Photo of Gift Certificate and EnvelopeLocated inside Lawson McGhee Library in downtown Knoxville, the Friends @ Rothrock Used Book Shop is open almost every day year-round. The bookstore is always closed when Lawson McGhee is closed.

Many of the books and media in Rothrock are $2 or less. Parking is FREE on weekends at the Locust Street Garage.

Also available: Friends gift certificates! Certificates may be purchased in $5 increments and may be used to purchase any book or non-book items from any Friends sale location, including Rothrock and all branch sales.

Bookstore Hours

Monday–Saturday: 10:30 a.m.–4:30 p.m.
Sunday: 1:00–4:30 p.m.

April Specials: Poetry; Regional Fiction and Nonfiction


Bookstore Prices (Selected titles may be priced higher)

Hardcovers – $2
Paperbacks – $1
LP Records – $1
Books on Tape – $0.10
Books on CD – $2
VHS – $0.10
Music CDs – $1
DVDs – $2
Children’s VHS – $0.10
Children’s DVDs – $1
Children’s Hardcovers – $1
Children’s Paperbacks – $0.50
Children’s Board Books – $0.50
Magazines – $0.25
Sheet Music – $0.50