Welcome to Friends of the Dunwoody Library

The Friends of the Dunwoody Library (FODL) is an all volunteer, nonprofit corporation formed in 1979 to assist in improving the Dunwoody Branch of Dekalb County, Georgia public library system. FODL provides funds to supplement Dekalb funding for books and materials for the library collection, to fund programs to meet the community needs, and to fund some capital improvements to the Dunwoody Branch. Over 500 individuals and family members belong to the organization. No officers, directors, or volunteers receive any compensation, and there are no paid employees of FODL
                                                          Adult and YA Book Sale

The Friends of the Dunwoody Library will host an Adult and YA Book Sale on

Thursday, August 25; Friday and Saturday, August 26-27; Monday, August 29, 2022, in the Williams Room at Dunwoody Library.

5339 Chamblee-Dunwoody Rd.

Dunwoody Ga, 30338

Special preview shopping for members of the "Friends”: 

Thursday, August 25, 2022: 1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Not a member? We invite you to join at the door, or join online.

Thursday, August 25, 2022: Open to the public 4:00-8:00 p.m.

Friday & Saturday, August 26 & 27 , 2022: 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Monday, August 29 , 2022 : 10 a.m. - 6:00 p.m., BAG OF BOOKS DAY. Fill a large grocery bag for $6.00!

Shop for Adult fiction and nonfiction, along with a selection of YA books:

Most Hardbacks $2.00Paperbacks $1.00Some books are specially priced.

Cash or Credit/Debit payments are accepted.

Maximum 50 people will be allowed in the shopping room at a time.

No wheeled carts in the shopping room.

Scanners, cell phones, etc., allowed only in staging area on Thursday.

We will adhere to all DeKalb County COVID requirements at the time of the sale.

Fiction topics include Mysteries, Thrillers, Romance, and other popular genres.

Nonfiction topics include: Art, Religion, History, Drama, Poetry, Shakespeare, Science and Math, Music and Show Business, Travel, Health, Sports, Gardening, and more!

Puzzles and DVDs will be available in the library lobby. 





Donations can be dropped off at the library during normal library operating hours. Please put your donations in the plastic bins located in the lobby of the library. If you drop off boxes please do not block the hallway. If you need help with unloading donations from your car volunteers are available to help every Tuesday morning from 10:00 until noon. Thank you for your donations!


Ongoing Sale Carts Are Back! 

Books and DVD's can be purchased from the carts located in the library lobby near our donation bins. Paperbacks are $1, Hardcovers are $2, DVD's are $2.

Purchases are exact cash only! 

Please bring some cash next time you visit the library to shop our ongoing sale, and treat yourself to some new material!

Storytime is now just a phone call away!

DeKalb County Public Library is offering StoryLine, a dial-a-story service where patrons can call in to hear a book read in two languages: English and Spanish.

One of the Spanish language readers is a Dunwoody staff member!