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October, 2017
19-23St. Joseph, MOBig Fall Sale!
20-22DeKalb
20-22Mount Prospect35,000 Books!
20-22PalatineExceptional
21-22Carbondale
21-29Cherry Valley
21-25Gainesville, FLBig Sale
21-23Glencoe
21-22McHenry
21-22Western Springs
22Lansing, MIBooks and Paper
26-29Golden, COBig Sale
26-29Lexington, KYBig Sale
27-11/4PlanoCheck This
28-29Arlington Heights
30-11/4Green Bay, WIOver 100,000 Books!
?Lemont
?Mattoon
?Peoria
?Vandalia
?Winnetka
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November, 2017
2-5AlgonquinExceptional
2-3Fox River Grove
2-4Freeport
2-5Greenwich, CTExceptional
2-5NormalExceptional
3-5Cedar Rapids, IABig Sale
3-4Charleston
3-4Coralville, IABig Sale
3-4Edwardsville
3Troy
3-4WaukeganBig Sale
4Colfax
4Decatur
4-5O'Fallon
4-5Ottawa
4-5Park Ridge
4Wauconda
7Jerseyville
9-11Lake Villa
10-18Indianapolis, INCheck This
11Batavia
11Glen Ellyn
11Harwood Heights
11Lansing
11-12Mundelein
11Schaumburg
14-15Elgin
16-19Rolling Meadows
17-20Urbana
18Troy
24Glen Ellyn
25Effingham
25Harwood Heights
?Morrison

December, 2017
1-4Terre Haute, INHoliday Sale
1Troy
2Colfax
2Des Plaines
2-4Herrin
2-3Ottawa
2Palos Heights
2Wauconda
5Jerseyville
9Batavia
9Decatur
9Harwood Heights
9Lansing
9Mount Prospect
9-10Mundelein
12-13Elgin
16Troy
?Geneva

January, 2018
2Jerseyville
5Troy
6Colfax
6-7Ottawa
6Wauconda
9-10Elgin
12-14St. Louis, MOBig Sale
13Batavia
13Decatur
13Harwood Heights
13Lansing
13-14Mundelein
13Schaumburg
20Troy
26-27Crystal Lake
26-27Mokena
27Harwood Heights
?Glen Ellyn
?Springfield

February, 2018
2-3Edwardsville
2Troy
3-4Arlington Heights
3Colfax
3-5Herrin
3Midlothian
3-4Ottawa
3Wauconda
6Jerseyville
9-10Alton
10Batavia
10Decatur
10Harwood Heights
10Lansing
10-11Mundelein
13-14Elgin
17Troy
24Harwood Heights
?Anna
?Beecher
?Breese
?Charleston
?Glencoe
?Mount Prospect

March, 2018
1-2Kingsport, TNBig Sale
2Troy
3Colfax
3-4Ottawa
3Wauconda
6Jerseyville
10Batavia
10-11Bloomingdale
10Decatur
10Harwood Heights
10Lansing
10-11Mundelein
10Schaumburg
13-14Elgin
15-18Fond du Lac, WI57th Annual Sale
17Troy
24Harwood Heights
?Carbondale
?East Dundee
?Evanston
?Fairview Heights
?Glen Ellyn
?Normal
31-4/1Ottawa
?Paris

April, 2018
5-9Urbana
6Troy
7Colfax
7-9Herrin
7Sterling
7Wauconda
10-11Elgin
11Charleston
14Batavia
14Decatur
14Harwood Heights
14Lansing
14-15Mundelein
21-22Cary
21Troy
22-29Livonia, MIBOOKSTOCK!
28-29Arlington Heights
28Harwood Heights
28Quincy
?Belvidere
?Collinsville
?Crystal Lake
?DeKalb
?Fox River Grove
?Grayslake
?Hampshire
?Jerseyville
?Lemont
?Mascoutah
?Nashville
?North Riverside
?Oak Brook
?Roselle
?Saint Charles
?Urbana
?Washington
?Western Springs

May, 2018
1Jerseyville
4-5Edwardsville
4-19Red Bud
4Troy
5Colfax
5-6Ottawa
5-6Park Ridge
5Wauconda
8-9Elgin
11-12Alton
11-12Mokena
12Batavia
12Decatur
12Harwood Heights
12Lansing
12-13Mundelein
12Schaumburg
19Troy
26Harwood Heights
?Belleville
?Brookfield
?Charleston
?Evanston
?Galesburg
?Glen Ellyn
?Glen Ellyn
31-6/2Granite City
?Lisle
?Winnetka

June, 2018
1Troy
2Colfax
2-4Herrin
2Midlothian
2-3Ottawa
2Wauconda
5Jerseyville
8-10York, PABook Nook Bonanza
9Decatur
9Harwood Heights
9Lansing
9-10Mundelein
12-13Elgin
16Troy
18ChicagoBook Fair
22-23Macomb
23Harwood Heights
?Anna
?Downers Grove
?Effingham
?Evanston
?Geneva
?Glen Ellyn
?Glencoe
?Johnsburg
?Naperville
30-7/1Ottawa
?Winnetka

July, 2018
3Jerseyville
6Troy
7Colfax
7Wauconda
8Union
10-11Elgin
14Batavia
14Decatur
14Harwood Heights
14Lansing
14-15Mundelein
14Schaumburg
21Troy
26-29Chicago
27-28Oak Park
28Harwood Heights
?Bourbonnais
?Glen Ellyn

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Golden, CO



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

A Whale of a Sale





Oct 26 - 29
  • Friends of the Jefferson County Public Library
    • 2017 FALL WHALE OF A USED BOOK SALE!
  • 80,000 Sorted Books!
    • Hardbounds
    • Paperbacks
    • Children's and Teen Books
    • CDs, DVDs, Records, Tapes, Maps
    • Separated into over 30 nonfiction and fiction categories
    • Curiosity Corner: Hundreds of vintage & better books!
  • Great Prices:
    • Hardbound $3, Paperbacks $1 to $2, Children's .50 to $1
    • Music CDs $1, Audiobooks $3, DVDs $2.50
    • Sunday is Bag Day: $6/bag of books (be eco-friendly - bring your own grocery size cloth bag)
    • Better books and collectibles as marked
  • October 26 to 29, 2017
    • Preview Night
      • Thursday, 6p.m. to 8:30 p.m.
      • Friends of the Jefferson County Library are invited to get an exclusive first peek at the Whale Sale. Must be a current Friend of the Jefferson County Public Library
      • Join at the door
    • Early Open
      • Friday, 8 a.m. - 9 a.m. Fee $10
    • Free and Open to the Public
      • Friday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
      • Saturday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m;  Half Price for Jeffco employees, educators and Friends of JCPL with ID
      • Sunday, 11a.m. to 3p.m. - Bag Day $6!**
  • *Friends Half Price Day: Saturday, 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. Another perk for Friends of JCPL--get half price on books all day Saturday. (Does not include items in Bert's Weathered and Treasured.)
  • **Bag Day: Sunday, 11 .m. to 3 p.m. One of the best bargains in town: One bag of books starting at just $6 (for a grocery-sized, plastic bag).
  • Visit www.jeffcolibraryfoundation.org for more information
  • Proceeds benefit children's and teen literacy programs funded by the Jefferson County Library Foundation

