Evanston Public Library Huge $1 Book Sale

Evanston Public Library Book SaleThis is the big one, the one you’ve all been waiting for!  It’s our biggest and best book sale yet! All books for $1. You’ll find high-quality and recently published books, art books, fiction, non-fiction, mystery, children’s books. Everything for $1! There’s a reason the Chicago Reader called EPL book sales: THE BEST. Come prepared to satisfy your book love. Sale hours will be Saturday, August 12,  10 to 5:30 and Sunday, August 13 from 12:30 to 5:30.

Book Donations

The Evanston Public Library will no longer be accepting books or other media related materials from the community as staff are preparing and organizing the Main Library for a major space renovation/reorganization. Historically, the Library has taken in about 1000 donated items every week. The last day the Library will accept books and other media related materials is Sunday, July 9. 

Recommended venues for book donation include:

The Epilepsy Foundation of Greater Chicago; call 1-855-968-3662 for pick up at your home.

Open Books; call 312-475-1355 for more information about this non-profit organization that cultivates the literacy skills of thousands of children and youth each year, from those who need intervention to those who desire enrichment

The Salvation Army, 4335 Oakton Ave, Skokie, 800-728-7825

Goodwill, 1916B Dempster St, Evanston,  847-905-1202

Today a reader, tomorrow a leader.