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!

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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.


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.


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



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.

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.


Open during all Mason library hours.

Used Book Sale Shelves

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Used Book Sale Shelf

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


Available in the Aurelius library during open hours.


Ongoing Book Sale

Come check out the Dansville Friends' sale.


Available in the Dansville library during open hours.


Ongoing Book Sale

Browse the Friends' shelf and support the library!


Available in the Holt-Delhi library during open hours.


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.


Available in the Leslie Library during open hours.


Ongoing Book Sale

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


Available in the Stockbridge library during open hours.


Ongoing Book Sale

Browse our sale shelves and take one home for keeps.


Available in the Webberville library during open hours.

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.

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.

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

Book Sale Events

Friends of the Library Pre-sale (Adults)

Friday Oct 18, 2019 5:00pm - 7:00pm Haslett Haslett Friends group members only may shop at this pre-sale for book bargains. Fill a bag for $4! Memberships available at the door. A Book Basket Silent Auction will take place during this time, and refreshments will be available on Oct. 18 from 5-7 p.m. Read More

Friends of the Library Used Book Sale (All ages)

Saturday Oct 19, 2019 9:00am - 3:00pm Haslett Fill a bag for $4 all day! Get great bargains on books and more. Proceeds benefit the Friends of Haslett Library. From 9 a.m. - 2 p.m. there will be a Book Basket Silent Auction. Read More
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