P: 519-661-2448 

Library Store

Managed and run completely by Friends of the Library volunteers, The Library Store sells new and gently used books, CDs, DVDs, audiobooks and more. There are hundreds of different items to choose from, including fiction, non-fiction and children's materials.

New inventory arrives weekly and every month The Library Store's special promotions are advertised at the store.

Please Donate

If you have new or gently used books you no longer want, why not donate them to Friends? Small quantities may be dropped off at any Library branch. If you have a large quantity, please use our Contact Us page to arrange for a pick-up or more information.

We would appreciate the following:

  • Gently used, recently published books
  • Adult, teen & children's books
  • Gardening, Health & Wellness, Travel & Cookbooks
  • Classics (in excellent condition)
  • Non-English language material
  • Recent popular magazines
  • CDs, DVDs, VHS and LPs (unscratched)

Please note that we are unable to accept the following:

  • Soiled, damaged, mouldy or damp items
  • Highlighter or pen marks on pages
  • Yellow or brittle pages
  • Outdated information (non-fiction)
  • Encyclopedias & textbooks more than 5 years old
  • Older news magazines
  • Any material copied from originals

Store Location

Hudson's Bay Passageway, Central Library, 251 Dundas Street, London, ON N6A 6H9.  Phone: 519-433-1495

Hours: Monday - Friday 9:30 am - 4:30 pm; Saturday 10 am - 4 pm; Sundays - Closed