Visit The Library Store

The Library Store, owned and operated by The Friends of The City Library, is located in the Main Library's Urban Room. Offering literary-inspired gifts to suit all audiences and occasions, browse our practical, whimsical, and educational products that celebrate reading, writing, and literature. All sales benefit The City Library.

210 East 400 South

Monday–Thursday • 10am–7pm
Friday & Saturday • 10am–6pm
Sunday • 1–5pm


Typewriter Jewelry
Our typewriter bracelets, cuff links, watches, and earrings are made from true vintage typewriters. A great gift for any wordsmith!

Keep Calm and Carry On
Inspired by British propaganda posters made at the beginning of WWII, these fun items are sure to improve morale. Right?

The Jane Austen Collection
Gifts for the Jane Austen fanatic in your life include plush dolls, candles, quote books, charms, and more.

City Library Logo Gear
Wear your love of The City Library on your mug, water bottle, pen, totebag, magnifying glass, and much more.

Scrabble Items
Notepads, mugs, jewelry, magnets, and more to celebrate your favorite word game. It's like a triple-word score everywhere you turn!

Unexpected Literary Items
The Library Store celebrates the written word with every item we sell. Browse our grand selection for unexpected items like lamps made from used books or framed vintage typography samples.


The Library Store has now been featured in Salt Lake Magazine in 2009 & 2010, City Weekly's 2010 & 2011 Gift Guides, City Weekly's 2011 Best of Utah issue (for selling the "Best Literary Action Figures"), and Sunset Magazine called The Library Store "The Best Place to Shop for a Cause." Stop by today to see what all the hoopla is about!