Friends of Lansing Libraries

The Friends of Lansing Libraries supports all three CADL branches in the city of Lansing–Downtown Lansing, South Lansing, and Foster.

A view of the sales desk and several shelves of the Book Burrow used book store.

Contact Info or

The Friends of Lansing Libraries Board meets monthly, with an annual membership meeting.

Friends of Lansing Libraries Board is now accepting applications to be a Board member. Please click here for an application form.


The Book Burrow

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).

Join the Friends of Lansing Libraries for $15 and receive a 20% discount on all purchases.


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

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.