The book sale is held once in the Spring and once in the Fall.
How it works
The Friday before the advertised sale is University of Utah Staff/Faculty/Student Day. Prices are $2 for hardback books and $1 for paperback books. University ID is required. No price scanning is allowed.
The public week long book sale is open 9-5, Monday-Friday.
Prices drop every day:
Monday -- $2 Hardback books $1 Paperback books
Tuesday -- $1 Hardback books $.50 Paperback books
Wednesday -- Fill a library bag for $6
Thursday -- Fill a library bag for $4
Friday -- All remaining books are FREE!
We accept credit cards, cash, and check. We do not accept UCash.
Books listed for sale online may be purchased for their list price on the Marriott Library Alibris site.
For your safety and security
- No bins are allowed in the aisles.
- No hoarding.
- Books placed in bins must be purchased.
- Books cannot be held for a patron in anticipation of a later purchase.
Receive updates and notifications
To be added to our e-mail list and receive information about upcoming sales, send us an e-mail with your name and e-mail address. A sign up sheet is also available at each sale.