARENTHOOD BOOK SALE
  • October 6 to 10, 2022
  • Select from THOUSANDS of used and rare items
    • Collectible Books
    • Records, CDs, DVDs
    • Games, Puzzles
    • Artwork
  • Sale includes over 200,000 books featuring completely new inventory!
  • OPENING NIGHT Admission: $20 | All Other Days: FREE
  • BOOK SALE HOURS
    • Thursday: 3 – 9 p.m.
    • Friday: 9 a.m. – 9 p.m.
    • Saturday: 9 a.m. – 6 p.m.
    • Sunday: 9 a.m. – 6 p.m.
    • Monday: 9 a.m. – 6 p.m.
  • Credit cards accepted
  • Questions? Contact booksale@ppncs.org or 515.235.0414. 
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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)



Bookstore
  • 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

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Algonquin, IL


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

Nov 3 - 6
  • November 2022 Book Sale!
  • More Than 30,000 Items
    • 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, DVDs .50, books on CD $1
  • Books are NOT picked over!
  • 50% Library discards, 50% donations.
  • Special categories will be featured for this sale
  • Large FICTION section in alpha order
  • Many unusual special books!
  • SERIOUS BUYERS PREVIEW SALE
    • Thursday November 3, 4 pm to 7 pm
    • $10 Admission charge
    • Adults only please
  • REGULAR SALE HOURS - FREE ADMISSION
    • Friday November  4, 3 pm to 7 pm
    • Saturday November  5, 10 am to 1 pm
    • Sunday November  6, 1 pm to 4 pm
  • All payments CASH or CHECK only!
  • In these uncertain times, check back closer to the sale for possible changes
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 (Mon. mornings only)

(Corner of 4th & State Sts)


Nov 5; Dec 3; Jan 7, 2023; Feb 4, 2023; March 4, 2023; April 1, 2023; May 6, 2023; June 3, 2023; July 1, 2023
  • Sat 9-noon
  • 15,000 books; 75% donated; 50% hardcover; no buyer restrictions; .25-.50
  • Respect Social Distancing, Masks encouraged


Ongoing
  • Every Monday 9:30-11:30 (except holidays), and first Saturday of every month 9-noon
  • 15,000 books; 75% donated; 50% hardcover; .25-.50
  • Respect Social Distancing, Masks encouraged

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Alton, IL


Buyback Express
711 Belle Street

Oct 8
  • In business since 2004, Buyback Express has bought and sold almost one million books!
  • Our FIRST EVER PUBLIC SALE is Saturday, October 8th at 9am!
  • We're clearing out our shelves at BARGAIN PRICES!
    • Most books $1-$2
    • Premium Books & Textbooks that sell online for $50 as low as $7
  • Prices given at counter
  • THOUSANDS OF DVDs & CDs, TOO! EVERY CATEGORY!
  • Come for the books, stay for the Flea Market in the same building!
  • Dealers welcome, but there are rules (must note what shelf your item came from).
Anna, IL


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


Oct 8 - 9; Feb; June
  • Sat 8-2, Sun 1-3
  • Preview: Fri 4-6pm, Friends; join at door $5
  • 2,000 books; 100% donated; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; paperbacks .50; hardcovers $1; Sun $5/bag (bags provided)
Arlington Heights, IL

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



Oct 29 - 30

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



Nov 12; Dec 10; Jan 14, 2023; Feb 11, 2023; March 11, 2023; April 8, 2023; May 13, 2023; July 8, 2023
  • 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


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 5 - 8, 2023
  • Memorial Hospital Auxiliary 64th BOOK BAZAAR!
  • 60,000 BOOKS!
    • 100% DONATED
  • Books: fiction, nonfiction, children's, cookbooks, 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 5 thru April 8
    • Wednesday, April 5, 9am - 7pm
      • Preview Day Admission $5
    • Thursday, April 6, 9am-7pm
      • Free Admission
      • $5 off sales over $25
      • $10 off sales over $50
      • $15 off sales over $75
      • $25 off sales over $100
    • Friday, April 7, 9am-7pm
      • Free Admission
      • Half Price Books
    • Saturday, April 8, 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
  • Dealer Friendly
    • No buyer restrictions
    • Separate dealer storage and checkout area.
  • Credit cards accepted. drivers license required
  • For Information Contact Memorial Hospital Auxiliary at: memauxiliary@bjc.org or 618-257-5545
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
  • Sat 9-1
  • 2,000 books; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; .25-$1
  • Limited selection of flowers and vegetable plants and houseplants available for purchase.
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 10-2
  • Preview: Thu 10-11am, $6 fee; 11-8pm, $3 fee
  • 25,000 books; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; Fri 3pm half price, Sat half-price; Sat 2-4: $3/bag, 4-5: free
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 11 - 12; March
  • Sat 8-3, Sun 1-4
  • 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

