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January, 2021
11/24-4/30Danbury, CTPersonal Shopping Spree!
12/4-1/28St. Joseph


February, 2021
1-13Addison
2Jerseyville
12-13Collinsville
20Glen Ellyn
20-21Kennett Square, PACanceled
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Zion

Future Sales

March, 2021
5-6Edwardsville
12-13Collinsville
?Bloomingdale
?Carbondale
?East Dundee
?Glen Ellyn
?Jefferson City, MOCanceled

April, 2021
1Baton Rouge, LACanceled
1-3Freeport
1St. Joseph, MORescheduled Sale!
2Troy
3Colfax
6Jerseyville
9-10Collinsville
10Batavia
10Harwood Heights
10Lansing
10-11Mundelein
15-17Princeton
17Troy
24Harwood Heights
24Quincy
25-5/2Livonia, MIBOOKSTOCK!
?Belvidere
?Charleston
?Chicago (Blackstone)
?DeKalb
?Des Plaines
?Evergreen Park
?Fox River Grove
?Jerseyville
?Mascoutah
?North Riverside
?Oak Brook
?Roselle
?Saint Charles
?Sterling
?Urbana
?Urbana
?Waukegan
?Western Springs

May, 2021
1Colfax
2Lansing, MIBooks and Paper
4Jerseyville
6-8Wood River
7-8Alton
7-8Edwardsville
7-22Red Bud
7Troy
8Batavia
8Harwood Heights
8Lansing
8-9Mundelein
8Schaumburg
13-16Fond du Lac, WIAnnual Sale
14-15Collinsville
15Troy
22Harwood Heights
24-26Lancaster, PABig Sale
27-29Nashville
?Belleville
?Charleston
?Cherry Valley
?Galesburg
?Glen Ellyn
?Hendersonville, NCSPRING SALE!!
?Lisle
?Marine
?McHenry
?Mokena
?Winnetka

June, 2021
1Jerseyville
3-5Granite City
4Troy
5Colfax
11-12Collinsville
12Decatur
12Harwood Heights
12Lansing
12-13Mundelein
19Troy
25-26Macomb
26Harwood Heights
?Anna
?Bensenville
?Chicago
?Chicago
?Downers Grove
?Effingham
?Geneva
?Glen Ellyn
?Glencoe
?Johnsburg
?Midlothian
?Naperville
?Palatine
?Springfield
?Winnetka

July, 2021
2Troy
3Colfax
6Jerseyville
9-10Collinsville
10Batavia
10Decatur
10Harwood Heights
10Lansing
10-11Mundelein
10-14Newtown, CTHUGE Sale!
10Schaumburg
17Troy
18Detroit, MIBook Fair
22-23Princeton
24Harwood Heights
28-29Ottawa
29-8/1Chicago
?AlgonquinCanceled
?Bourbonnais
?Glen Ellyn

August, 2021
3Jerseyville
5-7Freeport
6-7Edwardsville
6-8North Aurora
6Troy
7Colfax
7-9Herrin
13-14Collinsville
14Batavia
14Decatur
14Harwood Heights
14Lansing
14-15Mundelein
21Troy
28Harwood Heights
28-29Lincoln
?Elmhurst
?Oak Park
?Pinckneyville
?Plano
?Princeville
?Urbana
?Wheaton

September, 2021
3Troy
4Colfax
4Kewanee
4-5Yorkville
5-6Decatur
7Jerseyville
10-11Collinsville
11Batavia
11Harwood Heights
11Lansing
11-12Mundelein
11Schaumburg
17-19Lake Forest
18Troy
25Harwood Heights
?Belvidere
?Bloomingdale
?Charleston
?Chicago Ridge
?Deerfield
?Elgin
?Glen Ellyn
?Macomb
?Macomb
?Mascoutah
?Mokena
?Nashville
?Normal
?Paris

October, 2021
1-3North Riverside
1-16Red Bud
1Troy
2Colfax
2-4Herrin
2Sterling
5Jerseyville
7-10Antioch
8-9Alton
8-9Collinsville
9Batavia
9-11Chicago (Hyde Park)
9Decatur
9Harwood Heights
9Lansing
9-10Mundelein
16Troy
17Edwardsville
?Anna
?Carbondale
?Cary
?Cherry Valley
?DeKalb
?Des Plaines
?East Dundee
?Galesburg
?Gillespie
?Glencoe
?Hampshire
?Harwood Heights
?Jerseyville
?Lemont
?Lisle
?Marengo
?Mattoon
?McHenry
?Midlothian
?Palatine
?Palos Park
?Peoria
?Roselle
?Washington
?Waukegan
?Western Springs
?Winnetka
?Winnetka