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Greenwich, CT


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

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


Nov 2 - 5
  • Nearly 25,000 ITEMS!
  • Sorted into over 30 categories
    • Loads of quality fiction and nonfiction
  • Featuring:
    • Especially HUGE collections of
      • Finance/business publications
      • A large personal library of Gardening books
      • Classics/Literature
  • An entire room of Children's Books priced at $1.00 or less
  • Large assortment of gift worthy specials all priced at $10 including large art books
  • All CDs & DVDs only $1 each
  • Our sale is an incredible bargain - with all of the books of each type priced the same...unlike other sales that price books individually! What a deal!
  • November 2nd
    • THURSDAY NIGHT PREVIEW Sale – First picks of our amazing selection - $20 Entrance Fee
    • Preview Sale – 5:30pm to 8:30pm
    • Hardcovers $3, Paperbacks $2, small paperbacks $1
  • November 3rd
    • FRIDAY General  Sale Free Admission
    • 5:30pm to 8:00pm
    • All regular fiction & non-fiction books priced at $3 or less
  • November 4th
    • SATURDAY General Sale Free Admission
    • 9:00a - 4:00pm
  • November 5th
    • SUNDAY: Bargain hunter's delight "bag and box" sale: $4/bag (we provide), $7/box or 2 boxes/$12
    • noon - 4:00pm
  • Books are not picked over and there are no buyer restrictions.
  • For info/questions, contact (203) 531-0426
  • Entrance to the sale is behind church, beside 55 William St West, Greenwich, CT

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Gainesville, FL


Friends of the Library Book House
430 North Main St.
352-375-1676
www.folacld.org

(Across from Sun Trust Bank)

Oct 21 - 25
  • Largest Book Sale of its kind in Florida!
  • Over Half a Million ITEMS!
    • Books
    • CDs, LPs
    • Games, Puzzles
    • DVDs, Audio, Video
    • Paintings, posters, prints
    • Magazines
  • October 21 to 25
    • Saturday, Oct 21, 9-6
    • Sunday to Wednesday, Noon-6
  • Hundreds of thousands of books and other items have been sorted and priced. Most have been donated by the greater Gainesville community.
  • Books can be found in many categories: history, politics, religion, literature, travel, fiction, foreign language, philosophy, literature, sociology, textbooks, large-print books.
  • Collector's Corner is one of the areas that sets this sale apart. It contains a selection of art, first editions, signed and rare books.
  • The following is a short list of first editions, signed, and rare books that can be found at the Collector’s Corner this fall:
    • Plea of a Negro Soldier and a Hundred Other Poems, by Charles Fred White, signed,1908.
    • Glory for Me, by MacKinlay Kantor,1st edition,1945 – a novel in blank verse later made into the Academy Award winning movie “Best Years of Our Lives.”
    • A history of the Campaigns of 1870 and 1781 in the Southern Provinces of North America, by Lieutenant-Colonel Tarlenton, printed for T Cardel, in the Strand, London, 1787.
    • The Life of Alexander Hamilton – 2 volumes, by John T. Morse,1st edition, Little Brown, 1876.
    • Recollections and Letters of Robert E. Lee, by his son Captain Robert E. Lee, 1st printing, 1904.
    • Memoirs of Gen. W. T. Sherman – 2 volumes, written by himself, 4th revised edition, 1892.
    • Navajo Taboos, by Ernie Bulow and Tony Hillerman, with art by Ernest Franklin, signed by authors and artist,1991.
    • Florida’s Highwaymen, Legendary Landscapes, by Bob Beaty, 2005.
    • A Thousand-Mile Walk to the Gulf, Houghton Mifflin Co,1st edition, printed November 1916.
    • The Edge of the Sea, by Rachel Carson, Houghton Mifflin Co,1st edition,1st printing September 1955.
    • Thomas Jefferson’s Garden Book 1766-1824, by Edwin Morris Betts, 1944.
    • The Secret of Salvador Dali, by Dali, 1st edition,1942. Snuff Bottles of China, limited edition #128/500, in slipcase, signed by author.
  • Also: Records: Bo Didley “a Twister” VG condition; Bob Dylan “Self-portrait” VG+ condition; The Duals “Stick Shift, 1961, VG condition; The 5 Satins, “Sing” 1957, VG+ condition. John Coltrane Quartet “Ballads” 1963, VG condition.
  • Miscellaneous: maps, vintage magazines, post card, ephemera, post cards, and much more! And at the Music Table: A large selection of sheet music. Record Table: A very large selection of classical music records.
  • Find the complete list for the Collector’s Corner items HERE
  • 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)
  • 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
  • For more information visit www.folacld.org or call 352-375-1676

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Cedar Rapids, IA


Friends of Cedar Rapids Public Library
at Cherry Bldg
329 10th Ave SE



Nov 3 - 5
  • Friends of the Cedar Rapids Public Library
  • Annual Fall Book Sale
  • 2 Floors of Books and Media!
    • Most paperback books $1.00
    • Most hardback books $2.00
    • Most children's books $1.00
    • Most media $1.00-$3.00
    • Sunday - fill a box for $8.00
  • November 3 to 5, 2017
    • Friday, November 3 - 10:00-6:00
    • Saturday, November 4 - 10:00-5:00
    • Sunday, November 5 - 10:00-12:00
      • Sunday is the box sale
  • *Excellent Collectible Section with individually priced books
  • *Holding area for large purchases
  • Volunteers available to help take purchases to patron vehicles
  • *Free Admission
  • We accept cash, checks and credit card
  • Proceeds from the sale are used to help funds literacy programs at the Cedar Rapids Public Library.

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Coralville, IA


Friends of Coralville Public Library
1401 5th Street
319-248-1850

Nov 3 - 4
  • FRIENDS OF CORALVILLE PUBLIC LIBRARY PRESENT ANOTHER GREAT BOOK SALE!
  • Offering buyers a broad range of reading material!
    • Friday 1:30 to 5:30
    • Saturday 9:00 to 3:00
  • Members get in an hour early, at 12:30 pm, on Friday for first pick at the sales.
  • Presenting OVER 8,000 BOOKS!
    • 75% donated. 25% library withdrawals.
    • 60% hardcover; sorted by type.
  • Great Prices:
    • Most hardcover books $2.00 on Friday & $1.00 on Saturday
    • Most paperback books $1.00 on Friday & $ .50 on Saturday
    • Audiovisual materials are 50 cents and children's books are 25 cents both days
  • Unless otherwise noted, all books for sale range from VERY GOOD to PRISTINE!
  • Large variety of hard cover & paperback books ranging from good to very good condition in FREE section
  • Also: FREE books area of lesser quality ranging from poor to good
  • More information about Friends Book Sales
  • To reach the library: From I-80 take the Coralville 1st Avenue exit (242), go south to the 5th St. intersection (there is a traffic light), turn right and go 11 blocks. The library is on your right. Just follow the new parking ramp signs.
  • Area sights: Amana Colonies, University of Iowa athletics & museums, Herbert Hoover Museum & Presidential Library, Devonian Fossil Gorge

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Algonquin, IL



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


Nov 2 - 5
  • Fall Festival Book Sale!
  • Over 30,000 Books
    • Sorted into 70 categories!
  • All adult books are sorted and on shelves
  • Over 9000 items for children
    • These are well organized in bins and on shelves
  • Great Prices
    • Adult books, $1 and up; children .25 and up;
    • Paperbacks .50; CDs $1, DVDs $2, books on CD $3
  • Books are NOT picked over!
  • Special categories will be featured for this sale
  • Large FICTION section in alpha order
  • Many unusual special books!
  • November 2 to 5, 2017
  • SERIOUS BUYERS PREVIEW SALE
    • Thursday 4 to 7
    • $10 Admission charge
    • Adults only please
  • REGULAR SALE HOURS - FREE ADMISSION
    • Friday 4 to 8
    • Saturday 10 to 2
    • Sunday 1 to 4
  • Sunday Books are HALF PRICE
  • Refreshments available Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Algonquin, IL

