Join the Library Society

You are cordially invited to join the Library Society.

The mission of the Library Society is to support and strengthen the Library as the central academic resource for research, teaching, and learning at the University of Chicago.  Your involvement enables the Library Society to enrich a variety of essential Library programs.  Each year, the Society purchases significant scholarly works which enhance the collections.  The Society also sponsors Library preservation projects and exhibition catalogues. 

Library Society members enjoy:

  • invitations to Society-sponsored lectures, dinners, and exhibit openings
  • notice of special Library events
  • a subscription to the Library Society's newsletter
  • limited reference access to the Library's collections

Begin or renew your membership online or by calling 773.702.7695.