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Bookstores are mainly stocked with used books and staffed by volunteers. Friends Members receive a 20% discount on most books.

Book Donations

Please read our Book Donation Policy for more information.

Please contact us for more information.


The Friends operate the following bookstores:

Staffed locations and hours depend on volunteer availability.

Monday - Saturday: 10 a.m. - 6 p.m.
Sunday: 1 - 4 p.m.

Unstaffed bookstores at other PPLD Libraries operate on each location's hours.

Bookstore Prices - East, Library 21c, and Penrose Libraries

The Friends offer the following items with prices ranging from $.25 to $3.00:

  • Books:
  • CDs
  • DVDs
  • Magazines

Library bookstores at other locations may have different price structures.

Better Books:

New, very good used books, collectible, and rare books are available for purchase at the East Library Bookstore.
Better Books are priced according to value.