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September, 2016
6/7-9/30Chicago
23-10/2Crystal Lake
28-30Belvidere
30-10/3Herrin
30-10/8Palos Park


October, 2016
1Colfax
1-2Joliet
1Mattoon
1Midlothian
1-2Roselle
1-2Wauconda
1-2Western Springs
2Lansing, MIBooks and Paper
2Union
3-5Macomb
6-9AntiochCheck This
6-10Des Moines, IABig Sale
6-8Hastings, MIBig Sale
6-8Jerseyville
6Winnetka
7-8Alton
7-22Red Bud
7Rockford
7Troy
8-9Anna
8Batavia
8-10Chicago
8-10Danbury, CTBig Sale
8Decatur
8Harwood Heights
8Lansing
8-9Mundelein
8Sterling
9-10Chicago (Hyde Park)
11-12Elgin
12-15Clinton Township, MI80,000 Books!
13-15Eureka
13-17St. Joseph, MOBig Fall Sale!
14-16DeKalb
14-31Gillespie
14-16Grayslake
14-16Palatine
15-17Glencoe
15-23Lexington, KYBig Sale
15-16McHenry
15-16Mount ProspectScary Good Sale!
15Troy
16Edwardsville
20-22East Dundee
20-23Golden, COBig Sale
20-22Waterloo
21-24Galesburg
21-22Harwood Heights
22-30Cherry Valley
22-26Gainesville, FLBig Sale
28-29Collinsville
28-30Indianapolis, INMega Sale
29-30Arlington Heights
29Vandalia
?Chicago
31-11/7Green Bay, WIOver 100,000 Books!
?Lemont
?Lisle
?Peoria
?Winnetka
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November, 2016
3-6AlgonquinExceptional
3-5Fox River Grove
3-5Freeport
4-5Coralville, IABig Sale
4-6Normal
4Rockford
4Troy
5Colfax
5Morrison
5-6Park Ridge
8-9Elgin
12Batavia
12Decatur
12Harwood Heights
12Lansing
12-13Mundelein
12Schaumburg
17-20Rolling Meadows
18-20Palatine
18-26Plano
19Troy
25Glen Ellyn
26Effingham
26Harwood Heights
?Charleston
?Edwardsville
30North Riverside
?Urbana

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

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

February, 2017
3-6Herrin
3Rockford
3Troy
4-5Arlington Heights
4Colfax
4Midlothian
11Batavia
11Decatur
11Harwood Heights
11Lansing
11-12Mundelein
14-15Elgin
18Troy
25Harwood Heights
?Anna
?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
18Troy
25Harwood Heights
?Carbondale
?East Dundee
?Evanston
?Glen Ellyn
31-4/3Herrin
?Normal
?Paris

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

May, 2017
5-20Red Bud
5Rockford
5Troy
6Colfax
6-7Park Ridge
9-10Elgin
12-13Alton
13Batavia
13Decatur
13Harwood Heights
13Lansing
13-14Mundelein
13Schaumburg
20Troy
27Harwood Heights
?Belleville
?Brookfield
?Charleston
?Edwardsville
?Edwardsville
?Evanston
?Galesburg
?Glen Ellyn
?Lisle
?Winnetka

June, 2017
1-3Granite City
2-5Herrin
2-4New Orleans, LA75,000+ Books!
2Rockford
2Troy
3Colfax
3Geneva
3Midlothian
10Decatur
10Harwood Heights
10Lansing
10-11Mundelein
13-14Elgin
17Troy
23-24Macomb
24Harwood Heights
?Anna
?Chicago
?Downers Grove
?Effingham
?Evanston
?Geneva
?Glen Ellyn
?Glencoe
?Johnsburg
?Naperville
?Palatine
?Springfield
?Winnetka

