Friends of the Milpitas Library

Join Our Friends Group | Book Sales | Online Sales

Looking for a way to be more involved with the Milpitas Library?

The Friends of the Milpitas Library raise money and perform volunteer service. Their efforts make possible:

  • A better collection
  • A broader range of programs
  • A more attractive library

Join our Friends group today!

Learn more about our Friends group by visiting the Friends of the Milpitas Library, opens a new window website. Join online or with a print application:

  1. Contact us online via Volunteer Match, opens a new window (please select the "I want to help!" button at the bottom of the page).
  2. Complete a print application, opens a new window and return the completed form along with your membership dues to the Adult Reference Desk in the Milpitas Library, or mail to:

Friends of the Milpitas Library

160 N. Main Street

Milpitas, CA 95035

Friends Book Sales

The Friends of the Milpitas Library hold a large Book Sale four times a year. Visit the Friends of the Milpitas Library's Book Sales, opens a new window webpage for upcoming Book Sale dates.

Thursdays are Members-Only nights, 7pm to 9pm. Bring your membership card, or purchase a membership at the door. For access, walk north along the back of the library and enter at the second door on the left.

Fridays and Saturdays are open to the public, 10am to 5pm.

Sundays are Bargain Days and are open to the public, 10am to 5pm.

Book Sale Prices:

  • Books: $1.50 per inch
  • Music CDs, Software, and Games: $1.00 each or as marked
  • Audiobooks, DVDs, Blu-Ray, VCDs: $2.00 each
  • Boxed Set Media: Individually priced based on number of discs in set
  • Specialty Items: Individually priced
  • Bargain Day Sales: $5 per paper grocery bag full of books, media prices are 1/2 off

Ongoing Sale Shelves

The Friends have a continuous book sale within the Milpitas Library. Several shelves behind the Accounts Desk hold a variety of books for sale, which are refreshed frequently.

Please bring all selections for purchase to the Accounts Desk and indicate that you picked them up from the Friends of the Milpitas Library sale shelves.

Prices for Sale Shelves:

  • Paperbacks and Children's Books: $1 each
  • Specialty Books: Price marked on the book
  • All Others: $2 each
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