Friends of the Libraries – OHIO University Libraries

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The Friends of the Libraries was formed in 1979 to help fill the gap between external funding and the real cost of providing high-quality collections and services to the university community and beyond.

Photo by Bryan Thomas/Ohio University LibrariesSadie Skerak, a freshman in health administration, uses  the Libraries’ resources to work on a class assignment.

Become a Friend of Ohio University Libraries and help support OHIO’s excellence in teaching, learning and research. Members are individuals who, like you, understand that access to the Libraries’ resources enriches every aspect of academic excellence and innovative programs.

As a Friend, you will enjoy some of our benefits—read more in borrowing card privileges.

Sign up to today to be a Friend of the Ohio University Libraries by filling out this Membership Application. 

Memberships begin at $20 for students and seniors; and $30, $50, $100, $200, $500 or more for all other individuals. Contributions to the Friends are fully tax deductible.

For more information contact Financial Services at or call (740) 593-0003.


Photo by John Michael Simpson/Ohio University Libraries