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May, 2020
No sales to display for this month


June, 2020
1Lancaster, PAPostponed
2Jerseyville
5Troy
6Colfax
6-8HerrinCANCELED
8Glen EllynCANCELED
9-10Elgin
10-13NapervilleCANCELED
13Decatur
13Lansing
13-14Mundelein
20Troy
26-27Macomb
30AnnaCANCELED
?Bensenville
?Chicago
?Chicago
?Downers Grove
?Effingham
?Geneva
30GlencoeCANCELED
?Johnsburg
?Kalamazoo, MISummer Sale
?Midlothian
30PalatineCANCELED
?Springfield
?Winnetka
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Carbondale
Champaign
Chatham
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Freeport
Glenview
Gurnee
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La Grange Park
Lanark
Marengo
Moline
Pekin
Peoria

Quincy
Rock Island
Rockford
Rolling Meadows
Waukegan
Wilmette
Woodstock

Ongoing Sales

AddisonClosed until further notice
Algonquin
Alsip
Antioch
Aurora
Batavia
Belvidere
Berwyn
Bethany
Bloomingdale
Blue Island
Brookfield
Calumet City
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Grayslake
Harvey
Highwood
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Orland Park
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Palos Hills
Park Forest
Pecatonica
Peoria
Peru
Red Bud
Ridge Farm
Roselle
Round Lake
Salem
Stickney
Urbana
Villa Park
Westchester
Zion

Future Sales

July, 2020
3Troy
4Colfax
7Jerseyville
9-12AlgonquinCanceled
9-10Princeton
9-12Rolling MeadowsSummer Book Sale!
11Batavia
11Decatur
11Lansing
11-12Mundelein
11-15Newtown, CTCANCELED
11Park RidgeCANCELED
11Schaumburg
12Union
14-15Elgin
17-19Mount ProspectBig Sale
18Glen Ellyn
18-19Iowa City, IACheck This
18Troy
18-21Westport, CTCheck This
19Detroit, MIBook Fair
23-26Chicago
24-25GalenaCANCELED
29-30Ottawa
?Bourbonnais

August, 2020
1-2Arlington Heights
1Colfax
1-3Herrin
3-27St. Joseph
4Jerseyville
6-8Freeport
7-8Edwardsville
7-9North Aurora
7Troy
8Batavia
8Decatur
8Harwood Heights
8Lansing
8-9Mundelein
11-12Elgin
15Franklin Park
15Troy
17-19Lancaster, PABig Sale
20-22Loudon, TNBig Sale
22Harwood Heights
22-23Lincoln
22-24Urbana
23-30Livonia, MIBig Sale
?Elmhurst
?Oak Park
?Pinckneyville
?Plano
?Princeville
?Wheaton

September, 2020
1Jerseyville
4-19Hendersonville, NCBIG FALL SALE!!
4Troy
5Colfax
5Kewanee
5-6Yorkville
6-7Decatur
8-9Elgin
11-13Ann Arbor, MI68th Annual Sale!
12Batavia
12Harwood Heights
12Lansing
12-13Mundelein
12Schaumburg
18-20Lake Forest
19-20Glen Ellyn
19Troy
25-26Mokena
26Harwood Heights
?Belvidere
?Bloomingdale
?Charleston
?Chicago Ridge
?Deerfield
?Elgin
?Macomb
?Macomb
?Mascoutah
?Nashville
?Normal
?Paris

October, 2020
2-4New Orleans, LAExceptional
2-4North Riverside
2-17Red Bud
2Troy
3-4Cary
3Colfax
3-5Herrin
3Sterling
4Union
6Jerseyville
8-11Antioch
9-10Alton
10Batavia
10-12Chicago (Hyde Park)
10Decatur
10Harwood Heights
10Lansing
10-11Mundelein
13-14Elgin
17-18McHenry
17Troy
18Edwardsville
24-28Gainesville, FLBig Sale
24-25Park Ridge
25Lansing, MIBooks and Paper
?Anna
?Carbondale
?Cherry Valley
?Collinsville
?DeKalb
?Des Moines, IABig Sale
?Des Plaines
?East Dundee
?Galesburg
?Gillespie
?Glencoe
?Harwood Heights
?Jerseyville
?Lemont
?Lexington, KYBig Sale
?Lisle
?Mattoon
?Midlothian
?Oak BrookExceptional
?PalatineExceptional
?Palos Park
?Peoria
?Roselle
?Waukegan
?Western Springs
?Winnetka
?Winnetka