Harnish Main Library
2600 Harnish Dr
847-458-6060

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

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

Ongoing
Alton, IL

Hayner Library
327 State St
618-462-4396



Feb 9 - 10, 2018; May 11 - 12, 2018
  • Fri 9-7, Sat 9-3
  • 25,000 books; 80% donated; 55% hardcover; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; paperbacks .25; hardcovers .50
Anna, IL

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

Feb; June
  • Sat 8-2, Sun 1-3
  • Preview: Fri 4-6, Friends; join at door $5
  • 5,000 books; 100% donated; 50% hardcover; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; .25-$3; Sun bag sale
  • Rummage sale and raffle. Anna, IL October Fest
Antioch, IL


Antioch Library Friends
757 Main St
847-395-0874


Ongoing
Arlington Heights, IL

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

Oct 28 - 29; April 28 - 29, 2018
  • Sat 9-4:30, Sun noon-4:30
  • Preview: Fri 6-9pm, Friends; entry numbers available to members beginning at 9am. Membership at door: 6pm
  • 75,000 books; 80% donated; 56% hardcover; includes DVDs, records, CDs, tapes; paperbacks .50-$1; hardcovers $1
  • Silent Auction Sat 9-2
    No scanners, cell phones, computers, etc.


Feb 3 - 4, 2018
  • Sat 9-4:30, Sun noon-4:30
  • Preview: Fri 6-9pm, Friends; entry numbers available to members beginning at 9am. Membership at door: 6pm
  • 80% donated; 56% hardcover; Sun $3/bag
  • No scanners, cell phones, computers, etc.
    Silent auction, 9-2
Aurora, IL

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

Ongoing
  • Library hours
Barrington, IL

Barrington Area Library
505 N. Northwest Hwy
847-382-1300

Ongoing
  • Mon-Thu 9-8, Fri, Sat 9-6, Sun noon-6
Batavia, IL

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



Nov 11; Dec 9; Jan 13, 2018; Feb 10, 2018; March 10, 2018; April 14, 2018; May 12, 2018; July 14, 2018
  • 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 8-2
  • Preview: Thu 6-10pm, $15/bag
  • 10,000 books; 70% donated; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; paperbacks .50; hardcovers $1; or $10/bag
Belleville, IL

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



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

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



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


Ongoing
  • Library hours
Berwyn, IL

Berwyn Public Library
2701 Harlem Ave
708-795-8000 x3020

Ongoing
  • Library hours
Bethany, IL

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

Ongoing
  • Library hours
Bloomingdale, IL


Bloomingdale Public Library
101 Fairfield Way
630-529-3120


March 10 - 11, 2018
  • Sat 9-4, Sun 1-3
  • Sorted; no buyer restrictions; plus CDs, DVDs; Sat $1 each or $7/bag: Sun .50 each or $3/bag


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; 60% 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
  • Thu 10-11am, $6 fee; 11-8pm, $3 fee; then Free admission on Fri- 10-7, Sat 10-5, Sun 9-noon
  • 30,000+ books; 40% hardcover; sorted; no buyer restrictions; Fri 3-7 and all day Sat half-price; Sun 9-10:30 $3/brown bag (supplied); Sun 10:30-noon all items free.
  • We sell about 200 books each year on line.
  • Fri bake sale
Brookfield, IL

Brookfield Public Library
3609 Grand Ave
708-485-6917



May
  • Sat 10-3
  • 100% donated; no buyer restrictions; $2/small bag, $5/big bag


Ongoing
  • Mon-Thu 10-9, Fri, Sat 10-6, Sun 11-6 (closed Sun in summer)
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 West Main St
618-457-0354

(Enter parking lot on Monroe St)

Oct 21 - 22; March
  • Sat 8-3, Sun 1-4
  • Preview: Fri 4-6pm, Friends; join at door
  • 50,000 books; 60% donated; 60% hardcover; sorted; not 'picked over'; .50-$1; Sun half price
  • No scanners
Carbondale, IL

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

Bookstore
Cary, IL

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

April 21 - 22, 2018
  • Sat 9-5, Sun 1-5
  • 75% donated; 50% hardcover; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; books, audio, video, CDs, books on tape & 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 11, 2018
  • 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



Nov 3 - 4; Feb; May
  • Fri 10-6, Sat 10-5
  • 1,000+ books; 95% donated; 50% hardcover; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; paperbacks .50; hardcovers $2; children's picture books .50; DVDs $2, CDs .50
Chatham, IL

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

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

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

Oct 21 - 29
  • Mon-Thu 9-8, Fri, Sat 9-5, Sun 1-5
  • Preview: Fri prior noon-3, $5 fee, Friends free; join at door
  • 4,000 books; 90% donated; 40% hardcover; sorted; no buyer restrictions; .25-$3; last Sat Half-price, last Sun $2/bag
  • Some books removed for sale online
Chicago, IL

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

July 26 - 29, 2018
  • 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

Open Books
213 W Institute Pl
312-475-1355 x 100



Bookstore
  • Mon-Sat 10-7, Sun noon-6
  • 50,000+ books; 100% donated
  • Books that haven't sold in six months or more are removed to sell online.
    No restrictions

The following advertiser supports our web page.
Please visit them and tell them you saw their ad on BookSaleFinder.com
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 18, 2018
  • Midwest Antiquarian Booksellers Association (MWABA) Presents:
  • 57th Chicago Book & Paper Fair
  • Over 40 Pop-Up Bookstores in One Place!
  • Saturday, June 18, 2018
    • 10 am to 5 pm
  • Local 130 Plumbers Union Hall
    • 1340 W. Washington Blvd.
    • Chicago, IL 60607
  • Admission: $6.00 / $4.00 for students with ID
  • FREE PARKING!
  • Booksellers from all over America offer fine antiquarian, rare and collectible 1st Editions and books in all fields
    • Americana
    • Art & Photography
    • Literature
    • Poetry
    • Children's Books
    • Cookbooks
    • Science & Technology
    • Transportation & Railroadiana
    • Civil War
    • Illustrated Books
    • Chicago History and Authors
  • Also featuring
    • Leather bindings
    • Autographs
    • Broadsides
    • Vintage paperbacks and pulps
    • Maps
    • Prints
    • Ephemera, and other paper items!
  • Easy access via the CTA / FREE PARKING!
  • For more information please contact Chris Rohe, chicagobookfair2014@gmail.com (847)722-8949
  • http://mwaba.com/chicago-book-paper-fair/
Chicago, IL

Open Books Pilsen
905 W 19th St
312-243-9776



Bookstore
  • Wed-Sun 10-4
Chicago, IL

Open Books West Loop
651 W Lake St
312-475-1355 x 100



Bookstore
  • Mon-Sat 9-7, Sun noon-6
  • 50,000+ books; 100% donated
  • Books that haven't sold in six months or more are removed to sell online.
    No restrictions
    Membership fee $75/yr, includes early access to all sales, 10% off all books, 20% off on Mon, 25% off during May, T-shirt or totebag (value $20), $10 coupon for every $100 spent in store.
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 (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 (Roden), IL

Roden Branch Library
6083 N. Northwest Hwy
312-744-1478



Ongoing
  • Library hours
Chicago (Scottsdale), IL

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

Ongoing
Chicago (Sherman Park), IL

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

Ongoing
Chicago (South Shore), IL

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

Ongoing
Chicago (Southeast), IL


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


Ongoing
Chicago (Uptown), IL

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

Ongoing
Chicago (West Addison), IL

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

Ongoing
Chicago (West Belmont), IL

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

Ongoing
Chicago Ridge, IL

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

Ongoing
  • Library hours
Colfax, IL

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



Nov 4; Dec 2; Jan 6, 2018; Feb 3, 2018; March 3, 2018; April 7, 2018; May 5, 2018; June 2, 2018; July 7, 2018
  • 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 Public Library
408 W Main
618-344-1112

