Books on Central




A unique, used bookstore in historic downtown Faribault
where all proceeds go to local nonprofits supported by Rice County Area United Way.



Books on Central logo - a circle surrounding the words books on central

people milling around inside bookstore



Location and Contact Info

Visit us in downtown Faribault!

227 Central Ave N.
Faribault, MN 55021
Location in Google Maps

Contact us
507-664-3510 (Rice Cty Area United Way)


Wednesday 11 - 5

Thursday 11 - 5

Friday 11 - 5

Saturday 10 - 4


We need your help!

We are looking for these or similar donations, new or used. Please drop them by the store during store hours. THANK YOU!

  • Book stands
  • Small wooden book shelf
  • Book display stands
  • Plastic sign holders
  • Laminator
  • Library type kick stool
  • Baby changing station 
  • Color printer
  • Graphic novels 
  • Working snowblower
  • Folding chairs