Friends of the Libraries

​​​​​​​​​​​Friend of the Libraries is a friend of CMU.

The CMU Friends of the Libraries is a membership organization that supports, through contributions and engaged members, the programs of the University Library, the Clarke Historical Library, and Global Campus Library Services.


Become a Friend of the Libraries by honoring someone with a book. Learn more!

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We appreciate the support of all of our donors at any amount; however, a minimum one-time annual donation of $75.00 is requested to become a Friend of the LibrariesJoin no​w!

Contributions to the Friends of the Libraries aid the Libraries generally, and help support and nourish the academic programs of Central Michigan University. 

Membership in the Friends assists with:

  • the purchase of unique collections and items that otherwise could not be obtained, which supplements and strengthens existing collections
  • support for the library services that will add greater depth to the CMU academic experience
  • the developments of special library cultural programming such as guest speakers, discussion forums, exhibits, and films

Benefits of Friends Membership:

  • invitations to library-sponsored, general events;
  • invitations to special Friends events, such as the annual luncheon, receptions, and presentations;
  • behind-the-scene library tours;
  • the satisfaction of supporting the services and collections of CMU Libraries.

We appreciate the support of all of our donors at any amount; however, a minimum one-time annual donation of $75.00 is requested to become a Friend of the Libraries.

 
For more information regarding the
Friends of the Libraries
Organization, contact:

Office of the Dean of Libraries
(989) 774-3500 
Park Library  407
Central Michigan University, Mt. Pleasant, MI 48859



Past Friends of the Libraries Luncheon Dates and Presenters:


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5/17/2014 Charles C. Mann

6/8/2013 Paula McLain
5/19/2012 Robert Knapp

5/14/2011 Don Gonyea

5/22/2010 Dava Sobel

6/6/2009 Maria Arana

6/14/2008 Francis Blouin

6/16/2007 Jeffrey Brown

5/13/2006 David Broder

6/19/2005 Nicholas Basbanes

4/3/2004 Matthew Battles

4/12/2003 Andrew Isenberg


 

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