Oct 14 - 16
  • 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. Cash and checks only
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 10-5:30, Sat 10-1:30
  • Sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; hardcover, audio books, DVDs, puzzles, games $1; 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; 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 Sat half-price, final Sun $2/bag
Chicago, IL

The Newberry Library
60 W. Walton St.
312-255-3581

July 27 - 30, 2023
  • Fri-Sun 10-6
  • 120,000 books; 100% donated; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; Most $3
  • No visitor parking lot; limited parking on area streets (restrictions apply, so read signs. Garage parking in neighborhood.
Chicago, IL

Norwood Park Historical Society
5624 N Newark Ave.
312-513-2227

July
  • Sat 8-3
  • 2,000 books; 100% donated; 75% hardcover; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; $1-$10
  • Credit cards accepted
  • Yard sale
Chicago, IL

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

Nov 2 - 4
  • Wed, Thu 8am-10:45pm, Fri 8-6
  • 3,000+ books; 100% donated; 40% hardcover; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; All books $1
  • Cash, checks, PayPal or Zelle
  • Free parking on west side of St. Louis Avenue, and along Bryn Mawr, btwn St. Louis and Pulaski. Paid Parking also available.
Chicago, IL

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

Easy Access via CTA and Free Parking


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 (Hyde Park), IL

Hyde Park-Kenwood Community Conference
1526 E. 55th St
(55th Street just west of Lake Park Ave - near Univ. of Chicago)

Oct 8 - 10
  • Sat, Sun 9-5, Mon 9-2
  • 40,000+ books; 100% donated; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; plus AV materials; Mon $4/bag, $5/box
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 5; Dec 3; Jan 7, 2023; Feb 4, 2023; March 4, 2023; April 1, 2023; May 6, 2023; June 3, 2023; July 1, 2023
  • 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



Oct 14 - 15; Nov 11 - 12; Dec 9 - 10; Jan 13 - 14, 2023; Feb 10 - 11, 2023; March 10 - 11, 2023; April 14 - 15, 2023; May 12 - 13, 2023; June 9 - 10, 2023; July 14 - 15, 2023
  • Fri 9-5, Sat 9-4
  • 2,000 books; 100% donated; 50% hardcover; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; $5/bag; Sat $2/bag
Crystal Lake, IL

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



Jan 27 - 28, 2023
  • 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


Sept 23 - Oct 8
  • Mon-Sat 10-4
  • Thousands of books; 100% donated; 50% hardcover; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; $7-$10
  • Credit cards accepted


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
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, Sat 9-4:39, Sun 1-4:30
  • 7,500+ books; 95% donated; 50% hardcover; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; Sun $5/bag
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
held at O'Neill Middle School
635 59th St
630-225-8162

Doors #6 and #8 (Note new location)


June

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

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

Oct; 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

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Edwardsville, IL


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

Nov 4 - 5
  • Saint Andrews Episcopal Church Book Sale
  • Presenting More than 20,000 Books in good condition!
  • 100% donated; 60% hardcover
  • Well organized for easy shopping
  • And There's More:
    • CDs! DVDs!
    • Puzzles! Games!
  • Something for Everyone
  • Friday, November 4 and Saturday, November 5 
    • Reservations required on Friday. Saturday walk-ins welcome.
  • Friday BY APPOINTMENT ONLY
    • Hours: 3 pm to 8 pm
    • Reservations open October 21 at  www.standrews-edwardsville.com/welcome
    • Those without computer access can call 618-656-1294
      • You may sign up for half hour increments.
      • Please cancel if you are unable to attend.
  • Saturday NO RESERVATION REQUIRED
    • Hours: 9 am to 1 pm
  • Cash and Check only
  • Collection is not 'picked over'. No buyer restrictions
  • Great Prices: Most 25¢ - $3
Edwardsville, IL

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

Oct 16
  • 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
217-342-2464



Nov 26; June
  • Fri 8-2, 30 shoppers 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
Elgin, IL

Northwest Bible Baptist Church
9N889 Nesler Rd



Nov 18 - 19
  • 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
1 Conti Parkway
708-453-7645

Ongoing
  • During Library Hours
  • 3 Bookcases of books
Eureka, IL

Melick Library at Eureka College
301 E. College Ave
309-467-6892



Ongoing
  • Mon-Fri during library hours
  • 1,200+ books; 40% donated; 45% hardcover; sorted; no buyer restrictions; .50-$1
  • Some more valuable items reserved for annual Homecoming book sale in the Fall
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, Sat 10-3; Mon 10-2
  • 9,000+ books; 70% donated; 60% hardcover; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; most .50-$2; Mon $1/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

