Friends of UW-Madison Libraries Fall Book Sale

  • October 10, 2018 to October 13, 2018
    Recurring daily
  • Memorial Library, Room 116
  • Downtown
  • 728 State Street
  • Room 116
  • Madison, WI 53706
  • Phone: (608) 265-2505

Thousands of books at unbelievably low prices! This semiannual sale is free and open to the public. Organized by the Friends of UW-Madison Libraries, proceeds help to support our annual lecture series, special purchases for the library collections, preservation of library materials, and grants for the visiting scholar program.

Books for the sale are donated primarily by University of Wisconsin faculty, staff, students, and Madison-area residents.

Sale hours:

  • Wednesday, October 10
    Preview Sale:  4:00 PM - 8:00 PM ($5 entry)
  • Thursday and Friday, October 11-October 12
    Regular Sale: 10:30 AM - 7:00 PM (no entry fee)
  • Saturday, October 13
    Bag Sale: 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM ($5 per bag)
    Bring your own grocery bag or purchase one for $1
    From 1:05-2:00 PM the remaining books & items are free

  • Admission: Free and open to the public