November, 2020
3Jerseyville
5-7Freeport
6-7Edwardsville
6Troy
7-8Arlington Heights
7Colfax
7Glen Ellyn
10-11Elgin
12-14Princeton
14Batavia
14Decatur
14Harwood Heights
14Lansing
14-15Mundelein
14Schaumburg
20-21Elgin
21Troy
27Glen Ellyn
28Effingham
28Harwood Heights
?Chicago
?Fox River Grove
?Johnsburg
?Park Ridge
?Urbana

December, 2020
1Jerseyville
4Troy
5Colfax
5Franklin Park
5-7Herrin
8-9Elgin
12Batavia
12Decatur
12Harwood Heights
12Lansing
12-13Mundelein
19Troy
26Harwood Heights
?Geneva

January, 2021
1Troy
2Colfax
5Jerseyville
9Batavia
9Decatur
9Harwood Heights
9Lansing
9-10Mundelein
9Schaumburg
12-13Elgin
16Troy
23Harwood Heights
29-30Crystal Lake
?Glen Ellyn
?Mokena
?Mount Prospect
?Springfield

February, 2021
2Jerseyville
5-6Edwardsville
5Troy
6-7Arlington Heights
6Colfax
6-8Herrin
9-10Elgin
12-13Alton
13Batavia
13Decatur
13Harwood Heights
13Lansing
13-14Mundelein
20Troy
27Harwood Heights
?Anna
?Beecher
?Breese
?Glencoe
?Highland Park
?Marine
?Midlothian
?Palatine

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Newtown, CT


CANCELED
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 11 - 15
  • Regretfully canceled for 2020.
  • Hoping to come back even bigger and better in 2021!
  • ------------------------------------------------------
  • OVER 120,000 BOOKS, CDs, DVDs, PUZZLES, GAMES, AND MORE!
  • High quality at great prices
  • July 11 to July 15 -- Come Celebrate our 45th ANNUAL BOOK SALE
    • Saturday, 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
      • $5 admission on Saturday only – Ages 18 and under FREE
      • Admission tickets go on sale Saturday morning at 7:00 a.m.
    • Sunday, 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
    • Monday, 9:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. - half price
    • Tuesday, 9:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. - $5 per standard-sized bag (provided free)
    • Wednesday, 9:00 a.m. to 12 noon (all items free)
  • The best organized sale anywhere
    • Rare, collectible and noteworthy signed books all in one room
    • All adult fiction categories alphabetized by author
    • Children's books sorted by reading levels, fiction and non-fiction, series, etc.
  • Over 90 book categories, including your favorites:
    • Adult Fiction: all the popular genres, including
      • Classic works to recent bestsellers
      • Mystery and Thriller
      • Poetry and Drama
      • Romance
      • Science Fiction, Fantasy
      • Graphic novels and Manga
    • Art, Cinema/Media and Photography
    • Children’s books
    • Computer software and books
    • Cooking, Crafts and Style, Gardening
    • History (American and World); War, Military and Espionage
    • Young Adult
  • Plus audiobooks, CDs, DVDs, & LP records (33s, 45s, 78s)—organized by genre
  • Discover, Visa & MasterCard Accepted
  • Unbeatable Amenities
    • Air-conditioning and plenty of on-site parking
    • Refreshments available (Saturday and Sunday)
    • Plus on Saturday
      • Two conveniently located secure holding areas for intended purchases
      • Two credit-card-only check-out stations
    • Scanners and personal electronic devices welcome in sales areas
    • Stockpiling and “clearing” not permitted
  • For further important sale information, visit boothbooksale.org

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Westport, CT


Friends of Westport Library
at Staples High School
70 North Avenue
203-291-4840



July 18 - 21
  • NEW LOCATION All indoors, air conditioned, and ample parking.
  • Details will follow, but start planning your travel itineraries now.