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Danbury, CT


Personal Shopping Spree!
Friends of the Danbury Library
Sorting Facility
15 Main Street
Friends e-mail for General Inquiries: danburyfriends@gmail.org
203-794-7477




Nov 24 - April 30, 2020
  • CURRENT BOOK SALE EVENTS for the HOLIDAYS, 2020 and WINTER/SPRING, 2021
  • SPECIAL OPPORTUNITY FOR OUR BOOK DEALER FRIENDS!
    • We have lots of Books to sell given we were not able to have our huge Annual Columbus Day Weekend Sale this year. 
  • We are inviting you to have a Personal, Safe Buying Experience at our Sorting Facility to buy as many books as you want!
  • Click Here to Contact Us and Set-up an Appointment
  • MASKS & SOCIAL DISTANCING REQUIRED!

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Newtown, CT

HUGE Sale!
Friends of the C.H. Booth Library
ANNUAL BOOK SALE
at Reed Intermediate School
3 Trades Lane
(Across from Fairfield Hills)
Right off I-84, Exit 11, Routes 25 and 34
203-426-4533



July 10 - 14

Watch this spot for further information on our next Huge Book Sale!
Addison, IL


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

(School & Community Assistance for Recycling & Composting Education)



Feb 1 - 13
  • Mon-Fri 9-4:30, Sat 9-noon, following week same hours
  • 4,000 books; 100% donated; 50% hardcover; sorted; no buyer restrictions; paperbacks $2; hardcovers $4; LPs $2, CDs, DVDs $1
  • Some items removed
  • Credit cards accepted, $10 minimum; no checks
  • Masks required
  • "For the Love of Reading" children's storybook collection sale. Select titles of brand-new, hard-to-find storybook compilations available for $5. Titles include storybook collections from Disney, Pete the Cat, Paw Patrol and more.


Bookstore
  • Mon-Fri 9-4:30, Sat 9-noon
  • 4,000 books; 95% donated; 50% hardcover; sorted; paperbacks $2; hardcovers $4; LPs, CDs $2, DVDs $1
  • Some items removed to sell online
  • No restrictions
  • Credit cards accepted, $10 minimum for credit/debit card purchases. No personal checks.

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Algonquin, IL

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

July
  • This sale is canceled. Watch this spot for the next great sale.
Algonquin, IL

Harnish Main Library
2600 Harnish Dr
847-458-6060

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

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

Ongoing
Alton, IL

Hayner Library
327 State St
618-462-4396



May 7 - 8; (Next scheduled sale: Oct 8 - 9)
  • 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

June; (Next scheduled sale: Oct)
  • 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

Oct 7 - 10
  • Fri, Sat 9-4:30, Sun 1-4:30
  • Preview: Thu 5-8:30pm, Friends; join at door
  • Thousands of books; 100% donated; 50% hardcover; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; plus CDs, DVDs; paperbacks .25; hardcovers $2; trade pb $1; children's .25-.50; Sun $5/bag


Ongoing
  • Library hours
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




April 10; (Next scheduled sale: May 8)
  • 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
Belleville, IL

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



May

Watch this spot for details on this great event!
Belvidere, IL

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

April; (Next scheduled sale: Sept)
  • 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



March; (Next scheduled sale: Sept)
  • 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 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
Brookfield, IL

Brookfield Public Library
3609 Grand Ave
708-485-6917



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


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


Ongoing
Carbondale, IL

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

(Enter parking lot on Monroe St)

March; (Next scheduled sale: Oct)
  • 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

Oct
  • 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; (Next scheduled sale: Sept)
  • 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

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

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

July 29 - Aug 1
  • Thu, Fri: noon-8; Sat, Sun 10-6
  • Preview: Wed 4-8pm, associates at $100+ level. Anyone interested in joining our Associates (and gaining access to Preview Night) can call (312) 255-3599
  • 120,000 books; 100% donated; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; Most $3; Sun half price (some .25)
  • No visitor parking lot; limited parking on area streets (restrictions apply, so read signs. Garage parking in neighborhood. Validated parking at 100 W Chestnut St (enter on Clark))
Chicago, IL


