Once More Bookstore

The Friends operate the Once More Bookstore within Southport Realty (727 North Howe Street Southport), open Monday through Friday from 11am-3pm and EVERY Saturday from 10am-12noon (except holidays)! 

About Our Bookstore

Thanks to Southport Realty’s generous donation of their spacious backroom, the Friends operate Once More Bookstore, a used book and vinyl store that’s open Monday through Saturday every week. Proceeds from the  bookstore provide support for the libraries’ youth programs, fund educational programs for adults, and supplement each libraries’ operational budgets.

Hardcover and paperback books in good to excellent condition are available, along with CDs, DVDs, vinyl records, puzzles, and children’s books. 

Once More Bookstore

Southport Realty, 727 North Howe St.


Monday through Friday 11am-3pm (except holidays)

EVERY Saturday 10am-12pm (except holidays)


Tuesdays and Saturdays 10am-12pm

Bring your donations to the double doors on the 8th Street side of the building. We are unable to accept encyclopedias, textbooks, out-of-date technical books, magazines, cassette tapes, VHS tapes, and damaged books.

Please Note

A volunteer will be available to accept payment and make change during posted sales. Cash or checks only — we do not accept credit cards. If a volunteer is not available,  exact change/check placed in the wall-mounted cash box is greatly appreciated


Friends of the Library Tote Bag

Friends Tote Bags Now Available

Only $2 Each

Available from the volunteers during regular bookstore hours.  Get yours today and show your support for our mission, plus, they’re a great way to carry all those book you found in our store.

Support Our Libraries

Thank you for your support of The Friends of the Library of Southport and Oak Island.

Your donations help us help our community's libraries!

Our Impact

Our mission is to serve our community by supporting excellence in collection and program development and more at Harper and Barbee Libraries.

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$ Raised from Our Book Sales


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