Books for Friends is Now Open!

We’re very excited to share the news that Books for Friends (BFF) opened on March 17 at the main library!

Open hours:
Thursdays, 12 – 4 p.m.
Fridays, 12 – 4 p.m.
Saturdays, 12 – 4 p.m.

Find our new, attractive, used book selling space in the main library on Oak Street. We have carefully selected great quality used books in many genres for your shopping pleasure. Credit cards are accepted.

Used book donations: FAL is happy to announce that book donations are now being accepted, by appointment only. We accept used books, DVDs, and CDs to help raise funds for Alameda’s libraries. Your donations are necessary, appreciated, and tax deductible.

Please DO NOT leave your donations at the library without an appointment. The library does not have the staff to support the collection or sorting of donations.

Please visit our website for further information about donating books and other media.