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Annual book sale set
Friends of the Library Book Sale

Tarleton State University

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Wednesday, June 26, 2013

STEPHENVILLE, Texas—The Friends of the Dick Smith Library will hold its annual book sale from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Wednesday, July 10, in the basement of the Tarleton Center.

Hundreds of “new” used books, with a variety of fiction and nonfiction titles, will be on display in the basement of the Tarleton Center, as well as audio CDs, vinyl records and textbooks. All hard-bound books will be sold for $1 and paperbacks will be 50 cents.

For $10, customers can buy a tote bag filled with books of his/her choice. Cash and checks will be accepted, and credit card purchases can be made until 4 p.m.

Proceeds from the book sale allow the library to acquire with resources outside of its normal budget. In the past, conference room furnishings, display cases, artwork, and equipment for student use (scanners, fax machine) has been acquired through book sale proceeds. Available books are usually duplicates, out-of-date or not within the library’s collection development guidelines.

Visitor parking is available in lot P2 between the Welcome Center and the Administration Building on Washington Street, and lot P30 at the intersection of Lillian and Washington streets.

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Tarleton State University
A member of The Texas A&M University System

Contact: Tonya Dobson, Dick Smith Library
254-968-9474
dobson@tarleton.edu

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