We’re hiring! Friends of the Library Store is seeking a part-time Sales Associate to deliver excellent customer service and engage in store operations to enable its success. Review the full job full job description for the part-time sales associate. Friends of the Library Store is located inside the newly renovated Main Library at 96 S. Grant Ave. in downtown Columbus. Interested candidates should submit a resume and completed Library Store Employment Application to LibraryStore@columbuslibrary.org.
The Big Book Sale takes place in the Larry Black Auditorium at Main Library.
Thursday, March 30, 2017
5:30 – 8:30 PM
Friends of the Library members only
Friday & Saturday, March 31-April 1
10:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Sunday, April 2
1:00 – 4:00 PM
Friends of the Library members gain access to the pre-sale and receive a 10-20% membership discount on all purchases. Not yet a member? Join now to access the pre-sale and discount. You can also join at the sale.
Friends of the Library accepts cash and credit card at the sale. Customers are encouraged to bring their own bag to carry their purchases. Your support is greatly appreciated!
Shop the Library Store this holiday season for all of your gift giving needs. Find unique literary-themed gifts, learning toys for kids, used books, jewelry, artwork, home decor and so much more. Visit us today!
Friends of the Library members receive 10-20% off purchases. Not yet a member? Join now or at the store. Happy holidays!
The Library Store is located on the first floor of Main Library at 96 South Grant Avenue in downtown Columbus.
LIBRARY STORE HOURS
Monday – Thursday 10 a.m. – 8 p.m.
Friday – Saturday 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.
The Library Store will be closed on the following dates this holiday season:
Saturday, December 24
Sunday, December 25
Monday, December 26
Saturday, December 31
Sunday, January 1
Monday, January 2
Do you know someone who could be described as an energetic, dynamic individual looking for an opportunity to serve our community in a meaningful, positive way? Friends of the Columbus Metropolitan Library is searching for people meeting that description to serve on the organization’s Board of Trustees.
Friends of the Library board members absolutely love the library and have a heart for volunteer leadership. Prospective board members often have previous experience serving on boards or committees and this year, we’re particularly interested in hearing from candidates with accounting, business strategy, graphic design, marketing/creative, retail design, social media or web design skills. Board members serve three-year-terms (donating an afternoon and evening each month), and enthusiastically network and advocate for the library throughout our community.
If this volunteer leadership opportunity sounds like it might be a good fit for you or someone you know, please take a look at the information packet and application: 2017 FOL Board Nominating Packet & Form. Return the completed form (along with any additional materials detailing your skills and experience) to the address or email provided.
To be considered, submissions must be received by 5 p.m., September 26, 2016. The nominating committee will begin reviewing applications soon thereafter.