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Monetary Donations

Monetary donations (including memorials) are gratefully accepted for enhancing the delivery of library services.  The Library has in the past used gift funds for purchases of materials for the collection including equipment, supplies, and art works. Specific titles or items to be purchased with donated funds will be coordinated by the University Librarian. All monetary donations will be received by the University Librarian for appropriate handling, recorded through the office of University Advancement and acknowledged by the Library. You can give online directly through University Advancement by selecting "Library" for the gift designation.

Donations of Books and Other Materials (In Kind)

Books and other physical materials are gratefully accepted by the Library with the following stipulations:

  1. The Library will add to the collection only those titles that are considered appropriate in terms of its current Collection Development Policy. Materials in poor physical condition, textbooks, most popular magazines, and most obsolete formats (cassettes, LPs, VHS, etc.) are not accepted.
  2. The Library will assume authority to discard, sell, or exchange all titles deemed inappropriate for addition to the collection unless the donor requests return of said materials.
  3. The Library will determine how all added gift materials will be cataloged and/or housed for use.
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