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Friends of the Libraries support our vision and goals through membership and action. Your support will help us advance our mission to provide top-quality resources, services, and events for our students, faculty, and the greater Loyola community. Join us in making a difference and become a member today!

Membership Levels​

Basic Membership
Loyola students ($10) ​
Member ($50) ​

Borrowing Membership
Parent ($50) ​
Patron ($100)* ​
Sponsor ($250)** ​
Library Dean’s Circle ($1,000+)** ​

​Membership Benefits​

Basic Membership
Invitations to Friends events, special receptions, exhibit openings, and other programs. ​

Borrowing membership
Above, plus: Borrowing privileges for you (and your spouse or partner) at Cudahy and Lewis Libraries ​
Expanded access to library facilities beyond the current community-use policy.​
* includes onsite access to library facilities all open hours.
** includes reserved seating at Friends events and invitations to pre-event author receptions.

​​How to Join the Friends​

We offer a variety of easy ways to join or renew your membership:​

Online:  Go to LUC.edu/librariesgiving
By phone: Call us at 773.508.2641​
By mail:  Print out this form and send it with your payment to:​

Friends of the Loyola University Chicago Libraries​
Attention:  Molly Marz​
Loyola University Chicago, University Libraries​
1032 W. Sheridan Road, Chicago, IL 60660​


A membership year is defined as July 1 to June 30. Your membership gift is a tax-deductible donation to the extent allowed by law. For more information regarding the Friends of the Loyola University Chicago Libraries, please contact our office at 773.508.2641.