Sales & Signup
NEXT ON-SITE BOOK SALE
Friends sales are in major categories described below:
Daily “Ongoing” Shelf sale in the Library
FAL sells a variety of interesting books including Kids, picture, topical, holiday-themed, mystery, etc. on the library shelf just across from the checkout desk. Most of these books look like they first did at the bookstore, but many are just $1! Come and check them out whenever the library is open, inventory changes most days.
Collectible, Rare, Vintage
These are typically older and unique items ranging in price from $2 to $hundreds. Check publicity for scheduled sales to find out if CRV is offered – usually it is at the May and November sales.
Friends Online Sales 24 hours a day
FAL benefits from more valuable books sold online. These books go to buyers all over the world. The link to the online book sale is Shop Friends of the Albany Library Books and Collectibles | AbeBooks: Eve’s Book Garden
On-site Book Sale Results for Recent Sales
- October – $2206
- May – $3013
- November – $1507
- March – $659