Ongoing
  • Library hours M-F 10-6, Sat 10-3
  • not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; paperbacks .50; trade pb $1; children's .50; media $1, games, puzzles, etc: $1
  • Credit cards accepted ($1 added fee)
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



Nov 3 - 5
  • 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


Bookstore
  • Mon-Sat 10-4, Thu 10-7
  • 60,000 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 5-7pm, $5 fee (Friends free)
  • 4,000 books; 100% donated; 50% hardcover; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; .50 and up; Mon $1-$3/bag
Geneva, IL

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

Dec; June
  • Fri noon-4, Sat 10-4, Sun noon-4
  • Preview: Fri 10-noon $5 entry fee
  • 10,000 books; 100% donated; 40% hardcover; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions
  • Geneva Christmas Walk Sale
Gillespie, IL

Friends of Gillespie Library
at 1st United Methodist Church
Rt. 16 West

Oct
  • Fri 6pm-8pm, Sat 8am-11am
  • Preview: Thu 6-8pm, $5 fee adults, $3 children 5-12
  • "Thousands" of books; sorted; paperbacks .50; hardcovers $1; children's .25-$1; Media priced to sell
Glen Ellyn, IL

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



Nov 12; March
  • Sat 9-2
  • 5,000 books; 98% donated; 50% hardcover; sorted; no buyer restrictions; Most adult books $2, children's $1, media $1
  • Semi- private shopping appointments also available on select weekdays. Please email the organizer for details. friends@gepl.org


Nov 25
  • Fri 1-4
  • 5,000 books; 97% donated; 50% hardcover; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; Most adult books $2, children's $1, media $1
  • Held during Holiday Walk


Jan; May; July
  • Mon 7-8:30
  • no buyer restrictions; Most adult books $2, children's $1, media $1
  • During library's Ice Cream Social


June
  • Sat 9-2, Sun 1-4
  • Most adult books $2, children's $1, media $1, 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

Oct 15 - 17; Feb; June
  • Sat 9-5, Sun noon-5, Mon 9-noon
  • Preview: Fri 4:30-6:30pm, 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
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 1 - 3, 2023
  • Fri 4-8, Sat 8-noon
  • Preview: Thu 6-9; $6 fee, Friends free
  • 80% donated; 40% hardcover; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; paperbacks .50; hardcovers $1; children's .50; DVDs $1; Sat $6/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



Oct 7 - 9
  • Fri, Sat, Sun 10-4
  • 7,000 books; 60% 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
  • Large donation of history, biography, sports, entertainment
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



Dec 3 - 5; Feb 4 - 6, 2023; April 1 - 3, 2023; June 3 - 5, 2023
  • Fri 10-6, 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; secular and Judaic; 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; .50 & 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

Oct 13 - 15
  • Fri 9-3:30, Sat 9-2
  • Preview: Thu 3-7 $2 fee
  • 5,000 books; 98% donated; 45% hardcover; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; plus CDs, DVDs; .25-$2; Sat $3/bag (provided)


Nov 1; Dec 13; Jan 10, 2023; Feb 14, 2023; March 14, 2023; April 11, 2023; May 9, 2023; June 13, 2023; July 11, 2023
  • Tue 8:30am-8:pm
  • $3/bag


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)

Nov; 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
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



Oct 8; Nov 12; Dec 10; Jan 14, 2023; Feb 11, 2023; March 11, 2023; April 8, 2023; May 13, 2023; June 10, 2023; July 8, 2023
  • Sat 10-2
  • Preview: Sat 9-10, Friends; join at door $10
  • 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




Oct 21 - 23
  • Sat 9-4, Sun 1-4
  • Preview: Fri 6-8, $5 admission
  • 70% donated; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; .50-$1; buy bag for $1 on Sat, fill it up on Sun for $4
  • Credit cards accepted, minimum $3. No person check.


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; 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 23 - 24, 2023
  • Fri, Sat 9-4
  • Preview: Thu 4-5:30, Friends; join at door $10. First 12 books half price
  • 5,000 books; 95% donated; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; plus 1,000 media: CDs, DVDs, audio books; paperbacks $1 & up; hardcovers $2 and up
  • Heritage Days
Marengo, IL

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

Oct 8
  • Sat 9-4
  • 15,000 books; 50% donated; 50% hardcover; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; 200 audio books, 2,000 movie DVDs; All items .10 each


Feb
  • Mon-Thu 9-8, Fri, Sat 9-5
  • 4,000 books; 50% donated; 60% hardcover; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; 25 cents for everything


