Columbus Metropolitan Library

Friends of the Library

The Library Store

at Main Library

The Library Store offers a curated collection of gifts for library fans, including apparel, toys, unique trinkets and gadgets, stationery, greeting cards, and used books. We’re proud to feature locally-made merchandise and seasonal one-of-a-kind items that will make the perfect gift for any occasion.

Main Library | First Floor
96 S. Grant Ave., Columbus, OH 43215

Open Monday – Friday: 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Friends of the Library members receive 10% off their purchases. Join or renew online or in store today.

The Library Store Online

Shop The Library Store from the comfort of your own home. The online store features seasonal merchandise and best sellers.

Carnegie Gallery Artwork

See a piece of art you loved in the Carnegie Gallery? Artwork from gallery exhibits are available for purchase on our online shop.

Purchases support artists and the Friends of the Library.

Used Books

Can’t wait for the next Big Book Sale to stock your shelf? Check out ThriftBooks for great deals on books as well as movies, TV, music and video games and know that each purchase supports Friends of the Library.

Big Book Sale

Big Book Sales give items withdrawn from the library’s collection a second chance at a well-read life.

Friends of the Library members get early access to Big Book Sales and receive 10% off their purchases. Join or renew online or in store today.

Friends of the Library is a nonprofit 501(c)(4) organization.

96 S. Grant Ave. | Columbus, Ohio 43215