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July, 2016
6/7-9/30Chicago
22-26Southport, CTBig Sale
28-31Chicago
29-30Oak Park
30Effingham


August, 2016
1-25Saint Joseph
3-6LombardCollectibles
4-7ElmhurstBig Sale
4-6Freeport
5-6Coralville, IABig Sale
5-6Edwardsville
5-6North Aurora
5Rockford
5Troy
6-7Arlington Heights
6Chicago (Rogers Park)
6Colfax
6-9Palos Heights
9-10Elgin
11-13Lake Villa
13Batavia
13Decatur
13Harwood Heights
13Lansing
13-14Mundelein
14-18Creve Coeur, MOBig Sale
18-21Louisville, KYBig Sale
19-20Elburn
19-20Pinckneyville
19-27Plano
19-23Saint Louis, MO1 Million+ Books!
20Troy
24-27Wheaton
26-29Urbana
27Harwood Heights
27-29Herrin
?Charleston
?Chicago
?Oak Park
Sales in September and beyond...
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Neatoscan
Basil Lite from Addico
Mark Twain Book Sale
Pequot Library Book Sale

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Quincy
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Ongoing Sales

Algonquin
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Batavia
Belvidere
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Bethany
Bloomingdale
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Wauconda
Westchester
Zion

Future Sales

September, 2016
2-5Redding, CTBig Sale
2-3Rockford
2Troy
3Colfax
3Kewanee
3-4Yorkville
9-11Ann Arbor, MI64th Annual Sale!
9-11Bloomfield Hills, MI90th Annual Sale!
9-11Des PlainesBig Sale
10Batavia
10-11Bloomingdale
10Harwood Heights
10-24Hendersonville, NCBIG FALL SALE!!
10Lansing
10-11Mundelein
10Schaumburg
13-14Elgin
14-18Grosse Pointe Park, MIBig Sale
15-18ElginBig Sale
16-17Effingham
16-18Lake ForestBEST BIG SALE!
16-18McLean, VABig Sale
17Collinsville
17-18Glen Ellyn
17Troy
23-25Louisville, KYClearance Sale
23-24Mokena
24Harwood Heights
24-26Herrin
24Macomb
?Belvidere
?Chicago Ridge
?Dearborn, MI65th Big Sale!
?Evanston
?Mascoutah
?Palos Park

October, 2016
1Colfax
1Midlothian
1Sterling
1-2Western Springs
2Union
6-8Hastings, MIBig Sale
6Winnetka
7-8Alton
7-10Antioch
7-22Red Bud
7Rockford
7Troy
8Batavia
8-10Chicago
8-10Danbury, CTBig Sale
8Decatur
8Harwood Heights
8Lansing
8-9Mundelein
11-12Elgin
15-17Glencoe
15-16McHenry
15-16Mount Prospect
15Troy
16Edwardsville
21-22Harwood Heights
22-24Herrin
29-30Arlington Heights
?Carbondale
?Chicago
?East Dundee
?Galesburg
?Gillespie
?Jerseyville
?Lemont
?Lisle
?North Riverside
?Palatine
?Peoria
?Winnetka

November, 2016
3-5Fox River Grove
3-5Freeport
4Rockford
4Troy
5Colfax
5-6Park Ridge
8-9Elgin
12Batavia
12Decatur
12Harwood Heights
12Lansing
12-13Mundelein
12Schaumburg
17-20Rolling Meadows
19Collinsville
19Troy
25Glen Ellyn
26Effingham
26Harwood Heights
26-28Herrin
?Algonquin
?Charleston
?Edwardsville
?Urbana

December, 2016
2Rockford
2-5Terre Haute, INHoliday Sale
2Troy
3Colfax
10Batavia
10Decatur
10Harwood Heights
10Lansing
10-11Mundelein
13-14Elgin
17Troy
24Harwood Heights
24-26Herrin
?Geneva

January, 2017
6Rockford
6Troy
7Colfax
10-11Elgin
14Batavia
14Decatur
14Harwood Heights
14Lansing
14-15Mundelein
14Schaumburg
21Collinsville
21Troy
27-28Crystal Lake
28Harwood Heights
28-30Herrin
?Glen Ellyn
?Springfield

February, 2017
3Rockford
3Troy
4-5Arlington Heights
4Colfax
4Midlothian
11Batavia
11Decatur
11Harwood Heights
11Lansing
11-12Mundelein
14-15Elgin
18Troy
25Harwood Heights
25-27Herrin
?Beecher
?Breese
?Charleston
?Edwardsville
?Fairview Heights
?Glencoe
?Palatine

March, 2017
3Rockford
3Troy
4Colfax
11Batavia
11-12Bloomingdale
11Decatur
11Harwood Heights
11Lansing
11-12Mundelein
11Schaumburg
14-15Elgin
16-19Fond du Lac, WI56th Annual Sale
18Collinsville
18Troy
25Harwood Heights
25-27Herrin
?Carbondale
?East Dundee
?Evanston
?Glen Ellyn
?Paris

April, 2017
1Colfax
1Sterling
7Rockford
7Troy
8Batavia
8Decatur
8Harwood Heights
8Lansing
8-9Mundelein
11-12Elgin
12Charleston
15-16Cary
15Troy
22Harwood Heights
22-24Herrin
22Quincy
23-30Livonia, MIBOOKSTOCK!
29-30Arlington Heights
?Belvidere
?Crystal Lake
?Des Plaines
?Fox River Grove
?Hampshire
?Jerseyville
?Lemont
?Mascoutah
?Mount Prospect
?North Riverside
?Oak Brook
?Saint Charles
?Urbana
?Urbana
?Washington
?Western Springs

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Danbury, CT



Friends of the Danbury Library
at Police Activities League (PAL) Building
35 Hayestown Rd.
Friends Voice Mail: 203-797-4568
Friends E-Mail: friends@danburylibrary.org