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; May
  • Fri 8-6
  • 800 books; 99% 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)
  • Preview: Thu 5-7; educators only
  • 3,500 books; 90% donated; 65% hardcover; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; Thu, 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-noon
  • 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 15 - 16; 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; June
  • Sat 9-3
  • 800 books; 90% donated; 40% hardcover; sorted


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

Moline Public Library
3210 41st St



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

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

Nov 5
  • 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


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



Oct 22 - 23
  • Giant Summer Garage Plus Sale
  • 3 Room Sale!
    • Better and AV Room
    • Friend's Room
    • and Large selection of $0.25 merchandise outside in the lower level garage
  • October 22 and 23, 2022
    • Saturday 10 am to 5:30 pm
    • Sunday 12 noon to 5 pm
      • (No Friday Pre-Sale)
  • 25,000 Books!
    • 95% donated by local residents; 50% hardcover. 20% children's
    • Not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions
  • Great Prices: Most .25-$1; Best as marked $2-$10, Rare/autographed higher
  • All books over $0.25: Nonfiction books are categorized. Fiction books are categorized and alphabetized.
  • CDs, DVDs, Books on CD, LPs, puzzles and games too!
  • Large selection of world language books.
  • No magazines, books on tape, cassettes, VHS or software.
  • Scanners are welcome. Please reshelve unwanted books.
  • Plenty of free parking
  • Handcarts available
  • Credit cards accepted. There is a $2 convenience fee for charges under $100. $5 fee for charges from $100 to under $250. $8 for charges of $250 or more.
  • Please visit our new website for Friends news and more. Sign up to receive our newsletter. http://www.friendsofmppl.org
  • More information will be available at the sale.


Nov 19
  • Friends of Mount Prospect Public Library present another giant sale!
    • Gift Book and Holiday Sale
  • Saturday,  November 19, 10am to 3pm
  • Thousands of Items - Gift quality - New or like new
  • Adult and Children's merchandise
  • 25% Holiday themed
    • Holiday Books
    • Holiday related records, CDs and DVDs
    • Religious books and bibles
    • Gift items
  • 75% Best quality books
    • Fiction
    • Non-fiction- all categories
    • Coffee table books
  • Also (Many still in shrink wrap)
    • DVDs
    • CDs
    • Games
    • Puzzles
  • Perfect for gift giving!
  • 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: contactus@friendsofmppl.org
  • Watch for a Big Sale, coming in January!


July

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Mundelein, IL

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

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
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 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



Oct 21 - 22
  • Fri, Sat 10-4
  • 1,000 books; 50% donated; 10% hardcover; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; .25-$1


Ongoing

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Oak Brook, IL


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



Oct 13 - 15
  • FRIENDS OF THE OAK BROOK PUBLIC LIBRARY USED BOOK SALE
    • 8,000-10,000 books in excellent condition!
    • Also DVDs and AV materials
  • All items are in extraordinary condition, extremely well organized, very affordably priced
  • Priced from 50¢ to $2.00
    • Cash and checks accepted
  • Showcase Offerings: Special selection of books in lobby display cases
  • Sale Dates: October 13 to 15, 2022
  • Early shopping - $5 fee (free to members - you may join at the door)
    • Thursday,  9:30 to 11am
  • Regular hours, no fee charged
    • Thursday, 11 am to 8 pm
    • Friday, 9:30 am to 4:30 pm
    • Saturday, 9:30 am to 3 pm
  • No library discards - 100% donated
  • Books will NOT be picked over! No buyer restrictions.
  • Covid restriction mandates regarding masking and occupancy will be observed
  • Don't miss this exceptional sale!


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
Oglesby, IL

Oglesby Public Library
111 S. Woodland Ave
815 883-3619

Oct 10
  • 10-2
  • Harvest Fest
Orland Park, IL

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

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

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Palatine, IL


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

Oct 14 - 16
  • BIG SALE!
  • Presented by Palatine Friends of the Library
  • MORE THAN 16,000 ITEMS!
    • 99% donated.
    • Sorted into many categories
  • Books! A/V! and More!
  • And special featured items!
  • Including Very Large Selections of the following:
    • Science Fiction and Mystery paperbacks!
    • Unopened DVDs - movies and TV series!
    • Blu Ray DVDs!
  • New This Year: No Holiday Sale. Do your gift shopping all year round - no books held back!
  • Great prices!!
    • Paperbacks $.50, softcover $1.00, hardcover $1.50, children's 50 cents, CD's 50 cents
    • Sunday is Half Price Day
    • Cash, checks and credit cards accepted
  • October 14, 15, 16, 2022
    • Friday 6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
      • $5.00 entry fee
      • Friends members free
    • Saturday 9:30 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
      • Free admission
    • Sunday 12:30 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.
      • 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 accommodated in the sale rooms.
    • Books set aside must be purchased. No setting books aside for later consideration.
    • Electronic devices are not allowed.
  • DON'T MISS THIS WELL-ORGANIZED, WELL-RUN 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.
Palos Park, IL