April
  • Fri 9-5, Sat 9-noon
  • Preview: Thu 5-8pm, $5 fee
  • 4,000 books; 100% donated; 50% hardcover; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; $4/bag, $8/box
Crystal Lake, IL

Friends of Crystal Lake Public Library
at 15 Crystal Lake Plaza
(Hwy 14 west of Joseph's Mkt)
815-382-1187

(Next to H&R Block)


April
  • Sat 9-6, Sun 10-5
  • Preview: Fri 4:30-8pm, Friends; join at door $10 ind., $25 fam.
  • 25,000 books; 75% donated; 65% hardcover; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; .25-$3
Crystal Lake, IL

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



Jan 26 - 27, 2018
  • Fri 9-7, Sat 9-4
  • Preview: Wed prior 3-7 pm, Friends; join at door $5
  • 10,000+ books; 100% donated; 50% hardcover; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; children's .50; adult books $1
  • Credit cards accepted
Crystal Lake, IL

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

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


Founders Memorial Library
Northern Illinois University
815-753-9838


Ongoing
Decatur, IL

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



Nov 4; Dec 9; Jan 13, 2018; Feb 10, 2018; March 10, 2018; April 14, 2018; May 12, 2018; June 9, 2018; July 14, 2018
  • Sat 9:30-12:30
  • no buyer restrictions; paperbacks .50; hardcovers $1-$3
  • Rare books sold online
Deerfield, IL

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



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

DeKalb Public Library
309 Oak St
815-756-9568

Oct 20 - 22; April
  • Fri 9-6, Sat 9-5, Sun 1-5
  • 6,000 books; 95% donated; 50% hardcover; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; audio books, CDs $1, DVDs; paperbacks .25; hardcovers $1.50; trade pb $1; children's .25; audio & CDs $1, DVDs $2.50, children's .25
Des Plaines, IL

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

Downtown, just south of Metra train station

Dec 2
  • Sat 9:30-3:30
  • 3,000 books; 95% donated; 95% hardcover; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; hardcovers most $2; children's $1 or less
  • Gift and holiday items for sale at reasonable prices; also art by local artists


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

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

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


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

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

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

St. Andrews Episcopal Church
406 Hillsboro Ave
618-656-1929

Nov 3 - 4; Feb 2 - 3, 2018; May 4 - 5, 2018
  • Fri 5-8pm, Sat 9-3
  • 20,000+ books; 100% donated; 60% hardcover; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; Most .25-$3
Effingham, IL

Effingham Public Library
200 N Third



Nov 25
  • Sat 9-2
  • 5,000 books; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; .50 and up


June
  • Fri 9-5, Sat 9-2
  • 10,000 books; 50% donated; 50% hardcover; 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
260 North Grove Avenue
847-742-2411




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

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

Nov 14 - 15; Dec 12 - 13; Jan 9 - 10, 2018; Feb 13 - 14, 2018; March 13 - 14, 2018; April 10 - 11, 2018; May 8 - 9, 2018; June 12 - 13, 2018; July 10 - 11, 2018
  • Tue, Wed 2-4
  • Books, records, tapes, cds
Elmwood Park, IL

Elmwood Park Library
2 Conti Parkway
708-769-6224

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

Evanston Public Library
1703 Orrington Ave
847-448-8600

March; June
  • Fri noon-5:30, Sat 10-5:30, Sun 12:30-5:30
  • Preview: Fri 10-noon, $5 fee
  • 10,000 books; 98% donated; 75% hardcover; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; $2-$6; Sun half price
Evanston, IL

Northwestern University Library
1970 Campus Dr
847-491-2932

(Ver Steeg Lounge - Level 3 of South Tower)


May
  • Thu, Fri 10-4
  • Preview: Wed 10-4, NU community only (faculty, students, staff, alumni). Must show Wildcard or valid alumni ID. (may NOT join at door)
  • 10,000 books; sorted; includes CDs, DVDs, periodicals; paperbacks .50-$2; hardcovers $3; Fri $1/bag, $2/box
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
Fairview Heights, IL

Fairview Heights Library
10017 Bunkum Road
618-489-2070

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

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

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

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

Ongoing
  • Library hours
Fox River Grove, IL

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

Nov 2 - 3; April
  • Fri noon-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 plastic bag sale all day
  • Cash preferred - Local checks accepted with DL#, phone # and identification


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 .25; hardcovers $1; $1/bag; .25-.50 A/V
Freeport, IL

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



Nov 2 - 4
  • Thu 9-8, Fri 9-6, Sat 9-4
  • 65,000 books; 100% donated; 50% hardcover; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; plus CDs, DVDs, music, mags, etc.; .25 to $3


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

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

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

Geneva Public Library
127 James St.
630-232-0780

Dec; 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 $8/bag
  • Numbered admittance stickers given out at upstairs Library Circulation Desk starting at 9am for Thursday's 5pm sale opening.
  • Geneva Christmas Walk Sale
Glen Ellyn, IL

Wheaton-Glen Ellyn AAUW
at Glen Ellyn Civic Center
535 Duane St.
630-534-6352



May
  • Thu, Fri 9-8, Sat 9-2
  • Preview: Wed 4-9pm; $10 fee (children free)
  • 25,000 books; 95% donated; 50% hardcover; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; plus A/V; most $2 or less; Sat $10//bag
Glen Ellyn, IL

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



Nov 11; Jan; May; July
  • Sat 9-2
  • 5,000 books; 97% donated; 50% hardcover; sorted; no buyer restrictions; paperbacks .25; hardcovers $1; trade pb $1; Media $1
  • Antique/collectible books half of online prices


Nov 24
  • Fri noon-4:30
  • 5,000 books; 97% donated; 50% hardcover; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; paperbacks .50; hardcovers $1
  • During Holiday Walk


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


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

Glencoe Public Library
320 Park Ave
847-835-5056

Oct 21 - 23; Feb; June
  • Sat 9-5, Sun noon-5, Mon 9-noon
  • Preview: Fri 6-8pm, Friends members, Glencoe residents only
  • Thousands of books; 95% donated; 50% hardcover; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; .50-$4; Sun half price, Mon $3/bag


Ongoing
Glenview, IL

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

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

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



May 31 - June 2, 2018
  • 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; .50 each plus specials; Sat $5/bag (provided)
  • ID (driver's license) required for checks
Grayslake, IL

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



April
  • Fri, 9:30-5, Sat 9:30-4, Sun 1-4
  • 4,000 books; 75% donated; 50% hardcover; sorted; no buyer restrictions; .25-$5; Sun bag sale
  • A few materials are sold online. Other materials are sold from time to time between major sales


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


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


Bookstore
  • Library hours
Hampshire, IL

Ella Johnson Memorial Public Library
Hampshire Twp Bldg
170 Mill Ave
847-683-4490



April
  • Fri 10-5, Sat 10-4, Sun noon-3
  • Preview: Thu 4-8pm, $5 fee
  • 3,000 books; 75% donated; 80% hardcover; sorted; not 'picked over'; paperbacks .50-.75; hardcovers $1; A/V $1; Sun $5/plastic bag
  • Scanners welcome with $10 fee
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

Nov 11; Nov 25; Dec 9; Jan 13, 2018; Jan 27, 2018; Feb 10, 2018; Feb 24, 2018; March 10, 2018; March 24, 2018; April 14, 2018; April 28, 2018; May 12, 2018; May 26, 2018; June 9, 2018; June 23, 2018; July 14, 2018; July 28, 2018
  • Sat 2-4
  • Paperbacks .50; hardcovers $1
Herrin, IL

