Our Bookstore

The BEST bookstore in Diamond Bar!

Save the Date! We are holding a gently used purse and book sale on Saturday, October 22nd inside the Diamond Bar City Hall Windmill Room from 9 AM to 3 PM.

 

Come find us, we are located inside the Diamond Bar Library at 21800 Copley Drive!

The Diamond Bar Friends of the Library bookstore hours are:

Mondays:          11:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Tuesdays:          11:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Wednesdays:    11:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Thursdays:        11:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Fridays:              11:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Saturdays:         11:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Sundays:            Closed (Library closed)

Duties:

  • Accept donations, write tax receipt upon request
  • Answer phone and walk-in customer inquiries
  • Record sales transactions and receive payments
  • Staff front desk and stock shelves
  • Tidy up store when needed (light cleaning, rearrange books, etc)

 

Requirements:

  • At least 18 years of age and a high school graduate
  • Fluent in English
  • Must commit to a 3-4 hour shift within the assigned hours once a week or once every 2 weeks on a long-term basis.

Benefits:

  • Gain skills and experience to put on your resume
  • Help promote literacy and education in the local community
  • Make new friends

This is a great way to meet new people as well as being rewarding for anyone who loves reading and books! It is a perfect opportunity for senior citizens, part-time employees, freelancers, telecommuters and stay-at-home parents.

If you are interested, please contact us by clicking on the “Contact Us” tab on the menu bar.

-Elaine Mickle, Bookstore Manager

Ongoing specials

  • 50% off book cart, rotates every month
  • $2 a bag book shelf

Every month we will have a special themed basket for one lucky customer to win! Each purchase made at the bookstore earns you one entry into the opportunity drawing.

Book Donation Guidelines

We are looking for gently used books in good to fair condition.

We don’t accept:

-Outdated (10+ years) computer books and textbooks
-VHS and cassette tapes
-Magazines and encyclopedias
-Torn, yellow, bug-infested, and water damaged books


BasicallyBOOKS Golden Springs is permanently closed.

Diamond Bar Friends of the Library’s non-profit bookstore is a friendly place serving the community as a resource for school, work and pleasure reading at exceptionally low prices. It is staffed by volunteers and proceeds from the bookstores benefit the Diamond Bar Library. Gift certificates are available and make great birthday or special occasion gifts. Thanks to our generous donors, we have hundreds of high quality used books and media for sale. Stop by for great deals on books in all categories, including cooking, fiction, classics, reference, children’s and foreign language such as Chinese and Korean. We also have CDs, DVDs, and audiobooks available as well. The selection changes constantly as new donations are received – so drop by often! All our store merchandise is donated by the surrounding community.

Diamond Bar Friends of the Library bookstore
21800 Copley Drive
Diamond Bar, CA 91765
(909) 612-0276

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