Palos Park Public Library
12330 Forest Glen Blvd
708-448-1530



Oct
  • Mon-Thu 9:30-8, Fri, Sat 9:30-5
  • 1,000 books; 80% donated; 70% hardcover; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; paperbacks $1; hardcovers $2; audiobooks $1, CDs, DVDs $1; oversize and book sets $2;Sat $4/bag
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

Oct 22 - 23; May 6 - 7, 2023
  • 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-$2; Sun: half-price
  • No electronics: no cell phones, scanners, laptops are to be used during the book sale. Cash or check only.


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)


Oct
  • Sat 10-7, Sun noon-5, Mon Noon-7
  • 10,000 books; 100% donated; 80% hardcover; sorted; no buyer restrictions; .25-$5; Sun half price, Mon 75% off
  • Approx. 100 listed for sale online
  • Credit cards accepted


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
  • Mon-Thu 10-8, Fri 10-6, Sat 10-4 (closed Sun)
  • 4,000 books; 80% donated; 70% hardcover; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; paperbacks .50; hardcovers $1; DVDs $1; Second week $4/bag
  • Credit cards accepted
Princeton, IL

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

Nov 10 - 12
  • Thu 10-6, Fri 10-5, Sat 10-2
  • 9,000 books; 80% donated; 60% hardcover; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; .50-$4
Princeville, IL

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

Ongoing
  • Library hours
  • Free-will donation
  • Small, rotating collection of books and movies
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
Red Bud, IL

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

May 5 - 20, 2023
  • 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
815-987-6610

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

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Rolling Meadows, IL

Friendly Sale
Rolling Meadows Library
3110 Martin Lane
847-259-6050

Nov 17 - 20
  • FRIENDS OF THE ROLLING MEADOWS LIBRARY FALL BOOK SALE
  • Featuring over 10,000 BOOKS!
    • Books donated from the community and from the library
  • The sale also includes Lots of audio/visual items
  • November 11 to 14, 2021
  • Pre-Sale ($5 entrance fee - all may attend)
    • Thursday, 9:00 AM to Noon
  • Regular Sale (no entrance fee)
    • Thursday Noon to 7:30 PM
    • Friday, 9:00 AM to 7:30 PM
    • Saturday, 9:00 AM to 4:30 PM
    • Sunday, 1:00 to 4:00 PM
  • These books were NOT picked over. NO buyer restrictions
  • Sorted into categories for easy shopping
  • Great Prices
    • Hardcover books (75% are hardcover) $1; Paperbacks 2 for a dollar
    • DVD's $2, CD's $1
    • Some items specially priced
  • Sale will be held at the upper level Community Room of the Rolling Meadows Library
  • As a non-profit organization, we provide funds to the library for special equipment, programs and events of interest, not only to Rolling Meadows patrons but also to the surrounding communities.
  • Visit the Friends web site


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

White Oak Library, Romeoville Branch
201 Normantown Rd.
815-886-2030

Bookstore
  • Library hours
  • 1,000 books; 50% donated; 70% hardcover; sorted
  • Max price is $1 each
Roselle, IL


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


Oct
  • Sat 9:30-4, Sun 1-4
  • 2,500 books; 100% donated; 80% hardcover; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; $1-$2
  • Credit cards accepted


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, audiobooks, etc.; paperbacks $1; hardcovers $2; trade pb $2; children's $1 & $2; A/V $2; Sun $10 paper bag, $12 cloth library bag (buy cloth bag and fill)
  • 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



Jan
  • Sat 10-2
  • 25,000+ books; 100% donated; 50% hardcover; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; .50-$2


June
  • Sat 10-2
  • 10,000 books; 100% donated; 75% hardcover; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; $1-$2
  • Credit cards accepted
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

Oct 7; Oct 15; Nov 4; Nov 19; Dec 2; Dec 17; Jan 6, 2023; Jan 21, 2023; Feb 3, 2023; Feb 18, 2023; March 3, 2023; March 18, 2023; April 7, 2023; April 15, 2023; May 5, 2023; May 20, 2023; June 2, 2023; June 17, 2023; July 7, 2023; July 15, 2023
  • 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 9, 2023
  • 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
  • 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; Most $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.
  • Some books sold online
  • During sale set up, books may be purchased by Friends only. (No dealers allowed to help set up.)
  • Cash or checks or credit cards selected


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
217-898-3258


Oct 8; April
  • Sat 9-5
  • 7,000 books; 80% donated; 50% hardcover; sorted; no buyer restrictions; .50-$2
  • We do remove some for online sales, but not systematically nor with an eye to what collectors would want.
  • 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