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Gainesville, FL


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

(Across from Sun Trust Bank)

Oct 24 - 28
  • FRIENDS OF THE LIBRARY FALL BOOK SALE
    • Celebrating Our 66th Year 1954-2020
  • Over Half a Million ITEMS - More than 60 Categories!
    • Books
    • Comics
    • Manga
    • Artwork
    • Posters
    • Puzzles
    • DVDs
    • Vinyl records
    • Sheet music, and much more.
  • October 24 to 28, 2020
    • Saturday, 9am to 6pm
    • Sunday, Noon to 6pm
    • Monday, Noon to 6pm
    • Tuesday, Noon to 6pm, everything 1/2 price
    • Wednesday, Noon to 6pm, everything 10 cents
  • Hundreds of thousands of books and other items have been sorted and priced. All have been donated by the greater Gainesville community.
  • Great Prices
    • Most regular prices 25 cents to $4
    • Tuesday: half price day; Wednesday: 10 cent day
    • Cash or check only - no plastic (an ATM is close by)
  • Collector's Corner is one of the areas that sets this sale apart. It has a selection of first editions, signed and rare books, vintage vinyl records, maps, artwork, and other collectible items.
  • Music Table: Large selection of sheet music for the classical guitarist and lots of piano tutors
  • Record Table: Very large selection of classical LPs, jazz CDs, 78rpms, and 45rpms records.
  • FOL Gainesville does not allow pre-buying of items. Everything, and everybody waits on that opening morning entry that is traditionally lead by our Scottish Bag Piper!
  • All profits are used for the Alachua County Library District and community literacy projects.
  • We do not allow electronic devices for scanning purposes. 
  • Check our website for Book Sale Procedures
  • Friends of the Library encourage shoppers to bring your own bags or boxes
  • Follow us facebook.com/FOLACLD and twitter.com/FOLACLD

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Des Moines, IA


Planned Parenthood BOOKSALE 2020
at Iowa State Fairgrounds
3000 East Grand Avenue
515-234-0414



Oct
  • Please visit the Book Sale website and stay tuned for the announcement of our fall dates for the Book Sale's 60th Anniversary.

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Iowa City, IA


Shelter House Book Sale
at Johnson County Fairgrounds
4261 Oak Crest Hill Road
Building C
319-351-0326

July 18 - 19
  • 2020 Annual Shelter House Used Book Sale
  • Presenting OVER 40,000 BOOKS!
    • All donated; 40% hardcover
    • Sorted by category for easy shopping!
  • Plus CDs, DVDs, and other media
  • •Rare and Antiquarian available
  • Wide range of subjects!
  • Great Prices! Books range from $0.50 to $3.00
  • July 18 & 19, 2020 (postponed from March)
  • Early Birds Preview:
    • Saturday 10:00 a.m. to 10:30 a.m., $10 entrance fee
  • Free Entry:
    • Saturday, 10:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
    • Sunday, Noon to 4:00 p.m.
  • Come early for best selection! Return later for best deals!
  • No buyer restrictions. Scanners allowed. Books have NOT been picked over (except to discard mildewed, damaged, otherwise unsaleable books)
  • Please Note the Address: Building C, Johnson County Fairgrounds, 4261 Oak Crest Hill Road, Iowa City
    • Plenty of on-site parking
  • Cash, check and credit cards accepted
  • All proceeds support Shelter House,a non-profit organization that has provided safe shelter and helped people improve the quality of their lives as they move beyond homelessness since 1983.

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Addison, IL


Closed until further notice
SCARCE (School & Community Assistance for Recycling & Composting Education)
800 South Rohlwing Road
630-545-9710




March 20 - Dec 31 Ongoing
  • Tue, Fri 9-noon; also 2nd & 4th Sats of month 9-noon. Closed holidays
  • 2,000 books; 100% donated; 50% hardcover; sorted; no buyer restrictions; plus vinyl records; paperbacks 3/$1-$1; hardcovers $1
  • Some books removed to sell online
  • Credit cards accepted

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Algonquin, IL

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

July 9 - 12
  • 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



Oct 9 - 10; Feb 12 - 13, 2021
  • 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 30 (CANCELED); Oct; Feb
  • 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 8 - 11
  • 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
Arlington Heights, IL

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

Aug 1 - 2; Nov 7 - 8; Feb 6 - 7, 2021
  • Sat 9-4:30, Sun 11-4:30 (adults); Children's sale 11-3:30
  • Preview: Fri 6-9pm, Friends; entry numbers available to members beginning at 9am. join at door: 6pm
  • 75,000 books; 80% donated; 56% hardcover; includes DVDs, records, CDs, tapes; paperbacks .50-$1; hardcovers $2; trade pb $2; teachers: 25% off, must show ID. Adult Sale: Half-Price DVDs, CDs, Vinyl records, VHS. Children's sake: Sunday $5/bag
  • Silent Auction Fri 6-9, Sat 9-2
    No scanners, cell phones, computers, etc.
Aurora, IL

