Northville District Library

Monday - Thursday: 10am - 9pm
Friday - Saturday: 10am - 5pm
Closed Sundays for Summer
Phone: 248-349-3020

Used Book Sales

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Check the Friends Book Carts!

Every day, there are 4 carts on the main level stocked with fresh titles. Find a great variety of books, as well as videos and audiobooks, anytime the Library is open.


  • Hardcovers: $1.00
  • Paperbacks:  $.50
  • Childrens books:  $0.25
  • DVDs:  $1.00
  • Gift quality books:  $3.00

Book Cellar

Select from a wider collection of materials in the Book Cellar, located on the Library’s lower level.

HOURS - Effective October 11, 2013

  • Mondays: 11:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. & 6:30 - 8:30 p.m.
  • Fridays: 11:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. NEW DAY
  • Saturdays: 1:30 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.

How to Donate Books

The Friends accept donations of gently used books, and DVDs, music CDs, and puzzles.  Just bring your donations to Circulation area of the Northville District Library on the Main Level.  If  possible, we ask that you unpack them onto our donation carts.

Sorry, we cannot take the following types of materials:

  • Audio Cassettes
  • Board Games
  • Books on Tape
  • Books that are damaged, mildewed, stained or musty
  • Encyclopedias
  • Magazines
  • Objects (e.g., statues, picture frames, etc.)
  • Readers Digest Condensed books
  • Textbooks more than 3 years old
  • VHS tapes

If you want a receipt for tax purposes, please note how many items you are donating.

For more information or to arrange for a large drop-off of books, please call the library at 248-349-3020.

Spring Used Book Sale

Don't miss this opportunity to purchase gently used books, DVDs, CDs and more at bargain prices! Hardbound books for $1, paperback books for 50¢. DVDs and CDs are $1. Children's books are 25¢. There are $5 bag sales each day of the sale. This popular event is sponsored by the Friends of the Library. Proceeds benefit the Library.
  • PREVIEW SALE: Thursday, May 29: 6 pm - 9 pm (This is Friends Preview Night, You can join the Friends that night and enjoy the Preview Sale)
  • Friday, May 30 : 10 am - 5 pm
  • Saturday, May 31 :  10 am - 5 pm
  • Sunday, June 1 :  1 - 3 pm
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