Oct; 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
Watseka, IL

Watseka Public Library
201 S 4th St
815-432-4544

Oct 6 - 8
  • Thu-Sat 10an
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

Nov 5 - 6; April
  • Sat 8-1, Sun 10-1
  • 5,000+ books; 100% donated; sorted; not 'picked over'; Sun bag and 1/2 price sale
Wheeling, IL

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

Jan
  • 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)

Oct 6; June
  • 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
  • Thu 8am-3pm
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


May 4 - 6, 2023
  • 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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Indianapolis, IN


Indy Library Store
Indianapolis Public Library Foundation
2450 N. Meridian Street
317-275-4044



Oct 7 - 11
  • Bibliophiles Unite!
  • More than 40,000 Books, CDs. DVDs, etc.
    • Sorted into categories for easy shopping
    • 60% donated
  • Dealers welcome! Tab table for large purchases.
  • Great Prices:
    • Most Books $.25 - $3.00
    • DVDs $2/disc, CDs $0.25/disc, LPs $2/disc
  • Plus, Miriam's Corner (the really good stuff) where items are individually priced
  • Visa/MasterCard accepted
  • Friends Night
    • Friday, October 7: 5:30 pm to 8:30 pm
      • Not a member yet? Memberships available at the door
  • Open to the Public
    • Saturday, October 8: 10:00 am to 5:00 pm
    • Monday, October 10: 12:00 pm to 7:00 pm
      • Half Price Day
    • Tuesday, October 11: 12:00 pm to 7:00 pm
      • $7 Bag Day
  • Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/IndyPLFndtn/
  • Twitter: @IndyPL_Fndtn
  • All proceeds support the Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.

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Upland, IN

$1 Book Sale
Back Door Books
201 N. 8th Street
765-499-1306

(behind Pierce Church)


Oct 7 - 8
  • BACK DOOR BOOKS presents DOLLAR BOOK SALE!
  • Choose from More than 200,000 Items!
    • Books! (25 different categories)
    • CD's, DVD's! VHS!
    • Records!
    • Audiobooks!
  • EVERYTHING is $1 
  • DVD sets are $5
  • All educators and students get 10% discount on purchases
  • October 7 and 8
    • Friday, 9 am to 6 pm
    • Saturday, 9 am to 6 pm
  • Questions? brad@thebookbin.org

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Lexington, KY


Lexington Central Library
140 East Main Street
Lexington, KY 40507
859-231-5505

(Conference Room A)


Oct 14 - 29
  • Friends of the Lexington Public Library
  • Annual Huge Book Sale 2022
  • October 14 to October 29, 2022
  • Friends members only: Friday, October 14 & Saturday, October 15 : 
  • Everyone is welcome: October 17 to October 29, 2022
    • October 17 to 25
      • (Books & etc. priced from $0.50 & up)
    • October 26 to October 29 
      • 4-day Bag Day  ($5 per bag or $10 per box) bags & box are provided
  • Sale hours: Monday thru Saturday, 10 a.m. - 4 p.m. (Sunday closed)
  • Questions/volunteer:  Call or email Simon Boes:  sboes@friendsbookcellar.org

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Louisville, KY


The Book Works
YMCA Safe Place
2400 Crittenden Drive



Nov 5
  • The Book Works Presents Another Great Book Event!
  • Join us for a BIG book sale benefiting a social enterprise training young people in skills needed for success in school and work.
    • Saturday, November 5, 9 am to 5 pm
  • Presenting more than 5,000 books, DVDs, CDs, and games
    • $5 per bag!
    • These books have been sorted for quality and value - they are our better books that would sell for $5-$10 each. We are selling them for $5 per large bag THIS DAY ONLY
  • YMCA Safe Place’s Youth Development Center, 2400 Crittenden Drive, Louisville KY 40217
  • We accept Credit cards
  • Learn more about The Book Works: www.TheBookWorks.org
  • Questions?  info@thebookworks.org

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Ann Arbor, MI


Ann Arbor Antiquarian Book Fair
at University of Michigan
Michigan Union Ballroom
530 S. State St.
(corner of S. State and S. Univ.)
734-995-1891



Oct 23
  • 42nd Annual Ann Arbor Antiquarian Book Fair
    • One of the Midwest's longest-running book fairs, bringing together booksellers and dealers from across America.
  • Sunday October 23, 2022
    • Hours are 11:00 am to 5:00 pm
  • Held in the Student Union Ballroom, 2nd floor , 530 S. State St., Ann Arbor, MI 48104
    • Near the center of University of Michigan campus. (Map)
  • 30 dealers from across the country will be offering a selection of collectable books in many categories including:
    • Children's literature
    • Travel and exploration
    • Literary first editions
    • Art and photography
    • Maps and prints
    • Books on books
    • Fine bindings,  and more!
  • Benefit for the William L. Clements Library of the University of Michigan
  • For more information contact book fair director Jay Platt at 734-995-1891 or jplatt@provide.net.
  • AnnArborBookFair.com
  • Some exhibitors
  • Follow us on Twitter or like our Facebook page