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



Dec 2 - 4; Feb 3 - 5, 2018; April 7 - 9, 2018; June 2 - 4, 2018
  • Mon-Fri 10-6, Sat noon-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 x 131



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

Nov 7; Dec 5; Jan 2, 2018; Feb 6, 2018; March 6, 2018; May 1, 2018; June 5, 2018; July 3, 2018
  • Tue 8:30am-9pm
  • $3/bag


April
  • Fri 8:30-5, 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; Sat 11am bag sale


Ongoing
  • Library hours - Mon-Thu 8:30am-9pm, 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
(2 blocks north of Chapel Hill Rd)
815-344-0077

June
  • Fri-Fri, library hours
  • Preview: Thu 6:30-8:30pm, Friends; join at door
  • 10,000+ books; 90% donated; 50% hardcover; includes, movies, music; paperbacks .50; hardcovers $1; DVDs, CDs, audiobooks $1; last day (Sat $2/bag
Kaneville, IL

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



Ongoing
  • Library hours
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 Bluff, IL

Lake Bluff Public Library
123 Scranton Ave.
847-234-2540

Ongoing
Lake Villa, IL

Lake Villa District Library
1001 East Grand Ave



Nov 9 - 11
  • Thu 6-8pm, Fri 9-5, Sat 9-3
  • Preview: Thu 4-6pm, Friends; join at door, $5 ind., $7 fam.
  • 1,000+ books; 90% donated; 70% hardcover; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; current fiction copyright 2007 or newer; paperbacks .50 and up; hardcovers $2 and up; Sat half price; Sat noon $2/bag
  • 10% discount to teachers with ID


Ongoing
  • Library hours
Lake Zurich, IL

Ela Area Library
275 Mohawk Trail
847-438-3433

Ongoing
Lanark, IL


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


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

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

Nov 11; Dec 9; Jan 13, 2018; Feb 10, 2018; March 10, 2018; April 14, 2018; May 12, 2018; June 9, 2018; July 14, 2018
  • Sat 10-2
  • Preview: Sat 9-10am, Friends; join at door $5
  • 5,000 books; 95% donated; 50% hardcover; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; .50-$1
  • Cash Only
Lemont, IL

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

Oct; April
  • 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
  • Like new, hardcover books. $3 each
    Not picked over. "Occasionally, they are linked to a special occasion, as in Christmas books during December."
Lincolnshire, IL

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

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

Lisle Library
777 Front St.
630 971-1675

May
  • Fri 9:30-9, Sat 9:30-5
  • Preview: Thu 9:30am-9pm, $2 fee
  • not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions
Macomb, IL

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



June 22 - 23, 2018
  • Fri, Sat 9-4
  • Preview: Thu 4-5:30, Friends; join at door $10
  • 8,000 books; 95% donated; 60% hardcover; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; paperbacks .50 & up; hardcovers $1 & up
  • Heritage Days
Mascoutah, IL

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

April
  • Fri 8-6, Sat 8-4, Mon 10-7
  • 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 10-4
  • not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; Donation
  • Credit cards accepted
McHenry, IL

McHenry Public Library
809 Front St
815-385-0036, ask for Bill

North Parking Lot, Entrance B


Oct 21 - 22
  • Sat 9-5, Sun noon-4
  • 20,000 books; 80% 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.
  • Preview: Thu 6-8pm, Friends; must join by September 30 - may NOT join at door


Ongoing
  • Library hours
Mendota, IL


Graves-Hume Public Library
1401 W Main St


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

Midlothian Public Library
14701 Kenton Ave
708-535-2027

Feb 3, 2018; June 2, 2018
  • Sat 9-3
  • 800 books; 90% donated; 40% hardcover; sorted


Ongoing
  • Library hours
  • Table of books and mags.
Mokena, IL

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

Jan 26 - 27, 2018; May 11 - 12, 2018
  • Fri noon-5, Sat 9:30-3
  • Preview: Fri 11-noon, Sat 9:930, Friends
  • 2,500 books; 100% donated; 75% hardcover; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; $1
Moline, IL

Moline Public Library
3210 41st St
309-524-2445

Ongoing
  • Mon, Tue 2-6, Wed-Sat 10-2
Morrison, IL

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

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

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

Ongoing

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Mount Prospect, IL

35,000 Books!
Mount Prospect Public Library
10 S Emerson St
847-253-5675



Oct 20 - 22
  • 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 books over $0.25: Nonfiction books are categorized. Fiction books are categorized and alphabetized.
  • Friends Preview Sale October 20
    • Friday, 6:30-9:30pm
    • Not a member yet? Join the Friends at the door for $5/yr and attend the preview
  • General Public Sale October 21 and 22
    • Saturday, 9am to 4:30pm
    • Sunday, noon to 4pm
  • Great Prices: Most .25-$1
    • .25-$10 (Rare/autographed higher)
  • 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
Mount Prospect, IL

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

Dec 9
  • Sat 10-2
  • Kids and Holiday sale. Gift books only


Feb
  • Sat 10-2
  • Cookbook Only sale
Mundelein, IL

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

Nov 11 - 12; Dec 9 - 10; Jan 13 - 14, 2018; Feb 10 - 11, 2018; March 10 - 11, 2018; April 14 - 15, 2018; May 12 - 13, 2018; June 9 - 10, 2018; July 14 - 15, 2018
  • 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
*** NEW LOCATION ***
at Washington Jr. High School
201 N. Washington Street
Naperville, IL 60540
aauwnaperville@hotmail.com

June
  • Watch this spot for details on the next great sale!
Naperville, IL


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


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

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

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

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

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

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



April
  • Fri 10-7, Sat 10-3
  • Preview: Thu 5-8pm, $5 fee
  • 2,000 books; 90% donated; 45% hardcover; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; .25-.50
  • Plant swap
New Lenox, IL

New Lenox Public Library
120 Veterans Parkway

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

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Normal, IL


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



Nov 2 - 5
  • BOOKS TO BENEFIT SEMIANNUAL BOOK SALE to support literacy
  • Presenting 33,000 BOOKS at BARGAIN PRICES!
  • Preview
    • Thursday, November 2, from 5 pm to 8 pm
    • $5.00 fee per person
    • Doors open promptly at 5 pm
  • Regular Sale – free admission
    • Friday, November 3, from 10 am to 7 pm
    • Saturday, November 4 from 10 am to 4 pm
  • $5 Book Lover’s Bag Sale
    • Sunday, November 5 from noon to 4 pm
    • We supply the bags
  • Writer’s Event and $5 Book Lover’s Bag Sale
    • Saturday, November 11 from 1 to 3 pm
    • Aspiring authors meet a panel of local published authors
    • We supply the bags
  • Most hardcover books are $2; most paperbacks are $.50
    • 100% donated; 40% hardcover; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions
    • Over 50 categories of nonfiction books tabled and alphabetized by subject
    • Four 8-foot tables of Kennedy and Kennedy-related material
    • Walls lined with shelved fiction, organized by genre and alphabetized by author and title
    • Includes mysteries, science fiction, popular authors and romance
    • Vintage—novels, first editions, history, presidential biographies, children’s, book sets of classic authors and “oddities”
    • Collection of Vintage books made into classic movies
    • Children’s books sorted and organized by classroom teacher
    • Special Collection room, books of special value, rare, special pricing
  • Also CD's, DVD's, and audio books
  • Proceeds of the sale support STAR Adult Literacy and YouthBuild McLean County’s literacy programs
  • THE SALE IS CONSTANTLY RESTOCKED UNTIL ALL AVAILABLE ITEMS ARE ON THE SALE FLOOR.
  • For information call (309) 531-8320, email books2benefitBloomington@gmail.com or visit www.books2benefit.com
  • Visit us on Facebook at www.facebook.com/books2benefitBloomington/ to see some of our featured books
  • Friday, Saturday and Sunday bake sale to support Heartland Community College Books to Benefit textbook scholarship
  • Credit cards accepted. ($1 convenience fee for each credit card transaction)
  • Upcoming 2018 sale dates:
    • June 14-17, 2018
    • November 01-04, 2018
Normal, IL