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Golden, CO



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

A Whale of a Sale





Oct 20 - 23
  • Friends of the Jefferson County Public Library
    • 2016 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)
  • October 20 to 23, 2016
    • Preview Night
      • Thursday, October 20, 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.
      • Memberships can be purchased online click here to join now or at the door.
    • Early Open
      • Friday, 8 a.m. - 9 a.m. Fee $10
    • Free and Open to the Public
      • Friday, October 21, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
      • Saturday, October 22, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. - Friends Half Price Day*
      • Sunday, October 23, 11a.m. to 3p.m. - Bag Day**
  • *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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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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Gainesville, FL


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

(Across from Sun Trust Bank)

Oct 22 - 26
  • 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 22 to 26
    • Saturday, Oct 22, 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 (closed on Wednesday)- Signed books - First Editions - Rare Books - Click here for a sample list.
  • 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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Coralville, IA


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

Nov 4 - 5
  • 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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Des Moines, IA


Planned Parenthood of the Heartland
at Iowa State Fairgrounds
4-H Building
3000 East Grand Avenue
515-234-0414



Oct 6 - 10
  • Planned Parenthood of the Heartland Booksale
  • Run by more than 600 volunteers, the Planned Parenthood Book Sale is known to be one of the largest book sales in the country!
  • Shop Thousands of New and Used Items
    • Books!
    • CDs!
    • Puzzles!
    • Games - and more!
  • Shop 45,000 sq. feet of space. Click Here for Floor Map and Categories
  • One of a kind collectibles area
  • October 6 to 10, 2016
  • Opening Night
    • Thursday 3PM to 9PM
    • Opening night admission is just $10. Free admission all other days
  • Free Admission
    • Friday 9AM to 9PM
    • Saturday 9AM to 9PM
    • Sunday 9AM to 6 PM
    • Monday 9AM to 6 PM
  • Cash, checks and credit cards (MasterCard, Visa, Discover) accepted
  • All books are available. No pre-sales allowed
  • Convenient shopping: Shopping carts and baskets available, holding area provided for large purchases.
  • If you have questions, please call 515-235-0414 or e-mail booksale@ppheartland.org
  • Free parking. See Map of Fairgrounds
  • Proceeds from the book sale support Planned Parenthood of the Heartland's education and outreach programs, which provide medically accurate, age-appropriate health and sexuality education programs to young people and adults.

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Algonquin, IL



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


Nov 3 - 6
  • 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!
  • 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



Oct 7 - 8; May 12 - 13, 2017
  • 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

Oct 8 - 9; Feb; June
  • Sat 8-2, Sun 1-3
  • Preview: Fri 4-6, Friends; join at door
  • 5,000 books; 100% donated; 50% hardcover; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; .25-$3; Sun bag sale
  • Oct: St. Anna Colorfest

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Antioch, IL



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


Oct 6 - 9
  • ANNUAL HUGE USED BOOK SALE
  • Featuring
    • THOUSANDS of BOOKS
    • CD's, DVD's and LP's!
  • Books are 100% donated; 50% hardcover
    • Sorted into categories for easy shopping
  • October 6 to 9, 2016
    • Thursday, October 6: 5 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.
      • Thursday Only! Special Antioch Library Friends pre-sale
      • Join at the door if you're not already a Friends member to take advantage of early purchases before the doors open to the public on Friday.
    • Friday and Saturday 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
    • Sunday 1 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.
  • This sale will include overstock of used books, cds, dvds, vhs for adults, children and teens.
  • Great Prices! paperbacks .25; hardcovers $2; trade paperbacks $1; children's .25 and .50
  • Books are NOT picked over. NO buyer restrictions
  • Stock up for winter reading and school book reports!


Ongoing
Arlington Heights, IL

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

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.


