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Friends Bookstore at
the Main Library
After 16 months, and with the Main Library back open for public browsing, our beloved bookstore opened on July 28, 2021. Friends Bookstore is one of the only bookstores in the Tenderloin neighborhood and is a crucial resource to all residents who visit the Main Library.HoursMonday, ClosedTuesday - Thursday, 10am - 3pmFriday, 12pm - 5pmSaturday, 10am - 3pmSunday, 12pm - 4:30pmLocation30 Grove Street entrance
Friends Bookstore Online
Used books and vinyl
Enjoy shopping on Friends’ online stores.
Step Sales will be canceled without notice due to inclement weather.
Step Sale AT THE MAIN LIBRARY
Join us every Wednesday from 11 am - 3 pm at the Larkin St. steps of the Main Library for a Friends Step Sale! Did we mention BIG BOOK SALE PRICING?Members also receive 10% off all book purchases! Not a member or need to renew? Donate today!Pricing:
- Hardcover $5
- Trade Paperback $4
- Kids & Young Adult (YA) $3
- Mass-market Paperback $2
- CDs & Vinyl $2
Fresh Prints of the SFPL
New books by authors featured at the Library
To shop for the books featured in this collection, click here
To shop for the books featured in this collection, click here.
To shop for the books featured in ¡VIVA!: Latino Hispanic Heritage Month programs at the SFPL, click here
One City Once Book Collection Shop for this year's One City One Book selection, Know My Name by Chanel Miller here.
Other Book Program Updates
- Friends Bookstore at the Main Library is open July 28!
- Weekly Step Sales at the Main Library will resume by in November 2021.
- Book donations at the Donation Center in Potrero Hill are by appointment only. For more information, click here.
- We look forward to hosting community book sales and events when it is safe!
Donate and become a member today for 10% off all book purchases!
ADMINISTRATIVE OFFICES &
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