FRIENDS Spring Book Sale - April 16&17, 2024

The Friends of the Library will host a spring book sale on Tuesday, April 16 and Wednesday, April 17. Tuesday hours are 9:00-10:00am for FOTL members and 10:00am-3:00pm for everyone. Wednesday hours are 9:00am-3:00pm. The last two hours of the sale on Wednesday afternoon will culminate with "2 dollars a bag" (1:00-3:00pm). A variety of books will be available from bestsellers, romance, and mysteries to science, art, history and technology. Most books sell for $1.00. Anyone may join the Friends of the Library prior to the book sale to take advantage of the one hour "pre-sale" exclusive for Friends members. The sale will be held in the Library Lecture Room near the front entrance (room 112). Although free parking is no longer available for this campus event, anyone can purchase a permit at the electronic kiosk near the library in Lot E (off Merrimac Way on the southwest corner of campus). Please call 714-432-0202 x21058 for details. 


Donation Bins

The library is happy to accept donations of books and DVDs. We have an outside donation bin in parking lot E on Merrimac Way (between Harbor & Fairview). This drop box is located in the far corner of the parking lot adjacent to the Library and Lewis Center.   Donations can be placed in the bin anytime 24/7. Tax receipts are available on request by contacting Carl Morgan ( Here is a link for OCC maps and directions to campus.  In addition to our outside bin, anyone can bring donations into the library bookstore during our open hours. Please click here to see our current hours.
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Library Bookstore

We have a used bookstore in the library lobby! The store is open during regular library hours. We offer used books that cover a wide range of subjects. Prices vary from $.25 to $2.00 depending on the type and age of the item being sold. A full list of prices is posted in the store. Please come check out our inventory!


Contact Information

Carl Morgan
The Friends of the Library
Orange Coast College
2701 Fairview Road, P.O. Box 5005
Costa Mesa, CA 92628-5005
714-432-0202 x21058