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Support the Libraries

Loyola University Chicago Libraries appreciate the generosity of our supporters.  Your participation and contribution allow us to facilitate the pursuit of knowledge and creativity through user-focused services and collections in an inviting, collaborative, and innovative environment.

Attend an Event

We welcome you to various programs and events that take place in our Lake Shore and Water Tower campuses.​

Donate Materials to our University Archives & Special Collections​

The University Archives area collects records and papers of the University community that help promote knowledge and understanding of the origins, programs, and goals of Loyola University Chicago. It also collects materials relevant to established collections. Please contact us via email or at 773.508.2661.​

Donate Records to the Women and Leadership Archives

The Women and Leadership Archives collects, preserves, and makes available permanently valuable records of women and women's organizations, which document women's lives, roles, and contributions. Please contact us via email or at 773.508.8837. 

Join the Friends of the Libraries​

Make a difference and support programs and events that foster an understanding and appreciation of Loyola University Chicago Libraries and its collections. Please email us or visit us online.​

Make a Monetary Gift​

Your financial support will make an immediate impact on the Libraries’ greatest needs. Please contact us if you would like to discuss your interests.

Make a Gift-in-Kind Donation

The University Libraries appreciates your consideration of donating books and materials. We welcome items that meet our collection guidelines and support the University’s teaching and research interests. Prior to making a decision, please contact our Associate Dean, Emma Heet, so that she can discuss your specific donation.