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
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



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


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
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



Sept 28 - 30; 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


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



May
  • Sat 10-4
  • Sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; $5/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)

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
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 22 - 23, 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


Nov; Feb; May
  • 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
Cherry Valley, IL

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

Oct 22 - 30
  • Mon-Thu 9-8, Fri, Sat 9-5, Sun 1-5
  • Preview: Fri prior noon-3, $5 fee, Friends free; join at door
  • 5,000 books; 95% donated; 40% hardcover; sorted; no buyer restrictions; .25-$3; 2nd Sat half price, last day (Sun) $2/bag
  • Some books have been removed for sale online
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

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; June
  • 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 (Hyde Park), IL

Hyde Park - Kenwood Community Conference
held at: Hyde Park Shopping Center
5500 S. Lake Park Ave

Oct 9 - 10
(No further information on this sale)
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)



Oct 1; Nov 5; Dec 3; Jan 7, 2017; Feb 4, 2017; March 4, 2017; April 1, 2017; May 6, 2017; June 3, 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

Oct 28 - 29; April
  • Fri, 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


Sept 23 - Oct 2
  • Sat 8-4, then Mon-Sat 10-4
  • Preview: Fri 6-8pm, $10 fee (members free)
  • 10,000 books; 75% donated; 50% hardcover; sorted; no buyer restrictions; .25-$10; last 2 days $5/bag
  • Many of the books were available at a previous sale


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



Oct 8; Nov 12; Dec 10; Jan 14, 2017; Feb 11, 2017; March 11, 2017; April 8, 2017; May 13, 2017; June 10, 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
DeKalb, IL

DeKalb Public Library
309 Oak St
815-756-9568

Oct 14 - 16
  • Fri 9-6, Sat 9-5, Sun 1-5
  • 5,000 books; 100% donated; 50% hardcover; sorted; no buyer restrictions; paperbacks .25; hardcovers $1.50; trade pb $1; children's .25; audio books, CDs $1, DVDs $2.50; Sun $5/bag (bags provided
  • A few books removed to sell online
Des Plaines, IL

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

Downtown, just south of Metra train station

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

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

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


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

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

Oct 20 - 22; 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; Feb; May
  • 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

Leclaire 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 $1.50
  • 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
Edwardsville, IL


St. Boniface Church
110 North Buchanan St

(Church Plaza)


May
  • Sat 10-1
  • 3,000 books; 100% donated; 50% hardcover; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; paperbacks .25-.50; hardcovers $1; $6/bag
  • Part of Bonifest - summer kickoff: music, food/drink, 5k race, etc. ride discounts day of book sale including family day
Effingham, IL

Effingham Public Library
200 N Third



Nov 26
  • 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

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; May 9 - 10, 2017; June 13 - 14, 2017
  • Tue, Wed 2-4
  • Books, records, tapes, cds
Elmwood Park, IL

Elmwood Park Library
1 Conti Parkway
708-432-8170

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

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

(corner of College and Darst)

Oct 13 - 15
  • Thur 2pm-11pm, Fri 8:30am - 5pm, Sat 8:30am - 12:30pm
  • 6,000+ books; 20% donated; 45% hardcover; sorted; no buyer restrictions; .50-$1
  • Some have been reviewed for sale online, but most older volumes have not. Also, newer donations will be included.
  • Homecoming for Eureka College
Evanston, IL

Evanston Public Library
1703 Orrington Ave
847-448-8600

March; June
  • 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
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


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



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 21 - 24; 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
  • 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.


June 3, 2017
  • Sat 9-3
  • 2,000 books; 100% donated; 20% hardcover; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; $1 or less
  • Children/young adult book sale - books, puzzles, games, videos, etc.
Gillespie, IL

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

Oct 14 - 31
  • Sat 8-noon
  • Preview: Fri 6-8pm, $5 fee adults, $3 children 5-12
  • "Thousands" of books; sorted; paperbacks .50; hardcovers $1; children's .25; Media priced to sell
Glen Ellyn, IL

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



Nov 25
  • 5,000 books; 97% donated; 50% hardcover; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; paperbacks .50; hardcovers $1; Sun $5/bag
  • Fri noon-4:30 during Holiday Walk


Jan; May
  • 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


March
  • Sat 9-2, Sun 1-4, following Sat 11-2
  • 5,000 books; 98% donated; 50% hardcover; sorted; no buyer restrictions; paperbacks .25; hardcovers $1; trade pb $1; Media $1. Sun $5/bag
  • Last day: Steam Fair


