Amazing Bookstore

Beginning March 1, the bookstore will be open Friday, Saturday, Sunday, Monday 10-4pm.   Donations will be accepted during open hours. Also, feel free to order your surprise book bags on our web site, detailed below.

Find information:

There are free books available in the hallway.

“Surprise Grab Bag”. You get to choose the genre and one of our volunteers will select at least 10 books for you to pick up at the door.

Donations are being accepted during our open hours.

Thank you for all the support you have provided and continue to provide to the Amazing Bookstore and all the amazing volunteers who make it work.

The Friends of the Juneau Public Libraries operate The Amazing Bookstore located in the Airport Shopping Center.  All sales of used books and other materials benefit the library and library programs.  In addition to supporting the literacy mission of the library the store serves a vital role in minimizing the waste stream in Juneau through the recycling of used books.  


Store Donations

Donations should never be left in the Mall hallway.

We DO NOT ACCEPT the following:

  • Encyclopedias
  • Reader’s Digest Condensed Books
  • Travel guidebooks more than 5 years old
  • Textbooks & Computer books more than 5 years old
  • Vinyl Records
  • VHS tapes
  • Any cassettes (all media)
  • Any home-recorded media
  • Any book that is damaged, warped, moldy, or musty


  •  We HAPPILY ACCEPT the following:
      • Gardening Magazines
      • Art Magazines
      • Alaska Magazines
    • Up to 1 year old
      • Popular magazines, including National Geographic
    • Up to 5 years old
      • Quilting magazines
      • Cooking magazines
      • Craft magazines

The Amazing Bookstore welcomes donations during business hours ONLY .  Donations should never be left in the Mall hallway.  We thank the residents of Juneau for making the Bookstore such a delightful shopping experience!