(FLACL or Friends) is a 501c3 non-profit organization established to support the staff and services of the Los Alamos County Library System, including Mesa Public Library and White Rock Branch Library.
Your donations and gifts help our public libraries thrive, complementing public funding. The legacy provided by the Friends takes our libraries from good to outstanding, benefiting the Los Alamos and White Rock community now and into the future. Read More
** Bookstore Open **
We are limited to 2 customers at a time and face masks are required.
When open, we can accept donations of a single box or bag of books. For larger donations please leave a message at 662-2188, email or use our form: request to make arrangements for a donation pick up. Please do not leave donations outside the Bookstore.
Donate Books & Media
The Friends' Bookstore accepts donations of previously-owned and new paperback, hardback, technical, and reference books, music CDs, DVDs, records, and puzzles, for sale to the public in the Bookstore and on the internet.
Apply for Scholarships
FLACL administers the Friends of Mesa Public Library award and the June Ettinger Memorial Scholarship. When schools are open, applications are available at the Los Alamos High School Career Resource Center. Read More
The Friends' Bookstore welcomes volunteers and provides on-the-job training. Volunteer opportunities may also be available on the following board positions: Archives, Bookstore, Endowment, Hospitality, Publicity and Scholarships. If you are interested in volunteering, email us, give us a call, or once we reopen, stop by the bookstore and leave your contact information.
At Friends of Los Alamos County Libraries Bookstore, shoppers find previously owned books and media at great prices.
The Bookstore is located in the lobby of Mesa Public Library.
2400 Central Ave
Los Alamos, NM
Although we are currently only open on Saturdays 10-1, our normal operating hours used to be:
Monday - Thursday: 10:00am - 6:00pm
Friday: 10:00am - 5:00pm
Saturday: 10:00am - 4:00pm
Sunday: 1:00pm - 4:00pm
**When Mesa Public Library is closed, the Friends' Bookstore is closed**