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

Ongoing
  • Library hours
Batavia, IL

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



July 11; Aug 8; Sept 12; Oct 10; Nov 14; Dec 12; Jan 9, 2021; Feb 13, 2021
  • Sat 9:15-4. The fire marshal limits shoppers to 36 at a time; numbers given out at 8:45.
  • 10,000 books; 90% donated; 60% hardcover; sorted; no buyer restrictions; plus media, collectibles, coffee table, first eds, etc.; paperbacks .50-$1; hardcovers $1; children's .50; DVDs $1
  • Some books removed & sold online


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

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

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

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



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




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
Breese, IL

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



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

Brookfield Public Library
3609 Grand Ave
708-485-6917



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

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

Ongoing
Carbondale, IL

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

(Enter parking lot on Monroe St)

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 3 - 4
  • 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)



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
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
  • 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.
312-255-3501

July 23 - 26
  • Thu, Fri: noon-8; Sat, Sun 10-6
  • Preview: Wed 4-8pm, associates at $100+ level. Anyone interested in joining our Associates (and gaining access to Preview Night) can call (312) 255-3599
  • 120,000 books; 100% donated; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; Most $3; Sun half price (some .25)
  • No visitor parking lot; limited parking on area streets (restrictions apply, so read signs. Garage parking in neighborhood. Validated parking at 100 W Chestnut St (enter on Clark))
Chicago, IL

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



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

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

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

Nov
  • Wed, Thu 8am-10:45pm, Fri 8-6
  • 3,000+ books; 100% donated; 40% hardcover; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; $1-$2
  • Make checks out to "NEIU Foundation"
Chicago, IL

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



June

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

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

Ongoing
Chicago (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 10 - 12
  • 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)



June 6; July 4; Aug 1; Sept 5; Oct 3; Nov 7; Dec 5; Jan 2, 2021; Feb 6, 2021
  • 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
  • Fri, Sat 9-5
  • Preview: Thu 5-8pm, $5 fee
  • 2,000+ books; 100% donated; 50% hardcover; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; $5/bag, $10/box
Crystal Lake, IL

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



Jan 29 - 30, 2021
  • Fri 9-7, Sat 9-4
  • Preview: Wed prior 3-7 pm, Friends; join at door $5
  • 10,000+ books; 100% donated; 50% hardcover; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; children's .50; adult books $1
  • Credit cards accepted
Crystal Lake, IL

Environmental Defenders of McHenry County
at Algonquin Township Road District Garage
3702 US Rte 14



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

Founders Memorial Library
Northern Illinois University
815-753-9838

Ongoing
Decatur, IL

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



Sept 6 - 7
  • 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 13; July 11; Aug 8; Oct 10; Nov 14; Dec 12; Jan 9, 2021; Feb 13, 2021
  • 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

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
Des Plaines, IL

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

Downtown, just south of Metra train station

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

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

Aug 7 - 8; Nov 6 - 7; Feb 5 - 6, 2021
  • Fri 5-8pm, Sat 9-3
  • 20,000+ books; 100% donated; 60% hardcover; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; Most .25-$3
  • This sale will likely use a reservation system; plans TBA
Edwardsville, IL

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

Oct 18
  • 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; Nov 28
  • Sat 9-2
  • 5,000 books; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; .50 and up
Elburn, IL


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


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

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



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
Elgin, IL

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

June 9 - 10; July 14 - 15; Aug 11 - 12; Sept 8 - 9; Oct 13 - 14; Nov 10 - 11; Dec 8 - 9; Jan 12 - 13, 2021; Feb 9 - 10, 2021
  • Tue, Wed 2-4
  • Books, records, tapes, cds
Elgin, IL

Northwest Bible Baptist Church
9N889 Nesler Rd



Nov 20 - 21
  • Fri 4-8, Sat 9-4
  • 2,500 books; 100% donated; 30% hardcover; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; .50
  • Credit cards accepted
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

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

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


Ongoing
  • Library hours
Frankfort, IL


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




Ongoing
  • Library hours
Franklin Park, IL

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

Aug 15; Dec 5
  • Sat 10-3
  • 2,000 books; 25% donated; 70% hardcover; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; paperbacks .50; hardcovers $1