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




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

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 (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 9 - 11
  • Sat, Sun 9-6, Mon 9-2
  • 40,000+ books; 100% donated; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; plus AV materials; paperbacks .50-$1; hardcovers $2; children's .50-$2; A/V .50-$1. 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

Sept
  • Fri, Sat 9:30-2, Sun 1-4
  • 4,000 books; 75% donated; 60% hardcover; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; .25-$2; Sun $2/bag or $4/FOL bag
  • Cash only


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)


April 3; (Next scheduled sale: May 1)
  • 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



Feb 12 - 13 (VERIFIED); (Next scheduled sale: March 12 - 13 (VERIFIED))
  • Fri, Sat 9-4
  • 1,000+ books; 100% donated; 50% hardcover; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; $5/bag
  • Masks required. 10 person max at a time.
  • Call 618-344-1112 for 30 minute reservation time.
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

Friends of Decatur Public Library
at Decatur Civic Center
#1 Gary Anderson Plaza
217-424-2900



Sept 5 - 6
  • Sun 11-5, Mon 9-3
  • Preview: Sunday 9-11am, Friends; join at door
  • 70,000 books; 80% donated; 70% hardcover; sorted; no buyer restrictions; paperbacks .50; hardcovers $1-$2; Mon half-price or $5/bag
  • We sell less than 30 books a year on-line. Higher value books have been placed in the Special Book Section which are available for purchase at the sale. FOL members may purchase these books for 1/2 price during the FOL Member's sale.
Decatur, IL

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



June 12; (Next scheduled sale: July 10)
  • Sat 9:30-12:30
  • no buyer restrictions; paperbacks .50; hardcovers $1-$3
  • Rare books sold online
Deerfield, IL

Deerfield Public Library
at Deerfield Farmer's Market
Deerfield Rd. & Robert York Rd.
847-945-3311, x8895



Sept
  • Sat 7am-12:30pm
  • 400 books; 100% donated; 95% hardcover; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; $3 each, buy 5, get 1 free
  • Deerfield Farmers Market
Deerfield, IL

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



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

DeKalb Public Library
309 Oak St
815-756-9568

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

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

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


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

Downtown, just south of Metra train station


April; (Next scheduled sale: Oct)

Watch this spot for the next great sale!

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

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

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


June

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

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

March; (Next scheduled sale: Oct)
  • 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

(Enter at back of church, exit normal entrance door.)

March 5 - 6; (Next scheduled sale: May 7 - 8)
  • Thu-Sat by appointment only (limited to 12 at a time)
  • 20,000+ books; 100% donated; 60% hardcover; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; plus CDs, DVDs, vinyl, puzzles, games; Most .25-$3
    • Sign up for the sale online HERE Sign-up can also be reached through the St. Andrew’s Episcopal Church website at www.standrews-edwardsville.com or those without computer access can call 618-656-1294.
    • You may sign up for half hr. increments, but no more than 6/day (3 hrs). Cancel if you are unable to attend.
    • Masks are required
Edwardsville, IL

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

Oct 17
  • 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



June
  • Sat 9-1
  • 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



Sept

Watch this spot for the next great sale!

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

AAUW Elmhurst Area Branch
NEW LOCATION!
at: Sandburg Middle School
345 E. St. Charles Rd



Aug

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

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

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

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

Ongoing
  • Library hours
Fox River Grove, IL

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

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


Ongoing
  • Library hours
Frankfort, IL

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



Ongoing
  • Library hours
Franklin Park, IL

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

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

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



April 1 - 3; (Next scheduled sale: Aug 5 - 7)
  • 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

May; (Next scheduled sale: Oct)
  • 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

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.
  • Geneva Swedish Days Sale
Gillespie, IL

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

Oct
  • Sat 8-noon
  • Preview: Fri 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




Feb 20 (VERIFIED); (Next scheduled sale: May)
  • Sat 10-2
  • 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


March
  • Sat 10-2
  • 5,000 books; 98% donated; 50% hardcover; sorted; no buyer restrictions; children's $1; most adult books $2
  • Masks required and a 45 minute shopping limit per guest is appreciated (although we can be flexible if necessary)
  • 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

