Come to our Book Sales for Great Bargains

The very popular Friend's Book Sales are held quarterly throughout the year to raise money for the library. Each sale usually has over 5,000 books, DVDs, CDs, videos and games to choose from, most of which are $1 or less.


Sale News

In accordance with COVID-19 guidelines, until further notice we will not have scheduled book sales. To get updates, please sign up for our newsletter.



Book Sale Hours


9:00am – 9:45am  Members-Only Sale (join now or at the door)

10:00am – 4:00pm  General Sale



11:00am – 4:00pm  Bag Sale*


*During the Bag Sale you can purchase an entire paper grocery bag full of books for only $5.


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The book sales are typically held in the bookmobile garage behind the library at 585 Franklin Street in downtown Mountain View. Cash, checks, and credit cards are accepted.


Of course, if you can't wait, try our online store for the Friends at Amazon.


Donate your books

If you have books that you would like to donate, see our donation guidelines.