Of course, we sell books...also Music CD's, Movies, audiobooks, records, and more! We offer thousands of items all year round in our bookstore! When you purchase something from us, you are not just paying for entertainment, you are also supporting the Jacksonville Public Library! 

Our Next Big Sale

You can always stay informed on when the next book sale is and different ways you can help! Sign-up for our mailing list below and you will get exclusive information on news, book sale updates, and exclusive discounts! 

Books For Servicemembers

Did you know that you can give the gift of a book to a deployed service member through FJPL? Often times our deployed service members don't have access to recreational reading. You can change that by clicking below! 

The Bookstore

Shop Our Bookstore Year-Round

You can get great deals on books all the time! The bookstore is open every:

Tuesday and Thursday from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. and on Saturdays from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

located at 3435 University Blvd. N., Jacksonville, FL 32277

The bookstore features a wide assortment of items. We are stocked with great titles and even better bargains to go with them! 


Our Prices 


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Our Next Big Bag Book Sale Information 

May Postponed from 4:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. -- MEMBER'S NIGHT ONLY 

   Members discount is 25% off, buy one bag for $15 (includes discount & sales tax) get the 2nd bag free! There is not a limit on the number of bags. Items will be continually restocked throughout the sale.

**Become a member at the door!**

May Postponed, from 4:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. -- OPEN TO ALL 

  Buy one bag for $20 get the 2nd bag free! There is not a limit on the number of bags that can be purchased. Items will be continually restocked throughout the sale.


May Postponed from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. -- OPEN TO ALL 

  Buy one bag for $20 get the 2nd bag free! There is not a limit on the number of bags. Items will be continually restocked throughout the sale.


More Details: Better Books are NOT part of the "Bag Sale" but each item receives a 50% discount. Price of bag includes sales tax. All bookstore sales are located at our address listed below on the side of the University Park Branch Library. We continually restock the shelves throughout the sale. ALL SALES ARE FINAL


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A Gift For Our Deployed Military

FJPL’s Books for Deployed Military program sends books to First Coast men and women deployed from their home station. In order for this program to continually be successful, we need your help.


Send a deployed servicemember a box of books by emailing the following information to  



Rank, name, mailing address, and preferred genre of books if known


We send about 20 paperback books in a box to a recipient. Paperback books help with storage and deployed servicemembers can share! 

Thank you for helping us support our military!


3435 University Blvd N.

Jacksonville, FL 32277


Updated August 3, 2020