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


Ongoing
Glenview, IL

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

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

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



June 3 - 5
  • Fri 4-9, Sat 9-noon
  • Preview: Thu 6-9; $5 fee, Friends free
  • 80% donated; 40% hardcover; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; paperbacks .50; hardcovers $1; children's .50; DVDs .50; Sat $5/bag (provided)
  • ID (driver's license) required for checks
Grayslake, IL

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



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

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

Bookstore
  • Library hours
Hampshire, IL

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



Oct
  • Fri 10-4, Sat 9-3, Sun 10-3
  • 4,000 books; 25% donated; 60% hardcover; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; paperbacks .50; hardcovers $1; trade pb .75; children's .50; A/V $1; Sun $5/bag
Harvey, IL

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

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

Eisenhower Public Library
4613 N Oketo Ave

April 10; (Next scheduled sale: April 24)
  • Sat 2-4
  • Paperbacks .50; hardcovers $1


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
Herrin, IL

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



Aug 7 - 9; (Next scheduled sale: Oct 2 - 4)
  • Sat noon-5, Mon 10-5
  • 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
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

Feb 2 (VERIFIED); (Next scheduled sale: April 6); (Next scheduled sale: May 4)
  • 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
Kewanee, IL


Kewanee Public Library District
102 S Tremont St.
309-852-4505


Sept 4
  • Sa 7-11
  • Hog Days parade, flea/craft fair, rides, food booths
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 Forest, IL

Friends of Lake Forest Library
at Lake Forest Recreation Center
400 Hastings Road



Sept 17 - 19

Watch this spot for details on the next great book sale!
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



April 10; (Next scheduled sale: May 8)
  • 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
Lincoln, IL

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



Aug 28 - 29
  • Sat 9-5
  • not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; $1/bag - no limit on number of bags
Lincolnshire, IL


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


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

Lisle Library
777 Front St.
630 971-1675



May; (Next scheduled sale: Oct)
  • 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 Macomb Library
at Chandler Park
309-836-7206



Sept
  • Sat 9-4
  • 5,000 books; 100% donated; 75% hardcover; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; includes lots of media; paperbacks .75; hardcovers $2; media $2
  • Gazebo Art Festival
Macomb, IL

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



June 25 - 26
  • 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
Macomb, IL

Western Illinois University
Curriculum Library
Horrabin Hall, room 80
309-298-1101

Sept
  • Mon-Wed 8-4
  • 750-1000 books; 50% hardcover; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; $1-$3
Marengo, IL

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

Oct
  • Mon-Thu 9-8, Fri, Sat 9-5
  • 1,500 books; 40% donated; 75% hardcover; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; $2/bag (bags provided) excludes software items
  • Bake sale


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.



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; (Next scheduled sale: Sept)
  • 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-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



May; (Next scheduled sale: Oct)
  • 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



June; (Next scheduled sale: Oct)
  • 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

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

Moline Public Library
3210 41st St



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

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

Ongoing
Mundelein, IL

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

April 10 - 11; (Next scheduled sale: May 8 - 9)
  • 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



June

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

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

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

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

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


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


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

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



May 27 - 29; (Next scheduled sale: Sept)
  • 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
Normal, IL

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



Sept
  • 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



Aug 6 - 8
  • Fri 9-7, Sat 9-5, Sun 1-5
  • 5,000+ books; 100% donated; 60% hardcover; sorted; not 'picked over'; includes CDs, DVDs, audiobooks on CD, puzzles; paperbacks .50; hardcovers $1; Sun $3/bag or 2 bags/$5
  • Part of Village of North Aurora North Aurora Days Festival.


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; (Next scheduled sale: Oct 1 - 3)
  • Sat 10-3, Sun noon-3
  • Preview: Fri 6-8pm, Friends; join at door
  • 2,000 books; 70% donated; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; paperbacks .50; hardcovers $1.25; trade pb $1.25-$1.50; CDs $1.50, DVDs $2, books on CD's $2.50; Sun $4/bag
Northbrook, IL

Northbrook Public Library
1201 Cedar Lane
847-272-6224

Ongoing
Oak Brook, IL

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



April

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

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

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

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

(cafeteria)


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


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


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

AAUW
Riverfest

July 28 - 29
  • Wed 7-7, Thu 7-4
Palatine, IL

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

June; (Next scheduled sale: Oct)