Oct 8 - 10
  • Friends of the Danbury Library Annual Book Sale
  • OVER 70,000 ITEMS!
  • Books sorted into over 60 categories
    • Art, Architecture, Photography
    • Hobbies/Crafts, How-To
    • Cooking and Food
    • Science and Nature
    • Children's
    • History and Americana
    • Fiction
    • Sports
    • Business
    • Foreign Languages
    • Health and Fitness
    • Travel and Geography
  • Rare Books, Signed Books, First Editions
  • Large collection of books donated by the Danbury Music Centre.
    • Includes music history, music instruction, music theory, sheet music and scores
  • Prices: Most Hardcovers $2, Paperbacks $0.50 & up
  • CDs, DVDs, Records, Audiobooks
  • Collectible Books - Large section of specially priced books from $5
  • Credit Cards Accepted
  • Saturday, October 8:
    • 8am to 10am: $15 Early Bird Admission, Free to FRIENDS members
      • Numbers given out at 7am
    • 10am to 5pm, Free admission
  • Sunday, October 9
    • 10am to 4pm. Free admission, books half price
  • Monday, October 10
    • 9am to 1pm: Bag Sale, $10 includes free fabric bag
  • Ample free parking
  • Proceeds benefit the Friends of the Danbury Library
  • Directions:
    • I-84 West, Exit 6: At light, right onto North St. At first light turn right onto Hayestown Ave. *At end, left onto Tamarack Ave., (becomes E. Hayestown Rd.) At stop sign bear right onto Hayestown Rd. P.A.L. building on the right.
    • I-84 East, Exit 5: Through stop sign, down hill. Straight through traffic light onto North St. At fourth light, turn right onto Hayestown Ave. Follow from * above.

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Redding, CT


The Mark Twain Library
at Redding Community Center
37 Lonetown Road (Route 107)
203-938-2545

JUST FOLLOW OUR GREEN DIRECTION SIGNS!

Sept 2 - 5

56th Annual Mark Twain Library Book Fair
The Granddaddy of Book Fairs - we are the oldest - and one of the largest - in New England. All proceeds benefit the Library.

Over 60,000 items organized in 75 categories including:

• Children's
(an entire room with nonfiction organized separately)
• Art and Photography
• Business
• Biography
• History
• Cookbooks, Diet, and Wine
• Interior Design and Do-It-Yourself
• Current Fiction - alphabetized for your convenience
• Classic Literature
• Environment and Nature
• Gardening
• Mystery
• New England History and Travel
• Poetry
• Romance
• Science Fiction
• Sets
• Sports
• Transportation
• Technology
• Travel
• CDs, DVDs and Audiobooks
• Vinyl Records

And our celebrated COLLECTOR'S CORNER, featuring rare finds, first editions, signed copies - priced to sell.

FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 2

  • Tickets available at 7:00 am
  • 9:00 am to 10:00 am, $15 admission
  • 10:00 am to 6:00 pm FREE ADMISSION
  • Children's Event, 2:30 pm to 6:00 pm
  • Prices as marked - WE DON'T DOUBLE!

SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 3

  • 10:00 am to 4:00 pm
  • Prices as marked

SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 4

  • 10:00 am to 4:00 pm
  • Half Price Day

MONDAY, LABOR DAY, SEPTEMBER 5

  • 9:00 am to 4:00 pm
  • "BOXING DAY!" $10 for each box full of books!

Credit Cards Accepted
Air-conditioned comfort, handicapped accessible, refreshments sold, FREE parking

Visit the Book Fair Web Site for more information


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Southport, CT


Pequot Library
720 Pequot Ave. (Exit 19 off I-95)
203-259-0346 ext. 15



July 22 - 26

56th Annual Summer Book Sale
Friday, July 22 - Tuesday, July 26, 2016
“The Best Book Sale in New England”

OVER 140,000 BOOKS, plus CDs, DVDs, RECORDS, etc., plus unique Specials. Admission is FREE and open to the public. All Sale proceeds help fund Pequot Library's over 750 annual programs and events.

HOURS & PRICING

Friday, July 22 9am to 7pm DOUBLE the marked price
Saturday, July 23   9am to 6pm Priced as marked
Sunday, July 24 9am to 6pm Priced as marked
Monday, July 25 9am to 6pm HALF the marked price
Tuesday, July 26 9am to 2pm $5 PER BAG DAY!

High quality books at reasonable prices.
Visa, MasterCard, Discover, and American Express Accepted

"A Catalog of Specials" will be available online July 17, 2016 at pequotlibrary.org.

Over 60 categories, including your favorites:

• Art & Architecture
• Astrology & Occult
• Atlas & Dictionary
• Biography
• Business
• Children
• Children Young Adult
• Classics
• Coffee Table
• Cookbooks
• CT & NE & NY
• Crafts & Hobbies
• Education & Text
• Exotica
• Family & Parenting
• Fiction
• First Editions
• Foreign Language
• Gardening & Nature
• Graphic Novels
• Health Issues
• History & Politics
• Humor
• Impulse
• Large Print
• Law & Crime
• Maritime • Military History
• Music
• Nutrition, Diet & Exercise
• Mystery
• Old & Interesting
• 'Ologies
• Performing Arts
• Pets & Animals
• Photography
• Poetry
• Records, CDs, Tapes, DVDs, Videos
• Religion & Philosophy
• Science
• Science Fiction
• Self Help
• Sets
• Sheet Music
• Signed Books
• Sociology & Anthropology
• Specials
• Spies/Espionage
• Sports (Large selection of Golf books this year)
• Travel
• Vintage Children
• Transportation
• Writing, Literature, Journalism
• And more!

Scanners & other wireless devices welcome in sales areas; stockpiling and "clearing" not permitted.

NEW! Eclectic Print & Art Sale
Friday, July 22 - Sunday, July 24, 2016
1,700 prints and art for sale! An amazing collection of prints, original photographs, and art.

CONTACT & DIRECTIONS:
Exit 19 off I-95 south to 720 Pequot Ave, Southport
(203) 259-0346 ext. 15
 
Location: Under the tents on the Great Lawn, parking lot, in the Auditorium, Reading Room, and Rennell Room
Contact: (203) 259-0346 ext. 15


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Coralville, IA


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

Aug 5 - 6
  • 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
  • Watch for the next great sale November 4 and 5!
Algonquin, IL


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


Nov
  • Watch this spot for details on the next great book 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 7 - 8
  • Fri 9-7, Sat 9-3
  • 25,000 books; 80% donated; 55% hardcover; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; paperbacks .25; hardcovers .50
Antioch, IL

Antioch Public Library District
Meeting Room
757 Main St.
847-395-0874

Oct 7 - 10
  • Fri, Sat, 9-5, Sun 1-5
  • Preview: Thu 5-9pm, Friends; join at door
  • 100% donated; 50% hardcover; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; paperbacks .25; hardcovers $2; trade pb 1; children's .25 & .50


