Library Gift Ideas

Check out our selection of unique gift items offered for sale within the Rosenberg Library. These gifts would make an excellent gift for a friend or family member or a beautiful addition to a home collection.

All proceeds from purchases benefit the Rosenberg Library’s programs and services. If you have any questions regarding Rosenberg Library gifts, please contact us at 409.763.8854 Ext. 123 or email the Circulation Department at

Rosenberg Library Galveston History Playing Cards

Galveston Playing Cards

Discover Galveston’s exciting past with fun and historic facts about our Island’s history. With four (4) deck designs to choose from, friends and families will have a ball learning unique factoids about the Island’s history, customs, and infamous citizens. There are fifty-two (52) different facts in each deck, and each of the four (4) decks contains completely different tidbits of material.

Collect all four (4) decks to truly understand what makes Galveston the “Treasure Isle of the Gulf!”

$10.00 / deck including tax
Available for purchase at the Rosenberg Library Circulation Desk, 1st floor.

Rosenberg Library Vintage

Vintage Post Cards

These wonderful prints are not only great wall decor but are ongoing reminiscences of Galveston’s colorful past. Items have been hand-selected from the historic collections of the Rosenberg Library’s Galveston and Texas History Center.

From serious to frivolous, from beach scenes to historic buildings, these prints represent bygone eras of Galveston. Each print is 11” x 17” and fits into a standard size frame; also great unframed.

$25.00 / 11″ x 17″ print including tax
Available for purchase in the Galveston & Texas History Center, 4th floor.

Visit the Rosenberg Library’s 4th floor to view in person our selection of over fifty (50) different views.

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Purchase Gently Used Books from the Friends Book Shop

Books are offered for sale by the Friends of the Rosenberg Library. Discover a wonderful and ever-changing selection of gently used books at great prices in the Friends Reading Room, 2nd floor, Rosenberg Library.

Friends of the Rosenberg Library is organized to support and promote Rosenberg Library as a cultural and educational asset, and to raise money for books, equipment, and related materials for the library.

Learn how you can become a Friends member here.