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

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

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

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

Ongoing
  • Sat 10-5, Sun noon-4, Mon-Fri 9-9
  • Books, movies, CDs, audiobooks
  • Always adding new selections.
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
  • 3,000 books; 70% donated; 70% hardcover; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; paperbacks $1; hardcovers $2; audiobooks $2, CDs, DVDs $1; last day, Sat $2/bag
Paris, IL

Paris Public Library
207 S Main St.
217-463-3950

Sept
  • Fri 4-6pm, Sat 10-4
  • 70% donated; 60% hardcover; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; plus DVDs, audiobooks; .50-$3; DVDs, audiobooks .50-$1
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

Ongoing
  • Library hours
  • Books, audiobooks, DVDs, CDs, mags; Individually priced
  • Quiet Reading Room is temporarily functioning as an ongoing used book sale. Book Nook is also now open with bargain items.
  • Honor system: payment Please place cash or check in drop box located just outside the Quiet Reading Room doors. No more than 5 people in the room at one time.
  • Both
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
Pinckneyville, IL

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



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

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

Aug
  • Fri 10-6, Sat 10-4, Mon-Thu 10-8, Fri 10-6, Sat 10-2
  • 3,000 books; 80% donated; 80% hardcover; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; paperbacks .50; hardcovers $1; DVDs, VHS & audiocassettes free
  • Credit cards accepted
Princeton, IL

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

Parking: Drive along the west side of the library, past the book drop, to the back of the building

April 15 - 17 (VERIFIED)
  • Thu 10-8, Fri 10-5, Sat 10-2
  • Preview: Wed 4-7pm, Friends; may NOT join at door - must join prior to this date.
  • 5,000 books; 100% donated; 50% hardcover; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; .50-$4; Sat bag sale


July 22 - 23 (VERIFIED)
  • Thu 10-8, Fri 10-5
  • 5,000 books; 100% donated; 50% hardcover; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; .50-$4; Sat bag sale
Princeville, IL

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

Aug
  • Library Hours
  • 2,000 books; 80% donated; 60% hardcover; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; paperbacks $1; hardcovers $2; children's $1; Prices drop every week; final week $4/bag
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 24
  • Sat 8-4
  • 550 books
Red Bud, IL

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

May 7 - 22; (Next scheduled sale: Oct 1 - 16)
  • 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

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

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



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

Rolling Meadows Library
3110 Martin Lane
847-259-6050

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

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

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


Ongoing
  • Library hours
Round Lake, IL

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

Ongoing
Saint Charles, IL

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

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


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


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

Schaumburg Twp District Library
130 S. Roselle Rd

May 8; (Next scheduled sale: July 10)
  • 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



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
St. Joseph, IL

St. Joseph Twp-Swearingen Memorial Library
201 N 3rd St
217-469-2159



Dec 4 - Jan 28, 2020 (VERIFIED)
  • Mon, Wed 1-8pm, Tue, Thu 9-6, Fri 9-7, Sat 9-3
  • 2,000 books; 50% donated; 50% hardcover; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; Donation
  • Because of COVID, there will be a limit as to how many people can be in the sale at one time.
Sterling, IL

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

April; (Next scheduled sale: Oct 2)
  • 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

April 2; (Next scheduled sale: April 17)
  • 9-noon
  • 3,000 books; 90% donated; 40% hardcover; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; .10-$2
Urbana, IL

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



April; (Next scheduled sale: Aug)
  • Fri, Sat 9-5:30, Sun 1-4:30, 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 9-6
  • 7,500-10,000 books; 100% donated; 30% hardcover; sorted; no buyer restrictions; paperbacks .50; hardcovers $2; trade pb $1; children's .25-$1
  • We do remove some for online sales, but not systematically nor with an eye to what collectors would want. We pull textbooks under 5 years old because we can get more money from them.
  • Credit cards accepted
Villa Park, IL

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

Ongoing
  • During Library hours
Washington, IL


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


Oct
  • 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; (Next scheduled sale: Oct)

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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

April; (Next scheduled sale: Oct)
  • 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
Wheaton, IL

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

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


Oct
  • Thu 7-3
  • Preview: Tue 10-noon, 25% markup
  • 10,000 books; 100% donated; 75% hardcover; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions
Winnetka, IL

