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Friends Book Sale

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The Friends of Brooks Free Library's biggest fundraiser is the ongoing sale of used books. All funds raised are used to support programming at the library. Volunteers sort through donations daily and stock the bookshelves in the lobby and mezzanine levels with new offerings. Most books cost a dollar or less, and many are in nearly new condition.  

The Friends of Brooks Library accepts new and used  books, CD’s, DVD’s and Audio books.  They do not accept magazines, text books nor encyclopedias.  See below for more information on donating library materials.
 
NEW! The Friends Book Sale Room in the basement is now open on a regular basis on Tuesdays from 1 to 4 pm and Saturdays from 10 am to Noon. It may also be open at other times so if you see this sign in the lobby, come on down and check out the bargains!
 

Guidelines on the Acceptance of Books and Other Library Materials
 
The Brooks Free Library accepts donations of new and used books, magazines, and audio and video recordings, and other library materials. Items not added to the collection will be offered to the Friends of the Brooks Free Library for their book sale.

All gifts to the Library must be clean and in good condition. The Library does not accept materials that contain outdated information, materials in poor condition, textbooks, condensed books or magazines more than two years old.

The Library cannot appraise donated materials. A receipt for the number of items donated will be provided upon request.