At a Glance


We’re open for donations on Tuesdays and Saturdays, 9am – 12 noon.  To prepare your donations for drop-off, check our Donations page for information about acceptable items and tax receipts.

Our May and October Book Sales are the main source of funding for the Friends of the Tompkins County Public Library organization.   The proceeds from our twice-yearly book sales benefit the Tompkins County Public Library  (TCPL), the Finger Lakes Library System (FLLS) and organizations working for literacy in Tompkins County.


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Our Location


Read about the Spring 2014 Book Sale in an article by Louise Hoffman Broach in Life in the Finger Lakes.


Looking ahead to the Spring Book Sale

…The Friends 2016 Spring Sale dates are: May 7-9, 14-16, & 21-24.



Last updated: November 21, 2015 at 13:16 pm