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



March
  • Sat 8-4, Sun 1-4
  • 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 .50; hardcovers $2; trade pb $1; children's same as adults; A/V $2
North Aurora, IL

Messenger Public Library of North Aurora
113 Oak St. (at Rt 31)



Ongoing
  • Mon-Thu 9-9, Fri, Sat 9-5, Sun 1-5
  • 100% donated; 80% hardcover; sorted
North Riverside, IL

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

April
  • Fri, Sat 10-3, Sun noon-3
  • Preview: Thu 6-8pm and Fri 9:30-10am, Friends; join at door
  • 3,000 books; 70% donated; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; paperbacks .50; hardcovers $1.25; trade pb $1.50; CD $1.50, DVD $2, books on tape $2.50, Sun bag sale
Northbrook, IL

Northbrook Public Library
1201 Cedar Lane
847-272-6224

Ongoing
Oak Brook, IL


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




April
  • Watch this spot for details on the next great sale!
Oak Lawn, IL

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

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

Friends of the Oak Park Public Library
at Oak Park and River Forest High School
201 N Scoville
708-697-6930

(cafeteria)


July 27 - 28, 2018
  • Sat 9-5
  • Preview: Fri 6-10, $5 admission and $5 charge for each electronic device
  • 100,000 books; 100% donated; 50% hardcover; sorted; not 'picked over'; paperbacks .50; hardcovers $2; trade pb $1; collectibles/sets indiv. Priced
  • Fee for electronic device on Fri
    Credit cards accepted
O'Fallon, IL

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

Nov 4 - 5
  • Sat 9-4, Sun 1-5
  • 3,000+ books; 82% donated; 75% hardcover; sorted; no buyer restrictions; .25-$1
  • Some books sold online
Orland Park, IL

Orland Park Public Library
14760 Park Lane
708-349-8138

Ongoing
  • Library hours
  • 100% donated; 30% hardcover; sorted; paperbacks $1; hardcovers $2
Ottawa, IL

AAUW
Riverfest

Nov 4 - 5; Dec 2 - 3; Jan 6 - 7, 2018; Feb 3 - 4, 2018; March 3 - 4, 2018; March 31 - April 1, 2018; May 5 - 6, 2018; June 2 - 3, 2018; June 30 - July 1, 2018
(No further information on this sale)

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Palatine, IL


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

Oct 20 - 22
  • Presented by Friends of the Palatine Library
  • MORE THAN 15,000 ITEMS!
    • 99% donated.
    • Sorted into many categories
  • Books! A/V! and more!
  • Large amount of Polish and Chinese language books for this sale.
  • Great prices!!
    • paperbacks $.50, softcover $1.00, hardcover $1.50, children's $.25, CD's $1.50
    • Sunday is Half Price Day
    • Cash or check. No credit cards.
  • October 20 to 22, 2017
    • Friday 6:00 pm to 9:00pm
      • $5.00 entry fee
      • Friends members, no charge
    • Saturday 9:30am to 3:00pm. Free admission
    • Sunday 12:30pm to 3:00pm Free admission
  • Only books in good condition go into our sales.
  • THE SALE IS CONSTANTLY RESTOCKED UNTIL ALL AVAILABLE ITEMS ARE ON THE SALE FLOOR.
  • Most paperback romances will not be put out until Saturday.
  • Guidelines for sale days:
    • Strollers cannot be accomodated in the sale rooms.
    • Books set aside must be purchased. No setting books aside for later consideration.
    • Electrical devices are not allowed.
  • DON'T MISS THIS WELL-ORGANIZED, WELL-RUN SALE!!
Palos Heights, IL

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

Dec 2
  • Sat 9-1:15
  • 200 books; 90% donated; 90% hardcover; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; $5 each
  • Christmastime in Palos - held in library: food, entertainment, silent book auction


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

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

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

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

March
  • Fri 5-7pm, 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

Nov 4 - 5; May 5 - 6, 2018
  • Sat 9-3, Sun noon-2
  • Preview: Fri 4-7pm, Friends; join at door
  • 20,000 books; 60% donated; sorted; not 'picked over'; .50-$6; Sun half price
  • No cell phones or electronics
  • November: Paperback books
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, 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

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Plano, IL


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

Oct 27 - Nov 4
  • Fri 10-6, Sat 10-4, Mon-Thu 10-8, Fri 10-6, Sat 10-4,
  • 3,000 books; 80% donated; 80% hardcover; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; paperbacks .50; hardcovers $1; Last day, Sat: $4/bag
  • Credit cards accepted
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 28, 2018
  • Sat 8-4
  • 7,000+ books
Red Bud, IL

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

May 4 - 19, 2018
  • 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
215 N Wyman
815-987-6699

Bookstore
  • Mon-Thu noon-6, Fri 10-4, closed Sat, Sun
  • 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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Rockford, IL


Half Price Books - Outlet
6575 E. State Street
Rockford, IL 61108
815-484-9990

Bookstore
    SHOP THOUSANDS OF NEW AND USED ITEMS! ... STARTING AT JUST 25 CENTS!
    • Books in 50+ categories including:
    Art & PhotographyBusiness
    BiographyChildren's Books
    CookingCrafts & Style
    Foreign LanguageGardening
    HistoryMystery & Thriller
    MusicRomance
    ScienceSports
    Science FictionPaperbacks
    Young Adult
    • CDs, LPs, DVDs, records, tapes & Audiobooks
    • Comics
    • Video Games

    Great quality bargains and the inventory replenished weekly from HPB retail stores across the country.
    Payment Options: Cash, Check, Visa, MasterCard, American Express, and Discover.
    We are unable to accept HPB Gift cards.

    DEALERS WELCOME!! Please contact store for details.

    ALL SALES ARE FINAL!

    For more information visit hpb.com/222 - and be sure to sign up for the HPB mailing list to receive details for special offers and promotions.
    Rolling Meadows, IL

    Rolling Meadows Library
    3110 Martin Lane
    847-259-6050

    Nov 16 - 19
    • Fri 9-8:30, Sat 9-4:30, Sun 1-4
    • Preview: Thu 6:30-8:30pm, $5 fee
    • 10,000 books; 65% donated; 75% hardcover; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; paperbacks .50; hardcovers $1; CD's $1, DVD's $2, VHS, cassettes, records $.50


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

    Roselle Public Library
    40 Park St
    630-569-9406

    April
    • Sat 9:30-4, Sun 1-4
    • 3,000 books; 100% donated; 80% hardcover; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; hardcovers $1; children's .25


    Ongoing
    • Library hours
    Round Lake, IL

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

    Ongoing
    Saint Charles, IL


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


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

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

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

    Schaumburg Twp District Library
    130 S. Roselle Rd

    Nov 11; Jan 13, 2018; March 10, 2018; May 12, 2018; July 14, 2018
    • 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

    Jan
    • Sat 9-2
    • 80% donated; paperbacks .50; Oversized pb: $1
    • Paperbacks only. No children's books.
    Sterling, IL

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

    April 7, 2018
    • Sat 8-noon
    • 1,000 books; 50% donated; 80% hardcover; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; children's .50; adult $1, A/V $1
    Stickney, IL

