All CADL branches will be closed for Thanksgiving Thursday, Nov. 27 and Friday, Nov. 28.

Used Book Sales

About

Ongoing Book Sales

Aurelius Friends Book Sale

Stop by CADL Aurelius to see what our Friends have for sale.

Hours

Available in the Aurelius library during open hours.

Dansville Friends Book Sale

Come check out the Dansville Friends' sale.

Hours

Available in the Dansville library during open hours.

The Book Burrow (Dtwn. Lansing)

Come browse one of the largest library book stores in Michigan--thousands of used books, movies and music in the basement of the Downtown Lansing Library (click for directions).  

Hours

Thursdays 11 a.m. – 2 p.m. and 4 p.m. – 7 p.m.
Fridays 11 a.m. – 2 p.m.
Saturdays 11 a.m. – 4 p.m.

Contact Information

phone: 517.367.6319
email: lansingbookburrow@gmail.com  

Donation Guidelines

The Book Burrow takes donations of materials in very good condition. Donations may be dropped off on the shipping dock of the Downtown Lansing Library, 401 S. Capitol Ave., Monday-Friday, 8 am-3 pm. Please limit your donation to three file box-size boxes or three shopping bags.

Items that are NOT accepted include:

  • encyclopedias
  • text books (with the exception of math titles)
  • dated material over 2 years old (i.e. travel books, computer books, magazines, romance series like Harlequin, etc.)
  • cassette tapes
  • vinyl LP records
  • anything with mildew, water or food damage, broken spines, torn pages, highlighted text or other interior marking on pages
  • seminar or corporate manuals

The BOOKEND (Haslett)

The BOOKEND, the Friends of the Haslett Library's used book store, is located in the Friends Room of the Haslett Library (click for directions).

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email: thebookendhaslett@gmail.com

Hours

Monday 12 to 4 p.m.
Tuesday 12 to 4 p.m.
Wednesday 12 to 4 p.m.
Thursday 12 to 6 p.m.
Friday 12 to 4 p.m.
Saturday 12 to 2 p.m.

Donation Guidelines

The BOOKEND accepts donations of materials in gently used condition. Donations may be dropped off at the Haslett Library circulation desk, 1590 Franklin Street, during library open hours.

Items that are NOT accepted include:

  • Encyclopedias
  • Text books
  • Dated materials over 2 years old (i.e. travel books, computer books)
  • Magazines
  • Reader's Digest condensed
  • Video or Cassette tapes
  • Vinyl LP records
  • Seminar or corporate manuals
  • Any damaged, wet, mildewed, or moldy items

Holt Friends Book Sale

Browse the Friends' shelf and support the library!

Hours

Available in the Holt-Delhi library during open hours.

Leslie Friends Book Sale

On-going book sale in corner of library when library is open.  Hardbacks $1.00, paperbacks .50 and other media sometimes for sale also.

Hours

Available in the Leslie Library during open hours.

Book Heaven (Mason)

Book Heaven is a great used book store located upstairs at CADL Mason. Come in to peruse thousands of books donated by members of the community.

Hours

Open during all Mason library hours.

Stockbridge Friends Book Sale

With a dozen shelves full of books for sale, don't miss the ongoing book sale at CADL Stockbridge.

Hours

Available in the Stockbridge library during open hours.

Webberville Friends Book Sale

Browse our sale shelves and take one home for keeps.

Hours

Available in the Webberville library during open hours.

 

If Your Donation Does Not Meet Our Guidelines

You can donate books at these alternate sites:

  • Salvation Army – 525 N. Pennsylvania Ave., Lansing ( 517-484-4424 )
  • Volunteers of America – 5411 S. Cedar St., Lansing ( 517-272-3126 )

You can recycle old books at

  • MSU Public Recycling Dropoff, 223 Surplus and Recycling Center (Farm Lane and Green Way), East Lansing (517-355-1723) They attempt to re-sell or donate before recycling.
  •  Friedland Industries, 405 E. Maple St., Lansing, MI ( 517-482-3000 )

Book Sale Events

ALL BOOKSALE EVENTS

  • Here's the answer to yesterday's Curious Crew Watch & Win question: https://t.co/rX8Dmxowb6 Congrats to Josh and Ron, our winners!
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