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Friends of the Kelly Library

Annual SMC Book Sale: Oct 28 ~ Nov 1

2014 Book Sale Hours

Tues. Oct. 28: 6pm
$20 Entry fee includes access to opening night reception (6pm, Kelly Library)

Wed. Oct. 29: 8:30am to 8pm | Students: Free | General public: $3 | Location: Kelly Café

Thurs. Oct. 30: 8:30am - 8pm

Fri. Oct. 31: 8:30am - 8pm

Sat. Nov. 1: 10am - 2pm

St. Michael's College Booksale 2013

Each year in the last week of October, The Friends of the John M. Kelly Library host a used book sale to raise funds for St. Michael’s College’s Kelly Library. The sale features up wards of 100,000 donated books and other media items, which have been sorted into an array of scholarly and general categories. It also features musical scores, biographies, literature in foreign, a children`s corner, cookbooks, and much, much more. Our special editions include curiosities, rarities, signed first editions, and exquisite art books.

The proceeds go towards improving the physical spaces within the library, provide the latest technologies for scholarship, and preserve and enhance the existing collection all for benefit of current and future students of St. Mike’s.


How are the books priced?

Hard Covers $5.00 ea.

Trade Paperbacks $3.00 ea.

Popular Fiction $3.00 ea. or 2/$5.00

Pocket Paperbacks 50¢ ea., 3/$1.00, or 20/$5.00

DVDs, VHS, CDs, and Vinyl $1.00 ea.

Special Editions as marked

Do you take debit and credit  cards?

Yes, we will accept cash, debit and MasterCard, VISA and personal cheques.

Who donates?

Our donors come from the St. Michael’s community of professors, students and alumni, as well as other members of the GTA community.

Volunteer Your Time

Anyone wishing to volunteer can apply online.

Donate Your Books

We are always grateful for donations. Thanks to your generosity our booksale shelves are bursting with books! But due to this success WE WILL NOT BE ACCEPTING ANY MORE DONATIONS UNTIL MID-NOVEMBER 2014.