Our Bookstores

The BEST bookstores in Diamond Bar!

**Reopening of the Basically Books Library bookstore at 21800 Copley Drive, Diamond Bar**

Effective Monday, August 2nd, our library bookstore hours at 21800 Copley Drive, Diamond Bar are:

Mondays:          11:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Tuesdays:          12:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Wednesdays:    11:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Thursdays:        12:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Fridays:              11:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Saturdays:         Closed (Library closed)

 

However, we are not currently able to accept donations due to lack of space and volunteers to process these donations.  Please save them for the future or find another home for these treasured books.

If you would like to be a part of our bookstore volunteer team in the future, please email bookstore manager Mary Hackett at basicallybooks@aol.com.

Basically BOOKS Golden Springs is permanently closed, but stay tuned!

Our bookstore at 23447 Golden Springs Drive has closed. Watch for us to reopen at a new location in Diamond Bar (to be announced). We look forward to again welcoming our customers at that time. Please follow our Facebook page for the most up-to-date information: https://www.facebook.com/BasicallyBooksDB/

Basically BOOKS, the Diamond Bar Friends of the Library’s two non-profit bookstores, are friendly places serving the community as a resource for school, work and pleasure reading at exceptionally low prices.

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!

Besides our regular store hours we have monthly buck-a-bag sidewalk sales full of great bargains that are held on the third Saturday of each month. However, sidewalk sales are currently on pause.

Basically Books 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.

Bookstore manager Mary Hackett is looking for people who enjoy books and are able to volunteer a few hours per week for this worthy cause. It’s also a great way to meet new friends and to serve our community. If you are interested, or have any questions about Basically Books, please contact Mary directly at BasicallyBOOKS@aol.com or call 909-702-1095.

Thank you!

Mary Hackett
Bookstore Manager

All our store merchandise is donated by the surrounding community. Tax deductible donations are greatly appreciated. (However, we cannot accept encyclopedia sets, magazines, VHS tapes, or water damaged, bug-infested, and moldy books.) Please drop off donations during store hours.

We welcome browsers and buyers, and also those just looking for a quiet, welcoming environment in which to meet friends and neighbors.

Basically Books (CLOSED)
23447 Golden Springs Dr.
Diamond Bar, CA 91765
(909) 396-9954

Basically Books
21800 Copley Drive
Diamond Bar, CA 91765
(909) 612-0276

Sunday
Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
Saturday

Closed
Closed
Closed
Closed
Closed
Closed
Closed

Sunday
Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
Saturday

Closed
11:00 AM-5:00 PM
12:00-5:00 PM
11:00 AM-4:00 PM
12:00-4:00 PM
11:00 AM-5:00 PM
Closed (Library is closed)