Ongoing
Arlington Heights, IL

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

Aug 6 - 7; Feb 4 - 5, 2017
  • 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


Oct 29 - 30; April 29 - 30, 2017
  • 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.
Aurora, IL


Eola Road Branch Library
555 S. Eola Rd.
630-264-4120


Ongoing
  • Library hours
Barrington, IL

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

Ongoing
  • Library hours
Batavia, IL

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



Aug 13; Sept 10; Oct 8; Nov 12; Dec 10; Jan 14, 2017; Feb 11, 2017; March 11, 2017; April 8, 2017
  • 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
  • Aug only: Tue prior 4-7pm. Special sale for teachers only, including those that work at day care centers, pre-schools, church nursery schools, private schools, public schools and those that home-school. All young adult, children's books and children's media will be sold for half-price (.25)


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 6-9pm, $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; April
  • Wed-Fri 10-7:30, Sat 10-noon
  • Preview: Tue 5-7:30pm, Friends; join at door
  • 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

Sept 10 - 11; March 11 - 12, 2017
  • 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
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; Fri 10-7, Sat 10-5, Sun 9-noon
  • 30,000+ books; 40% hardcover; sorted; no buyer restrictions; .25-$1. Sat half price. Sun $3/bag; Sun 10:30 free
  • We sell about 200 books each year on line.
  • 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 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; 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 (half price on Sun)
  • No scanners
Cary, IL

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

April 15 - 16, 2017
  • Sat 9-5, Sun 1-5
  • 75% donated; 50% hardcover; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; plus 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.
(held outside near Library's south entrance)
217-581-6072



April 12, 2017
  • 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

Aug; Nov; Feb
  • Fri 10-6, Sat 10-5
  • 10,000 books; 75% donated; 50% hardcover; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; .50-$2. Friends receive 50% off all purchases; may join at door
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
Chicago, IL

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

July 28 - 31
  • Thu, Fri: noon-8; Sat, Sun 10-6
  • Preview: Wed 4-8pm, associates at $100+ level. Join online or call
  • 120,000 books; 100% donated; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; Most under $5; 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

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



Oct 8 - 10
  • Sat, Sun 9-6, Mon 9-2
  • 30,000+ books; 99% donated; 80% hardcover; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; plus AV materials; paperbacks .50-$1; hardcovers $2; children's .50-$2; most A/V .50. Mon $4/bag, $5/box
  • Nonprofits can arrange for free book pickup on Monday afternoon. Click on the email link at left to make your arrangements before the sale.
Chicago, IL


Norwood Park Historical Society
at Noble-Seymour-Crippen House
5624 N. Newark Ave.
(3 blks w of Nagle Ave)
773-631-4633




Aug
  • Sun noon-5. $2 admission
  • New & used books
  • Admission price includes author presentations, writing workshops, children's activities, etc. Refreshments available.
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
Chicago, IL

Chicago Book and Paper Fair
Midwest Antiquarian Booksellers Association (MWABA)
Chicago Journeyman Plumber's Union Hall
1340 W. Washington Blvd.
847-563-8402



Oct
  • Watch this spot for details on the next great Book and PaperFair!
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, IL

Carpe Librum
4047 N Milwaukee Ave
773-362-8598

June 7 - Sept 30
  • Store opens Tue 11-7:30
  • Some books removed to sell online
  • Credit cards accepted
  • BBQ Fest


June 7 - Sept 30 Bookstore
  • Tue-Fri 11-7:30, Sat, Sun 11:30-6
  • 13,000 books; 100% donated; 25% hardcover; sorted; $1-$4
  • Some books removed to sell online
  • Credit cards accepted
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 (Rogers Park), IL

Rogers Park Branch Library
6907 N. Clark St
312-744-0156

Aug 6
  • Sat 10-4
  • 3,000 books; 90% donated; 75% hardcover; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; .50-$1
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 9-2, Sun 1-3
  • 4,000 books; 75% donated; 60% hardcover; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; includes mags, CDs, DVDs, puzzles, etc.; Sun $2/bag


Ongoing
  • Library hours
Colfax, IL

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



Aug 6; Sept 3; Oct 1; Nov 5; Dec 3; Jan 7, 2017; Feb 4, 2017; March 4, 2017; April 1, 2017
  • 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

Sept 17; Nov 19; Jan 21, 2017; March 18, 2017
  • Sat 9-5
  • 1,000 books; 95% donated; 50% hardcover; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; $3/plastic bag, $4/paper bag, $5/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 27 - 28, 2017
  • Fri 9-8, Sat 8:30-4
  • 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



Aug 13; Oct 8; Nov 12; Dec 10; Jan 14, 2017; Feb 11, 2017; March 11, 2017; April 8, 2017
  • 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.
847-935-3311, x8895


Ongoing
  • Library hours

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Des Plaines, IL


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

Downtown, just south of Metra train station

Sept 9 - 11
  • FRIENDS FALL BOOK SALE
  • Presenting THOUSANDS of BOOKS at BARGAIN PRICES!
  • Preview for members of the Friends
    • Friday, September 9 from 6 pm to 8:30 pm
    • Memberships available at the door; $5.00 for individuals, $10.00 for families.
    • Sign up for numbers will begin at 4 pm
  • Open to the Public
    • Saturday, Septmber 10 from 9:30 am to 4 pm
    • Sunday, September 11 from 1:00 pm to 4:30 pm
      • Sunday is bargain day.
  • Most hard cover books are $1.00, better books slightly higher.
    • Most are donated and are hard cover.
  • Also CD's, DVD's, and audio books.
  • Books are sorted into many categories, not picked over, no buyer's restrictions.
  • The Des Plaines History Center will be present on Sat. and Sun. only, selling gift items.
  • For information call (847) 376-2922
  • Note: The spring sale was cancelled due to construction at the library


April
  • Watch this spot for a great book sale!


