Footnotes Book Store

Shop Hours

Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday (starting March 4, 2021)
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Gently used books, magazines, DVDs, and more are for sale in the Footnotes shop operated by the Friends of the Burlington Public Library. All sale proceeds are used to support library services. 

Book Sales

Mini Sales will resume Friday and Saturday, March 12-13 from 10-4 in the Create Space off the library lobby and run each weekend for 9 weeks. A bag sale will be held the following Monday form 10-1 and a members only sale will run on the proceeding Thursday from 1-4. 

Volunteer Opportunities

Footnotes is staffed by Friends member volunteers who open the shop to customers more than 200 hours each month. New volunteers are welcome, just mark your Friends membership application or ask at the Footnotes desk. 


The black box in front of the shop is always available for receiving donations. Friends volunteers will also provide pick up for large numbers of donated books. 

Funds raised by the Friends through Footnotes and Book Sales are used to support library projects and programs.

More information on the Friends of the Library