Friends of the Libraries
Literary Voices 2013 - A Smashing Success!
Garth Stein, author of The Art of Racing in the Rain delivered the keynote speech at Friends of the Libraries' eighth annual Literary Voices dinner. MORE>>
Friends of the Libraries, established in 1991, provides support by
- Promoting awareness of the Libraries within the community
- Stimulating financial support
- Encouraging and advocating for lifelong learning
Your gift to the Friends of the Libraries Fund supports
- Library Research Awards for Undergraduates
- Student Employee Scholarships
- Events, such as Literary Voices
- Friends of the Libraries Awards, which support the preservation and repair of rare and fragile materials, including books, maps, films, photographs and ephemera; the purchase of books, journals, digital media and equipment; and services and salaries for student employees for specific projects
Gifts of $100 or more per year qualify you for a borrowing card good at the University Libraries (does not include the Gallagher Law Library, Miller Horticulture Library, Interlibrary Loan (ILL) or remote access to UW-restricted databases.