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Chesterfield, MI


Old Chesterfield Mall Vintage & Collectable Book Sale
291 Chesterfield Center

Oct 29
  • Old Chesterfield Mall Vintage & Collectable Book Sale
  • oldchesterfieldmallbooksale@gmail.com
  • SATURDAY, OCTOBER 29TH AT 12 NOON to 8:30 PM - ONE DAY ONLY!
  • APPROX. 15,000 BOOKS in all categories and genres.
    • Approximately 75% are vintage or antiquarian
    • 25% more recently published.
    • Approximately 95% are hardcover and 0% are ex-library. Not “picked over.”
  • All books will be $3 each with some individually priced
  • Cash only
  • NO preview sale
  • IMPORTANT: To confirm your attendance at the sale please send an email to oldchesterfieldmallbooksale@gmail.com and we’ll send an email back with your place in line (corresponding strictly to when we received your original email)
  • You will also receive more specific directions on where to find us in the old Chesterfield Mall on the day of the sale.
  • TO BE COMPLETELY RE-STOCKED! WITH NEW SALE DATES TO COME...

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Clinton Township, MI


Clinton-Macomb Public Library
40900 Romeo Plank Rd.
586-226-5004



Oct 12 - 16
  • Friends of the Clinton-Macomb Public Library Used Book Sale
    October 12 to 16
    • Wednesday, 5:30 - 8:30 p.m. Friends Night Only.
      • Not a member yet? Join at the door! Individual $15, Seniors & students $10, Family $25
    • Thursday, 12 p.m. - 8 p.m.
    • Friday., 9:30 a.m. - 5 p.m.
    • Saturday, 9:30 a.m. - 5 p.m.
      • Saturday: Half off everything.
    • Sunday, 12:15 p.m. - 3 p.m.
      • Sunday Bag Day! Get a bag of books for $5!
  • Teachers with valid school ID get 50% off books for the classroom throughout the sale.
  • Books are sorted into categories making shopping easy!
  • No strollers or carts allowed in the sale rooms.
  • Scanners are permitted.
  • Cash, check and credit accepted.
  • Welcome to a most pleasant browsing and buying experience!
  • Location Clinton-Macomb Public Library's Main Library. 40900 Romeo Plank Road, Clinton Township, Michigan 48038
  • Get your Holiday Shopping done early! Skip the Malls!

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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 9
  • 73rd Michigan Antiquarian Book & Paper Show
  • The Midwest's Largest Book & Paper Show!!
  • Sunday October 9, 2022
    • 9:30am to 5:00pm
    • Admission is $5, children 13 and under free.
  • Over 100 tables with dealers from the midwest and around the country!
    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 curiousbooks@gmail.com or call 517-332-0112.
  • There is plenty of seating throughout the aisles for visitors to relax, and the hotel provides free parking!
  • For directions and a map visit us at curiousbooks.com/shows.html
  • Want to know more about the show? See our Facebook page!
  • Want to know more about the venue? See the Causeway Bay Hotel's website!
  • Important: For security reasons, book and paper items for sale or appraisal cannot be brought into the exhibitor hall without authorization from show personnel.
  • Presented by Mid-Michigan Antiquarian Book Dealers Association

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St. Joseph, MO

Big Fall Sale!
Friends of the St. Joseph Public Library
East Hills Library
502 N Woodbine Rd
816-236-2107

Oct 13 - 17
  • Friends of the St. Joseph (MO) Public Library Fall Book Sale!
  • Over 12,000 items!
    • Books
    • DVDs, Music CDs, Books-on-CD, Games, Puzzles
    • 60% donated, 40% ex-library
  • Sorted into 35 categories! Fiction and Non-Fiction for Adults, Teens, Children
  • Sale Hours:
    • Friends ONLY Preview Sale, Thursday, October 13: 2 pm – 3 pm (can join at door)
    • Thursday, October 13: 3 pm – 9 pm
    • Friday, October 14: 9 am – 5 pm
    • Saturday, October 15: 9 am – 5 pm
    • Sunday, October 16: 11 am – 3 pm
    • Monday, October 17: 9 am – 7 pm
  • Great Prices!
    • Hardcover books: $2.00, Paperbacks, DVDs and CD's $1.00
    • Sunday, October 16: ½ Price Day!
    • Monday October 17: Bag ($4) and Box ($8) Day!
  • We accept payment by cash, check or card
  • For more information contact Crystal Stuck at 816-236-2107 or cstuck@sjpl.lib.mo.us