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



Aug 6 - 8; Nov 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.
Galena, IL

Galena Public Library
at Galena Middle School
1230 Franklin St,
815-777-0200

July 24 - 25 (CANCELED)
  • Fri 9-7, Sat 9-1
Galesburg, IL

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

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; Dec
  • 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



June 8 (CANCELED)
  • Mon 7pm-8:30pm
  • Held during Ice Cream Social


July 18; Nov 7; Jan
  • Sat 9-2
  • 5,000 books; 97% donated; 50% hardcover; sorted; no buyer restrictions; paperbacks .25; hardcovers $1; trade pb $1; Media $1
  • Antique/collectible books half of online prices


Sept 19 - 20
  • Sat 9-2, Sun 1-4
  • 5,000 books; 98% donated; 50% hardcover; sorted; no buyer restrictions; paperbacks .25; hardcovers $1; trade pb $1; Media $1. Sun $5/bag


Nov 27
  • Fri noon-4:30
  • 5,000 books; 97% donated; 50% hardcover; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; paperbacks .25; hardcovers $1; trade pb $1
  • Held during Holiday Walk
Glencoe, IL

Glencoe Public Library
320 Park Ave
847-835-5056

June 30 (CANCELED); Oct; Feb
  • 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.
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
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

Aug 8; Aug 22; Sept 12; Sept 26; Oct 10; Nov 14; Nov 28; Dec 12; Dec 26; Jan 9, 2021; Jan 23, 2021; Feb 13, 2021; Feb 27, 2021
  • 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



June 6 - 8 (CANCELED); Aug 1 - 3; Oct 3 - 5; Dec 5 - 7; Feb 6 - 8, 2021
  • 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
Highland Park, IL

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

(Enter through synagogue office doors)


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

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



Ongoing
Hinsdale, IL

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

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

Homewood Public Library
17917 Dixie Hwy
708-799-9055

Bookstore
  • Sat 10-4
Huntley, IL


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


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

Indian Head Park Heritage Center
6250 S. Wolf Rd



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

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



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

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

June 2; July 7; Aug 4; Sept 1; Oct 6; Nov 3; Dec 1; Jan 5, 2021; Feb 2, 2021
  • Tue 8:30am-8:30pm
  • $3/bag


Oct
  • 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; Nov
  • 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 5
  • 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 18 - 20

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



June 13; July 11; Aug 8; Sept 12; Oct 10; Nov 14; Dec 12; Jan 9, 2021; Feb 13, 2021
  • 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 22 - 23
  • Sat 9-5, Sun 10-2
  • 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



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 26 - 27
  • 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

Bookstore
  • Mon-Thu 9-8, Fri, Sat 9-5, Sun (Sep-May) 1-3
  • 1,200 books; 50% donated; 75% hardcover; sorted; paperbacks .25; hardcovers .50; children's .10; CDs, DVDs, audiobooks $1
  • Not picked over; no restrictions
Marine, IL

Charles Gravius Memorial Library
202 E. Silver St.



Feb
  • 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

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

McHenry Public Library
809 Front St
815-385-0036

North Parking Lot, Entrance B


Oct 17 - 18
  • 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.
  • *Oct: Must join by Sept 30 to attend preview


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; Oct; Feb
  • 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

Sept 25 - 26; Jan
  • 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

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Mount Prospect, IL


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



July 17 - 19
  • Friends of Mount Prospect Public Library present another giant sale!
  • 35,000 Books!
    • 90% donated; 60% hardcover
  • Plus:  CDs, DVDs, records, books on CD/tape, games and puzzles!
  • All CDs, DVDs, books on CD will be "buy one, get one free" in the Better Book Room.
  • All books over $0.25: Nonfiction books are categorized. Fiction books are categorized and alphabetized.
  • Friends Preview Sale July 17
    • Friday, 6:30-9:30pm
    • Not a member yet? Join the Friends at the door for $5/yr and attend the Friday Sale
  • General Public Sale July 18 and 19
    • Saturday, 9am to 4:30pm
    • Sunday, noon to 4pm
  • Great Prices
    • Books .25-$10 (Rare/autographed higher)
    • DVD's now $1.00 each. CDs $0.50 each.
  • Books were not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions.
  • Scanners welcome
  • Handcarts available
  • Credit cards accepted. (There is a $2 convenience fee for purchase under $100, $5 fee for purchase over $100.)
  • Ample free parking.
  • For more information contact: fofmppl@gmail.com
  • Watch for the next big sale: October 16 to 18!