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

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

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

    Nov 3; Nov 18; Dec 1; Dec 16; Jan 5, 2018; Jan 20, 2018; Feb 2, 2018; Feb 17, 2018; March 2, 2018; March 17, 2018; April 6, 2018; April 21, 2018; May 4, 2018; May 19, 2018; June 1, 2018; June 16, 2018; July 6, 2018; July 21, 2018
    • 9-noon
    • 3,000 books; 90% donated; 40% hardcover; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; .10-$2
    Union, IL

    McHenry County Historical Society Museum
    6422 Main St

    July 8, 2018
    • Sun 10-4
    • "Thousands" of books; 100% donated; 50% hardcover; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; paperbacks .50; hardcovers $1; Hundreds of vintage books $5 and up, sorted by decades
    • Rare Books Silent Auction
    • Part of Heritage Fair featuring a car show, antiques auction, plant sale, free museum, children's entertainment
    Urbana, IL

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



    Nov 17 - 20; April 5 - 9, 2018
    • 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.
    • Books may be purchased by Friends only, during set up. (No dealers allowed to help set up)
    • Books at Friends coffee shop: $3


    Ongoing
    • Library hours
    • Year round selection of used books in Friends Cafe, $3 each
    Urbana, IL

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

    April
    • Sat 10-5
    • 10,000 books; 100% donated; 20% hardcover; sorted; no buyer restrictions; paperbacks $1; hardcovers $2; children's .25-$1
    • Books to Prisoners sells a small portion of the donated books online
    • Credit cards accepted
    Vandalia, IL


    Fayco Enterprises
    at Moose Lodge
    328 S Third St


    Oct
    • Sat 7-1
    • 10,000+ books; 100% donated; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; children's .50; adults $1
    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

    April
    • Sat 9-5, Mon 9-6, Tue 9-3, Wed 9-noon
    • Preview: Fri 5-7pm, $5 fee (Friends free)
    • "10 long tables plus boxes" of books; 90% donated; 35% hardcover; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; $1 each. Mon half price, Tue 9-3 $3/bag, Wed free
    Wauconda, IL

    Wauconda Area Library
    801 N. Main St.
    847-526-6225

    Nov 4; Dec 2; Jan 6, 2018; Feb 3, 2018; March 3, 2018; April 7, 2018; May 5, 2018; June 2, 2018; July 7, 2018
    • Sat 10-4
    • not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions
    • Mini book sale


    Ongoing
    • Library hours

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    Waukegan, IL


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



    Nov 3 - 4
    • HUGE FALL BOOK SALE!
    • Presented by Friends of the Waukegan Public Library
      • All hardcover books .50: all paperbacks .25!
      • Hundreds of DVD's $2.00 each; CD's $1.00!
      • Children's books 4 for .25!
    • This sale has an especially large assortment of children's books!
    • There are also some specially priced premium books.
    • November  3rd and 4th
      • Friday, from 10 am-5 pm
      • Saturday, from 1 pm to 5 pm
    • Waukegan Public Library, 128 N. County Street, Waukegan, IL 60085
    • THREE HOURS OF FREE PARKING IN PARKING GARAGE ACROSS THE STREET WITH VALIDATED TICKET


    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 21 - 22; April
    • Sat 8-1, Sun 11-1
    • Preview: Fri 6-8pm, Friends; join at door
    • 5,000 books; 75% donated; 80% hardcover; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; .50-$5
    • Bake sale
    Wilmette, IL

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



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

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

    (Annex -West bldg)

    June
    • Sat 7-3
    • Preview: Thu 10-noon, 25% markup
    • 10,000 books; 100% donated; 75% hardcover; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; paperbacks .50; hardcovers $2-$5
    • Credit cards accepted, minimum $25 purchase
      Rummage sale
    Winnetka, IL

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

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


    May
    • Thu 7-3
    • Thousands of books
    Woodstock, IL


    Woodstock Public Library
    414 Judd St
    815-338-0542


    Bookstore
    • Mon-Thu 9-9, Fri 9-6, Sat 9-5, Sun 1-4
    • 30,000 books; 75% donated; 50% hardcover; sorted; .50-$1, a few $4
    • Not picked over; no restrictions
    Zion, IL

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

    Ongoing

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    Indianapolis, IN


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



    Nov 10 - 18
    • Over 50,000 Books, CDs. DVDs, etc.
      • Sorted into categories for easy shopping
      • 40% donated
    • Dealers welcome with tab table for large purchases
    • Great Prices:
      • Most adult hardbacks $2, softbacks $1
      • Juvenile books Hardback $1.00, Softback .50
    • Plus, Miriam's Corner ( the really good stuff )
    • Friends Night
      • Friday, September 8: 5:30 pm to 7:30 pm
        • Not a member yet? Memberships will be available at the door
    • Open to the Public
      • Saturday, September 9: 10:00 am to 4:00 pm
        • (closed Sun-Wed)
      • Thursday, September 14: 12:00 pm to 7:00 pm
      • Friday, September 15: 12:00 pm to 7:00 pm
        • Half Price Day
      • Saturday, September 16: 10:00 am to 4:00 pm
        • $7 Bag Day
    • Credit cards accepted
    • All proceeds support the Indianapolis Public Library Foundation.

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    Terre Haute, IN


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

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

    Dec 1 - 4
    • Watch this spot for big Holiday Sale!

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    Lexington, KY


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

    (lower level


    Oct 26 - 29
    • Friends of the Lexington Public Library 2017 Booksale
    • 70,000 Books!
    • October 26th to 29th
    • Friends Day! (members only)
      • Thursday, October 26, 10am to 7pm
      • Friends memberships available at the door
    • Sale Days
      • Friday, October 27, 10am to 5pm
      • Saturday, October 28, 10am to 5pm
    • Sunday October 29th Bag Day!
    • BAG DAY!
      • Sunday, October 29, 1pm to 5pm
      • Bags provided $3.00 each
    • *ALL books $1 or less
    • *Music & Movies $2 or less
    • *2 hours free parking in Library garage
    • *Books are not picked over
    • Location:
    • Friends Book Cellar
    • 140 E Main Street (lower Level)
    • www.lexpublib.org/friends-book-sale

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    Lansing, MI


    Michigan Antiquarian Book & Paper Show
    Lansing Center
    333 E. Michigan Avenue
    517-332-0112



    Oct 22
    • 66th Michigan Antiquarian Book & Paper Show



      • The Midwest's Largest Book & Paper Show!!

      • Sunday October 22, 2017

        • 9:30am to 5:00pm

        • Admission is $5, children 13 and under free.



      • Over 60 dealers from around the country offering MORE THAN A MILLION ITEMS FOR SALE!

        • Old books

        • Magazines

        • Ads

        • Postcards

        • Posters

        • Photos

        • Maps

        • Prints

        • And other paper collectibles



      • Questions? Email mmabda@curiousbooks.com or call 517-332-0112.

      • Click Here for directions and a map.

      • Presented by Mid-Michigan Antiquarian Book Dealers Association

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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 22 - 29, 2018
    • BOOKSTOCK - Used Book and Media Sale
    • Well Over 200,000 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 22 to 29, 2018
    • Pre-sale
      • Sunday, 8:15 am to 11:00 am
      • $20 entry fee for first shot at the books
    • Regular Sale Hours - Admission free
      • Sunday, 11 to 6pm
      • Monday-Saturday 10 am to 9 pm
      • Sunday 11 to 6 pm
    • Great prices, 50¢ and up
    • Need more info? 248-645-7840 ext 365.
    • Click here to see our web site
    • Click here to see us on Facebook
    • Follow us on Twitter
    • All proceeds benefit literacy and education.

