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COVID-19 update (May 28, 2020): FOL is still closed until further notice. We are not accepting any donations of books, etc. Financial donations are greatly appreciated and may be made at Canada Helps. Thank you.

Though reluctant to don the fashionable feather boa, FOL President Michael Jones would like to welcome you to our Silent Auction table!

Our next book sale will be Saturday, March 7th and Sunday, March 8th at Central Library. Look for our tables beside the elevator on the main floor.

  • BUSINESS BOOKS CDs/DVDs/LPs
  • CLASSICS & LITERATURE
  • FRENCH BOOKS
  • OUR BEST QUALITY TABLE BOOKS
  • A TABLE OF INTERESTING OLD BOOKS
  • NEW QUALITY SOFTCOVER FICTION
  • PLUS! SILENT AUCTION FOR A VERY RARE, BEAUTIFUL COLLECTOR’S ITEM ON THE 7th

We recently received one of The. Best. Donations!

Pheasant Drawings by Joseph Wolf. Text by David Lank; published in Kingston-upon-Hull, 1988. #131 of 275 copies. Comes with protective wooden box. (See AbeBooks for more details.)

On Saturday, March 7, 2020, we will hold a silent auction for this gorgeous book. Bids will be accepted from 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m at Mississauga Central Library, on the main floor by the elevators. Bids will be accepted in person or by email (folmississauga@gmail.com). The bidding begins at $75.

The winner will be announced at 4:30 p.m. on March 7th.

***Please note that, due to the size of this book, shipping is unavailable. You must be able to pick it up in person.***

Want to tackle the spring cleaning a little early? Start with those bookshelves! FOL Mississauga will gladly accept your gently-used books, CDs and DVDs.

Donations can be made on P3 of the parking garage at Central Library. Click here for details.

Questions about whether books should be donated or recycled? Check here.

Did you know we sell books on Amazon and eBay? Books over $40 are listed on these sites.

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(Do you live in the GTA? Save shipping fees by picking up the book Wednesdays or Saturdays between 9 a.m. and 12 p.m.)

Each year,  the Friends of the Mississauga Library System offer their Library Education Award to support Mississauga residents who are pursuing a career in Library and Information Science.  

The Jim Wilde Library Education Award winners for 2019 are Maya Krol and Moriah Gillette. 

Congratulations to both!

Maya Krol being presented with a $2,000 cheque by Michael Jones, president of the Friends of the Mississauga Library System, on June 20, 2019 at the Annual General Meeting.
Moriah Gillette being presented with a $2,000 cheque by Michael Jones, president of the Friends of the Mississauga Library System, on June 20, 2019 at the Annual General Meeting.

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To provide financial and material support to augment the services of the Mississauga Library System in its role as a cultural, educational and recreational resource for the benefit of the residents of Mississauga. Our mission encompasses support for literacy as a fundamental skill required to take full advantage of library services, and support for library-related educational activities in recognition that a well-trained staff is essential to the effective provision of library services.