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

May
  • Thu 7-3
  • Thousands of books


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

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

May 6 - 8
  • 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 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
Yorkville, IL


Yorkville Public Library
902 Game Farm Rd
630-553-4354


Sept 4 - 5
  • Sat 9-4, Sun 10-4
  • 10,000+ books; 95% donated; 45% hardcover; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; .50-$2
  • Yorkville's Hometown Days
Zion, IL

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

Ongoing

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Baton Rouge, LA

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




April 1
  • We regret to announce that the big book sale will not be held in 2021

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Detroit, MI


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

Detroit Book Festival




July 18
  • 4th Detroit Festival of Books! (aka: Detroit Bookfest)
  • Sunday, July 18, 2021
    • 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




May 2
  • 71st Michigan Antiquarian Book & Paper Show
  • The Midwest's Largest Book & Paper Show!!
  • Sunday May 2, 2021 - (Postponed from October 2020)
    • 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

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

April 25 - May 2
  • BOOKSTOCK - Used Book and Media Sale
  • Well Over 300,000 ITEMS!
  • Pre-sorted books and merchandise
    • Current fiction, children's books, biographies, cookbooks
    • Records, CD's and DVD's
    • Books on tape
    • Dozens of Categories
    • Special donation of NEW books by Detroit Free Press Publishing
      • Includes 6 different Detroit-related sports titles
  • April 25 to May 2, 2021
  • Pre-sale
    • Sunday April 25
      • 8:15 am to 11:00 am
      • $20 entry fee for first shot at the books
  • Regular Sale Hours - Admission free
    • Sunday April 25
      • 11 to 6pm
    • Monday-Saturday April 25 to May 1
      • 10 am to 9 pm
    • Sunday May 2
      • 11 to 6 pm
  • Great prices, 50¢ and up
  • Need more info? 248-645-7840 ext 365.
  • Click here to see our web site
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  • All proceeds benefit literacy and education.

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Jefferson City, MO

Canceled
Missouri River Regional Library and ABLE (Adult Basic Literacy Education)
at St. Martins Knights of Columbus Hall
537 Route T
573-634-2464

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


March
  • We are sad to announce that the March 2021 sale is canceled. Watch this spot for a return in 2022!

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St. Joseph, MO

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



April 1
  • Watch this spot for new details on the great book sale!

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Hendersonville, NC

SPRING SALE!!
Friends of Henderson County Library
at 1940 Spartanburg Hwy (Route 176)

(next door to Dollar General)


May

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Kennett Square, PA

Canceled
Unionville HS Gymnasium
750 Unionville Rd. (Rt. 82)
610-347-1600



Feb 20 - 21
  • We are sad to announce that the huge February 2021 Book Sale is Canceled. We hope to be back next year

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Lancaster, PA



Friends of Lancaster Public Library
NEW LOCATION
In the former Bon Ton building
Park City Mall
600 Park City Center
717-917-6228 (text preferred)




May 24 - 26 (VERIFIED)

  • NEW DATES! NEW LOCATION!
  • *** Please read below the PA rules regarding mandatory masks and distancing ***
  • 250,000+ Quality Used Books
    • Sorted into 40 categories including sets
  • Plus thousands of other items including
    • Vinyl records
    • Sheet music
    • Audio books
    • CDs and DVDs
  • Large Location - handicapped accessible
    • Over 1/2 books are priced at $2 for hardbacks & 50¢ for paperbacks - all categorized.
    • Other individually priced books $3 and up including some very nice collectibles.
    • Current fiction and nonfiction, will also be for sale. And, so much more!
  • All books offered are being sold for the first time - NO LEFTOVERS!
  • NEW DATES
    • Monday May 24, 7AM-8PM
    • Tuesday May 25, 9AM-8PM
    • Wednesday (half price day) May 26, 9AM-6PM
  • NO PREVIEW AND ADMISSION IS FREE TO ALL
  • Free Parking
  • There is a food court and several restaurants in the mall.
  • Credit Cards accepted
  • All proceeds benefit Lancaster Public Library and Friends.
  • *** The location isn’t the only thing that will be different about this year’s sale. Masks will be required, a maximum of 250 people in the space, social distancing in effect, etc… but it will go on (We will abide by whatever PA rules are in effect in May)! ***

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Fond du Lac, WI

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

Held in RECREATION BUILDING


May 13 - 16

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