Ongoing
  • Library hours
  • 475-500 books
East Dundee, IL

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

Oct; 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

Aug 5 - 6; Nov; Feb
  • Fri 5-8pm, Sat 9-4
  • 20,000+ books; 100% donated; 60% hardcover; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; Most .25-$3
Edwardsville, IL

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

Oct 16
  • Sun noon-5
  • 5,000 books; 100% donated; sorted; no buyer restrictions; paperbacks .50; hardcovers $1
  • Some books are direct donations and are not picked over. Additionally, excess books from another organization's sale were donated.
  • Leclaire ParkFest: music, food, games
Effingham, IL

Effingham Public Library
200 N Third



July 30; Nov 26
  • Sat 9-2
  • 5,000 books; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; .50 and up


Sept 16 - 17
  • 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

Aug 19 - 20
  • Fri 9-3, Sat 9-noon
  • 8,500 books; 85% donated; 60% hardcover; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; paperbacks .50-$1; hardcovers $1; children's .25 & .50; DVD $1, audio books $1, plus specials; Sat $3/bag or 2 bags for $5
  • Elburn Days Fair


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

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Elgin, IL


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



Sept 15 - 18
  • Gail Borden Library Foundation 5th Annual Book Sale!
  • Presenting Thousands of Great Books!!
  • Sorted into 40+ categories including:
    • Cookbooks
    • History/Biography
    • Healthy Living
    • Reference
    • Art/Coffee Table Books
    • Children's Picture Books
  • Featuring large selection of DVD's
  • Most items $1-$2. Credit cards accepted
  • BOOKSELLERS WELCOME! Not picked over. No buyer restrictions.
  • Preview Night ($10 Admission)
    • Thursday, September 15, 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.
    • Line-up ticket numbers available at 4 p.m.
  • Regular Sale - (Free Admission)
    • Friday, Sept. 16, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.
    • Saturday, Sept. 17, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.
    • Sunday, Sept. 18, 12 noon to 5 p.m.
  • Credit/Debit cards accepted
  • All proceeds benefit library exhibits and activities such as our summer reading program.
  • There is also an ART SHOW featuring local artists!
  • Questions? booksale@gailborden.info
  • Come for Great Books - Great Bargains!


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

Aug 9 - 10; Sept 13 - 14; Oct 11 - 12; Nov 8 - 9; Dec 13 - 14; Jan 10 - 11, 2017; Feb 14 - 15, 2017; March 14 - 15, 2017; April 11 - 12, 2017
  • Tue, Wed 2-4
  • Books, records, tapes, cds

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Elmhurst, IL


AAUW Elmhurst Area Branch
at Lincoln School
565 S. Fairfield Ave



Aug 4 - 7
  • AAUW Elmhurst Area Annual USED BOOK SALE [American Association of University Women]
  • Successful operation for over 50 years. Proceeds benefit AAUW educational grants and local scholarships.
  • Over 25,000 Books
    • 100% Donated - 50% Hardcover
    • Super organized - sorted into 30+ categories
    • Large Children's Section
    • DVDs, CDs and Videos also available
  • Collection of World War II and Holocaust books
  • Great Prices
    • Most items range from $1.00 to $2.00; children's from 50 cents to $2
    • Collector's Area and Newer Books individually priced
    • Price reductions on Sunday
      • BAG SALE - $10 per standard grocery bag of regular books and 50% off on individually priced books
  • Schedule
    • Thursday August 4th, 6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. - OPENING NIGHT
    • Friday August 5th , 9:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m.
    • Saturday August 6th , 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
    • Sunday August 7th , 12:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.-$10 BAG SALE
  • Admission
    • Opening Night (Thursday): $10 per person admission. Line-up and wristband sales begin at 5:00 p.m. Doors open at 6:00 p.m.
    • Free admission all other days (Friday, Saturday, Sunday). Hours as listed above.
Elmwood Park, IL


Elmwood Park Library
1 Conti Parkway
708-432-8170


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

Evanston Public Library
1703 Orrington Ave
847-448-8600

Sept; March
  • Fri, Sun, noon-5:30, Sat noon5:30
  • 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
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

Feb
  • Fri 10-4:30, Sat 10-2
  • Preview: Thu 5:30-8:30pm, $5 fee (12 or under free)
  • 9,500 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 3 - 5; April
  • Thu, Fri 9-8, Sat 9-2
  • 2,500 books; 75% donated; 75% hardcover; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; .25-$3; Sat $4/bag
  • 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



Aug 4 - 6; Nov 3 - 5
  • Thu 9-8, Fri 9-6, Sat 9-4
  • 60,000+ books; 100% donated; 50% hardcover; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; plus CDs, DVDs, music, mags, etc.; .25 to $5


Bookstore
  • Mon-Sat 10-4, Thu 10-7
  • 63,000+ books; 100% donated; 35% hardcover; sorted
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


Dec
  • Thu 5-9pm, Fri 9-5, Sat 9-3
  • 6,000 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.
Gillespie, IL

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

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

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



Sept 17 - 18; Nov 25
  • 5,000 books; 97% donated; 50% hardcover; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; paperbacks .50; hardcovers $1; Sun $5/bag
  • Sat 9-2, Sun 1-4


Jan
  • Sat 9-2
  • 5,000 books; 97% donated; 50% hardcover; sorted; no buyer restrictions; paperbacks .50; hardcovers $1; antique/collectible books half of online prices


March
  • Sat 9-2, Sun 1-4, following Sat 11-2
  • 5,000 books; 98% donated; 50% hardcover; sorted; no buyer restrictions; paperbacks .50; hardcovers $1; Sun $5/bag
  • Last day: Steam Fair
Glencoe, IL

Glencoe Public Library
320 Park Ave.
847-835-5056

Oct 15 - 17; Feb
  • 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; no buyer restrictions; .50-$4; Sun half price, Mon $3/bag
  • Preview open to Friends members, Glencoe residents only; otherwise not picked over


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
Hampshire, IL

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



April
  • Fri 10-8, Sat 10-4, Sun noon-4
  • 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
4652 N Olcott

Aug 13; Aug 27; Sept 10; Sept 24; Oct 8; Nov 12; Nov 26; Dec 10; Dec 24; Jan 14, 2017; Jan 28, 2017; Feb 11, 2017; Feb 25, 2017; March 11, 2017; March 25, 2017; April 8, 2017; April 22, 2017
  • Sat 2-4
  • Paperbacks .50; hardcovers $1


Oct 21 - 22
  • Fri 10-5, 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 Library
120 N 13th St.
618-942-6109




Aug 27 - 29; Sept 24 - 26; Oct 22 - 24; Nov 26 - 28; Dec 24 - 26; Jan 28 - 30, 2017; Feb 25 - 27, 2017; March 25 - 27, 2017; April 22 - 24, 2017
  • Sat noon-6, Mon 10-6 (closed Sun)
  • 500 books; 100% donated; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; .25-$3
  • Occasional author visits
Highland Park, IL