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


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


Oct 15 - 17; Feb; June
  • Sat 9-5, Sun noon-5, Mon 9-noon
  • Preview: Fri 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.
Granite City, IL

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



June 1 - 3, 2017
  • Fri 4-9, Sat 9-noon
  • Preview: Thu 6-9; $5 cash fee, Friends free
  • 20,000 books; 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



Oct 14 - 16; 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 10-8, 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

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; May 13, 2017; May 27, 2017; June 10, 2017; June 24, 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



Sept 30 - Oct 3; Dec 2 - 5; Feb 3 - 6, 2017; March 31 - April 3, 2017; June 2 - 5, 2017
  • Fri 10-6, Sat noon-5, Mon 10-4
  • 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 6 - 8; April
  • Fri 8:30-5, Sat 8:30-11am
  • 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
Johnsburg, IL

Johnsburg Public Library
3000 N Johnsburg Rd
(2 blocks north of Chapel Hill Rd)
815-344-0077

June
  • Fri 9-5, Sat 9-4:30 (closed 1-1:30)
  • Preview: Thu 6:30-8:30pm, Friends; join at door
  • 10,000+ books; 90% donated; 50% hardcover; sorted; .25-$2; Sat 1:30pm: $2/bag
Joliet, IL

Joliet Public Library, Black Road Branch
3395 Black Rd



Oct 1 - 2
  • Sat 9-4:30, Sun 1-3
  • Preview: Fri 3-5pm, Friends; join at door $10
  • 5,000+ books; 50% donated; 60% hardcover; sorted; no buyer restrictions; .25-$1, some $3, $5 (about 1/3 online price); Sun $2/bag (provided
  • Some valuable books sold online. Due to limited storage, we do send books to processing company.
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



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

Oct 8; Nov 12; Dec 10; Jan 14, 2017; Feb 11, 2017; March 11, 2017; April 8, 2017; May 13, 2017; June 10, 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
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; May
  • Fri 9:30-9, Sat 9:30-5
  • Preview: Thu 9:30am-9pm, Friends; join at door $2
  • not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions
Macomb, IL

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



June 23 - 24, 2017
  • 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
Macomb, IL


Western Illinois University
Music Library
Sallee Hall 108
1 University Cir
309-298-1105




Oct 3 - 5
  • Mon-Wed 9-3
  • .25 - $3
  • Sheet music, books, and a limited number of classical and jazz CDs
  • Cash Only
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 1
  • Sat 10-4
  • not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; Donation
  • Credit cards accepted
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; June 3, 2017
  • Sat 9-3
  • 800 books; 90% donated; 40% hardcover; sorted


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

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

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

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

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

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

Ongoing

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Mount Prospect, IL


Scary Good Sale!
Mount Prospect Public Library
10 S Emerson St
847-253-5675


Oct 15 - 16
  • Friends of Mount Prospect Public Library present another giant sale!
  • 35,000 Books!
    • 90% donated; 60% hardcover
  • All books over $0.25: Nonfiction books are categorized. Fiction books are categorized and alphabetized.
  • Plus:  CDs, DVDs, VHS, records, cassettes, books on CD/tape, games, puzzles and software!
  • Featuring materials related to:
    • THINGS THAT GO BUMP IN THE NIGHT
      • Ghosts!
      • Goblins!
      • All sorts of Scary things!
  • Large collection of classic movies and TV Shows - full seasons
  • Attention collectors: This is the last sale to include VHS, music cassettes and software
  • Friends Preview Sale October 14th
    • 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 15th and 16th
    • 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
Mundelein, IL

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

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; May 13 - 14, 2017; June 10 - 11, 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

AAUW - Naperville Area
Celebration Community Life Center
919 S. Washington St.
Naperville, IL
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, $4 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
Normal, IL

Books To Benefit
360 Wylie Dr, Suite 700
309-824-5616



Nov 4 - 6
  • Fri 10-7, Sat 10-4, Sun noon-4
  • Preview: Thu 5-8 pm,$10 cover charge for scanners
  • 25,000 books; 100% donated; 40% hardcover; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; .50-$1.50
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; specials as marked
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