Jan

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Mundelein, IL

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

June 13 - 14; July 11 - 12; Aug 8 - 9; Sept 12 - 13; Oct 10 - 11; Nov 14 - 15; Dec 12 - 13; Jan 9 - 10, 2021; Feb 13 - 14, 2021
  • 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 10 - 13 (CANCELED)
  • 51st Annual Used Book and Media Sale
  • Proceeds benefit AAUW scholarships, fellowships and other programs to advance equity for women and girls
    • Wed, June 10, 6 – 9 pm >> SNEAK PEEK $10 Entry (numbers given starting 4 pm)
    • Thu & Fri, June 11 & 12, 9 am – 8 pm >> FREE ADMISSION 
    • Fri, 5 – 8 pm >> TEACHER DISCOUNT NIGHT
      • Teachers with proof of school affiliation receive 50% off (except Fab Finds)
    • Sat, June 13, 9 am – 12:30 pm >> CLOSEOUT
      • Everything ½ price or $10 a bag (Fab Finds ½ price only)
  • Over 45,000 adult and children’s books plus CDs, DVDs, vinyl records
  • All items locally donated. Sorted into categories!
  • Of special interest this year – military history, cookbook collection 
  • Most priced $1 - $2 
  • Fab Finds $5 & Up individually priced
  • Cash, checks and credit cards accepted
  • Scanners allowed
  • Free parking!
  • Information: aauwnaper@gmail.com, http://naperville-il.aauw.net
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



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
  • Fall Fest
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 7 - 9
  • 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

Oct 2 - 4
  • 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

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Oak Brook, IL


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



Oct
  • Rescheduled from April - Watch this spot for the new dates!
  • FRIENDS OF THE OAK BROOK PUBLIC LIBRARY USED BOOK SALE
  • THOUSANDS of BOOKS in extraordinary condition, extremely well organized, very affordably priced
    • 7,500 items - books, audiotapes, CDs, DVDs
  • Showcase Offerings: Special selection of books, in lobby display cases, dates TBA
  • October, 2020 (Dates TBA)
  • Thursday, 10am to 8pm
    • 10 am to 2 pm: 
      • $5 charge per person
      • $10 charge for admission with any electronic scanning device from 10 am to 2 pm
    • 2 pm to 8 pm: free admission
  • Friday, 9:30 am to 4:30 pm, free admission
  • Saturday, 9:30 am to 3 pm, free admission
  • Great Prices generally range from 50 cents to $1
    • Cash and checks accepted
  • Books were NOT picked over!
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 29 - 30
  • Wed 7-7, Thu 7-4

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Palatine, IL


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

June 30 (CANCELED); Oct; Feb

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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

July 11 (CANCELED)
  • Pop up sale
  • Taste of Park Ridge


Oct 24 - 25; Nov
  • Sat 9-3, Sun noon-2
  • Preview: Fri 4-7pm, Friends; join at door
  • 7,000 books; 50% donated; 80% hardcover; sorted; not 'picked over'; .50-$6; Sun half price
  • No cell phones or electronics
Pecatonica, IL

Pecatonica Public Library
400 W. 7th



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

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



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

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

Ongoing
Peoria, IL

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

(Book Court: Lobby and Lower Level)


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

July 9 - 10
  • Thu 10-8, Fri 10-5
  • 8,000 books; 98% donated; 60% hardcover; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; .50 - $5


Nov 12 - 14
  • Thu 10-8, Fri 10-5, Sat 10-2
  • Preview: MARCH SALE ONLY: Wed 4-7pm, Friends. Must pay dues by Fri prior; may NOT join at the door
  • 8,000 books; 98% donated; 60% hardcover; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; .50 - $5; Sat bag day
Princeville, IL

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

Aug
  • Library Hours
  • 2,000 books; 70% donated; 50% 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
Red Bud, IL

