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USED BOOKS

Build your home library and help us provide fantastic programs! Sales of discarded and donated items in the Used Book Store and the Ballroom Book Sale support library programs for all ages like book festivals, story time, AuthorLink events, Learn It @ Your Library programs, and exhibits in the Attic. 

Used Book Store sign

USED BOOK STORE

Find us across from the Circulation Desk.

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Stacked Books

BALLROOM BOOK SALE

Next Sale: July 8-9, 2022

Circle of books with spines in

DONATING MATERIALS TO THE LIBRARY

The Provo City Library will gladly accept your book and media donations.


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USED BOOK STORE

Find us across from the Circulation Desk.

PRICES: 

  • Hardcover: $1
  • Paperback: $1
  • A/V materials: $1

GENERAL PRICE SCHEDULE:

  • FIRST THREE WEEKS: FULL PRICE
  • New merchandise placed every day when space is available.
  • LAST WEEK: 50% OFF ALL ITEMS
  • Occasionally, we will do fill a bag days or a free day at the end of the month.
  • The price schedule is subject to change from month to month. Check library calendars and the printed schedule in the book store to determine if a free day is coming up. 

COURTYARD BOOK SALE

Next Sale: June 4

Our next Used Book Sale will be on the North Patio.

Saturday, June 4, 9:30 am - 1:00 pm

All items at the Courtyard Book Sale are $1 unless otherwise noted. 

In case of inclement weather, the book sale will be moved to room #201.


DONATING MATERIALS TO THE LIBRARY

The Provo City Library will gladly accept your book and media donations.

  • Please no magazines
  • Please no rated “R” movies
  • Please no VHS tapes or audio cassette tapes
  • Please no textbooks
  • The Library will accept board games in good condition
  • The Library will accept video games rated E-T in good condition for any video game system

Drop off your donations at:

  • The First Floor Reference Desk
  • The donation box located near the Used Book Store on the First Floor
  • The Circulation Desk
  • For large donations, Library staff can meet you in the parking lot with a dolly.  Park on the north side of the underground parking lot and call 801-852-6661 to get a librarian's help.

Books should be in acceptable physical condition:

  • No mold
  • No colored or marked-up pages
  • No missing pages

The Library does not guarantee that donated items will be added to the Library collection.  Items not added to the Library collection will be offered for sale during one of our book sales or discarded.


DONANDO A PROVO CITY LIBRARY

La Biblioteca aceptará gustosamente su donación de libros y de media de visión o música.

  • Por favor, no aceptamos revistas
  • No aceptamos películas que tengan la categoría de “R”
  • No aceptamos libros de texto

Dejar sus donaciones en:

  • 1st Floor Reference Desk (Escritorio de Referencia del primer piso)
  • La caja de donación localizada en el cuarto donde estatienda de libros usados en el primer piso.
  • Circulation Help Desk (Escritorio de Circulación)

Los libros deben estar en condición aceptable.

  • No deben tener moho
  • No deben tener paginas manchadas o coloreadas
  • No le deben faltar páginas

Los artículos que no son añadidos a la colección van a ser ofrecidos de venta durante una de las ventas de libros o descartado.