Highland Park Public Library
494 Laurel Ave.
847-432-0216 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

Oct; April
  • Fri 8:30-5, Sat 8:30-1
  • Preview: Thu 3-8pm, $2 entry fee
  • 5,000 books; 98% donated; 45% hardcover; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; .25-$2; Sat 11am bag sale
Kewanee, IL

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

Sept 3
  • 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 Bluff, IL

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

Ongoing

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Lake Forest, IL

BEST BIG SALE!
Friends of Lake Forest Library
at Lake Forest Recreation Center
400 Hastings Road
847-234-0636



Sept 16 - 18
  • Friends of Lake Forest Library 41st Annual Book Sale
  • Inside at Lake Forest Recreation Center 400 Hastings Rd. Lake Forest, IL 60045
  • Free admission and parking; walk to train and historic Market Square
  • MEMBER & VOLUNTEER PRESALE:
    • Thursday September 15, 9am to 5pm
    • Memberships are available at the door. 20% surcharge on purchases.
  • FREE GENERAL SALE:
    • Friday September 16, 9am to 8pm
    • Saturday September 17, 9am to 5pm (teacher discount 25% off)
    • Sunday September 18, 9am to 5pm (Bargain Day 50% off))
  • Over 150,000 selections of donated books carefully sorted organized and individually priced
  • Over 125 Categories including: Collectors, Biographies, Art, Vintage Children, Military, U.S. and World History, Sports, Science Fiction, Music, CD’s, Audio Books, DVDs, Art, Architecture, Photography, Children's, Cooking, Graphic novels, Young Adult, Gardening, new Fiction, new Non-Fiction and more!!
  • Most books $1-$5
  • All NEW selections: no books are carried over from previous year.
  • Easy to shop: fiction arranged alphabetically by author, Children's arranged by grade and series, Cd's arranged by genre.
  • Scanners & other wireless devices may be utilized in place; stockpiling and ‘clearing’ not permitted.
  • For more information 847-234-0636. info@friendslflibrary.org  www.lakeforestlibrary.org/friends.html
  • All proceeds support Lake Forest Library
Lake Villa, IL

Lake Villa District Library
1001 East Grand Ave



Aug 11 - 13
  • Thu 6-8pm (public hours), Fri 9-4, 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; 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

Aug 13; Oct 8; Nov 12; Dec 10; Jan 14, 2017; Feb 11, 2017; March 11, 2017; April 8, 2017
  • 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


Sept 10
  • Sat 10-2
  • Preview: Sat 9-10, Friends; join at door $5
  • 5,000 books; 95% donated; 50% hardcover; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; $5/bag
  • 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




Oct
  • Fri 9:30-9, Sat 9:30-5
  • Preview: Thu 9:30am-9pm, Friends; join at door $2
  • not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions

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Lombard, IL


American Association of University Women
at First Church of Lombard
220 S. Main Street

Aug 3 - 6
  • AAUW USED BOOK SALE
  • More Than 10,000 Books!
    • 95% donated, 50% hardcover.
    • Fine sorted. Not picked over.
  • Large Section of Collectible books!
  • Also A/V items!
  • August 3 to 6, 2016
  • PRE-SALE August 3
    • Wednesday, 5 pm to 9 pm
    • $5 entry. Presale numbers available at 3 pm
  • FREE Entry August 4 to 6
    • Thursday & Friday, 9 am to 8 pm
    • Saturday, 9 am to noon
  • LOW BOOK PRICES:
    • Books range from .50 to $3
    • More for Collectibles
  • BAG o' BOOKS SALE!
    • Saturday $10/bag (excludes collectibles)
  • Cash and checks only
  • Parking: church lot - entry W. Ash Street OR city lots on Main & Maple Streets
  • Presented by American Association University Women, Lombard Area Branch lombard-il.aauw.net/booksale
  • Your purchase funds local and national scholarships for women and girls.
Macomb, IL

Friends of Macomb Library
at Chandler Park
309-836-7206



Sept 24
  • 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
  • Al Sears Jazz Festival, Gazebo Art Festival
Mascoutah, IL

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

Sept; 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
McHenry, IL

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

North Parking Lot, Entrance B


Oct 15 - 16
  • Sat 9-5, Sun noon-4
  • 20,000 books; 90% donated; 40% hardcover; sorted; not 'picked over'; paperbacks .50; hardcovers $1; trade pb $1; children's .25
  • $10 charge to use a scanner at the sale.


Ongoing
  • Library hours
Mendota, IL

Graves-Hume Public Library
1401 W Main St

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

Midlothian Public Library
14701 Kenton Ave
708-535-2027

Oct 1; Feb 4, 2017
  • 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

Sept 23 - 24
  • Fri 2-5, Sat 9:30-3
  • Preview: Fri 1-2, Sat 9:930
  • .50 - $1
Moline, IL

Moline Public Library
504 - 17th St.
309-762-6883

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


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


Ongoing
Mount Prospect, IL

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

Oct 15 - 16; April
  • Sat 9-4:30, Sun noon-4
  • Preview: Fri 6:30-9:30pm, Friends; join at door $5
  • 35,000 books; 90% donated; 60% hardcover; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; plus CDs, DVDs, VHS, records, cassettes, books on CD/tape, software; Most .25-1; best as marked, $2-$10, rare/autographed higher
  • Credit cards accepted
  • Large selection of world language books
Mundelein, IL

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

Aug 13 - 14; Sept 10 - 11; Oct 8 - 9; Nov 12 - 13; Dec 10 - 11; Jan 14 - 15, 2017; Feb 11 - 12, 2017; March 11 - 12, 2017; April 8 - 9, 2017
  • 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

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

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

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

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

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

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

New Lenox Public Library
120 Veterans Parkway

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

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



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


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

Oct; April
  • Fri, Sat 10-3, Sun noon-3
  • Preview: Thu 6-8pm and Fri 9:30-10am, Friends; join at door
  • 4,000 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
  • Sale includes vintage 1950s children's books
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
708-445-6260

(cafeteria)


July 29 - 30; Aug
  • 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
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
Palatine, IL

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

Oct
  • Presented by Friends of the Palatine Library
  • 15,000+ ITEMS!. 99% donated.
    • Books, computer items, A/V and more
    • Sorted into many categories.
  • There may be additional items at this sale
  • Great prices!!
    • paperbacks $.50, softcover $1.00, hardcover $1.50, children's $.25, CD's $1.50
    • Sunday, Half Price Day
  • February 19 to 21, 2016
    • Friday 6pm to 9pm
      • $5.00 entry fee. Friends members free
    • Saturday 9:30am to 3:00pm. No entry fee
    • Sunday 12:30pm to 3:00pm No entry fee
  • Only books in good condition go into our sales. (Gift quality books are to be found in our Holiday Sale)
  • 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:
    • The line forms at 4pm on Friday. Places may not be held with bags, etc.
    • 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.
  • None of the books in this sale are kept for later sales.
  • DON'T MISS THIS WELL-ORGANIZED, WELL-RUN SALE!!