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

Oct 2 - 17
  • 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

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Rolling Meadows, IL

Summer Book Sale!
Rolling Meadows Library
3110 Martin Lane
847-259-6050

July 9 - 12
  • FRIENDS OF THE ROLLING MEADOWS LIBRARY SUMMER BOOK SALE
  • Featuring 9,000 BOOKS!
    • Books donated from the community and from the library
  • PLUS
    • CD's, DVD's
    • Videos, cassettes, records
    • Comic books
  • All at bargain prices!
  • July 9 to 12, 2020
  • Pre-Sale ($5 entrance fee - all may attend)
    • Thursday, 6:30 – 8:30 PM
  • Regular Sale
    • Friday, 9:00 AM to 8:30 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 $1; Paperbacks .50
    • DVD's $2
    • cassettes & records $.25
    • 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
Roselle, IL

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

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
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

July 11; Sept 12; Nov 14; Jan 9, 2021
  • 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


Jan
  • Sat 10-2
  • Preview: Fri 4-6pm, Friends; join at door
  • 2,500 books; 100% donated; 50% hardcover; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; paperbacks .50; hardcovers $2; CDs, DVDs, Xbox, WII games $1
St. Joseph, IL

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



Aug 3 - 27
  • 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
Sterling, IL

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

Oct 3
  • 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

June 5; June 20; July 3; July 18; Aug 7; Aug 15; Sept 4; Sept 19; Oct 2; Oct 17; Nov 6; Nov 21; Dec 4; Dec 19; Jan 1, 2021; Jan 16, 2021; Feb 5, 2021; Feb 20, 2021
  • 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 12
  • 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


Oct 4
  • Sun 10-4
  • Thousands of books; 100% donated; 35% hardcover; sorted; no buyer restrictions; paperbacks .50; hardcovers $1; children-teen: .50
  • Includes hundreds of antique/rare books, many from 1800s $5 and up
  • Cider Fest, white elephant sale, bake sale, cider/donuts, entertainment, pioneer demos,civil war encampment, etc. Free museum admission.
Urbana, IL

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



Aug 22 - 24; Nov
  • 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
Villa Park, IL

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

Ongoing
  • During Library hours
Waukegan, IL

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



Oct

Watch this spot for the next great sale!

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

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

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

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

Oct
  • 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

Oct
  • Sat 8-2
  • "Thousands" of books; plus CDs, DVDs records
  • Rummage sale
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 5 - 6
  • 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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Lexington, KY


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



Oct

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New Orleans, LA


Symphony Book Fair
UNO Lakefront Arena
6801 Franklin Avenue
504-861-2004



Oct 2 - 4
  • The 68th Annual Symphony BookFair is coming up!
  • 2020 New Orleans Symphony BookFair Sale
  • More than 80,000 BOOKS, plus Media & Art
    • Hardbacks, Paperbacks, Art and Coffee Table Books, Collectibles, History, Cookbooks, Classics, Foreign, etc.
    • Large Collection of Books on the South
    • Children's and Teen Books
    • CDs, DVDs, and Vinyl Records
    • Games and Puzzles
    • Framed and Unframed Art, Posters, Fine Art, Maps, and Frames
  • Sorted into over 50 nonfiction and fiction categories
  • Fabulous Finds Table: Many rare, vintage & better books!
  • 100% Donated
  • Plenty of Free Parking
  • Great Prices: (unless priced as marked)
    • Hardbound $2-6, Paperbacks $1- 2, Children's .75 to $3
    • Music CDs $2, Audiobooks $1-5, DVDs $3
  • October 2, 3 and 4, 2020
    • Friday: Preview Sale: 9am to 3pm: $15 Admission
      • Free admission 3:00 to 8:00pm.
    • Saturday: Free admission 9:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m.
    • Sunday: Free admission 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
    • Cash and credits cards accepted
    • www.symphonybookfair, Facebook: www.facebook.com/symphonybookfair/
  • Proceeds benefit the Louisiana Philharmonic Orchestra

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Ann Arbor, MI

68th Annual Sale!
AAUW, Ann Arbor Branch
Annual Used Book Sale
at Washtenaw Community College
Morris Lawrence Building
4800 East Huron River Drive
844-973-6287



Sept 11 - 13

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Detroit, MI


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

Detroit Book Festival




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

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Kalamazoo, MI

Summer Sale
Friends of the Kalamazoo Public Library
315 South Rose Street
269-553-7820



