The Book Cellar is Midland Public Library’s used booked store  is operated 100% by Volunteers  through the Friends of the Library and from donations from our generous community. It is a popular stop on many book lovers’ schedules. Well organized and open 6 days a week it can be the place to find that one perfect book or to stock up on summer reading. The many dedicated volunteers who receive the books, stock the shelves, and staff the desk are to be thanked along with all those who donate materials, without which there would be no store at all.

The Friends have committed to the support of 25 magazine subscriptions every year, assist with materials purchases, support the programming in the Children’s Department and, most recently, have contributed the entire costs for the creation and launch of “The Back Corner”, the library’s new Tween space for ages 9-14. It’s complete with a PS4 gaming system, Minecraft stations and a custom mural by local artist, Bailey Paget.

If you are interested in donating materials to The Book Cellar please stop by the store or contact them via phone. If you have a large quantity to donate at one time, please contact Kelly at the bookstore to make suitable arrangements. Please note that they do not accept the following:

  • Magazines
  • Textbooks
  • Encyclopedias
  • Reader’s Digest Condensed Books
  • Any materials that are moldy, musty, stained or have been damaged.

The Bookstore is located in the basement of the library, just at the bottom of the stairs.

Phone: (705) 526-4216 , press option 4

Hours of Operation

Monday10:00am – 4:00pm
Tuesday10:00am – 4:00pm
Wednesday10:00am – 4:00pm
Thursday10:00am – 4:00pm
Friday10:00am – 4:00pm
Saturday10:00am – 2:00pm
SundayCLOSED