Nov 30; 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
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
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 14 - 16; Nov 18 - 20; Feb; June
  • 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

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 30 - Oct 8
  • 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; May 6 - 7, 2017
  • 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
Plano, IL

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

Nov 18 - 26
  • 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; Last day $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 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; May 5 - 20, 2017
  • 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

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

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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 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

    Oct 1 - 2
    • Sat 9:30-3, Sun 1-4
    • 3,000 books; 100% donated; 80% hardcover; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; paperbacks .25; hardcovers $1
    • Musical Sunday at the Library


    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
    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 12; Jan 14, 2017; March 11, 2017; May 13, 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.


    June
    • Fri 10-6, Sat 10-4
    • "Several thousand" books; 75% donated; 75% hardcover; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; .50 & up
    Sterling, IL

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

    Oct 8; 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

    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; May 5, 2017; May 20, 2017; June 2, 2017; June 17, 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



    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"


    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
    Vandalia, IL

    Fayco Enterprises
    at Moose Lodge
    328 S Third St

    Oct 29
    • 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
    Waterloo, IL

    Morrison-Talbott Library
    215 Park St
    618-939-6232

    Oct 20 - 22
    • Fri 10-4, Sat 10-3
    • Preview: Thu 4-8pm, $5 fee (Friends free)
    • 10,000 books; 70% donated; 80% hardcover; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; .50 each
    Wauconda, IL

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

    Oct 1 - 2
    • Sat 9-5, Sun noon-3
    • Preview: Fri 6-8:30pm, Friends; join at door
    • 5,000 books; 75% donated; 100% hardcover; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; .50 each


    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
    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


    June
    • Sat 8-noon
    • Preview: Tue 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

    Mega Sale
    Half Price Books
    MEGA CLEARANCE Sale!!


    at Indiana State Fairgrounds
    1202 East 38th St.

    Oct 28 - 30
    • HALF PRICE BOOKS MEGA CLEARANCE Sale!!
    • RETURNING AFTER 3 YRS!....BIGGER & BETTER THAN EVER!
    • Friday, October 28th – Sunday, October 30th
      • Friday & Saturday: 9am – 7pm
      • Sunday: 10am – 6pm
    • EVERYTHING’S $2 or Less!
    • 70,000 SQ FT filled with THOUSANDS of items from all over the Midwest! Restocking Daily!
      • Hardbacks: Fiction & Non-Fiction
      • Mass Market Paperbacks
      • Children’s Books & YA
      • DVDs
      • CDs
      • Video Games
      • Audio Books
      • LPs
      • Comics
      • And MORE!!
    • BONUS: the 1st 200 people through the door each day will receive a FREE Half Price Books tote bag!!
    • Parking $5
    • Payment options include cash, check and all major credit cards
    • More information at http://halfpricebooks.com/on-the-road/

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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 6:00 p.m. - 8:30 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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    Lexington, KY


    Friends of Lexington Public Library
    2909 Richmond Rd
    Lakeview Plaza Shopping Center
    859-231-5505

    (Tuesday Morning site)


    Oct 15 - 23
    • Friends of the Lexington Public Library 2016 Booksale
    • 70,000 Books!
      • 60% Donated, 50% Hardcover.
      • Sorted into categories
    • All paperbacks .25; All adult hardcovers 1.00; Children hardcovers .50
    • October 15 to 23
      • 11:00 to 7:00pm All Days
    • Saturday, October 15, FRIENDS DAY!
      • Not a Friends member? Join that day and attend.
    • Sunday through Saturday, General Sale
    • Sunday, October 23 BAG DAY!
      • BAGS $2 each (bags supplied)
    • Great Prices
      • All paperbacks 25 cents
      • Children hardbacks 50 cents, all other hardbacks $1.00
      • Audio/visuals priced as marked
      • Credit cards accepted
    • Books are not "picked over"
    • On weekends during our busiest times strollers with children are not permitted. Leave food, drink, pets, roller blades, bicycles, skateboards and shopping carts outside. Please don't sit on the floor or pull bins and boxes from under tables. Keep aisles open. Please supervise your children. Help us keep our book sale safe and fair to everyone. Thank you
    • More Bargains! Friends Book Store will be open during the sale @ 140 East Main Street in lower level of Central Library 9-4pm Monday through Saturday
    • Thank You and Happy Shopping!
    • If you would like to volunteer for the sale, please call 231-5505 or email: bhouck@lexpublib.org

