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Senior Discount Days
Save 10% on your purchases at the Friends Used Book Stores if you are 60 years or older:
Mondays – Antioch Used Book Store
Fridays – Blue Valley Used Book Store
Additional 10% discount when you show your current Friends of the Library membership card.
Seeking volunteers to help us sort, sell and manage book donations. Learn more »
The Johnson County Library system was founded by community volunteers and a dedicated group of Friends. Visit our online exhibit "The Johnson County Library: A Legacy of Volunteers" which includes an essay and historic photos. Go »
To show our love, teachers receive a 10% discount off all Friends Used Bookstore purchases with a valid school I.D. We have a large selection of student and classroom resources at the Antioch
and Blue Valley
stores including school reads, YA teen books, classics and literature, and children's books. Bargain priced from 25 cents to $2.
Book Sale Donations
Small donations of gently used items can be made at the following neighborhood library locations:
For larger donations (more than one sack) please call the Friends donation line at (913) 492-4791 to schedule a time to drop it off at the book sorting center. More about book donations »
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Shop our online bookstores
Find rare and unique books online and support the Library with your purchases! Shop the Friends online bookstores at Amazon, eBay or AbeBooks.