UA SLIS Annual Children’s & YA Really Big Book Sale

The SLIS Annual Children’s & Young Adult Book Sale will begin December 3 at noon and run until December 6 at 2 p.m. The book sale will offer thousands of new, inexpensive and free children’s and young adult books just in time for holiday gift giving to family, friends, schools and libraries. Proceeds of the sale support SLIS literacy outreach activities. Free books will be available too, but quantities are limited.

Where: Gorgas Library – 5th Floor – Room 530 (SLIS study)


Tuesday, December 3rd from Noon – 6 p.m.

Wednesday, December 4th from 11 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Thursday, December 5th from 11 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Friday, December 6th from 11 a.m. – 2 p.m.


Specialty Books & Boxed Sets only $6

Hardcover Books only $4

Board Books only $3

Paperbacks only $2

We will accept cash, checks (made payable to the University of Alabama), and purchase orders; no credit or debit cards please. Please direct questions to Dr. Jamie Naidoo ( and forward to interested parties.