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.
- 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