After a book sale, many friends groups are left with unwanted books. The following ideas and pickup services come from friends groups around the state.
There are a number of organizations that will work with libraries to collect unsold/unwanted items. Some organizations will make arrangements to pick up books from your library! Here are a few that other Massachusetts libraries have used:
Used book dealers can be some of your best book sale customers! Sometimes managing the rush can get a little overwhelming. Here are some ideas, compiled from suggestions made by friends members, that may help.
Curious how other towns price their materials? Check out this helpful list.
Find out how others collect and store books for sales (taken from a recent inquiry on our email discussion group).
Have suggestions of your own regarding book sales? Join our forum for members of friends groups to share your ideas!