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    St. Joseph, MO

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



    Oct 19 - 23
    • Friends of the St. Joseph (MO) Public Library
    • ANNUAL FALL BOOK SALE !
    • Over 15,000 items!
      • 40% donated, 60% weeded from library
    • Books! DVDs! CDs!
    • Sorted into 35 categories
    • Thursday, October 19 through Monday, October 23, 2017
    • Friends ONLY Preview Sale:
      • Thursday, 2 pm to 3 pm
      • Not a Friend yet? Join at the door.
    • Sale Hours:
      • Thursday, 3 pm to 9 pm
      • Friday and Saturday, 9 am to 9 pm
      • Sunday, Noon to 5 pm
        • HALF PRICE DAY!
      • Monday, 9 am to 8 pm
        • BAG AND BOX DAY!
    • Great Prices!
      • $2 Hardcover books, DVDs, CDs
      • $1 Paperback books, VHS
      • Monday: Bag and Box Day. Anything in a bag for $3; anything in a box for $6.
    • We accept payment by cash, check or credit cards

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    St. Louis, MO


    St Matthias the Apostle Gym
    800 Buckley Rd
    314-560-2792



    Jan 12 - 14, 2018
    • ANNUAL BOOK SALE
    • 40,000 Books!
      • 95% donated; 40% hardcover
      • Sorted into categories - easy shopping!
    • PREVIEW NIGHT - $5 admission fee
      • Friday January 12,  4-9pm
    • Free Admission
      • Saturday January 13, 8am -6pm
      • Sunday January 14, 9 am -4 pm
    • Great Prices!
      • Hardcover $1; paperback 50 cents
      • Music CD and VCR movies $1
      • Audiobook and  DVD $2
      • Selected books may be priced slightly higher
    • Daily Special - Grocery Bag (cloth or plastic) of Harlequin/Romance novels $2.00!
    • Sunday January 14, noon to 4pm: Bag of books $5 (Be eco-friendly by bringing your own grocery size cloth bag)   
    • Credit cards accepted
    • Full concession stand all three days
    • Large well lit parking lot - Handicapped accessible
    • Books have not been picked over. No buyer restrictions
    • Sunday, 5pm to 6:30pm: Employees of non-profit charitable organizations may take free books with proof of ID/employment.
    • Bring in copy of Book Sale Finder ad for $5 off purchase of $25 or more

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    York, PA

    Book Nook Bonanza
    BOOK NOOK Bonanza 2018
    York City Ice Arena
    941 Vander Avenue
    717-851-2149



    June 8 - 10, 2018
    • 61st Book Nook Bonanza - Presented by York Hospital Auxiliary
    • 250,000 Items!
    • Features:
      • New and Used books! All hardbacks start at $2.00/$1.00 for paperbacks (except old and rare section).
      • Half Price sale all day on Saturday!. $5.00 for a yardstick of books all day Sunday.
      • DVDS, CDs, albums and Artwork for Sale!
      • Large collections of home school materials, military, and popular fiction
      • Expanded Old, Rare, Collectible Books featuring many historical, children's and religious books set.
    • June 8, 9 and 10, 2018 - General Admission
      • Friday, 4:00 to 8:00 PM
      • Saturday, 11:00 to 4:00 PM
        • all day Half Price
      • Sunday, 11:00 to 4:00 PM
        • all day $5.00 for a yardstick of books
    • Early Admission Wristband: Purchase a $25.00 wristband which allows admission all weekend and early entrance on Friday from noon to 4:00 PM for shopping before general doors open.
      • Admission Prices Friday, Saturday, and Sunday
        • Admission $5.00 for Adults, $1.00 for Students 13-18, Kids free all weekend!
      • Free parking all weekend
    • Visit website for complete information. Or call 717-851-2149.

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    Kingsport, TN



    Kingsport 2018 Book Fair
    Kingsport Civic Auditorium
    1550 Fort Henry Dr
    423-967-7135




    March 1 - 2, 2018
    • Kingsport Book Fair
    • 20,000-30,000 Items!
    • Received since mid-March 2017 from local residents, the donated items include many great selections!
    • 100% Donated, 50% Hardcover
    • Each item has is sorted into 30+ categories based on format and topic. Something for everyone and easy shopping!
    • Priced $.25 to $5.00
    • Received since mid-March 2016 from local residents, the donated items include many great selections!
      • THOUSANDS of printed books
      • Audiobooks, Music CDs
      • DVDs
      • Vinyl record albums and 45's.
    • Special Section of Children's Books
    • Preview $ale Thursday, March 1: 5PM to 9PM,
      • Admission for Preview $ale is $10
    • Free Admission
      • Friday, March 2  & Saturday, March 3:  9AM to 7PM
      • Sunday, March 4: 12:45 to 5PM
        • ($10 Bag $ale)
    • No admission fee is charged throughout the entire weekend.
    • NO items are sold online
    • ITEMS ARE PRICED TO SELL
      • Prices range from 25 cents to several dollars.
    • Each donation is sorted into one of 30 CATEGORIES and priced based on condition, age, & popularity.
    • Sales are cash OR major credit/debit card for sales of $25 or more
    • Scanners ARE permitted on the sales floor
    • Since its beginning in 1961, all profits are returned to the local community to support local literacy programs.

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    Fond du Lac, WI

    57th Annual Sale
    Fond du Lac Branch of AAUW
    at Fond du Lac County Fairgrounds
    Fond du Lac Ave ( old 45)



    March 15 - 18, 2018
    • 30,000 BOOKS!
    • More than 200 tables full - plus more books underneath!
    • At least 14 tables of Children's books!
    • Sorted into 50 Categories!
    • 60% Hardcover
    • Plenty of elbow room for convenient shopping!
    • Great Prices
      • Regular selections .50-$3
      • Collectible, fine gift books higher
      • Saturday: Half Price Day; Sunday: Box Sale
    • More Items for Sale:
      • Large number of records
      • DVD
      • Toys and Games
      • Puzzles
    • Premier Night March 15
      • Thursday 5pm to 8:30pm
      • $3 admission
    • General Sale March 16 to 18, Free admission
      • Friday 9am to 8:30pm
      • Saturday 9am to 5:00pm (Half price)
      • Sunday 9am to 2pm (Box sale)
    • Do not miss this wonderful sale!

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    Green Bay, WI

    Over 100,000 Books!
    Brown County Library
    515 Pine St
    920 448-4400
    Click here to Find Us On Facebook

    Oct 30 - Nov 4
    • BIG, BIG SALE
    • Over 100,000 books, audiobooks, DVDs and CDs
      • 70% donated; 40% hardcover
      • Sorted into 40 categories
    • Plus an entire room of beautifully sorted children's items
    • All books offered are being sold for the first time - NO LEFTOVERS
    • 7 months of collections offered, including one private collection of 100 boxes of books!
    • Member Preview: Monday, October 30th, from 4 PM to 8 PM
      • Member registration begins at 3 PM
      • Join at the door for $15
    • The sale continues October 31st through November 4th:
      • Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday 9 to 8:45
      • Friday (Bag Day) 9 to 4:45
      • Saturday (Bag Day Blowout) 9 to 12:30
    • Separate holding area and cashier's desk for large purchases
    • We do not scan our books and none of our sorters (who work all year round to build this wonderful fundraiser) are booksellers.
      • We leave the thrill of the hunt to you!
    • Buyers of all kinds are gratefully welcome but in the spirit of fairness to all, hoarding is not allowed
    • Check our website for complete price list and category descriptions
    • Spring 2018 - Member preview night is April 9, with sale dates April 10-14!



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