Used Book Sale & Book Collections

2017 – 2018 Book Collection Schedule and Guidelines

Collections take place at Eagle Storage (555 Rogers Street) from 10 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. on the following Saturdays:

September 9

November 11

January 13

March 10

May 12

We do NOT accept or attempt to resell:
VCR tapes
Encyclopedias
Reader’s Digest Condensed books
Magazines

We screen Children’s Books according to CPSC guidelines.  Download the Reseller’s Guide and see pages 18 and 20.

  • Metal Spiral Bound Children’s Books cannot be resold and will be put in the trash.
  • Soft plastic (such as those intended for the bathtub) cannot be resold and will be put in the trash.
  • Children’s Paperback Books published in 1985 cannot be resold and will be sent to SCARCE for recycling.
  • Children’s Hardcover Books published in 1985 or earlier may be sold from our Collectible Books or Curio section or may be sent to SCARCE for recycling.

You can take print items we do not accept or cannot resell directly to:
SCARCE, 799 Roosevelt Rd., Building 2, Suite 108, Glen Ellyn


The 59th Annual AAUW Downers Grove Used Book Sale was held June 22, 23, 24, 2017.

See our Facebook page for an Album of photos from the sale!

Join us for our 60th Annual AAUW Downers Grove Used Book Sale on June 14 – 16, 2018 at the Henry Puffer Elementary School, 2220 Haddow Road, Downers Grove