Bookstore | Newberry


The Newberry Bookstore carries an array of books and oddities.

The Newberry Bookstore carries an array of books and oddities.

The bookstore will be closed Tuesday, June 28 - Thursday, June 30, and will re-open Friday, July 1.

The Newberry Bookstore is proud to be an independent purveyor of literary gifts, cards, and toys by local artisans; an exceptional notecard and postcard assortment; and, of course, stellar books. The Newberry Bookstore is also the only library gift shop to house a Button-O-Matic button dispenser, with buttons featuring images of notable Newberry collection items.

Looking for a souvenir to commemorate your visit to the Newberry? It would be our pleasure to help you find just the right item, from lovely items bearing the Newberry logo to one-of-a-kind deaccessioned objects from the Newberry’s holdings.

Associates of the Newberry at the Author Level receive a 10-percent discount on all books and other items in the store. Learn more about supporting the Newberry.

For more information, call (312) 255-3520 or email Hours are Tuesdays – Thursdays from 10 am to 6 pm (closed 12:30 - 1:30), Fridays from 10 am to 5 pm (closed 12:30 - 1:30), and Saturdays from 9 am to 5 pm (closed 12:30 - 1:30). The bookstore often stays open late to accommodate special events at the Newberry. The store is closed Sundays and Mondays.