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    New Orleans, LA

    75,000+ Books!
    Symphony Book Fair
    University of New Orleans
    Human Performance Center
    corner Leon C Simon Drive and Elysian Fields Avenue
    504-861-2004



    June 2 - 4, 2017
    • 64th ANNUAL SYMPHONY BOOK FAIR
    • OVER 75,000 DONATED BOOKS
    • Plus:
      • Audio books, music, DVDs, sheet music
      • Framed and unframed art work
      • Games, puzzles
    • Special sections of collectors' books and books about the South
    • Books range from antiquarian to current titles
    • Please Note the New Location: UNO Lakefront Arena
    • June 2, 3, and 4, 2017
      • Friday and Saturday, 9am to 8pm
      • Sunday, 9am to 4pm
      • There is a $15 charge for admission on Friday only.
    • All proceeds benefit the Louisiana Philharmonic Orchestra, the only musician-owned orchestra in the U.S., now celebrating its 25th year.
    • Credit cards accepted
    • For further information, go to www.symphonyvolunteers.org or telephone 504-861-2004 or send email to SymphBooks@aol.com

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    Clinton Township, MI

    80,000 Books!
    Clinton-Macomb Public Library
    40900 Romeo Plank Rd.
    586-226-5004



    Oct 12 - 15
    • Friends of CMPL FALL BOOK SALE!
    • 80,000 Books!
      • 85% donated; 15% hardcover
      • Sorted into categories for easy shopping!
    • October 12 to 15, 2016
    • Friends Preview: Wed 5:30pm to 8:30pm,
      • Not a member yet? Join at the door!
    • Regular Hours
      • Thursday, noon to 8pm
      • Friday and Saturday, 9:30am to 5pm
      • Sunday, 1:15 to 3:15pm (Bag Day!)
    • Great Prices: $0.25 to $6+
      • Sunday is Bag Day: Get a bag of books for just $5
    • Some books (5% or fewer) have been for sale in Book Nook and online
    • No strollers or scanners are allowed in the book sale rooms

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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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    Lansing, MI



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




    Oct 2
    • 64th Michigan Antiquarian Book & Paper Show
    • The Midwest's Largest Book & Paper Show!!
    • Sunday October 2, 2016
      • 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 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
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    • 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 13 - 17
    • Friends of the St. Joseph (MO) Public Library Annual Fall Book Sale!
    • Over 15,000 items!
      • 50% donated, 50% weeded from library
    • Sorted into 35 categories!
    • Thursday, October 13 through Monday, October 17, 2016
    • FRIENDS MEMBERS ONLY PREVIEW SALE
      • Thursday, 2 pm to 3 pm
      • Not a Friend yet? Join at the door.
    • GENERAL PUBLIC SALE - free admission
      • Thursday, 3 pm to 9 pm
      • Friday and Saturday, 9 am to 9 pm
      • Sunday, Noon to 5 pm
      • Monday, 9 am to 8 pm
    • Great Prices!
      • Hardcover, DVD, CD's $2; Paperbacks, VHS $1
      • Sunday: Half Price Day!
      • Monday: Anything in a bag for $3; anything in a box for $6
    • We accept payment by cash, check or credit
    • For more info call 816-236-2107 or email cstuck@sjpl.lib.mo.us

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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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    Green Bay, WI

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

    Oct 31 - Nov 7
    • 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
    • Member Preview: Monday, October 31st, from 4 PM to 8 PM
      • Member registration begins at 3 PM
      • Join at the door for $15
    • The sale continues November 1st through 7th:
      • 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



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