Love books? Become a Friends' volunteer!

To work in our stores or help with our book donations, please see the contact info on our "Volunteer" page.

Visit the Friends' two bookstores.

Books, CDs, and DVDs are for sale at both locations. Sheet music can be found at the Channing location.

About the Friends

The Friends of Berkeley Public Library operate two used-book stores, and have other sales and events throughout the year to raise funds for community programs at all Berkeley Public Library locations. Click on the image above to learn more.


Join the Friends; volunteer with our organization; renew your membership. Click on the image above for more details.

Sales & Events

Special sales at both stores during the month of February! Central will have special sale carts outside the store entrance. Channing has a sale on hardback and paperback mysteries this month. Click on the image above for details.

Contact Us

Contact the bookstores; email or phone us for additional information. Click on the image above for further details.