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Author Ditzler, Pat.

Title A book sale how-to guide : more money, less stress / Pat Ditzler, JoAnn Dumas.

Publication Info. Chicago : American Library Association, 2012.


Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 North Suburban PLD Loves Park Adult Non-Fiction - NSLY-11  025.11 DIT    AVAILABLE
Description xiv, 97 pages : illustrations ; 28 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Note Includes index.
Contents The main attraction: getting book donations -- Setting the scene: site considerations and sorting room setup -- Directing the show: the book sale committee -- Casting call: how to get and keep volunteers -- Production: categorizing and organizing book donations -- Ticket price: what to charge for books and electronic media -- Venue and promotion: sale scheduling and publicity -- Showtime: book sale days, setup through cleanup -- Box office receipts: keeping account of your sales income -- Encore! Encore!: Other book sale opportunities -- [Appendices] : A. Resource information -- B. Common book collecting and book condition terms -- C. Collectible books -- D. Internet resources -- E. Pricing guide resources.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Summary The authors provide a tested and successful formula for making money for local libraries in a practical and fun way-- a library book sale.
Subject Library fund raising.
Selling -- Books.
Friends of the library.
Library fund raising -- United States -- Case studies.
Friends of the library -- United States -- Case studies.
Selling -- Books -- United States -- Case studies.
Libraries and community -- United States -- Case studies.
Added Author Dumas, JoAnn.
ISBN 9780838910740

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