Used Book Sales

The Friends groups at many of our libraries have ongoing book sales or book sale events. Find great deals and support your library at the same time!

All book stores and sales are closed or cancelled until further notice. Donations are also not being accepted unless noted otherwise below.

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Used Book Stores

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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.

Contact Information

phone: 517.367.6319
email: lansingbookburrow@gmail.com  

Hours

Closed until further notice.

Donation Guidelines

We are not accepting donations at this time.

The BOOKEND

HA600k3nd.pngThe BOOKEND, the Friends of the Haslett Library's used book store, is located in the Friends Room of the Haslett Library (click for directions).

Contact Information

email: thebookendhaslett@gmail.com

Hours

Closed until further notice.

Donation Guidelines

We are not accepting donations at this time.

Book Worm Heaven

Book Worm 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

Closed until further notice.

Donation Guidelines

We are not accepting donations at this time.

Used Book Sale Shelves

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Aurelius

Used Book Sale Shelf

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

Hours

Closed and not accepting donations at this time.

Dansville

Ongoing Book Sale

Come check out the Dansville Friends' sale.

Hours

Closed and not accepting donations at this time.

Holt-Delhi

Ongoing Book Sale

Browse the Friends' shelf and support the library!

Hours

Closed and not accepting donations at this time.

Leslie

Ongoing Book Sale

On-going book sale in corner of library when library is open.  Hardbacks $2.00, paperbacks .50 and other media sometimes for sale also.

Hours

Closed and not accepting donations at this time.

Stockbridge

Ongoing Book Sale

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

Hours

Closed and not accepting donations at this time.

Webberville

Ongoing Book Sale

Browse our sale shelves and take one home for keeps.

Hours

Closed and not accepting donations at this time.

Williamston

Ongoing Book Sale

Peruse our sale and support our local branch.

Hours

Closed and not accepting donations at this time.

Other Sales

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Okemos

Book Sale Events

The Friends of the Okemos Library sponsor a quarterly book sale event. Find out more on their website.

Donation Guidelines

The Friends accept gently used fiction, nonfiction, and books-on-tape, along with CDs and DVDs. We are not able to accept textbooks, encyclopedias, musty-smelling items, VHS, or cassette tapes.  Until further noticeDO NOT bring your book donations to the library.  When you have a donation ready, please contact our Book Sale Coordinator Jim Tellner at jmct1965@aol.com, and he will arrange for a pickup.  We welcome all donations, no matter how small. 

Used Book Donations

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What and How to Donate

These sales are coordinated by Friends groups as fundraisers. They welcome gently used materials in very good condition. See the listings above for donation guidelines, hours, and contact information.

Most sales are not accepting donations at this time.

What We Cannot Accept

Items that are NOT accepted include: encyclopedias; text books; dated material over 2 years old (i.e. travel books, computer books, magazines, romance series like Harlequin, etc.); seminar or corporate manuals; video and cassette tapes; vinyl LP records; anything with mildew, water, food, or insect damage, broken spines, torn pages, highlighted text or other interior marking on pages.

Do You Have Historical Materials?

The Forest Parke Library & Archives at CADL (Local History Collections) is always looking for donations of historical material such as photographs, scrapbooks, organizational records, and other memorabilia, even in times of pandemic. Materials will be quarantined temporarily upon receipt and then processed for use by researchers, digital or otherwise. Contact localhistory@cadl.org for more information.

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