June

Summer Bag Sale: dates to be announced

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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 25
  • 71st Michigan Antiquarian Book & Paper Show
  • The Midwest's Largest Book & Paper Show!!
  • Sunday October 25, 2020 - Postponed from April
    • 9:30am to 5:00pm
    • Admission is $5, children 13 and under free.
  • Averaging over 70 dealers from the midwest and around the country offering MORE THAN A MILLION ITEMS FOR SALE!
    First Editions
    Autographs
    Illustrated Books
    Maps
    Science Fiction
    Sheet Music
    Sports Programs
    Children's Books
    Michigan History
    Travel
    Vintage Magazines
    Civil War
    Rare Books
    Americana
    Photographs
    Fine Bindings
    Mysteries
    Ephemera
    Literature
    Cookbooks
    Ads
    Postcards
    Art
    Private Press
    Trade Cards
    Sciences
    Film
    Prints & Posters
  • Questions? Email mmabda@curiousbooks.com or call 517-332-0112.
  • Presented by Mid-Michigan Antiquarian Book Dealers Association
  • For directions and a map visit us at curiousbooks.com/shows.html

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Livonia, MI


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

Aug 23 - 30
  • 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
    • Books are NOT picked over before the sale, and there is no limit!
  • August 23 to 30,  2020
  • Pre-sale
    • August 23 , 8:15 am to 11:00 am
      • $20 entry fee for first shot at the books
  • Regular Sale Hours - Admission free
    • August 23 , 11 to 6pm
    • Monday-Saturday August 24 to 29, 10 am to 9 pm
    • Sunday August 30, 11 to 6 pm
  • Great prices, 50¢ and up
  • TEACHER APPRECIATION - 50% DISCOUNT FOR TEACHERS WITH A VALID I.D. Monday, August 24 & Tuesday, August 25 : 3 - 9 pm
  • POCKET PAPERBACK PALOOZA! 12 POCKET PAPERBACKS FOR $5 Wednesday, August 26 : 10 am - 9 pm
  • BOOKBUSTER SPECIAL DAYS - BUY 3, GET 4TH FREE* (*least expensive item) Thursday, August 27 & Friday, August 28 : 3 - 9 pm Spend $25 or more and your name will be entered in a special sports drawing
  • COOKSTOCK - 50% OFF ALL COOKBOOKS Saturday, August 29 : 10 am -9 pm
  • FINAL DAY OF SALE - ALL BOOKS AND MEDIA 1/2 OFF
  • Need more info? 248-645-7840 ext 365.
  • Click here to see our web site
  • Click here to see us on Facebook
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  • All proceeds benefit literacy and education.

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Hendersonville, NC

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

(next door to Dollar General)


Sept 4 - 19
  • September Book Sale!
  • September 4 , 10:00am - 4:00pm 
    • Member Day
  • September 5, 10:00am - 4:00pm
    • Full Price
  • September 11,12, 10:00am - 4:00pm           
    • Half Price
  • September 19, 10:00am - 4:00pm           
    • Box Day
  • More Details to Come - Watch This Spot)

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Lancaster, PA

Postponed
Friends of Lancaster Public Library
at Franklin and Marshall College
Alumni Sports and Fitness Center
929 Harrisburg Pike
(for campus map see www.fandm.edu/visit
717-295-1950



June 1
  • June Sale is Postponed. See the new details below!


Aug 17 - 19
  • 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 books $3 and up with some very nice collectibles.
  • All books offered are being sold for the first time - NO LEFTOVERS!
  • NEW Dates and Time for 2020 are:
    • Monday August 17, 7AM-8PM
    • Tuesday August 18, 9AM-8PM
    • Wednesday (half price day) August 19, 9AM-6PM
  • NO PREVIEW AND ADMISSION IS FREE TO ALL
  • Free Parking
  • Snack Bar available
  • Credit Cards accepted
  • All proceeds benefit Lancaster Public Library and Friends.

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Loudon, TN


Friends of Tellico Village Library
at Tellico Village Community Church
Christian Life Center
130 Chota Ctr



Aug 20 - 22
  • Friends Annual Book Sale!!
  • Presenting Over 10,000 Books!
  • 98% donated. 50% hardcover.
  • Sorted into categories for easy shopping
  • You'll also find:
    • DVDs
    • Books on CD
    • Puzzles
    • Games
  • August 20 to 22, 2020
    • Friends Preview:
      • Thursday, 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm
      • Not a Friend? Join at the door!
    • Public Sale:
      • Friday, 9:00 am to 6:00 pm
      • Saturday, 9:00 am to 1:00 pm
  • Great Prices: $1 to $2
    • Plus "Specials"
  • Not "picked over". No buyer restrictions.
  • Credit cards accepted



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