Rivendell Books
Serving Barrie, Ontario and Area

165 Wellington Street West, Unit 2B Barrie, ON
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Rivendell Books Finds Out-of-Print Books.

Rivendell Books is Able to Locate Used, Rare and Out-of-Print Books.

Rivendell Books is the number one place to go to in Barrie when you're looking for used, rare, antiquarian, out-of-print or just plain old and interesting books. Rivendell Books can help you with all your needs when it comes to finding used, rare and out-of-print books. The knowledgeable staff at Rivendell Books are able to do comprehensive searches to locate rare books. These searches are free. This service is provided for those customers who do not like to provide personal credit card details on line or who wish to take advantage of our vast experience in this area. Rivendell Books does it for you. Favourite out-of-print books can be tracked down as surprise gifts for birthdays, Christmas and other special occasions.

Save Money and the Environment by buying and selling used books at Rivendell Books

Recycle Novels and Accumulate Credit at Rivendell Books

Rivendell Books is happy to accept used books in good condition. Customers receive credit for used books. This credit can then be used towards the purchase of other books in the store. After reading, books purchased at Rivendell Books may be returned in good condition and customers will receive a store credit of up to half of what was paid which can once again be used to purchase more books from Rivendell Books. Everyone benefits from the recycling of books. We are a member of the Ontario Book Rescue Association so no good book ends up in the garbage! Instead, overflow books are given to a variety of local charities. All our books are thoroughly cleaned and inspected before being shelved using environmentally-safe products. The store is cleaned using environmentally-safe products.

Find our Rare Books Listed on ABE Books on the Internet

Search Rivendell Books' Inventory Online

Rivendell Books has many of their quality, hard-to-find books listed on-line at ABE Books. Browse some of Rivendell Books' inventory of rare books at ABE Books on-line.

Rivendell Books Supports the Community

See the Work of Local Artists

Rivendell Books is happy to support the artistic community of Barrie by displaying and promoting the works of local artists, authors, musicians and craftspeople. The following are just a few current examples. On display are oil canvases and black-and-white ink drawings by talented young artist Colin Randall. Three different DVD's made by the Barrie Historical Association celebrating Barrie's past are available at the store. Also available from the Barrie Historical Association is a new book entitled "We Worship the Lord in Simcoe County Churches" with photos from Eileen Murdoch.


Bought, Sold and Appraised

Come see the professional, experienced staff at Rivendell Books for an evaluation/appraisal of your collection/estate. We are happy to purchase collections/estates for cash. The owners have a combination of 35+ years' experience in the book/printing business. Our well-read staff are part of the book culture and their experience goes all the way back to such old-time institutions as Hunter Rose, the venerable Toronto book printers. We know books inside and out!

Rivendell Books has Diana Gabaldon Novels


Diana Gabaldon's popular books can be found at Rivendell Books at the Wellington Plaza in Barrie.
Her Outlander series is a combination of history, romance, time travel and much, much more - so much so that they are hard to categorize by genre.

Rivendell Books Barrie Does Used & Rare Books Best

When you Need Used & Rare Books Contact Rivendell Books of Barrie

Let Rivendell Books help you with your used & rare books search. Rivendell Books serves the Barrie area. Rivendell Books has a large variety of used, rare and out-of-print books for you to choose from in a welcoming and comfortable atmosphere perfect for leisurely browsing. The many categories of books sold at Rivendell Books include: Art, Audio Books, Biography, Canadiana, Chick Lit, Children/Young Readers, Classics/Literature, Collectibles, Cookbooks, Crafts/Hobbies, Current Events, Dance, Drama, Fashion/Costumes, Gardening, General Fiction, Health, History, Homesteading, Humour, Large Print, Manga/Graphic Novels, Military, Mystery, Paranormal/Occult, Philosophy, Poetry, Psychiatry, Psychology, Reference, Religion, Romance, Science, Signed Books, Sports (Hockey, Golf, Baseball, Fitness, Body Building, Boxing, Wrestling, etc.), Teen, Thrillers, Transportation, Travel, Westerns and many more.



Key Contacts:

Wendy Cahill

Languages Spoken:



Physical Location


165 Wellington Street West, Unit 2B
Barrie, ON, L4N 1L7 Canada

Nearest Intersection:

Anne Street and Dunlop Street West


Wellington Plaza

GPS Coordinates:

-79.70367984655763, - 44.38764427449223

Payment Methods

    American Express, Cash, Interac / Debit, Mastercard, Visa,
  • American Express
  • Cash
  • Interac / Debit
  • Mastercard
  • Visa

Currencies Accepted

  • $ CAD


  • Teachers

Hours of Operation

  • Sunday:
    12:00 pm
    4:00 pm
  • Monday:
    10:00 am
    6:00 pm
  • Tuesday:
    10:00 am
    6:00 pm
  • Wednesday:
    10:00 am
    6:00 pm
  • Thursday:
    10:00 am
    6:00 pm
  • Friday:
    10:00 am
    8:00 pm
  • Saturday:
    10:00 am
    5:00 pm
  • We are closed on statutory holidays: Christmas and Boxing Day, Canada Day, Family Day, Labour Day, Good Friday and Easter Sunday and the August holiday.

We serve

  • Allandale, Ontario
  • Angus , Ontario
  • Barrie Ontario
  • Base Borden , Ontario
  • Innisfil , Ontario
  • Midhurst, Ontario
  • Orillia Ontario
  • Oro , Ontario
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Last updated on: December 19, 2017


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