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Kennett Square, PA

50,000+ Books!
Unionville HS Gymnasium
750 Unionville Rd. (Rt. 82)
610-347-1600



Feb 25 - 26, 2023
  • Unionville High School Annual Used Book Sale!
  • Saturday, February 25th
  • 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
    • (Snow date: Saturday, March 4)
  • Sunday, February 26th 
  • 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
    • 8:00 AM - 1:30 regular sale
    • 2:00 - 4:00 PM BAG SALE
    • Bags are provided! Please do not bring your own bag
    • (Snow date: Sunday, March 5)
  • 50,000+ Books for Sale!
  • All books are 100% donated. Books are not picked over before the sale.
    • 30+ sorted and priced genre categories for fiction and non-fiction excluding collectibles, childrens and classics. Separate tables for New Releases and Large Print
    • Extensive children’s area sorted by age/type of reader including Young Adult
    • Significant collection of rare and out of print books, sorted by genre
    • Large separate sorted paperback selection
    • Hand held scanners are allowed
    • Most books $0.25-$5.00 Hardbacks & Trade Paperbacks $2.00 - $3.00. Special items and Collectibles individually priced.
    • Hardbacks & Trade Paperbacks $2.00 - $3.00. Special items and Collectibles individually priced.
    • Cash or checks are accepted. 
    • Strollers are only permitted if you have a small child.
    • FREE Admission and free convenient parking
  • We also sell:
    • 1000’s of CD’s and DVD’s organized by genre
    • Large selection of books on tape, video games and other AV related items
  • Large Volume Dealers are welcome.
    • We have an special “cage” area specifically assigned to you that will allow you to store your books while you shop. Your purchases will be boxed and priced while you continue to shop. Please indicate your interest in coming by contacting us through our website to help with the check-in process
  • Our sale funds education enrichment projects at Unionville High School.
  • Like us on Facebook

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Fond du Lac, WI

2023 Annual Sale!
Fond du Lac Branch of AAUW
at Fond du Lac County Fairgrounds
Fond du Lac Ave (old 45)



March 16 - 19, 2023
  • The 2023 Fond du Lac AAUW Book Sale!.
    • Working in conjunction with Altrusa members
  • 25,000 BOOKS!
    • 180-200 tables full!
      • 14 tables of Children's books!
  • Sorted into 50 Categories!
  • Additional Items - Something for Everyone!
    • Audiobooks
    • DVDs
    • Records
    • Jigsaw puzzles
    • Toys and games
  • Simpler Pricing
    • Most books will be unmarked and cost $2
    • Some books will have stickers with prices on the front cover
    • Saturday: Half Price Day! Sunday: Fill up a box fo $5.00!
  • Premier Night  March 16
    • Thursday 4 pm to 8 pm
    • $5.00 admission
  • General Sale March 17 to 19, Free admission
    • Friday 9 am to 8 pm
    • Saturday 9 am to 5 pm (Half price)
    • Sunday 10 am to 2 pm (Box sale)
  • Visit our Website
  • This wonderful book sale tradition began in 1961 - Don't miss it! 

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Green Bay, WI

Big Fall Sale!
Brown County Library
515 Pine St
920 448-4400
Click here to Find Us On Facebook



Nov 8 - 10
  • BIG FALL BOOK SALE
  • Thousands and Thousands of Books!
    • 70% donated; 40% hardcover
    • Sorted into 40 categories
  • Plus an entire room of beautifully sorted children's items
  • Advance Sale fo Members Only
    • Monday, November 7
    • 3:30 pm to 7:30 pm
    • Join the Friends! Purchase a $20 one-year membership at the door
    • or purchase online at browncountylibraryfriends.org
  • Sale Hours, all invited:
    • Tuesday, November 8, 9:00 am to 7:30 pm
    • Wednesday, November 9,  9:00 am to 7:30 pm
    • Thursday, November 10, 9:00 am to 7:30 pm
  • Great Prices
    • Monday & Tuesday: Hardcover $2, Paperbacks and Children's $1
    • Wednesday: $1 for each item
    • Thursday: Bag Day ($5 for first bag, $3 for each additional bag)
  • COME EARLY and OFTEN!
  • Separate holding area and cashier's desk for large purchases
  • We do not scan our books and none of our sorters (who work all year round to build this wonderful fundraiser) are booksellers. We leave the thrill of the hunt to you!
  • Buyers of all kinds are gratefully welcome but in the spirit of fairness to all, hoarding is not allowed
  • Check our website 



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