Book Sales


 Holiday Sale


 Holiday Sale poster

Many gift quality gently-used books await you at the Friends of the Library Holiday Sale, at the Downtown Library on November 17th from 10 to 4.

You can find:

  • Fiction and Non-fiction
  • Delightful children's books
  • Quirky surprises including sheet music and vinyl recordings

All well priced - many just $2!

Back to School Sale

Our sale was a success, earning over $1,100 for Library projects. Thanks to everyone who made this happen!

Summer Reading Sale

Thanks to our volunteers for all their hard work for the Summer Reading Sale!The preliminary report shows proceeds of about $1,865, so we had a lot of customers, and a lot of interest in our books and ephemera (sheet music, maps, etc.).


April Book Sale - April 14 - 15, 2018 

Our April book sale was a great success - preliminary tallies show over $80,000 raised for the Eugene Public LIbrary's programs! We'd like to thank all our members and volunteers for the huge amount of work they put in to make this sale go smoothly. And a big thank you to everyone who bought books and bookbags!

The Register Guard has a story (and a cute photo) about the booksale here.


Donating Books

If you want to contribute books to the sales, here is information about how to donate books/media.


 Mini Book Sales

We have three Mini Sales (pop-up sales at Downtown EPL) in 2018:

  • Summer Reads - July 14, 2018
  • Back to School - August 27, 2018
  • Holiday Gifts - November 17, 2018

If you want to shop at other times, you have a lot of choicesl Our used book store, Second Hand Prose, is open all year in the Entry Garden of Downtown EPL. Join the Friends (members receive 10% discount at Second Hand Prose.) is our online store through Now booklovers from all over the world can access our online storefront to disover titles of interesting, hard-to-find, and First Edition books. All online orders will ship within two business days and are carefully packed to ensure that you receive your order quickly and in good condition.