Feb
  • Sat 9:30-3:30, Sun 12:30-3:30
  • Preview: Fri 6-9pm, $5 fee (Friends free)
  • 15,000 books; 99% donated; sorted; paperbacks .50; hardcovers $1.50; trade pb $1; children's .25; Sun half price
  • Electronic devices are not allowed
Palos Heights, IL

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

Aug 6 - 9
  • Sat 9-4, Mon 9-8, Tue 9-noon
  • Preview: Fri 5:30-8pm, Friends; join at door $10
  • 5,000 books; 75% donated; 75% hardcover; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; paperbacks .50-$1; hardcovers $1.50; specials $3 and up, may only be available Fri and Sat.. Tue bag sale


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

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

Ongoing
  • Library hours (subject to volunteer availability)
  • Books, movies, CDs, etc.
  • Always adding new selections.
Palos Park, IL

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



Sept
  • Fri, Sat 9:30-5, Mon-Thu 9:30-8, Fri, Sat 9:30-5
  • 600 books; 75% donated; 45% hardcover; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; $1-$2
Paris, IL

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

March
  • Sat 10-4, Mon-Fri library hours
  • Preview: Fri 6-7:30pm, Friends; join at door. Use north door off parking lot to enter (library is closed)
  • 70% donated; 60% hardcover; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; may include 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 5 - 6
  • Sat 9-3, Sun noon-3
  • Preview: Fri 4-7pm, Friends; join at door
  • 20,000 books; 60% donated; 95% 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, 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 19 - 20
  • 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 19 - 27
  • Mon-Thu 10-8, Sat 10-4; last day closes at 2pm
  • 3,000 books; 80% donated; 80% hardcover; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; paperbacks .50; hardcovers $1
  • Credit cards accepted
  • Smallville Superfest 8/19-21
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 22, 2017
  • Sat 8-4
  • 7,000+ books
Red Bud, IL

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

Oct 7 - 22
  • 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

Aug 5; Oct 7; Nov 4; Dec 2; Jan 6, 2017; Feb 3, 2017; March 3, 2017; April 7, 2017
  • Fri 10-4
  • no buyer restrictions
  • We sell a limited amount of books online.


Sept 2 - 3
  • Fri, Sat 10-4
  • no buyer restrictions
  • "Limited amount" of books sold online


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
Rolling Meadows, IL

Rolling Meadows Library
3110 Martin Lane
847-259-6050

Nov 17 - 20
  • 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 $3, VHS, cassettes, records $.50
Roselle, IL

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

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 South Sixth Ave
630-584-0076

April
  • Fri 2:30-7:30, Sat 9-1
  • 5,000 books; 50% donated; 50% hardcover; sorted; .50-$3
  • Better book silent auctions
Saint Joseph, IL


Saint Joseph Township Library
201 N Third St
217-469-2159




Aug 1 - 25
  • Mon, Wed 1-8, Tue, Thu 9-6, Fri 9-7, Sat 9-3
  • 3,000 books; 50% donated; 50% hardcover; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; Donation
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

Sept 10; Nov 12; Jan 14, 2017; March 11, 2017
  • 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

Oct 1; April 1, 2017
  • 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

Aug 5; Aug 20; Sept 2; Sept 17; Oct 7; Oct 15; Nov 4; Nov 19; Dec 2; Dec 17; Jan 6, 2017; Jan 21, 2017; Feb 3, 2017; Feb 18, 2017; March 3, 2017; March 18, 2017; April 7, 2017; April 15, 2017
  • 9-1
  • 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

Oct 2
  • Sun 9-4
  • 1800 books; 100% donated; 35% hardcover; sorted; no buyer restrictions; paperbacks .50, 5/$2; hardcovers $1, 5/$4; children-teen: .25, 5/$1
  • Most books are leftover from July sale. Some "new" books, but not as many as July.
    Cider Fest
  • Some vintage specially priced books from 1800s to 1960s. Some large print books, and vintage newspapers.
Urbana, IL

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



Aug 26 - 29; Nov; April
  • Fri, Sat 9-5:30, Sun 1-4:30, Mon 9-1
  • Preview: Thu 5-8:30pm, Friends; join at door $10 beginning at 3pm. Line does not form until 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 specials higher. Some newer books in Friends Coffee Ship: $3 eachSun: Half Price, Mon free
  • No scanners on preview night. Scanners may be used at regular sale, beginning Fri 9am.
    "books may be purchased by regular Friends of the Library volunteers who work during set up, but no dealers are allowed to help set up." "We do not sell online"
  • Includes collection of aviation and military books donated by the Chanute AFB Museum. Fri evening, Sat: Urbana Sweetcorn Festival


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



April
  • Sat noon-5
  • 3,000 books; 100% donated; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; paperbacks .50; hardcovers $1; children's .25
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

Ongoing
  • Library hours
Waukegan, IL

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



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 1 - 2; April
  • Sat 8-1, Sun 11-1
  • Preview: Fri 6-8pm, Friends; join at door
  • 6,000+ books; 100% donated; sorted; not 'picked over'; plus music, videos; .25-$1.50; Sun half price & bag sale
Wheaton, IL

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

Aug 24 - 27
  • 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)

Oct 6
  • Thu 7-3
  • Preview: Tue 9-noon, 25% markup
  • 10,000 books; 100% donated; 75% hardcover; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; paperbacks .50; hardcovers $2-$5
  • Cash only
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 3 - 4
  • Sat 9-4, Sun 10-4
  • 10,000 books; 90% donated; 40% hardcover; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; paperbacks .50; hardcovers $2; trade pb $1; children's .50-$1
  • Yorkville Hometown Days
  • Cash or check only
Zion, IL

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

Ongoing

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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 2 - 5
  • Friends of the Vigo County Public Library
  • ANNUAL HOLIDAY SALE
  • December 2: Members only Preview 6:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
    • Memberships available at the door
  • Great Bargains 50 cents and up!
    • Adult & Children's Fiction & Non-Fiction
    • Gift Items
    • Hardcover & Paperback
    • Large Print
    • Audiotapes & Audiobooks
    • VHS, DVDs, CDs, & LPs
    • Games & Puzzles
  • December 3, 4, 5, 2016
    • Saturday, 9am to 3pm
    • Sunday, 1pm to 4pm
    • Monday, 9am to 2pm
      • Selected items 50% off on Monday
  • Sale items have not been picked over; no buyer restrictions.
  • They are a combination of library discards and donations from the public.
  • We accept CASH, PERSONAL CHECK, & ALL MAJOR CREDIT CARDS
  • Many popular titles and authors, bestsellers, books in series, etc. - something for everyone!

