Banner graphic with stacks of books and dates of AAUW Naperville Area booksale

Used Book Sales

We are excited to announce our 2022 Used Book Sale will take place in-person on August 4 – 6, 2022 at Washington Junior High School Gym, 201 N. Washington St., in Naperville.

We appreciate all the community support for this important fundraiser — donating books, volunteering, purchasing books, and making monetary donations.

2022 Used Book Collections

Save your good-quality used books for donation! Book collection drives are:

  • Saturday, July 9, 9 a.m. – Noon @ Knox Presbyterian Church, 1105 Catalpa Lane, Naperville
  • Saturday, July 23, 9 a.m. – Noon @ Knox Presbyterian Church, 1105 Catalpa Lane, Naperville
  • Monday, Aug. 1, 9 a.m. – Noon @ Washington Junior High Gym, 201 N. Washington St., Naperville

What donations are accepted?

  • Good-condition new and old used books, fiction, non-fiction, hardcovers, paperbacks
  • Children’s books except in poor condition
  • Newer text books (minimal highlighting)
  • Vintage & collectible books in good condition for their age
  • Vinyl in excellent condition (no holiday or generic compilations)
  • CDs, DVDs
  • Video games

We regret that we cannot accept:

  • Poor condition — very yellowed, missing covers, warped, highlighted, smelly, dirty, unreadable spines (please recycle)
  • Travel guides, investment guides or household medical guides 2 years old & older (2020 and older)
  • Readers Digest
  • Time-Life, National Geographic and American Heritage sets
  • Encyclopedias
  • Magazines, pamphlets
  • Cassette tapes (including books on tape), VHS tapes