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Louisville, KY


Locust Grove
561 Blankenbaker Lane
502-897-9845

Aug 18 - 21
  • HISTORIC LOCUST GROVE Book Sale
  • More than 20,000 Used, Antiquarian and New Books!
    • History, biography, mysteries, reference, science fiction, travel, cookbooks, children’s, Kentucky, romance, crafts, gardening and much, much more!
  • 100% donated; 50% hardcover; sorted by category. Good condition! 
  • Special Preview for Members Only
    • Thursday, August 18,  5:00-7:30 p.m.
    • Memberships are available at the door
  • General Public Sale, August 19, 20 and 21
    • Friday, 10:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.
    • Saturday 10:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. 
    • Sunday 10:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
  • Snow Dates: March 11, 12 & 13
  • Great Prices: Beginning at $1 for paperbacks, and $2 for most hardcover books
    • Special selection of illustrated books, rare books, and sets, priced individually.
    • Offering Special Bargains on Sunday!
    • Credit cards accepted
  • Books were NOT picked over. NO buyer restrictions.
  • Proceeds of the sale benefit the education and preservation programs of Locust Grove.

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Louisville, KY

Clearance Sale
Half Price Books
At Kentucky Expo Center, West Hall
937 Phillips Lane
Louisville, KY 40209

Sept 23 - 25
  • Half Price Books HUGE CLEARANCE SALE!
  • Everything’s $2 or Less!!
  • TENS OF THOUSANDS of items!! – including fiction, non-fiction, paperbacks, kid’s & YA…Also CDs, DVDs, audio books, video games and More!!
  • Friday, September 23rd – Sunday, September 25th
    • 10am-6pm EVERY DAY
  • Admission is Free!
  • Parking is $8
  • And the first 100 customers each day will receive a FREE Half Price Books totebag!

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Ann Arbor, MI

64th Annual Sale!
AAUW, Ann Arbor Branch
64th Annual Used Book Sale
at Washtenaw Community College
Morris Lawrence Building
4800 East Huron River Drive
844-973-6287



Sept 9 - 11
  • AAUW 64th Annual Used Book Sale, Ann Arbor Branch
  • Visit one of the LARGEST used book sales in Michigan
    • 40,000 BOOKS!
    • Organized by genre and subject
    • 100% Donated, 50% HARDCOVER
  • Most books $3 or less, others priced as marked
  • September 9 to 11, 2016
  • Preview: Friday 8am-10am
    • Dealers and other buyers invited to attend with $15 admission
  • Free Admission
    • Friday 10am-8pm
      • (Friday early PREVIEW with $15 admission, 8-10 a.m.)
    • Saturday 10am-8pm
      • All books HALF price!
    • Sunday 10am-3pm
      • One shopping bag full for $8
  • Find a bargain in collectible books as well!
  • Cash or personal checks only
  • Books are NOT picked over
  • Dealers & Collectors welcome! But all shoppers must do their scanning/shopping at the tables. Storage space only for books you intend to purchase.
  • Book dealers must register their tax numbers or be charged sales tax.
  • Book Sale Hotline: 844-973-6287
  • Presented by American Association of University Women, Ann Arbor branch
  • Proceeds directly fund college scholarships, promoting the AAUW mission of education and equity for women.

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Bloomfield Hills, MI

90th Annual Sale!
American Association of University Women-Birmingham Branch
at Birmingham Masonic Temple
37357 Woodward Avenue
248-865-7257

(west side of Woodward, between Lone Pine and Quarton/Big Beaver)


Sept 9 - 11
  • AAUW Birmingham Book Sale
    • 20,000 Books!
    • Audio/Visual Materials!
  • Items for sale are in very good condition
  • Sorted into categories
  • Special Section available to all - antique and valuable books
  • Wonderful Bargains
    • Hardbacks $3.00, trade paper backs $2.00, regular paperbacks $.50
    • Sunday is BAG Day - $5/Bag!
    • Collectibles and special items are priced individually
  • Preview Sale
    • Friday September 9, 2:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.
    • $10.00 admission plus 10% discount at checkout
  • General Sale, Free admission. September 9-11
    • Friday, 5:30 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
    • Saturday, 10 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
    • Sunday, 11:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. BAG DAY
  • BOOKS ARE IN EXCELLENT CONDITION.
  • Not picked over. No restrictions.
  • Attention Teachers: Saturday afternoon, teachers with a school ID may select $100 worth of free books with proper school I.D.
  • Cash/checks accepted; no credit cards
  • All proceeds are used for scholarships and local philanthropies.

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Dearborn, MI

65th Big Sale!
AAUW - Dearborn Chapter
at Dearborn Ice Skating Center (DISC)
14900 Ford Road
313-649-5256

(2nd floor)


Sept
  • Watch this spot for details on the next big sale!

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Grosse Pointe Park, MI


St. Clare of Montefalco Catholic School
16231 Charlevoix Street

Sept 14 - 18
  • 32nd Annual Sale
  • READ MORE for LESS!
  • September 14-18
  • Presale: Wednesday 6:30pm to 9:30pm
    • Presale prices are marked up 50%
  • Sale Days
    • Thursday, 9am to 8pm
    • Friday, 9am to 8pm
    • Saturday, 9am to 8pm - Half price day
    • Sunday 9am to 3pm - Bag day
  • 50,000+ BOOKS!
    • 100% donated
    • 40% hardcover
    • Sorted into categories
  • Great prices - $1 to $10
    • Saturday, most books half price.
    • Sunday bag day - Fill a bag for 1 low price
  • Print our flyer at www.stclareschool.net.
  • Follow us on facebook! St. Clare Used Book Sale

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Hastings, MI



Friends of Hastings Library Book Sale
Held at Leason Sharpe Hall
Barry Enrichment Center
231 South Broadway
269-945-4263




Oct 6 - 8
  • FRIENDS OF HASTINGS PUBLIC LIBRARY USED BOOK SALE
  • Preview Sale
    • Thursday, October 6, 5pm to 8pm
    • $10 Entree Fee
  • Sale Days
    • Friday October 7, 10am to 6pm
    • Saturday October 8, 10am to 1pm
  • About 4,000 hardcovers and paperbacks
    • Books are in very good to great condition!
  • Fiction arranged by author and non-fiction by subject (40+ categories)
  • First time these books have been displayed for sale
  • Some AV materials
  • Books must be taken when purchased. Inquire about use of scanners.
  • Questions? Contact Diane Hawkins at  269.945.4263 or dhawkins@hastingspubliclibrary.com

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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 23 - 30, 2017
  • BOOKSTOCK - Used Book and Media Sale
  • Well over 100,000 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 23 to 30, 2017
  • 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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Creve Coeur, MO


JCC Used Book Sale
JCC Staenberg Family Complex -
Arts & Education Building
# 2 Millstone Campus Drive
314-432-5700



Aug 14 - 18
  • JCC USED BOOK SALE
  • THOUSANDS of BOOKS will be available for sale as the Annual J Used Book Sale returns in August to the Arts and Education Building Stock up on your fall reading material.
  • August 14 to 18, 2016
  • Preview Day
    • Sunday: 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM
    • Admission $10 at the door
    • Line tickets go on sae at 9:00 AM
  • FREE Admission
    • Monday to Wednesday: 10:00 AM to 7:00 PM
    • Thursday: 10:00 AM to 6:00 PM
      • Bag Day: Fill a bag for only $5
  • Apps are great, but there's nothing like the feel of a real book!
  • Book lovers, collectors and avid readers all anticipate this annual event.
  • Proceeds from the sale benefit the Cultural Arts Department
  • Contact: Zelda Sparks, 314-442-3169, zsparks@jccstl.org SFC

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Saint Louis, MO

1 Million+ Books!
YMCA Book Fair
Queeny Park
550 Weidman Rd
314-353-4960



Aug 19 - 23
  • 38th Annual YMCA Book Fair
  • First Selection Day $10 admission
    • Friday, August 19, 9:00 am - 9:00 pm
    • Wristbands for opening day will go on sale at 7:30am.
  • Free Admission Days
    • August 20-23
    • Saturday to Tuesday, 9:00 am - 9:00 pm each day
  • Half Price Day
    • Monday, August 22
    • 9:00 am - 9:00 pm
  • $10 a Box Day
    • Tuesday, August 23
    • 9:00 am - 9:00 pm
  • OVER ONE MILLION BOOKS!
  • Great Prices:
    • Paperbacks start at 50 cents
    • Hard covers start at $1, unless marked otherwise
    • Children's books 1.50 an inch
    • Magazines, Romance novels start at 25 cents.
  • RARE BOOKS! 2016 RARE BOOK LIST
  • We also have:
    • 45's, 78's
    • 8 tracks
    • CD's, DVD's
    • Audio, videotapes and cassettes
  • Credit Cards accepted
  • Items are Priced to Sell!
  • Location: Queeny Park
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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 10 - 24
  • 3 Weekends in September!
  • Friends of the Henderson County Public Library
    • THE BIG FALL SALE!
  • Preview:
    • Friday, September 9th:  Member's preview 10am to 4:30pm
    • (Memberships available at the door, $6 individual, $10 family) 
  • Open to the Public:
    • Saturday, September 10th, 10am to 4:30pm
    • Sunday, September 11th, 1pm to 4:30pm
    • Friday and Saturday, September 16th & 17th: 10am to 4:30pm
      • Everything Half Price!
    • Saturday, September 24th: 10am to 4:30pm
      •  $6 per box (box provided) tax included
  • 100,000 Gently Used Books, DVDs, CDs, LPs
    • 98% private donations, 2% ex-lib.
  • Hardcover, softcover, mass paper
  • Something for everyone:
    • Collectibles
    • Regional
    • Autographed
    • Art & Coffee Table Books
    • Fiction, Nonfiction
    • Religion
    • History
    • Cookbooks
    • Gardening
    • Sports
    • Business
    • Children's books and lots more!
  • Average price .50 to $5.00; art / coffee table / collectible higher
  • Cash and checks only, please
  • Dealers: Please bring us a photocopy of your sales tax exemption certificate
  • Questions? Email GeneralInfo@friendsofthehcpl.org
  • See you there!

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McLean, VA


AAUW - McLean, VA Chapter
at McLean Community Center
1234 Ingleside Avenue
703-527-4206 (AAUW Contact)

The McLean Community Center is 2.6 miles from Tysons Corner Shopping Center.


Sept 16 - 18
  • The McLean Virginia Branch of the American Association of University Women will start collecting books,CDs, DVDs, records and recent textbooks
  • Saturday May 21 from 9:00 am - 1:30 pm  at the Sun Trust Bank (515 Maple Ave East, Vienna)  
  • Please no encyclopedias,VHS,or audio tapes.
  • Proceeds are used for scholarships for women, to promote their professional development and to encourage grade school and high school girls to engage in science, technology, engineering and mathematics.
  • Questions: aauwbookfair@gmail.com or 703-527-4201 or visit   McLean-va.aauw.net.
  • Future collections will be held on June 18, July 16, and August 13.
  • The 47th McLean AAUW Used Book Sale will be September 16,17, and 18 at the McLean Community Center
  • 124 Ingleside Ave, McLean, VA.

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Fond du Lac, WI

56th Annual Sale
Fond du Lac Branch of AAUW
at Fond du Lac County Fairgrounds
Hwy 45, SE side of the city



March 16 - 19, 2017
  • 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
    • DVDs, VHS
    • Toys and Games
    • Puzzles
  • Premier Night March 16
    • Thursday 5pm to 8:30pm
    • $3 admission
  • General Sale March 17 to 19, Free admission
    • Friday 9am to 8:30pm
    • Saturday 9am to 5:00pm (Half price)
    • Sunday 9am to 2pm (Box sale)
  • This is a great sale don't miss it!!



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